Harpist Cindy Horstman is an artist that reaches out to all age groups with her music. She is classically trained and holds a Master Of Music degree in Harp Performance from the University of Texas at Austin. Cindy has earned many accolades including:
* 2005 Jazz Artist of the Year - Sammons Center for the Arts * 2005-06 Popular Music Award - Jazz Division ASCAP * 1997-2005 Touring Artist - Texas Commission on the Arts & Heartland Arts Fund * 1996-2004 Award Recipient - ASCAP Popular Music Award * 1995 Texas Tornado of Strings Award - Buddy Magazine (Original Texas Music Magazine)
After her prize winning performance in the Lyon Healy International Jazz Harp Competition, Cindy, along with bassist Michael Medina, formed the Jazz Harp Group 2 tone, which has played for many distinguished figures, including President Clinton and Wynton Marsalis. You can hear Cindy and 2 tone at various festivals and concerts around the United States and on radio stations around the country.