Instructor of Harp, Conservatory Outreach
M.M., The Cleveland Institute of Music

Xiao Lei Salovara

Xiao Lei Salovara (harp private lesson teacher) has been teaching harp for 30 years. At age of four, she began her musical training with her mother who is the first harp professor in Shanghai Conservatory.  Ms. Salovara won The Woman of The Year in China for her outstanding film recording work while she was the principle harpist with the Film Orchestra.  In 1984, she came to Cleveland.  She has performed with the Cleveland orchestra and many other orchestras throughout Ohio.  In 1988, Ms. Salovara appeared on Johnny Carson's Tonight Show.  She taught at CIM prep harp department from 1991 - 2007. Ms. Salovara received her Bachelor's, Master's and Artist diploma in music performance at The Cleveland Institute of Music.  She enjoys jigsaw puzzles.