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Anne Roos
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Attended University of California, Los Angeles
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Photo with GRAMMY® Award winner Ricky Kej and his wife. So nice to have some time to visit with them Sunday!
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Loved performing at Ed and Sandie's wedding at the historic Thunderbird Lodge on Lake Tahoe last Saturday. Yes, that's 1920s style dress to fit the history of the lodge. #weddingharpist   #harpist

Special thanks to Kerry Hawk of Blue Sky Events
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Here's my silly video to introduce my mission--Please help me in the comment section below.
https://youtu.be/ZvD1rnKAeSI
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Ha! We've got a location for the next video shoot...Stay tuned!
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Great photo taken when I presented a Renaissance music assembly at Lake Tahoe School. Special thanks to @LTS_Bobcats. Contact me to perform at your kids' school.
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For Reservations: Phone 775-782-6644, ext. 249
or email sfulstone@genoalakes.com

Relax to Anne Roos' performance of beautiful music on the Celtic harp as you enjoy brunch with mom, friends, and family at Genoa Lakes Golf Club and Resort, in the Lakes Course Pavilion. Bring your music requests and celebrate!

Fresh flowers for mom, too :-)

Members: $30, Non-Members: $35, Kids 12 and under: $19
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Another lovely photo from Saturday's wedding at the Thunderbird Lodge at Lake Tahoe. Special thanks to Kerry Hawk, of Blue Sky Events, for her superb coordination abilities, and thank you to my roadie, Hunter, for taking this photo.
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Great time performing for Mother's Day Brunch at Genoa Lakes Golf Club. Looking forward to playing there again, soon. Thank you, Tammy, for the lovely photos.
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Thank you to my friend Marc Gunn,  host of the Irish & Celtic Music Podcast, for including my music in his Earth Day episode: http://celticmusicpodcast.com/2015/205-earth-day/
Podcast: Download (Duration: 1:01:37 — 56.4MB). Yesterday was Earth Day and I wanted to celebrate our great planet with some great indie Celtic music from Bruce Boyd, Naomi's Fancy, Karan Casey, NightinGael, Jed Marum, Dene Foye, Anne Roos, Bedlam, Michael Black, The Indulgers, Emerald Rose, ...
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And thank you, again, Garrett, for the great review at http://www.gigsalad.com/anne, too!
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Thank you, Garrett, for the great review of my services at your wedding. http://www.weddingwire.com/vendors/ratings/2117422?utm_campaign=Vendor+System+Email&utm_medium=Email&utm_source=ExactTarget 
Congratulations to you and Stephani!
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Mother's Day Brunch
Sun, May 10, 10:30 AM PDT
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Loved performing for the students at Lake Tahoe School, Incline Village, grades 1-5. http://www.laketahoeschool.org/2015/05/grammy-award-winning-harpist-brings-the-renaissance-alive-at-lts/

I'd be happy to perform at an assembly at your kids' school, too. 
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Celtic Harpist and Copywriter for the Internet and Beyond, Director of Content Development for MooreThanSEO.com.
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  • Celtic Harp Music by Anne Roos
    Celtic Harpist, present
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http://www.celticharpmusic.com #Harpist on #GRAMMY® Award Winning Album, Winds of Samsara. Published Author/Copywriter/Blogger at http://www.yourwebwriter.com
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Harpist on the 2015 GRAMMY® Award Winning Album "Winds of Samsara" (Best New Age Album)

"Beautiful music!" -- United Airlines Inflight Music Service

"Anne plays what is without a doubt the finest Celtic Harp version of Stairway to Heaven ever made." -- Ian Chillag, Producer and Co-Host, "How to Do Everything" radio show, NPR

"The Celtic harp is a wonderful instrument, and in the hands of Anne Roos, is absolutely mesmerizing." -- Corey Taratuta, co-host of the Irish Fireside Podcast

Anne Roos' music has flown around the world on United Airlines. Anne has played for dignitaries, such as the Lord Mayor of Dublin Ireland. And her performances at concerts, corporate events, wineries, festivals, and weddings number in the thousands. Anne Roos has played her eclectic mix of music on the Celtic harp for more than twenty years. Her music was even featured on United Airlines Inflight Music Service. Anne is the harpist on the 2015 GRAMMY® nominated album, "Winds of Samsara" (Best New Age Album).

Listen to an early episode to NPR's "How to Do Everything", and you'll hear co-host Ian Chillag play Anne's version of "Stairway to Heaven", saying "Anne plays what is without a doubt the finest Celtic harp version of 'Stairway to Heaven' ever made.’" Funny, because there may be no other recorded versions of this tune on the Celtic harp out there.

Her live TV performances have received thousands of views on YouTube. Anne's good-natured versatility on the harp has won the hearts of TV anchors, who seem to find great delight in placing Anne in odd situations to play the harp--inside an elevator for live elevator music, and inside a shower (no water running!). When Anne asked Cody Stark, the host at Good Day Sacramento, if the station had a helicopter where she could play, he retorted, "Don't tempt me to put you on the roof of the TV station next time!"

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. Not the picky diva, she can perform 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. "I'm waiting for someone to ask me to play harp in a hot air balloon!" she says.

Anne's music education includes theory courses at UCLA (where she also earned a degree in Mathematics). She has taught music for the Los Angeles Unified School District and  continues to teach: Anne offers Celtic harp lessons to anyone in the world via Skype.

Her ability to play a wide variety of music on the Celtic harp is what sets Anne apart from other musicians. Her repertoire 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's 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 being challenged with audience requests.

Anne's six commercially available albums are unique--Several of them are packaged as little books with CDs tucked neatly into the back page. She recognizes that her listeners enjoy reading about the background of the music on her CDs. Anne also collaborated with an ensemble of musicians on these albums, and she looks forward to playing with other musicians on stage. "It's fun to hear the creation of music organically, just for a specific performance. I love to see how the Celtic harp will blend with other instruments."

You’ll find Anne’s CDs available to sample and purchase at her website, CelticHarpMusic.com. You can also view her ever-growing repertoire list there, too. Her products are also available at amazon.com. Downloads can be found at iTunes.

For more information regarding my music please visit me at Celtic Harp Music by Anne Roos

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Anne is also a copywriter for the Internet and beyond! As an experienced author of two books published by Hal Leonard Books, and and experienced blogger, she also works with visionASP.com, helping to provide verbiage for the websites they create. She is also the Director of Content Development at Moore Than SEO.

Anne's copy writing business provides technical and non-technical articles at YourWebWriter.com. She provides:

• Articles for brochures, marketing and advertising products and services
• Articles for Website, backlink, blog, and niche article creation for SEO
• Social network profile creation
• Material for newsletters, blogs, & social networking
• Ghostwriting
• Development of manuals and guides
• Proofing and editing
• Product descriptions for catalogs and online stores
• Database management







Bragging rights
Anne plays harp on the 205 GRAMMY® Award winning album, "Winds of Samsara" (Best New Age Album). Anne is also a kareteka, a student of the Okinawan arts of Isshin-ryu and Ryu-kyu Kempo with the application of Kyusho-jitsu (pressure point self-defense).
Education
  • University of California, Los Angeles
    Mathematics, 2012
  • North Hollywood High School
  • National University, Los Angeles
Recording engineer extraordinaire Michael Eardley made the recording process easeful for me, enabling me to hand in my best performances for recording purposes. It was such a joy working with Michael and Catherine at Tanglewood that I can't wait to record there again. There's a reason why his recording work has received a GRAMMY® nod. Bravo Tanglewood Productions!
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