Principal harpist Licia Jaskunas joined The Nashville Symphony in 1998. Previously, she was harpist with the New World Symphony in Miami, Florida, and with the Utah Festival Opera Company. Additionally, she has performed at festivals in Tanglewood, Massachusetts; Sapporo, Japan; Spoleto, Italy; Charleston, South Carolina; and Aspen, Colorado. Licia received her Bachelor of Art degree and Performer's Certificate in harp from Indiana University; she also holds a Master of Art degree from the Eastman School of Music. In addition to performing with the Nashville Symphony, Licia currently teaches privately and at Belmont University.