After years of playing, teaching, and performing, Phyllis Hoffman is the name Kansas Citians associate with Professional Harpist. Phyllis is an extremely gifted harpist who loves sharing her music with the public. She is wonderful and entertaining when performing in ensemble or playing solo.
Phyllis plays anything from classical to contemporary, from Irish to Scottish. Her beautiful style of playing makes her a favorite for brides-to-be when making their wedding plans. Her music creates the perfect atmosphere at company get-togethers, special anniversaries, bar mitzvahs, and gallery openings.
Phyllis began studying harp at the precious age of five. After attending Brandeis University and earning her degree from University of Kansas, she returned to her hometown of Kansas City. She has played with the Kansas City Philharmonic, John Tesh, the Billy Taylor Trio, the Kansas City Camerata, and even the Manhattan Transfer.
Phyllis's long and varied musical accomplishments can be viewed on her resume. She spends her time loading up one of her gleaming gold harps into the back for her van and driving to performances and events all around the midwest.
Phyllis's great personality and easy-going style make her the best choice for every event. She loves playing for people and making their special days into cherished memories.
Phyllis is always willing to learn new material. If you have something special that you would like for her to perform at your event, discuss it with her. There's a better-than-even chance that she knows it.
Phyllis Hoffman-Platt (Harp)