ELISA NETZER (b 1990 )
Elisa Netzer is one of Switzerland’s leading young harpists. After making her debut at the prestigious Lucerne Festival in 2017 with a solo recital, she represented Switzerland at the World Harp Congress in Hong Kong. She has given recitals in Hungary, Russia, Brazil, France, Germany, Italy, the UK and Spain, and has appeared as guest soloist with many orchestras including the Orchestra della Svizzera italiana, the Filarmonica Arturo Toscanini and the Orchestra Città di Vigevano. In 2013 she made her international solo debut in St Petersburg at the Hermitage Theatre with the Hermitage Orchestra, and was selected as a promising young soloist by the Musical Olympus Festival.
Elisa Netzer is a prizewinner of many international competitions including the Italian harp competition ‘Suoni d’arpa’, the Camac Harp Competition in London and the Antonio Salieri Competition. After graduating from the Parma Conservatoire in Italy, winning the ‘Best Graduate of Italian Conservatoire’ Award, Netzer completed a Master of Music with distinction at the Royal Academy of Music in London.