Juan Pablo Contreras + Gerónimo Giménez
LACO SUMMERFEST 2021:
Born in the Bay Area, Elisabeth Zosseder graduated with her Bachelor of Music in harp performance from the Colburn School Conservatory of Music and Master of Music in harp performance from the University of Southern California Thornton School of Music, where she studied with JoAnn Turovsky.
She has performed professionally with the Berlin Philharmonic, Los Angeles Opera, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, Los Angeles Master Chorale, and the Ebéne Quartet, as well as artists such as mezzo-soprano Sasha Cooke, Plácido Domingo, Sir Simon Rattle, Gustavo Dudamel, James Conlon, and Esa-Pekka Salonen, to name a few. She has also appeared with popular artists such as Randy Newman, Daniel Emmet, and Gloria Trevi. Ms. Zosseder recently returned from two years of studying in Germany with Berlin Philharmonic principal harpist Marie-Pierre Langlamet, receiving her second Master of Music specializing in orchestral harp performance from the Universität der Künste Berlin.
In addition to her musical pursuits, Elisabeth enjoys West Coast Swing dancing, hiking, spending time at the beach, and cooking vegan dishes and desserts.