Krista Padgett - Harpist
Are you looking for a harpist for your next event? Do you want delightful music chosen just for you? Please take your time to browse my site. Let me know how I can help you fill Kentucky with the resonating sounds of my graceful harp strings...
What kind of music do I play?
I am a Romantic at heart and have so much fun playing for weddings and adding to the ambiance of banquets and events.I love my job. My specialty is personalizing your music to the theme of your dreams. My repertoire includes: Classical, Sacred, Irish Folk,Gaelic, Disney, Broadway, Movie Themes and Contemporary Ballads. I was trained in NYC and Europe and have over eighteen years experience.
Examples of events include weddings (rehearsal dinner, ceremony, shower, reception - cocktail hour and/or dinner), parties (birthday, anniversary, Christmas/holiday, corporate), services (church, christening, funeral), and many other (open house, fundraising banquets, conventions). My harp repertoire has something for everyone.
Where am I located?
I am blessed to live in the quaint college town of Wilmore, in Jessamine County, Kentucky. My home studio is just 12 minutes south of Fayette County.
Where do I travel to play the harp for weddings and events?
My regular travel radius for performances is about 50 miles.
Farther distances or travel times may incur a fee.
My bookings find me in: Georgetown, Lexington, Nicholasville, Wilmore, Danville, Versailles, Harrodsburg
Fayette, Jessamine, Boyle, Mercer, Scott, Woodford and Garrett counties.
Past venues have included some unique events at Keeneland, Churchill Downs, Red Mile, Talon Winery, Steeplegate, Chrisman Mill Vineyard and Winery, The Hunt-Morgan House, The Bodley-Bullock House, Hyatt, The Mansion at Marriott Griffin Gate, Embassy Suites, R.J. Corman Hanger, Asbury University and Seminary, Shaker Village (as an Elven Harpist for the J.R.R.Tolkien Convention), and of course the local horse farms, churches and bed & breakfasts.