JAZZ HARP GREAT PARK STICKNEY

IN CONCERT DURING EDINBURGH HARP FESTIVAL APRIL 6 - 8, 2013

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"ONE OF THE MOST VERSATILE MASTERS OF THE HARP ON THE INTERNATIONAL SCENE TODAY"

Park Stickney is a performer whose melodic jazzy style will change any stuffy impressions you may have about the harp. His variety and depth of repertoire, humor & vitality on stage and unbelievable ease at the harp make Park one of the most sought after jazz harpists of his time.
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"PARK ALWAYS IMPARTS HIS OWN BRAND OF MUSICALITY TO HIS ADORING AUDIENCES"

Park is constantly in motion, following a meandering multicolored path, giving solo concerts throughout Europe and the U.S. He is visiting professor of jazz harp at the Royal Academy of Music in London, the Conservatoire National Supérieur Musique et Danse in Lyon, and at the Haute École de Musique in Lausanne and teaches at many conservatories world-wide including Juilliard, Paris, Munich, Trinity College (London), Berklee (Boston) and Glasgow.

Last Minute Blues played by the LWD

"A MUST-SEE MUSICIAN!"

Park Stickney explodes all myths about the harp with jubilation & musical taste. His melodic jazzy style flows from energetic & gritty to sensitively glorious. In concert, Stickney steers his pedal harp gleefully between genres, stamping them all with his trademark limber and improvisatory style.

PARK STICKNEY IN CONCERT WITH COLUMBIAN JAZZ HARPIST EDMAR CASTANEDA

Saturday, April 6th 2013 at 7:30pm

294 Colinton Road

Edinburgh, Midlothian

Park Stickney returns to the festival concert stage with his inimitable mix of off-road music and out there humor. Park will tackle any music he loves during this performance, from jazz to traditional, rock to classical, creating a melodious arrangement which always inspires gasping awe amongst harp players and music lovers alike. From favorites like The Pink Panther, Where's Mary Ford and So What to his own beautiful compositions, Park will surely follow his own muse to wherever it may lead him.

PARK STICKNEY: JAZZ HARP

Listen to Park on SOUNDCLOUD

Available for solo and trio concerts, private & masterclasses.
Read Park's article about "Deep Fried Haggis in Edinburgh".
Contact Park Stickney for live or virtual interviews with or without harp.