Alison Simpson
Conservatory Teacher Email: msimpson@rider.edu
Phone Number: 609-921-7104
Office Location:
Princeton Hall

Mailing Address:
101 Walnut Lane Princeton, NJ 08540
Role: 
Faculty
Title: 
Conservatory Teacher
Email: 
msimpson@rider.edu
Phone Number: 
609-921-7104
Mailing Address: 
101 Walnut Lane Princeton, NJ 08540
Office Location: 
Princeton Hall

Alison Simpson graduated from the Cleveland Institute of Music with a Bachelor of Music in Harp Performance and from Wheaton College with a Bachelor of Arts in European History. She spent 13 summers at the Salzedo Summer Harp Colony studying with Alice Chalifoux.

Ms. Simpson is a freelance professional harpist in the tri-state area, performing with area symphonies and choral societies. She was a former solo performer with the young audience of New Jersey and was a frequent entertainer on the Luxury Liner Queen Elizabeth 2. She performs regularly in a harp duo called Harps Afire and has a CD by the same name. Alison served three terms as president of the Philadelphia Chapter of the American Harp Society and was co-chair for the 2004 National Harp Conference. She teaches at Westminster Conservatory and maintains a private studio in Doylestown, PA.