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2014 Virginia Parker Prize CBC Music Winner

Harpist Caroline Cole Wins The 2014 Virginia Parker Prize CBC Music.

Caroline Cole is a Peterborough, Ont., native, now living in New York City. She has a master’s degree from the Juilliard School and completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Toronto studying with Judy Loman, who praised her former student’s excellent aptitude and willingness to work for perfection in an email to CBC Music.

 Credits: Harpist Caroline Cole wins the 2014 Virginia Parker Prize – CBC Music

Congratulations, Caroline – well deserved

And here is Caroline accompanied by another harpist

 Here is what Caroline had to say on her victory!

“I’m proud to be from a country which advocates so strongly for its artists. It is a privilege to spend my life in the pursuit of making great music. Such a life is made possible by the support of organizations such as Canada Council for the Arts. ” Caroline Cole, 2014  Credits: Harpist Caroline Cole wins the Virginia Parker Prize – Canada News 

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My name is Amy McAllister and I am a harpist and singer based in Ireland. I toured internationally for four years but came home to record an album, which will be available later on this year or 2015.

The video below is from the Dance Masters tour of Germany.

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