Category: Harps and Harpists

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Behind the Scenes

One question that many of my friends regularly ask me is, “Yes, but what do you actually do?”. The life of a musician is a slightly odd existence to many (including my better half, who doesn’t really know what I get up to, even when we are currently spending months together in lockdown during the Covid-19 crisis!!). I thought that I would take this … Read More Behind the Scenes

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Are you qualified to do that?

Do you know what it takes to be a professional musician? This might give you an idea…

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It’s NOT all about the music…

Whilst at University and later studying for my advanced performance certificates, no one really sat me down and told me about being a harpist. I could play the harp. I liked playing the harp. I had a harp. They seemed to be the only things that mattered when it came to deciding about what to do with my life. Over a decade later (sob!), … Read More It’s NOT all about the music…

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My Booking Process Explained

Ok, possibly not the most entertaining of subjects, but I hope that this will help to explain how you can make sure that I can be part of your special event. Check out my website – am I what you want?! Firstly, have a good rummage round my website and social media accounts. I try to make sure that what I post and write … Read More My Booking Process Explained

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Harps

What do you know about harps? Find out some interesting facts here…

Getting ready for the year ahead!

As we start 2017, the harps need their annual service to make them ready for the year ahead.