The Debussy Trio

Marcia in black dress

LATEST NEWS: “FEATURED HARPIST”

Marcia Dickstein has received special recognition, screen credit as “Featured Harpist” on the 2018 major film, First Man, the life story of Neil Armstrong. She, with husband Fred Vogler, attended the opening at the IMAX in Los Angeles. When you see the film you will hear the harp as a major part of the film score.

Marcia Dickstein | Harp

A world-renowned harpist, Marcia has been enticing new audiences to harp in chamber music and solo with orchestra, and inspiring composers to write new works for harp in classical and jazz genres, for many years. Founder/Artistic Director of The Debussy Trio, she has performed worldwide, in the United States, Canada, Europe, Scandinavia, and Japan, over NPR radio, PBS, and numerous TV channels.

Adjunct Professor of Harp at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, and Westmont College, Santa Barbara, CA, Marcia holds master classes throughout the United States and maintains a private studio in Los Angeles. Her transcriptions and scholarly editions of solo and chamber music for professional and student harpists are published by Fatrock Ink Music Publishers. Marcia has been featured as solo and chamber music harpist at festivals, on over 400 film scores, on television, and as a recording artist. Her most recent recordings with the Trio are Angles of Angeles and Three by Three which feature 15 new works especially written for The Debussy Trio. Chill Dog (Pupsnap Music), her original harp improvisations, is relaxing for puppies and their owners.

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MARCIA'S CREDITS

Solo with Orchestra/Chorus:

  • Geneva, Switzerland
  • Glendale, CA
  • Los Angeles Master Chorale
  • Louisville
  • New West, CA
  • San Francisco
  • Seattle
  • South Bay, CA
  • Roger Wagner Chorale
  • William Hall Chorale

Film/TV: (sample list)

  • First Man
  • La La Land
  • Star Wars: Rogue
  • Moana
  • Indiana Jones 4
  • Toy Story 1-3
  • Matrix 1-3
  • Memoirs of a Geisha

Festivals:

  • Alaska
  • Oregon
  • New Mexico

Awards:

  • Aaron Copland Fund
  • National Endowment of the Arts
  • Meet the Composer, USA
  • US Fund at International Festivals
  • California Arts Council
  • Department of Cultural Affairs Los Angeles
  • Presser Foundation of Pennsylvania
  • Times Mirror Los Angeles

Tours:

  • United States
  • Canada
  • Europe
  • Japan
  • Scandinavia

Broadcasts:

  • St. Paul Sunday
  • Performance Today
  • Voice of America
  • 200 NPR Stations
  • National PBS television