"Sandra Macher displays remarkable skills, a fantastic sound, quick technique, a good feeling in different styles, specially in French music“

(Margit-Anna Süß)

Dedicated to the harp ...

Sandra Macher is well-versed in the classical repertoire and the fields of New Music. She performs and records music dating from the 18th century to today's contemporary music as a soloist, orchestra member, and chamber musician.
She has two degrees in education and is a lecturer at the University of Music and Performing Arts Graz.

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... and beyond

Besides being a professional harpist, she has two degrees in education, primary school and music pedagogy.
In 2018, after 13 years of teaching, she founded her own private harp school, arpini, now arpini harp academy (2022), where she tutors students in one-to-one lessons, group settings, and also online via Skype.

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Trio Floreo

The Trio Floreo was founded in spring 2019 by the musicians Sandra Macher (harp), Charlotte Hirschberg (cello), and Katrin Fesel (clarinet). On June 28, 2019, they made their debut at the Redoute of the University of Music and Performing Arts.

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The arpini harp academy follows a unique pedagogical concept around the harp that ranges from music communication and early music education over harp lessons to excellence and personal expression on the instrument.
Furthermore, it is a central contact point for all questions around the harp and it offers individual independent consultations for students and parents as well as interested people to all instrumental-specific (pedagogical) issues.

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