CDs ARE HERE!
Ms. Rogers is delighted to announce the arrival of three new CDs:
on her debut vocal/harp solo album, featuring her unique covers and original compositions (available through firstname.lastname@example.org); as a guest artist with world-renowned drummer Rakalam Bob Moses on the contemporary improvisation CD “The Illuminated Heart” (available through Ra-Kalam Records / Native Pulse, LLC; and as a member of Encore! Handbell Ensemble on their new Christmas CD (available through Encore! Handbell Ensemble).
Virginia Rogers is a professional freelance harpist located in the Fox Valley region of Wisconsin. Ms. Rogers has a diverse repertoire spanning the genres of classical, jazz, pop, folk and world music, and her creative approach to playing the harp is much loved by audiences, directors and fellow musicians alike.
Ms. Rogers won third prize in the pedal harp division at the 2007 Lyon and Healy International Jazz and Pop Harpfest competition, and was the harpist for the Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island, MI, where she performed daily during the 2008 season. Prior to this, Virginia resided in Boston, MA, where she regularly played for tea at the Taj Boston Hotel in addition to performing at various other venues as a member of the Boston harp guild, The Gilded Harps.
Hear Virginia Rogers live in the Grey Rock Bar at the Heidel House Resort in Green Lake, WI.
2013 Summer Performing Schedule coming soon!
2012 Summer Season:
7-10pm. July 6, 7, 20, 21, August 10, 11, 24, 25, and September 7, 8, 21, 22.
(harp downstairs for Thanksgiving, Easter & Mother’s Day Brunch - (920) 294-3344 for more details)
“Virginia Rogers is one of the best and well-liked harpists to ever grace the Parlor at the Grand Hotel. She would be an asset on any stage in the world.” - Alex Graham, Graham Agency, Mackinac Island, MI
“The music was beautiful! It was exactly what we wanted. Walking down the aisle and hearing her play is one of my most vivid memories of our day. Virginia was flexible, knowledgeable and a pleasure to work with. Thank you so much for helping make our day special!” - Joanna O.