Sponsored by Dr. Charles & Sandra Eldridge
Madeline Jarzembak is the Principal Harp of the Santa Cruz Symphony. A graduate of the Curtis Institute of Music, Madeline has performed as a member of the Philadelphia Orchestra and San Francisco Symphony among others. As a soloist, she performed with members of the Philadelphia Orchestra, Delaware Symphony, Symphony in C, Orchestra 2001, Philadelphia Classical Symphony and Independence Sinfonia. In 2009, Madeline was a finalist and awarded the "Jury's Diplome" at the International Harp Competition "Golden Harp" in St. Petersburg, Russia. Madeline won prizes at American Harp Society Competitions both National and Local. She performed at the Focus on Youth concerts at the World Harp Congress and on NPR's "From the Top". Madeline is currently studying at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music with Douglas Rioth.