Harpist Erica Messer combines classical prowess and popular music arrangements in performances both beautiful and boundary pushing. the Tallahassee, Florida native, now transplanted in the San Francisco Bay Area, lends her considerable talent to transforming how the harp is seen and heard. classically trained, Erica studied at the Musikhochschule in Vienna, Austria after completing a bachelor's degree of music at Valdosta State University. She is an experienced, professional and seasoned harpist and singer and has been playing professionally since 1997. erica is fully insured, which some venues require.
Erica also has a harp, vocals, bass guitar duo called StringPop Ensemble. StringPop uses technology to create percussive and vocal sound effects and weave them into vocal/Harp/electric bass arrangements of song covers from Fleetwood Mac to The Weekend. You’ve never heard a Harp played like this before!
A performance by Erica Messer could include any of the following:
- instrumental harp
- harp and vocals
- piano and vocals
- electric bass with any of the above
Erica loves taking requests but has hundreds if not thousands of songs already in her repertoire. It is extremely important to her that each client gets exactly what they want and is 100% satisfied at the end of any event.
Home Base: San Francisco