Kay Kemper

Boca Raton, Florida USA

Listen to my music

Classically trained harpist and musician, Kay Kemper, has had over 30 years playing experience.

A graduate of the Cleveland Institute of Music, her teachers include Joan H. Ceo, Lucile Lawrence and Alice Chalifoux.

Kay has appeared with the Boston Symphony Orchestra and Boston Pops, the Milwaukee Symphony, the Atlanta Symphony, and the Orquesta Filarmonica de Caracas in Venezuala. She has also participated in the summer music festivals at the Interlochen National Music Camp, Tanglewood Music Festival, Eastern Music Festival and the Palm Beach Chamber Music Festival.

A versatile performer, Kay enjoys giving lecture recitals, playing chamber music or providing ambience with background music. She has performed on three cruise ships and seen many different ports around the world.

As an active freelance musician in South Florida since 1990, Kay performs regularly with the Palm Beach Opera Orchestra, Florida Grand Opera Orchestra, and the Southwest Florida Symphony in Ft. Myers, as well as various private functions in the area. She maintains a private teaching studio and just finished a four year term as President of the South Florida Chapter of the American Harp Society.


Weddings, Popular, and Harp with Other Instruments


Weddings and receptions

Specials occasions

Dinner music

Church services

Repertoire also includes music suitable for
traditional Jewish Ceremonies or Catholic
High Mass.

Private harp instruction and public harp
demonstrations available upon request.

  • Work
    • Freelance Musician