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"You have to work like the devil to play like an angel."
   -  Carlos Salzedo                
 
Manijéh René Pickard is a graduate from MidAmerica Nazarene University. She holds a Bachelor of Music Education and Bachelor of Arts degrees in both Music Performance and Music Pedagogy. Manijéh currently freelances in the Kansas City area, teaches harp lessons, and serves as the President of the KC Lyra Chapter. She is an active member of the Olathe Music Teacher’s Association and Mid-America Music Association. She is currently the principal harpist for the Lexington Wind Symphony and the KCK Community Orchestra.