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Harp Closet

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As one of the first women members of The Cleveland Orchestra—and one of only a few women musicians in any orchestra—Alice Chalifoux (principal harpist 1931-74) faced unique challenges such as orchestra halls without women’s dressing rooms. Alice sometimes used her harp case as a backstage dressing room when the Orchestra was touring across the U.S.

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2 Responses to “Harp Closet”

  1. beautifulbarbadosblog Says:

    Timely. Women/Artists must needs have stomach!

  2. Bunk Strutts Says:

    beautif– Exactly.

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