Harpist Anne Roos performed on the 2015 GRAMMY® Award-winning album, Winds of Samsara (Best New Age Album). She received WeddingWire’s Couple’s Choice Award® for the fifth year in a row. Her harp music flew around the world on United Airlines. Anne played for dignitaries, including the Lord Mayor of Dublin Ireland. Listen to her music on the National Public Radio (NPR) show, “How to Do Everything”, and see her TV performances on YouTube. Her performances at concerts, black tie events, school and university programs, wine-tastings, music festivals, and weddings number in the thousands. Anne Roos has played her eclectic mix of music on the Celtic harp for more than thirty years.
Anne is comfortable playing the harp just about anywhere—on stage in front of large audiences and for small, intimate gatherings, such as house concerts. She performs with a finely crafted wooden harp, or a state-of-the-art lightweight, ten-pound carbon fiber harp, which can go places that no harp could go before.
Anne Roos is a many-faceted performer who excels at playing a wide variety of music styles. Choose your music for your event, and Anne will deliver with the professionalism and musicianship that you expect.
Anne’s ability to play a wide variety of music on the Celtic harp is what sets her apart from other musicians. Her playlist ranges from the expected—traditional Celtic, Early, Renaissance, folk, world and classical music—to the unexpected—modern popular music, including Broadway standards, movie themes, country, and Disney themes. Then there are the uber-unexpected tunes that often cause jaws to drop when Anne plays them: tunes by the Beatles, Metallica, Nirvana, Led Zeppelin, Sting, Lynyrd Skynyrd, and more. Her skilled renditions and flexibility make Anne a popular and much sought after musician for all types of events. She particularly enjoys the challenge of audience requests.
Home Base: San Francisco