Faculty member since 1992
Catherine Victorsen's teachers have included Edward Druzinsky (principal harp with the Chicago Symphony), Lucille Lawrence, Marjorie Tyre, Nancy Allen, and Frances Miller. She was winner of the 1999 National Welsh Eisteddfod Instrumental Competition and has attended the Tanglewood and Aspen Music Festivals. Victorsen was the solo harpist of the Philharmonic Orchestra in Regensburg, German from 1984–1991. While in Germany, she recorded a program of Irish harp music entitled The Songs of the Irish Harpers with vocalist Fran O’Rourke for West German Radio in Cologne. Victorsen maintains an active private studio, and is a professional freelance musician throughout the Twin Cities.
B.Mus. Boston University;