JoAnn Turovsky is principal harpist with the Los Angeles Opera Orchestra, the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, and the Los Angeles Master Chorale Orchestra. She is the professor of harp at the Thornton School of Music at the University of Southern California, the Colburn Conservatory, the Colburn School of Performing Arts and Music Academy of the West in Santa Barbara.
Ms. Turovsky appears frequently as soloist with musical organizations throughout California and is busy in the motion picture and television industry. John Williams recently wrote a solo piece for harp that she performed on The Angela’s Ashes sound track. Her spare time is happily devoted to being out smarted by her Australian Shepherd Reggie, and two equally busy cats Max and Nike.