Berklee Student

Olivia Fortunato

Berklee Student
Member since 2010

About Me

Olivia is from Wethersfield, Connecticut and is in her seventh semester at Berklee. She has played the harp for 15 years and has studied with Susan Knapp Thomas and Felice Pomeranz. Olivia has placed in the Connecticut Chapter of the American Harp Society Competition three times and was the principal harpist for the Greater Waterbury Youth Symphony for six years. Olivia graduated with honors from Wethersfield High School and the Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts in 2010.

Experience & Education


  • Event Coordinator for Berklee Student Activites Center
    January 2013 to Present (over 6 years)

    Planning events for students to create a good student community

  • Executive Assistant and Producer for Berklee Jazz Revelation Records
    March 2011 to Present (over 8 years)

    Auditioning and choosing artists, producing sessions, organizing concerts, creating packaging


  • Peer Advisor for Berklee Peer Advisor Program
    August 2012 to December 2012 (4 months)

    Being a role model and advisor for first semester students.


  • BM in Harp Performance and Music Business/Management at Berklee College of Music
    2010 to 2014 (4 years)
  • Certificate of Completion in Music at Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts
    2009 to 2010 (1 years)
  • Diploma in at Wethersfield High School
    2006 to 2010 (4 years)