About Me

Liana Alpino
 

Liana Alpino is a professional harpist based in Nashville, TN where she maintains an active performing schedule and a private teaching studio. She graduated from Belmont University in 2015 where she became the first harpist to achieve a Bachelor of Music in Commercial Music. She also earned a minor in Classical Harp Performance and a Bachelor of Business Administration in Music Business.

 

Alpino regularly performs for weddings, special events, recording sessions, and with artists throughout Middle Tennessee. She has had the opportunity to perform with artists such as Keith and Kristyn Getty, Kathy Mattea, ABBA’s original band members and Roy “Futureman” Wooten. A seasoned orchestral performer, Alpino regularly performs as second harpist with both Paducah Symphony Orchestra and Orchestra Kentucky Bowling Green. In her spare time, she passionately composes new works for harp, as well as working on her signature pop music arrangements for the harp. Her sheet music can be found on Harp Column Music and Sheet Music Plus.

 

Her most recent honors include winning Grand Prize in the Adult Category of The Nashville Philharmonic Orchestra’s 2021 Concerto Competition, being elected President of the Nashville Harp Society in 2021, having her original composition “Sueno” chosen as a winner of the 2021 Atlanta Harp Center Composition Competition, writing two article for the 2021 issues of Harp Column Magazine, and being featured on Channel 4 News for her 2020 neighborhood driveway concerts.

 

Outside of performing, Alpino enjoys working for a music venue in Nashville, as well as working as the Social Media Manager and Administrative Assistant for Harp Column, where she is known for her music blogs.

 

Alpino is currently accepting harp students of all ages and skill levels.

 

Special Performances:

 

Orchestra Kentucky, The Planets (2017)

Nashville Symphony Free Day of Music – Featured Performer with World Fiddle Ensemble (2016)

Orchestra Kentucky, The Music of Abba (2016)

Tennessee Performing Arts Center Gala – Featured Performer (2016)

The Legend of Zelda Tour - Memphis date (2016)

Tokens Radio Show – Featured Performer with World Fiddle Ensemble (2016)

Christmas at Belmont (PBS televised) (2010-2016)

Murfreesboro Symphony Orchestra, Made in America! (2015)

Meridian Symphony Fun Fest – Featured Performer with World Fiddle Ensemble (2014-2015)

NafME National Conference, Selected Performer (2014)