Meg Rodgers comes from a varied and unique musical background.
She started piano lessons at the age of 4, flute lessons at
9 years, harp lessons at 13, and trombone at 14. She continued
to study all of these instruments at the collegiate level
branching out into jazz as well as classical.
After deciding on harp as her major, Meg went on to earn
a Bachelor’s Degree in Harp Performance from DePauw
University with Harriet Moore and a Master’s Degree
in Harp Performance from Northwestern University with Elizabeth
Cifani. She also studied in Vienna, Austria with Adhelaide
Blovsky-Miller, Principal Harpist of the Vienna State Opera
as well as spending a summer at the Salzedo Harp Colony studying
under Miss Alice Chalifoux.
Meg has performed in ensembles for artists such as: Amy Grant,
Dennis DeYoung, the Three Irish Tenors, Clay Aiken and recently
completed a 7 concert tour of China with the South Shore Orchestra.
She is a member of the LaPorte Symphony (as well as orchestra
liaison) and performs with the Rockford, IL Symphony as well
as many other orchestras in Michigan and Indiana. Meg is active
as a freelance harpist (known for playing Metallica on request)
in Michigan, Indiana, and Illinois and as a private instructor
in Southwest Michigan.