Ms. Raspé currently serves as Principal Harpist of Lima Symphony Orchestra and as an Associate Harpist for Columbus Symphony. Ms. Raspé has performed with New World Symphony, Civic Orchestra of Chicago, the NY Pops, the Symphony of New Hampshire, Symphoria, Boston Philharmonic Orchestra, Portsmouth Symphony and more. While maintaining her own thriving teaching studio, Ms. Raspé serves on the faculty at Brookside Music School, as well as coaching harp and chamber music for Chamber Music Connection (CMC). Ms. Raspé has served on the faculty of Boston Youth Symphony Orchestra’s Summer Camp, Note-Worthy Experiences, and as a Harp Specialist at The Harp Connection. As a musical innovator and performer, Ms. Raspé currently serves as Marketing and Development Director for The Chamber Music Connection.
Alix has received numerous awards as a soloist including: the Annapolis Music Festival Maestro Award for Outstanding Soloist, the NYU Excellence in String Performance and Leadership Award, the NYU Orchestral Excellence Award, and winner of the NYU String Competition. In 2016, Alix was awarded First Runner-Up in the NEC Strings Concerto Competition. Alix has attended such prestigious music festivals as the Tanglewood Music Center (Harp Fellow), the Aspen Music Festival, the Bowdoin International Music Festival, National Orchestral Institute (Harp Fellow), MusicAlp, Saratoga Harp Colony, Symphony Orchestra Academy of the Pacific, and Interlochen Arts Camp.
You can hear Alix performing with Roger Daltrey of The Who, The Late Late Show with James Corden, IHeartRadio, with artist MAX, the soundtrack of RuPaul’s Drag Races (Season 5), the film Reservation Road and WMNR Fine Arts Radio.
After practicing yoga for almost 10 years, Alix completed a 200-hr Yoga Alliance Teacher Training program at GIVE Yoga in Clintonville, OH. Blending her passions for both yoga and music, Alix has been teaching Yoga for Musicians at the Chamber Music Connection, as well as her own online yoga class, “Om is Where the Harp is”, that concludes each yoga class with a relaxing harp performance. Alix also teaches for Balancing Owl Yoga and Bexley Yoga in Columbus, OH. In all of her classes, Alix believes in empowering her students to reach their goals of flexibility and self-love. Alix currently resides in Columbus, Ohio with her husband Erik, and their miniature Australian Shepherd, Ollie.