Heart Beat Concert Series: Bethany Evans, Harp
Monday, September 26, 2016, 11:30AM
Walla Walla General Hospital Lobby
1025 South 2nd Avenue
Bethany Evans, a native of Salem, Oregon, began her music studies at age five. She began studying the harp four years later and found her passion. She received a Bachelor of Music in Harp Performance from the University of Arizona summa cum laude and graduated with a 4.0 from the University of Oregon's Master of Music program in Harp Performance. Ms. Evans also has a law degree from Willamette University College of Law. She has performed extensively throughout Europe and the United States and has multiple award-winning recordings. She has an active private teaching studio and recently joined the faculty of Western Oregon University as harp instructor as well as performing with orchestras around the northwest and at numerous private functions. Her favorite job is being a mom to her five-year old daughter and three-year old son.
About Heart Beat:
In the 2014-2015 season, the Walla Walla Symphony launched a new music and wellness initiative titled "Heart Beat," sponsored by Walla Walla General Hospital (WWGH). This program provides performances in the hospital for patients and their caregivers. The 2016-2017 season will feature five performances throughout the year.