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phyllis_sparksPhyllis Sparks holds Master and Bachelor Degrees in Music Performance from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan. She is a former member of the famous Mantovani Orchestra. Phyllis has worked as both a solo artist and accompanist for many notable artists such as Josh Groban, Natalie Cole, Ray Charles, Dolly Parton, Martina McBride, CeCe Winans, Donna Summer, Dennis DeYoung, Trey Anastasio and Kip Winger, just to name a few. Her recordings have received airplay on radio stations around the U.S., Europe, Australia, Canada, and Asia. She currently plays with Orchestra Nashville and records with the Nashville String Machine. She has performed on numerous studio recordings, movie soundtracks and in concert performances for a variety of gospel, pop, and classical artists. Her TPAC performances include The Producers, Camelot, Dream, The King & I, South Pacific, and Christmas Carol. Ms. Sparks played with the Nashville Symphony on their East Coast Carnegie Hall Tour and for the Amy Grant Christmas Tour in 2001. She is currently President of the Nashville Harp Society, American Harp Society Nashville Chapter.

Discography of Phyllis Taylor Sparks CDʼs:
Celtic Christmas Harp Sparks! 2009
Accents For Solo Harp 2006
Harp Horizons 2005
Celtic Harp Sparks! 2003
Harp For Christmas 2000
I Remember You (Mercer) 1997
Heart Strings 1995

Websites:
jazical.com
NashvilleHarpist.com
Myspace.com/phyllistaylorsparks
Facebook.com/pages/Phyllis-Taylor-Sparks

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