• She touches the soul
    and invigorates the brain at the same time.

    I love her work.

    John Corigliano

  • A sultry excursion into lyricism.

    The New York Times

  • The pieces by Amanda Harberg left a vivid impression with their infectious capriciousness.

    The Strad


Amanda Harberg is a composer and pianist whose work communicates on emotional, spiritual and intellectual levels. With music described by the New York Times as “a sultry excursion into lyricism,” Harberg weaves her deep admiration for the classical tradition together with contemporary influences to create a distinctively personal style.

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Latest Highlights

Harberg is the recipient of a 2020 New Jersey Council on the Arts Individual Artist Fellowship Award

Harberg is the recipient of a 2020 National Flute Association Newly Published Music Award for her Sonata for Piccolo and Piano

February 16 Mid-Atlantic Flute Convention to present “Amanda Harberg Plays Music of Amanda Harberg”

Harberg will be joined by Erica Peel (piccolo/flute) and the Patagonia Winds in performances of Court Dances, Sonata for Piccolo and Piano, and Suite for Wind Quintet.

March 5 Ars Vitalis Series to present “Music by Amanda Harberg

In the Ars Vitalis Series Harberg will be joined by Mindy Kaufman (piccolo), Cobus du Toit (flute), Benjamin Fngland (clarinet), Samuel Magill (cello) and the Dorian Wind Quintet.

Amanda Harberg on the Radio

Listen to a recent radio show exploring Amanda Harberg’s music.

The National Flute Association presents Amanda Harberg’s Prayer Project

Intended to uplift and bring friends and collaborators together through music during the time of Covid-19, this virtual flute orchestra arrangement of Harberg’s Prayer was conducted by Masetra JoAnn Falletta and performed by 95 flutists from around the world, alongside harp and percussion.

Chamber Music

Suite for Wind Quintet

This recording features Harberg’s Suite for Wind Quintet performed by the Dorian Wind Quintet, who commissioned the work in 2017. The Dorian Quintet premiered the suite at Bargemusic in New York City, in 2017.

Flute Music

Court Dances

In this live performance, New York Philharmonic principal flutist Robert Langevin performs Court Dances with the composer at the piano. Court Dances was commissioned by flutist Cobus du Toit in 2017, with a consortium of 57 co-commissioning flutists from around the world.

Orchestral Music

Concerto for Viola and Orchestra

Harberg’s critically acclaimed Concerto for Viola and Orchestra was commissioned by violist Brett Deubner. The concerto has been performed widely around the world. This Naxos recording of the second movement is with the Southern Arizona Symphony Orchestra and viola soloist Brett Deubner, directed by Linus Lerner.

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