Ingrid Bauer, Harpist

Ingrid Bauer is Principal Harp with the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra, and is in demand as a soloist, chamber musician and teacher.

Photo: Thomas Hamill Photography


“…impressive…Bauer and the orchestra were in exemplary form…” - NZ Herald

“Bauer’s beautifully gauged tonal shading delighted ears…” - NZ Herald

“…lyrical and elegant, with virtuosity, vitality, and tonal colour…” - Capital Times

Watch and Listen

Tailleferre Concertino

Recorded live, May 2022
Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by Gilbert Varga; audio by RNZ.

Hasselmans: La Source

Recorded April 2020

Debussy: La Cathédrale Engloutie

From the CD “Dreambird"

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Photo: Adrian Malloch for the APO


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Ingrid’s debut solo CD, on the Master Performers label. A variety of romantic and modern solo classical repertoire, including the première recording of the title track.

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Ingrid plays as part of the Seven Harp Ensemble (SHE). Works by Salzedo and contemporary Australian composers as well as some lighter arrangements.

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Kiwi Dragon

Ingrid accompanies Buzz Newton in one track, “Myfanwy”.

Ingrid has copies of Dreambird and Bolmimerie available for NZ$25 + P&P. You can purchase them by emailing Ingrid at

To book Ingrid for a recital, purchase a CD, or enquire about lessons, please get in touch. You can also join Ingrid’s mailing list to be kept informed about upcoming performances in your area.


Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra events can be found on the APO website. For Ingrid’s solo and chamber engagements for the current year, see the “concerts” page below.