Education:

Chicago College of Performing Arts, Roosevelt University                                
Master of Music (Orchestral Studies, Harp)                                                    
2003
Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester        
Bachelor of Music (Harp Performance)                                                          
2001
Performer’s Certificate                                                                                   
2001
Arts Leadership Certificate                                                                             
2001

Principal Instructors:

Kathleen Bride, Eastman School of Music        
Sarah Bullen, Chicago Symphony Orchestra/Roosevelt University
Artis deVolt, Soloist                                
Ursula Kwasnicka, Syracuse Symphony        

Orchestral Experience:

Lyric Opera of Chicago                Principal Harp                                2011-
present
Chicago Symphony Orchestra      Substitute Principal Harp         2008-2009
season
New World Symphony                Principal Harp                                   2006-
2008
Minnesota Orchestra                    First Call Substitute Harp                2008-
present
Colorado Music Festival Orchestra Principal Harp                              2006-
present
Ars Viva Symphony                     Principal Harp                                2009-
present
Chicago Symphony Orchestra       Substitute Harp                              2002-
present
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra   Substitute Harp                              2004-
present
St. Louis Symphony Orchestra      Substitute Principal Harp                2012-
present
Phoenix Symphony Orchestra       Substitute Harp                              2007-
present
San Diego Symphony Orchestra    Substitute Harp                              2007-
present
Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra  Substitute Harp                              2007-
present
Civic Orchestra of Chicago            Principal Harp                                  2004-
2006
DuPage Opera Orchestra               Principal Harp                                  2001-
2006
New Philharmonic                        Principal Harp                                  2001-
2006
Ravinia Festival Orchestra             Substitute Harp                                 2003-
2006
Joffrey Ballet Orchestra                  Substitute Harp                                 2005-
2006

Other Experience:

Chicago Harp Quartet                   Founder/Harpist                           2012-
present
Chicago Harp Ensembles               Founder/Director                          2010-
present
Lyrica Trio                                    Harpist                                         2008-
present
International Chamber Artists        Harpist                                          2006-
present
University of Miami, Frost School of Music Harp Professor                   2006-
2008
Project Copernicus Ensemble         Harpist                                          2006-
present
Private Harp Studio                       Harp Instructor                             2001-
present
Marguerite Lynn Williams
marguerite@mlwharp.com
773-791-7520

Chicago Harpist ~ Marguerite Lynn Williams
~ Professional musician in Chicago, IL~

Providing elegant harp music for wedding ceremonies and special events.
Harp Lessons, party entertainment, classical, jazz, Celtic and chamber music.
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