Faculty - Heidi Soons

Heidi Soons

Heidi Soons, Affiliate Artist

  • B.A (Performance - Harp), University of Vermont
Contact Information
E-mail: Department of Music & Dance
Phone: 802-893-4916

Heidi Soons is a native of Englewood, New Jersey, and she started harp lessons at age eleven with Jane Weidensaul. She played in the New Jersey Youth Orchestra and spent a summer at the Brevard Music Center in North Carolina. She spent many years playing programs in the schools as part of the VSO SymphonyKids harp duo, "93 Strings."

Groups accompanied: Principal harpist with the Vermont Symphony Orchestra since 1978

Memorable performances: Solo performances have included appearances with the Killington Music Festival, the Dartmouth Chamber Orchestra, and the Vermont Symphony Orchestra.

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D. Thomas Toner, Department Chair
Paul Asbell, Jazz Guitar
Steve Blair, Jazz Harmony
Joe Capps, Jazz Guitar
Nadine Carpenter, Oboe
Adrian Carr, History
Tom Cleary, Jazz Piano
Sarah Cullins, Voice
Amber deLaurentis Cleary, Jazz Voice
Melissa Dickerson, Voice
Steve Ferraris, Djembe
David Feurzeig, Theory
Anne Janson, Flute
Patricia Julien, Theory, Jazz
Steve Klimowski, Clarinet
Yutaka Kono, Orchestra
Matt LaRocca, Piano, Theory
John Mantegna, Guitar
Brian McCarthy, Saxophone

Andrew Moroz, Jazz Trombone
David Neiweem, Voice, Choirs, Organ
Natalie Neuert, Arts Management
Paul Orgel, Piano
Sylvia Parker, Piano, Theory
Stuart Paton, Taiko Drumming
Suzanne Polk, Cello
Evelyn Read, Violin/Viola
Patricia Riley, Music Ed.
Chris Rivers, Wind Ensemble
John Rivers, Jazz Bass
Lori Salimando-Porter, trombone
Jeff Salisbury, Drums
Wayne Schneider, History
Heidi Soons, Harp
Clyde Stats, History
Alex Stewart, Jazz
Emily Taubl, Cello
Joshua Thompson, Horn
William Tilley, Bass
D. Thomas Toner, Band, Percussion
Ray Vega, Trumpet, Jazz
Jason Whitcomb, Trumpet
Zach Williamson, sound production
Julie Wolfe, bassoon