Friday, June 21

Theme: inspiring excellence through Stories & Ideas


All events held at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts in Winston-Salem


8:00AM - 7:00PM

Watson Hall Lobby

Registration & AHS Artist Sales Table

8:30AM - 9:20AM

Eisenburg Social Hall

Workshop: Eurthythmics, Developing Your Musical Intuition & Ideas through Physical Movement with Rachel Lee Hall.

8:30AM - 9:20AM

Welcome Center

Workshop: Creating Musicians, Teaching Beyond the Harp with Anne Sullivan.

8:30AM - 10:20AM

Watson Hall

Masterclass: Myths & Legends: Celtic/Lever Harp Repertoire with Nikolaz Cadoret.


Crawford Hall

Lecture-Recital: That’s So Extra, Playing the Harp While Singing, Percussing, Acting, and More with Lilac 94 & Rosanna Moore.

9:30AM - 10:20AM

Eisenburg Social Hall

Workshop: Ease and Presence: Prevent Injury, Reduce Stress & Increase Productivity through Alexander Technique with Corinne Cassini.

Attendees will be able to sign-up for 15 minute private sessions from 11:30AM-1:00PM

10:30AM - 11:30AM

Watson Hall

Concert: Folklore & Fairy Tales with Alyssa Reit & Grace Wepner Ludtke.


The Well in Hanes Student Commons

Lunch Activity (Walk-in): Mastering the Knots. Release the ‘knots’ with complimentary chair massages provided by John Wepner and Wepner Wellness Therapy and tighten the ‘knots’ with hands-on string tying practice with Camp Innovation counselors.

1:15PM - 2:45PM

Watson Hall

Masterclass: Musical Storytelling: Solo, Orchestra & Ballet excerpts with Marguerite Lynn Williams.

1:15PM - 2:45PM

Eisenburg Social Hall

Masters Series Forum (TED-talk style): Storytelling as a Creative Technique for Memorization, Presentations & Collaborations with Amber Carpenter, Rebecca Reinhard Foreman & Alyssa Reit.

1:15PM - 2:45PM

Crawford Hall

Workshop: Electric Harp & Improvisation with Nikolaz Cadoret.

3:00PM - 3:30PM & 3:45PM - 4:15PM

Pick 2 Sessions

Master Series (Panel Discussions):

Effective Grant Writing with Kela Walton & Ingrid Keller, Eisenburg Social Hall

Harp Teaching Repertoire & Maintaining a Private Studio with Angela Schwarzkopf, Alaina Graiser & Calista Koch, Watson 168

Mastering Your College Music Audition with Jaymee Haefner & Lynne Aspnes, Welcome Center

Musicians Health & Wellness with Corinne Cassini, Laura Stephan, John Wepner, Library 4th Floor

Preparing for Competitions & Recitals with Maria Luisa Rayan, Ann Yeung & Abigail Kent, Library Auditorium

Turning Your Music Passion into Income with Jessica Siegel, Megan Sesma & Lynnelle Ediger, Hood Recital Hall

4:30PM - 5:30PM

Watson Hall

Concert: Young Composers Project: Featured Composers in Recital.

Reception to follow in Watson Hall Lobby

7:30PM - 9:00PM

Crawford Hall

Concert: The Power of Music Storytelling with Elisabeth Remy Johnson & Chicago Harp Quartet.

Public tickets for $25 each will be available through the UNCSA Box Office

Reception to follow in Eisenburg Social Hall sponsored by the North Carolina Harp Ensemble