Jutta Zoff was born 14 January 1928 in Bautzen, Germany. From 1941 to 1945 she studied harp under Prof. Eduard Niedermayr (Tonakademie Munich) and Heinrich Schlie (Staatskapelle Dresden). From 1943 on she plays as solo harpist. After 1945 she worked to establish the concert serial "Stunde der Musik". Since 1967 she was first solo harpist of Staatskapelle Dresden. She was decorated with Kunstpreis of the GDR the same year. As solo artist she was travelling a lot in Europe, the USA, India, Japan and several Arabic countries.