Warwick Harpist

Warwick Harpist

From £295

Audrey is a professional harpist based in Warwickshire and is especially in demand for weddings and corporate work. Her engagements have included playing for royalty and celebrities.

Ceremony only

Harpist to play during wedding ceremony only

£295
Drinks

Harpist to play during ceremony and drinks reception

£315
Meal

Harpist to play during drinks reception and wedding breakfast

£345
Ceremony & drinks

Harpist to play during a drinks reception. Based on maximum of 1.5 hours

£375
Drinks & wedding breakfast

Harpist to play during ceremony, drinks reception and wedding breakfast

£415
Ceremony, drinks & wedding breakfast

Harpist to play during meal. Based on maximum of 2 hours

£455
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Audrey is a professional harpist based in Warwickshire and is especially in demand for weddings and corporate work. Her engagements have included playing for royalty and celebrities.

Professional

On qualifying from the Royal College of Music she was appointed Principal Harp with the BBC Northern Ireland Orchestra and Ulster Orchestras. After six years in Northern Ireland, Audrey moved to the Midlands to freelance with many of the major symphony orchestras. She was also the first call harpist with the Royal Shakespeare Company and Birmingham Opera Company.

Weddings & events

In recent years Audrey has focused on solo playing and is in demand for Weddings and Corporate work. Her engagements have included playing for royalty and celebrities. She regularly plays at prestigious hotels in the Midlands including Coombe Abbey, Nailcote Hall, and Ettington Park hotels.

Free consultation

Audrey offers a free consultation of up to 30 minutes for clients that book her to play for a wedding ceremony. This consultation takes place at her home near Warwick and gives you a unique opportunity to choose the music for your ceremony by first hearing it performed live. Audrey is of course able to give advice during the consultation on which pieces may work best.

Teaching

Audrey has a busy private teaching practice and also teaches the harp at Uppingham and Oakham Schools and Malvern Girls College. She runs ‘Harps in Harmony’ (ensemble workshops) and has been involved in workshops and performances for children in schools, museums and galleries with ‘Phoenix Flute & Harp Duo’ since 1980.
Audrey also plays in the ‘Phoenix Flute & Harp Duo’ and with soprano singer Marie-Louise Allard.

Wedding ceremony repertoire

Entrance of the bride

Air From The Water Music – Handel
Barcarolle – Offenbach
Bridal March – Wagner
Canon – Pachelbel
Chaconne – Handel
Largo – Handel
Processional – Linda Wood (Slow Romantic March – Alternative To Bridal March)
Romance From Eine Kleine Nachtmusik – Mozart
Sicilienne – Respighi
Spring From The Four Seasons – Vivaldi
St. Anthony Chorale – Brahms
Theme And Variations – Handel
Trumpet Tune – Purcell
Trumpet Voluntary – Jeremiah Clarke
Variations On Theme Of Mozart

Music for signing the register

Air On A G String – Bach
Bridal Lullaby – Grainger (Howard’s End)
Cavatina (The Deer Hunter)
Chanson De Matin – Elgar
Flower Duet From Lakme
Fur Elise – Beethoven
Greensleeves
Meditation From Thais – Massenet
My Father’s Favourite / The Dream From Sense And Sensibility
One Hand, One Heart (West Side Story)
Premiere Arabesque – Debussy
Rhapsody On A Theme Of Pagannini – Rachmaninov
Romance – Krumpholtz
Spanish Romance
Summertime
The Girl With The Flaxen Hair – Debussy
The Mission – Morricone
The Rose
Where’er You Walk – Handel

Exit of bride & groom

Arrival Of The Queen Of Sheba – Handel
Bridal March – Wagner
De Lessop’s Dance, Beginning Of The Partnership, Greenwich From Shakespeare In Love
Finale From The Water Music – Handel
L’arlesienne Suite – Bizet
March Of The Kings
Ode To Joy – Beethoven
Old French Provence Tune
Pride & Prejudice Title Music – Carl Davies
Spring From The Four Seasons – Vivaldi
The Heart Hears Pleasure First From The Piano – Nyman
The Rejoicing And Minuet From Fireworks Music – Handel
Thorn Birds Theme
Wedding March From Midsummer Night’s Dream

Love songs

(Everything I Do) I Do It For You
Annie’s Song
Can You Feel The Love Tonight/Circle Of Life/Your Song
Cavatina – The Deer Hunter
Close To You/We’ve Only Just Begun
Don’t Want To Miss A Thing
Endless Love/Hello
Eternal Flame
Greatest Love Of All
Have I Told You Lately That I Love You
I Will Always Love You
It Must Be Love
Love Is All Around
Love Story
Promise Me
She’s The One
Something Stupid
Somewhere, My Love
The Power Of Love
The Wind Beneath My Wings
Thorn Birds Love Theme & Thorn Birds Theme
Unforgettable
What If
When I Fall In Love
When You Tell Me That You Love Me
Wonderful Tonight
You Say It Best When You Say Nothing At All

Musicals & films

A Whole New World – Aladdin
All I Ask Of You – Phantom
Beauty & The Beast
Don’t Cry For Me Argentina – Evita
Come What May – Moulin RougeHarry Potter
I Know Him So Well – Chess
Les Miserables
Lord Of The Rings
Love Changes Everything
Memory – Cats
No Matter What – Boyzone
One Hand, One Heart – West Side Story
Somewhere Out There
The Colours Of The Wind – Aladdin
Unchained Melody

Standards

Embraceable You
Let There Be Love
Love Is Here To Stay
Love Walked In
Misty
Moon River
Moonglow
Nights In White Satin
Someone To Watch Over Me
Somewhere In Time
Summertime
Unforgettable
When I Fall In Love/ The Very Thought Of You

Classical

Bach Prelude, Arioso, Air On G String
Barcarolle Offenbach
Chanson De Matin Elgar
Debussy Arabesque, Girl With Flaxen Hair, Clair Du Lune
Dorma,Santa Lucia
Flower Duet Delibes
French Harp Repertoire
Habanera/Toreador From Carmen
Handel Water Music, Firework Music, Largo, Where’er You Walk
Intermezzo Form Cavalleria Rusticana
Medieval Music
Meditation From ‘Thais’
Mozart Sonata In C Major, Arias,
Opera Favourites Oh My Beloved Father, Merry Widow Waltz, Musette’s Waltz, Nessun
Pachelbel Canon
Raindrop Prelude, Nocturnes Chopin
Rhapsody On Theme Of Paganinni
South American Music
Vivaldi Spring, Winter
Water Music/ Fireworks Music Handel

Celtic & folk

Danny Boy
David Of The White Rock
Greensleeves
Irish & Scottish Folk Tunes
Last Rose Of Summer
My Love Is Like A Red, Red Rose
She Moves Through The Fair
Shenandoah
The Water Is Wide
Watching The Wheat

  1. Friendly and approchable

    Just to let you know that the party at the weekend was a great success. Audrey was a brilliant harpist and we all thoroughly enjoyed all the music she played. Furthermore, she was extremely friendly and approachable too. Thank you for your assistance in arranging this.

  2. Superb playing

    Everything went well yesterday and we were very pleased with Audrey. She was smartly dressed, a very pleasant lady and her playing was superb.
    We would definitely recommend her to anyone looking for assurances.
    Thank you for arranging everything for us without mishap.

  3. Fantastic

    Thank you for sourcing us two fantastic harpists. They were both lovely and played really well. It made a great addition to the event.

  4. Roaring success

    Thank you for providing us with the perfect ambience at our drinks reception. The evening was a roaring success and your talented hands got it off to a great start.

  5. A superb find!!

    We were lucky to have booked the wonderful Audrey for our wedding at Kilworth. What a superb find!! She played all of our favourite music and her rendition of Moonriver was more than i could have hoped . A delightful lady . Please can you pass on our thanks to her?

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Timings
Set Up Time
hours
Arrival Time
Finish time
Space required
Minimum space
2m x 2m
Maximum space
2m x 2m
Equipment
PA System included
No
PA Suitable for
people
Stage Lighting
No
Dance Floor Lighting
No
Free use of PA via iPod etc
No
DJ included
No
Other requirements
Warwick Harpist
Ceremony only
£295
Drinks
£315
Meal
£345
Ceremony & drinks
£375
Drinks & wedding breakfast
£415
Ceremony, drinks & wedding breakfast
£455

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