New! Get back on track: 1 month Musical Intensive with DianaUpgrade your musical practice and performance now
Are you a busy and dedicated musician who wishes there was a way to bypass years and years of practice but still get the same results? Don't worry, you are not alone. That's exactly why I have created this 1 month musical intensive, using proven methods to jumpstart your performance, increase your motivation, and deal with stage fright:
• Eight 30-minute private lessons (online/in person/combo)
• Homestudy assignments with feedback from teacher and community
• Online support via a private community page
• Performance opportunities
• Help finding your musical community
Get back on track, understand your personal practice/performance blueprint and set your course firmly for the future!
Much more to say - contact Diana by scheduling a consultation here
Harp and Piano - Performance & Lessons
Diana Rowan’s performances synthesize her passion for music, travel, history and culture with her decades of study, teaching, and composition. Diana offers a transforming experience for audiences and students, who find themselves inspired to go out into the world and create themselves. Diana integrates many traditions and cultures from the countries in which she has studied and lived, revealing her depth of respect for musical traditions plus an ability to innovate new musical forms. Holding a PhD in harp composition from the National Academy of Music, Bulgaria and an MM in Piano Performance, Diana has over 3 decades of training with some of the world's greatest teachers, over 20 years of teaching experience and a vast performance record. She currently performs worldwide as both a solo artist and as a collaborator, and is particularly interested in how music brings people back to themselves emotionally, physically, mentally and spiritually. www.dianarowan.com
Ya Elah, Eastern European women's vocal ensemble
Equal parts musical fireworks/healing ritual/rollicking good time, Ya Elah sparkles with the influence of Bulgarian village songs, Middle Eastern melodies, and more from the world's various musical traditions. Ya Elah aspires to inspire compassion among diverse cultures and hopes to help bring healing and a sense of wonder at the ways all have connected to the Divine.
Pagan Alliance Festival
I'm excited to co-host with Shay Black, as well as play some music with beloved collaborators!
This event is free, funded by Pagan Alliance fundraisers held throughout the year. Come join us for wonderful music, great speakers, dozens of vendors, and a broad assortment of events for the entire family!
FREE to the public Age limit: All ages
Piano Duo concert with Becky Trujillo
Yes, I play the piano too, and in fact it was my first instrument! Excited to share a fiery afternoon of piano duo repertoire by Brahms, Ravel, Debussy, Poulenc, Stoyanov and Stopschinski. I will be performing with one of my very best friends, Rebecca Trujillo, in Dennis Croda's large piano store, featuring different pianos for different composers!
Music that Moves Between Worlds solo harp
Free to the public, this concert will have a very special guest in sublime soprano Jennifer Paulino www.jenniferpaulino.com. Come hear our version of Titanium! Always a lovely afternoon at this concert series followed by reception.
FREE to the public
SF Silent Film Festival
Excited to be playing again with the world's leading silent movie composer/pianist Stephen Horne for "The Swallow & the Titmouse", a French silent from 1920.
Sommer Musik Fest
Honored to be teaching and performing at this legendary week-long music festival founded by a harpist we all have been influenced by so much, Rudiger Oppermann.
Northern Lights Harp Festival
Hello friends, I'm really excited to be teaching and performing at the Northern Lights Harp Fest in Ottawa, Canada Oct 2-4! The workshop topics and concerts are absolutely on point for today's harpist - performance psychology, many musical genres, composition & improv, working with small harps, and even a one-day therapeutic harp immersion program, to name a few - check out the schedule here http://www.northernlightsharpfest.com/schedule.html Early Bird Registration $285 ends on April 30. I'll be joined by Poppy DesClouds, Martha Gallagher, Gisèle & Robin, Michelle Gott, Timothy Harper, Ray Pool, Dee Sweeney and Harper Tasche - please check us out, we'd love to have you with us!