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 Harriet #835

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Harriet read music at Balliol College, Oxford, where she was the holder of the Richard Lewis Nettleship Instrumental Exhibition.  Prior to this she was a student of Daphne Bodenís at the Royal College of Music, Junior Department and was successful in many competitions there, winning amongst others the Ruby White Prize.  She then continued her studies with Imogen Barford at Trinity College of Music where she was generously supported by awards from the Musicianís Benevolent Fund, The Countess of Munster Musical Trust and The Martin Musical Scholarship Fund.


Appearances in the last three years include playing at St Jamesís Palace for a celebration of the Queen Motherís Hundredth birthday, touring Cyprus with the Girl Choristers of Exeter Cathedral as their guest soloist, a performance of Handelís Harp Concerto with the Ten Tors Orchestra under the direction of Simon Ible and being selected to play at the Eighth World Harp Congress in Geneva.  


She has been the Principal Harpist with the National Youth Sinfonia, Oxford University Chamber Orchestra and Trinity College of Music Symphony Orchestra.  She is a member of the Barkham Harp Quartet, whose engagements have included performances at St Jamesís Piccadilly and the Windsor, Bromsgrove and Two Moors Festivals.

Sample Repertoire

Classical Includes

Bach - Prelude in C minor

Bach - Sarabande and Sarabandeís Double from Violin Partita No. 1

Handel - Harp Concerto

Dowland - Lachrimae Pavanne

Purcell - Trumpet Voluntary (Wedding March)

Schubert - Ave Maria

Mozart - Flute and Harp Concerto

Dittersdorf - Harp Concerto

Faure - Impromptu

Hasselmans - Reverie

Debussy - Clair de Lune

Tournier - Suite No. 1


Popular Includes

Gershwin - Prelude No. 2

Gershwin - The Man I love

Bernstein - One Hand One Love

Theme Tune from the Titanic

The Beatles - Yesterday

Burt Bacharach - The Look of Love

Herman Hupfield - As Time Goes By

Jerome Kern - Smoke Gets In Your Eyes

Lloyd Webber - The Phantom of the Opera

Lloyd Webber - Memory

Lloyd Webber - Pie Jesu

Lloyd Webber - Starlight Express

Over The Rainbow (Wizard of Oz)

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