Lara is all about playing beautiful music, whether on harp or piano. With a degree in music from UC Berkeley and a Masters Degree from San Francisco State University, Lara has been performing for over 25 years. As a multi-instrumentalist, Lara is a Classical pianist, Celtic harpist and flutist. She is also the lead musician of The Amethyst Trio and Celtic Sands, two award-winning Bay Area groups. Lara has recorded many CDs as soloist and in collaboration with other musicians. Lara also studied music in Paris, where she developed her pianistic style. Lara is both equally at home with Classical and contemporary pop/rock and jazz styles and provides her own top-of-the-line portable stage piano and sound equipment to events.