Melissa Varga began playing harp at the age of 10. She came to Tucson to study music with Dr. Carrol McLaughlin and received her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in harp performance at the University of Arizona. While at the university, she performed locally and internationally with HarpFusion, touring to Belgium, Holland, Liechtenstein, Brazil and China. Melissa is a full-time mom and part-time musician. She loves to perform at weddings, parties, with orchestra, at church, and for The Nutcracker.