Trina Bourne joined The Cleveland Orchestra as assistant principal harp in 1992 and was appointed principal harp in October 2007. She performs regularly as a harpist and violinist in both classical and non-classical settings, and is a Colorado Grand Champion Fiddler. At CIM, Bourne specializes in harp repertoire.


  • BM, Oberlin College Conservatory of Music (harp and violin)
  • MM, Cleveland Institute of Music with Alice Chalifoux

Teaching Experience

  • Cleveland Institute of Music 2011-present 
  • Baldwin-Wallace College Conservatory of Music