Harpist & Teacher

Lani Krantz

Performances

Most notable recent performances include:

♦ solo and duo recitals for the Silk Purse monthly concert series;

Music for Art

♦ performances with Il Divo, Josh Groban, Paul Potts (Britain’s Got

Talent Winner), Sarah McLachlan , Johnny Mathis.

a pre-dinner performance for Premier Christy Clark

performance of Jin Zhang’s “Little Suite for Erhu and Harp” with

erhu specialist, Rong Jun for the Opening Gala Concert of the

Eleventh World Harp Congress 

Lani’s playing can be heard on the soundtracks for the Disney

films; Space Buddies and Super Buddies as well as on the soundtrack

of the new Canadian tourist attraction; Fly over Canada.

♦ Lani accompanies solo singer/actress, Apollonia Vanova on her   
flute and harp

  

 Lani first performed with flutist Carol

Dymond in 1996 as part of a university

chamber ensemble and the two have

appeared together for recitals, concerts and

events since that time. Most recently, the

duo performed the Mozart Flute and Harp

Concerto with Sinfonia, Orchestra of the

North Shore.

 http://caroldymond.wordpress.com

 
Orchestral harpist / accompanist / Soloist

   Lani’s professional orchestral career began as Principal Harpist with the

Okanagan Symphony Orchestra. She is currently Principal Harpist with the

Vancouver Island Symphony and an extra with the Victoria Symphony, the

Vancouver Symphony Orchestra and the Lionsgate Sinfonia.

   Lani also performs with choral, opera and chamber ensembles such as,

Opera Appassionata, Pandora’s Vox, City Opera Vancouver and most

recently the Abendmusik Vesper Choir. 

   Lani has premiered a number of works by Canadian composers, including

 Timothy Pickett’s solo harp works “Printemps” and “Danza d’Estate”, which

were both dedicated to Lani and Jin Zhang’s works for Erhu and Harp.

    Lani’s solo playing encompasses many musical styles including folk, pop,

top 40 and jazz as well as classical, romantic and baroque. Lani works

regularly as a freelance entertainer for dinner parties, conventions, receptions

and house concerts.  Lani has also played for hundreds of wedding

ceremonies!

 

 

"Music gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything." Plato

 

 


 

For more audio/video samples, follow this link to harpconcert.com

Upcoming Performances

Friday, Oct 13 at 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Sunday, Oct 15 at 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Thursday, Oct 19 at 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday, Oct 21 at 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

 

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