Los Angeles Philharmonic

World-renowned harpist to perform in Encinitas

World-renowned harpist to perform in Encinitas

Cristina Montes Mateo will perform her "Voyage" show on Jan. 19 at 7:30 p.m. at the Encinitas Library, 540 Cornish Drive.

The harpist has won First Prize at the Torneo Internazionale di Musica (Rome), the International Harp Competition "V. Bucchi," and in international contests in Paris, Madrid and Tokyo, as well as winning numerous national awards. Cristina is recognized as one of the leading harpists of her generation, throughout the world.

As a soloist, she has appeared with orchestras under the direction of Sir Colin Davis, Pierre Boulez and Daniel Barenboim, including the Ensemble Orchestral de Paris, Philharmonic Orchestra of Málaga,...