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Celtic Harpist based in Devon with wide repertoire of traditional, classical, popular and religious tunes, and some Paraguayan harp music.
I can perform outdoors
I have a car I can use to travel to gigs
I require car parking close to venues
I own a PA system
Folk, Christmas, Classical, Classical crossover, Traditional English folk, Traditional Irish folk, Traditional Scottish folk, Light music, Acoustic
The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba, Handel
The Wedding March, Wagner
Jesu Joy of Man's Desiring, Bach
Gabriel’s Oboe / Nella Fantasia
Theme from “Ladies in Lavender “
Theme from “Forrest Gump”
I Giorni Ludovico Einaudi
The Lambs Fold Vale
The Inspired Bard
Taimse i'M Chodladh
The Sally Gardens
Believe me if all those Endearing Young Charms
The Castle of Dromore
The Spinning Wheel
The Belfast Hornpipe
The Derry Hornpipe
The Boys of Blue Hill
The Wise Maid
A Sore Point
The Kid on the Mountain
Countess Cathleen (Riverdance)
The Rights of Man
Connemara Cradle Song
Planxty Eleanor Plunkett
Planxty Constantine Maguire
Planxty Fanny Power
St. Kilda's Wedding March
My love she's but a lassie yet
Ca' the yowes
My love is like a red, red rose
The Feet Washing
Lamentation for James Moray of Abercairney
Emily's Calling Savourna Stevenson
Coming Home (New 'World Symphony)
Ashoken Farewell Jay Ungar
Turkey in the Straw
A Mis Dos Amores Digno Garcia’s
Caturi Abente Prudencio Gimenez
Cajita Musical Santiago Cortesi
Luna Llena Digno Garcia
Fleur de Jasmin Nicolas Caballero
Cuando Caliente El Sol M. and C. Rigual
How long will I love you Ellie Goulding
I can’t help falling in love with you Elvis
Songbird Eva Cassidy
Wind beneath my wings
Theme from “Titanic”
I will always love you. Dolly Parton
Owl city. Fireflies
Everything I do Bryan Adams
More than words Extreme
Here comes the sun. George Harrison
Angels Robbie Williams
Just the way you are Bruno Mars
1000 years Christina Perri
Grow old with me Tom Odell
Born Again Billy Preston
Better Together Jack Johnson
Love me like you do Ellie Goulding
Wind beneath my wings
Candy Paolo Nutini
Every breath you take
Fields of Gold Sting
Closest thing to crazy Katie Melua.
Let her go Passenger
What if my timings change after I've booked you?
Please just let me know as soon as possible and it should not be a problem as I rarely do more than one event in one day.
How much time do you need to set up?
I usually arrive at least 20 minutes before I am booked to start playing which is generally plenty of time to set up as I only need a chair and possibly a power supply.
Is the transport of your harp included in your quote?
Yes the transportation of my harp is included in the travel expenses in my quote.
Do you need any equipment provided to play outdoors?
I have a portable amplifier which I bring with me which should not require additional power for at least two hours of music. For playing outside therefore I usually only need a chair, please.
Can I pick the pieces you play from the set list?
Of course! I always tailor what I play to any requirements you might have as best as possible regarding specific pieces or musical styles.
Can you learn specific pieces before the event?
Yes I am happy to learn up to a maximum of three new requests for an event depending on the lateness of the booking, and the suitability of the requests to be played on the Celtic Harp!
What do your clients love most about your performances?
Most people are quite blown away by the sound and the physicality of the harp being played when they encounter it! I am often bowled over with praise as the harp music inspires and touches deep emotions. I have a style which has developed very naturally as I am self-taught on the Celtic Harp.
Which venues have you performed at in the past?
I recently performed at Tavistock Wharf with the band Mad Dog Mcrea supporting Seth Lakeman. I play every Friday night at Two Bridges Hotel, Dartmoor and every Sunday lunchtime at The White Thorn Inn, in Shaugh Prior, Devon. I have also performed twice in St. Eustacius’ Church in Tavistock in concerts by Vocal Harem and the Mount Kelly Choral Society.
Which artists have you been most influenced by?
Much of my harping inspiration comes from Maire Ni Chathasaigh, Savourna Stevenson and Deborah Henson-Conant, amongst many others.
What is the most high profile gig you've performed?
When I played at Tavistock Wharf in February 2019 with the band Mad Dog Mcrea. I also play regularly for formal Dinner events at the Britannia Royal Naval College, Dartmouth, and also for similar events for the Royal Navy at H.M.S. Drake in Devonport.
Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.
|Short performance (up to 15 min)||£80|
|Up to 1 hour||£200|
|Up to 2 hours||£280|
|Up to 3 hours||£350|
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