Julie Buzzelli



Julie Buzzelli is a captivating performer appearing regularly as a freelance musician in Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan

She has over 35 years experience playing wedding ceremonies, receptions, and special events.  The unique soothing sound of the harp adds the perfect finishing touch to any elegant occasion like a corporate event, Christmas open house, birthday brunch, wedding rehearsal dinner, or dinner music for the wedding reception. 

As a chamber musician, she collaborates frequently with other musicians, including guitarists, violinists, flutists, and vocalists.

Also a fine orchestral harpist, Julie is the former principal harpist with the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra and plays with many orchestras in Northwest Ohio and Southeast, Michigan. 

In addition to a demanding performance schedule, she is currently the Adjunct Assistant Professor of Harp at Bowling Green State University and is a sought after teacher with a thriving private studio as well.

Over the past year Julie is proud to have become affiliated with Radiant TV.  As a featured artist she has completed many arrangements of familiar hymn tunes gracefully intermingled with classical pieces of music.  


With many years of playing experience, Julie Buzzelli is a professional harpist who adds an air of elegance to your special event.



Julie generally plays classical harp music as well as transcriptions of famous classical works.

These include works such as Beethoven’s Moonlight Sonata, Vivaldi’s the Four Seasons, Chopin piano preludes, and famous works by Debussy such as Claire de Lune, First Arabesque and La Fille aux Cheveaux de Lin.

Upon special request, she will also include Celtic music, Hebrew music, holiday music, and popular music.



Background music engagements are booked at an hourly rate. A wedding ceremony is flat fee. Please CONTACT for current rates.

If available on the date and time requested, she will send a contract for the engagement. A nonrefundable $100 deposit is required with the returned contract to hold a date.

If the engagement is a wedding ceremony, then you will also receive a link to her Wedding Music Recording and a music worksheet. This is where you will write the selections you would like to have played for your ceremony. You return a copy to Julie and keep a copy for your own records.



The standard wedding ceremony includes the following:

1.   Half hour of prelude music (as needed)

2. Processional music for the bridesmaids and bride

3. Any music during the ceremony (such as the candle-lighting)

4. Recessional music for the wedding party to exit

5. 10-15 minutes of postlude music as your guests leave

**6. Exclusive Wedding Music Recording, listen HERE.  If you would like a physical CD, one can be mailed to you.

**Julie Buzzelli's Wedding Music Recording walks you through the music for the ceremony. With over 70 short clips of music you have an opportunity to hear a wide range of music possible for your ceremony. Her clients have truly enjoyed having this available from which to choose and personalize the music for their ceremonies.


“We love your recording, it’s all so beautiful.”

“We had such a hard time choosing it’s all so wonderful.” “We love every single song.”

“We appreciate all of your help! You have been wonderful to work with and we are so happy to have you play at the wedding. Thank You!”

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