Since 1994, Aryeh has been delighting audiences around the globe with his passionate, enduring and evocative music. His uncommon approach to the Celtic harp and folk harp repertoire, his multi-instrumentalist abilities and his numerous critically and commercially successful albums have earned him credit as a musician, recording and performance artist of extraordinary talents and abilities:
Aryeh Frankfurter is amazing - San Francisco Chronicle
Though not a household name, Aryeh is every bit as relevant as others with higher profiles. - Essex Folk News
Some of the finest Celtic harp I’ve ever heard. - Alternate Music Press
Deeply emotive ... masterfully played. - Body, Mind, Spirit
I run out of superlatives ... refreshing subtle and melodic. - The Folk Mag
... uncommonly lovely and haunting. - International Folk Harp Journal
A gem among the San Francisco musician scene - Harpbeat of the Bay Folk Harp Society Journal
Without doubt [some] of the finest Celtic harp I’ve ever heard. - Alternate Music Press
Easily the finest harp album of O'Carolan - Classical Guitar Magazine
Aryeh Frankfurter currently pursues a career as a full time free lance musician, performance and recording artist based in San Francisco/Bay Area region of California. His notable performances include anywhere from playing in an intimate setting for Prince Charles and Lady Camilla Bowles Parker to extremely large audiences of 3400 in the outdoor amphitheater Dalhalla in Rattvik, Sweden, to Sweden's oldest and largest music festival, Musik Vid Siljan, to Harpcons 2000, 2005 and Festival of Harps 2003, 2005 and 2006. His music has been featured on the internationally syndicated music program Echoes (PRI) as well as countless other radio stations throughout the world.
Aryeh specializes in performing in public settings and has been a featured performer and draw at countless festivals and fairs throughout California.