Jennifer Craig

Instructor of Harp

Jennifer Craig has served as principal harpist with the Oregon Symphony since 1970 and has been a featured soloist on many Oregon Symphony concerts during her tenure. She has also served as principal harp and soloist with the Oregon Bach festival (since 1991) and the Cascade Festival of Music (since 1999).

Ms. Craig has performed as a guest artist with the Portland Opera, the Britt and Sunriver music festivals, the Mt. Angel Bach Festival, the Oregon Mozart Players, and with chamber ensembles in Europe and on the East Coast. She has performed as principal harp with Chamber Music Northwest in Portland, and with the International Music Festival in Seattle.

Ms. Craig can be heard on numerous Oregon Symphony recordings and on the Oregon Bach Festival’s Grammy Award-winning recording of Pendercki’s Credo. She is featured in solo and ensemble performances on Ensemble Giverny’s Waterlilies which was voted one of Oregon’s best compact discs.

Ms. Craig is Instructor of Harp at Lewis & Clark College and is a harp coach for several youth orchestras.