Stephanie Beck was born and grew up in Liechtenstein. She now lives and works as a freelance harpist in London. She is principal harpist of the Arensky Chamber Orchestra and has played as guest principal harp with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, City of London Sinfonia, BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra and Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra among others. She has also played with the Philharmonia Orchestra, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment as well as orchestras in Europe and Asia.
She has played concertos and chamber music concerts in venues such as the Sala de Camera at the Auditorio Nacional de Madrid, the Mozart-Saal at the Konzerthaus Vienna, the Festival Theatre at the Palace of Arts in Budapest, Wilton’s Music Hall in London, St Martin-in-the Fields and Glasgow University. She studied at the Landeskonservatorium für Vorarlberg, Feldkirch (Austria) and at the Royal Academy of Music. She was a member of the European Union Youth Orchestra, the World Philharmonic Orchestra and the LPO Foyle Future Firsts.
Amongst several 1st prizes at competitions in Austria and Italy she has also been awarded a European Award by the European Foundation for Cultre ‘Pro Europa’, a Junior Fellowship at the Royal Academy of Music and has been elected ‘Associate of the Royal Academy of Music’.
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