Anna Reinersman


Anna Reinersman, HarpCarolina Chamber Music Festival ANNA REINERSMAN, HARPIST, began her harp studies at the age of 7, holding her first position as Principal Harp for the Rocky Mountain Symphony in Utah at the age of 14. Praised by The New York Times as “an elegant harpist”, she performed extensively throughout New York and Boston before relocating to London in 2012. She has played the complete Ring Cycle with the Royal Opera House, London, and with the Metropolitan Opera, New York on their Grammy winning recording, as well as touring Japan with the Metropolitan Opera, playing “La Boheme” in 2011. Recent UK adventures include "Sleeping Beauty" on tour with the Birmingham Royal Ballet, and "Tosca" with Placido Domingo conducting at Covent Garden. She is the Principal Harpist for the New York Pops and has performed with the Orchestra of St. Luke’s, the Mostly Mozart Music Festival and the Green Mountain Opera Festival. Ms. Reinersman was in the pit for the recent Broadway revival of “On A Clear Day You Can See Forever” starring Harry Connick, Jr., and was the harpist for the entire run of the Broadway smash hit “The Producers”. She has toured the United States with the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra and maintains an active career as a chamber musician. Comfortable in a variety of musical settings, she has performed with such contemporary pop artists as Joni Mitchell, Diana Krall, Alicia Keyes, and the indie band Hem. Ms. Reinersman is also co-founder of the Carolina Chamber Music Festival and served as co-director for 11 years. She can be heard on the soundtrack of the most recent “The Producers” movie, the cast album for the Broadway revival of “Finian’s Rainbow”, and various other commercial recordings.