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A young and exciting harpist from Leicestershire, Soraya offers the most beautiful, classical and contemporary, musical ambiance for your special event.
Weddings & Corporate Events
Harp music is a perfect accompaniment to wedding ceremonies, drink receptions, and corporate events. Soraya can bring that touch of sparkle to your special day, or that note of sophistication to your celebration.
Having studied Harp Performance at the prestigious Trinity Music College, Soraya is now a sought after musician. She has played all over Europe, and regularly performs with The Leicester Symphony Orchestra and the Bardi Orchestra. Her music has serenaded hundreds of people, including Her Majesty The Queen!
Soraya has also recently won the highly prized John Marson Harp Award at Trinity College!
Soraya plays with great sophistication and elegance. Her repertoire stretches from classical music all the way through to contemporary. So whether you want Bach, Handel, Sting or Eva Cassidy, Soraya will deliver stunning renditions.
Soraya is based in Leicestershire, and available to play in surrounding areas including, Rutland, Derbyshire, Northamptonshire, etc.
Having been awarded a First Class Honours from Trinity Music College Soraya was then awarded a Scholarship to contine onto her Masters at Trinity in which she acheived a Distinction in 2014. Soraya then went on to gain a Musicians Benevolent Postgraduate Programme Award and a Penske Automative Scholarship. in 2014 Soraya was also awarded the City Livery Club Prize for Excellence.
Air on a G string- Bach, J.S.
Arrival of the Queen of Sheeba – Handel, G.F.
Ave Maria- Bach, J.S.
Ave Maria- Schubert, Franz
Bridal march from Lohengrin- Wagner, Richard
Canon in D – Pachelbel, Johann
Chaconne- Clarke, Jeremiah
Concerto in B flat No.6 Op.4 – Handel, G.F.
Fantaisie sur l'opéra "Eugène Onegin" - Küne, E. Walter
Fantasie, Opus 35 - Spohr, Louis
Greensleeves - Anonymous
Ground in F with Variation- Purcell, Henry
Ground in F with variations – Purcell, Henry
Hornpipe- Purcell, Henry
Impromptu-Caprice, Opus 9- Pierné, Gabriel
Impromptu, Opus 86 – Fauré, Gabriel
Interlude from A Ceremony of Carols, Opus 28 suite, Opus 83. – Britten, Benjamin
Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring- J.S Bach
La Source, Opus 44 – Hasselmans, Alphonse.
Milonga para Amar - Ortiz, Alfredo Rolando
Nocturne – Glinka, Mikhall
Oh mio Babbino Caro – Puccini, Giacomo
Rhapsody – Paganini, Niccolo.
Sept Sonates - Naderman, F. Joseph
Sonata No. 1 in D major – Parry, John
Sonata No. 2 in G major – Parry, John
The Flower Duet from Lakmé – The Delibes, Léo
The Minstrel’s Adieu to his Native Land – Thomas, John.
The Swan – Saint Saens, Camille
Theme and Variations- Thomas, John
Trumpet Voluntary- Purcell, Henry
Watching the Wheat – Thomas, John
Harp Concertos And Chamber Music
Concerto in B flat, Opus 4 No.6 - Handel, G.F.
Concerto for Harp and Flute and Orchestra - Mozart, W.A.
Danse sacrée et danse profane - Debussy, Claude
Introduction and Allegro (Hp + String Qtet, Fl & Cl) - Ravel, Maurice
Popular/ Jazz/ Film/ Musicals
Music from Cats
Music from Evita
Music from Harry Potter
Music from Les Miserables
Music from The Phantom of the Opera
Music from The Sound of Music
Music by Coldplay
A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square – Sherwin, Manning
All I Ask Of You – Lloyd Webber, Andrew
An American in Paris/Rhapsody in Blue – Gershwin, George
Angel Of Music - Lloyd Webber, Andrew
Around the Clock Suite - Chertok, Pearl
Beauty And The Beast – Menken, Alan
Cavatina from The Deer Hunter – Myers, Stanley
Colors of the wind (Pocahontas) – Menken, Alan
Don’t Cry For Me Argentina - Lloyd Webber, Andrew
Edelweiss – Rogers and Hammerstein
Evergreen – Westlife
Fields of Gold - Sting
From This Moment On – Twain, Shania.
Memory - Lloyd Webber, Andrew
Misty - Garner, Erroll
My Heart Will Go On from ‘Titanic’ – Horner, James
Over the Rainbow - Cassidy, Eva
Send In The Clowns – Sondheim, Stephen
Somewhere Over The Rainbow
Starlight Express - Lloyd Webber, Andrew
The Music of The Night - Lloyd Webber, Andrew
The Wind Beneath My Wings – Middler, Bette
Think of Me - Lloyd Webber, Andrew
Unchained Melody – The Righteous Brothers.
We’ll Gather Lilacs – Norvello, Ivor
A selection of Celtic/Traditional pieces
Down by the Salley Gardens
My Garten Mothers Lullaby
My Lagen Love
She Moved Through the Fair
The Ash Grove
The Kerry Dance
The Lark in the Clear Air
The Rose of Tralee
‘Tis the Last Rose of Summer
Watching the Wheat
Aa Meri Jaan – Film: Chandni
Chalo Tumko Lekar Chale – Film: Jism
Chand Sitare Phool Aur Khushboo – Film: Kaho Naa… Pyaar HaiChandni o Meri Chandri – Film: Chandni
Chura Liya Hai Tumne – Film: Chura Liya Hai Tumne
Ek Ladki Ko Dekha – Film: 1942 A Love Story
Ek Shararat Hone Ko Hai – Film: Duplicate
Hum Chup Hain – Film: Faasle
Kaho Naa… Pyaar Hai – Film: Kaho Naa… Pyaar Hai
Kal Raat Ho Gayee – Film: Kasoor
Kuchh Na Kaho – Film: 1942 A Love Story
Main Hoon Khushrang Henna – Film: Henna
Mehndi Laga Ke Rakhna – Film: Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge
Mere Humsafar – Film: Refugee
Mere Khwabon Ka Har Ek Naqsh Mita De Koi – Film: Jism
Mere Mehboob mere Sanam – Film: Duplicate
Mere Rang Mein – Film: Maine Pyaar Kiya
Mujhe Rang De – Film: Thakshak
Na Tum Jana Na Hum – Film: Kaho Naa… Pyaar Hai
Naya Naya Dhula Dhula – Film: Filhaal
Raat Ki Hatheli Par – Film: Refugee
Satyam Shivam Sundaram – Film: Satyam Shivam Sundaram
Soni Soni – Film: Rehnaa Hai Terre Dil Mein
Sun Sahiba Sun – Film: Ram Teri Ganga Maili
Tere Bina Jiya Jaaye Na – Film: Ghar
Tu Hi meri Shab Hai – Film: Gangster
Tum Aa Gaye Ho Noor Aa Gaya Hai – Film: Andhi
Tumko Hi Chahenge Hum – Film: Parwana
Yeh Galiyan Yeh Chaubara – Film: Prem Rag
Yeh Kahan Aa Gaye Hum – Film: Silsila
Zara Sa Jhoom Loon Main – Film: Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge
We would just like to say a huge thank you for being apart of our special day. You were absolutely amazing and we could not have asked for anything more. It was so beautiful to have you there and it made our day even more special with your beautiful talent.
From the bottom of hearts Thank you
Stacey & Scott - Wedding - 14 May 2018
I just wanted to pass on my feedback of Soraya.
We have booked her a couple of times for events now, she is so professional and such a talented lady.
She always arrives on time with the most beautiful harp I have ever seen and really added the finishing touch to last night’s event.
She really is wonderful.
Kara Lockyer - Burghley House, Stamford - 15 Apr 2016
Big thanks to your team and Soraya. It was fantastic and everyone commented on her talent. Thanks again
Tom and Andy
Thomas Moreton - Wedding - 8 Dec 2015
Just wanted to say a massive thank-you to Soraya for making our wedding day so special and memorable at Kilworth House on 6th Sept.
Her playing was mesmerising and all our guests were blown away.
Soraya was dressed beautifully on the day and looked so elegant.
Please pass on our appreciation.
Heidi & James Unwin
Heidi Unwin - Wedding - 14 Sep 2015
Thank you so much for playing so beautifully during our wedding breakfast at Burghley House. So many people comented upon how beautiful your music sounded - it was so fitting for such a stunning venue. Thank you so much for your kindness and contributing so much to our special day.
Steve and Jane Fountain - Wedding - 27 Aug 2014
Thank you very much for providing the lovely music at our event on the 23rd October in Oakham Castle. You contributed to a very successful evening.
Your music was beautiful and you are very talented. Should we host another event in Rutland, we wouldn't hesitate to book you again in the future.
Andy Williamsom - CEO Air Ambulance Service - 6 Nov 2013
The harpist for the drinks & meal portion of the reception, Soraya, was wonderful.
Trish Higgins - Daughter's Wedding - 29 Aug 2013
Just a quick note to say thank you for arranging for Soraya, your Leicester Harpist, to play her harp at my daughter's wedding on Saturday. She is a sweet person and very talented and we so enjoyed listening to her. We had very many lovely comments, and feel that the beautiful music just set the tone for a perfect drinks reception.
Jan Wilkinson - Wedding - 8 Aug 2013
We would like to thank Soraya for the beautiful music she played in the Church and the magical atmosphere she created.
Jane Hawkes - Wedding - 23 Apr 2013
Just want to say a huge heartfelt thanks for playing at our wedding just before Christmas. You set the atmosphere perfectly and everybody there thought how lovely and special the music was. Once again thank you very much and hope to see you again some time.
Ian & Julie - Wedding
Both Andrew & I would like to thank you very much for playing at our civil partnership. You were fantastic and you will be highly recommended by us to anybody.
Andrew - Civil Partnership
Thank you so much for your beautiful music, it made our day so special.
Laura & Jonathan - Wedding
I would like to say how much I enjoyed the beautiful music you played at my daughter's wedding at Rothley Court. Thank you very much!
Wendy - Wedding
Name: Leicester Harpist
Main Category: Harpists
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Solo Harpist (default): Harp - acoustic concert harp.
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