Belle Coty is a passionate harpist from Grand Rapid, MI that started playing in 2009. Now she serves as the Vice President of the West Michigan Harp Chapter of the American Harp Society. In 2018 she attended Brevard Music Festival and was a semifinalist for the concerto competition. She is currently pursuing a musical performance degree at Michigan State University. At MSU she plays in all the major ensembles as well as Opera and new music group, Musique 21. As she continues to broaden her musical spectrum she plays with the Livingston Symphony Orchestra and also for a wide variety of solo events. As founder of Harpoon Duet she spent two years working with composers to edit and premiere new pieces for harp and bassoon.
Her repertoire features a wide variety of pieces; whether it be romantic, classical, traditional, or contemporary. The sound Belle creates with her harp is perfect for any and all occasions; which frequently include weddings, charity dinners, art shows, dinner receptions and more!
Belle is also a private harp instructor with beginner and intermediate level students of all ages. Please contact her if you are interested in being a student!
Her services are centralized in Lansing & Grand Rapids, MI