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Diana Stork has been well known in the international harp world for over two decades for her eclectic style which incorporates ethnic, classical and contemporary harp traditions. Based in the San Francisco Bay area, Diana has performed for such diverse groups as the Line’s Contemporary Ballet, the Maihar Orchestra of Maestro Ali Akbar Khan, and the Peace Ceremony of Thich Nhat Hahn at Grace Cathedral.
Diana has toured Europe and the US performing world music and original compositions since 1987. She performs as a soloist, and in ensembles such as the duo TWIN HARPS with Cheryl Ann Fulton (modern lever and Medieval harps), the fusion trio GEIST (World music), with singer Ruth Cunningham (Sacred music), and the Celtic harp trio TRISKELA.
She has been playing for years for numerous events and receptions such as weddings, private parties, dance and theatrical performances, churches, libraries, childrens events, benefits, and afternoon teas. Her large repertoire consists of Celtic, Latin and other world music styles, Hindustani ragas, European Classical, Medieval and Renaissance, and some popular tunes. She is also known for her original compositions for the harp, many which have been written specifically for weddings.
She can be heard on dozens of albums including HARPESTRY on Universal Records, and SACRED LIGHT on the At Peace Music label.
Diana has been the Director of the MULTICULTURAL MUSIC FELLOWSHIP, a 501 c3 California non-profit since its inception in 1999. MCMF works to bridge cultures through the Festival of Harps concert series, and numerous educational activities such as the Bay Area Youth and Mission Harp Ensembles.