I was so excited to be one of the musicians on this album of beautiful music composed by Francis MacDonald recorded in Hamilton Mausoleum on a very chilly November day! Click the link below to pre-order!
I was so pleased to be invovled with this amazing recording project, and to find that it shot up to number one in the classical music charts! Take a look at the links and have a listen!
Bardic Trio were very honoured to be part of their years " A celebration of Scottish Song" compared by our tenor, Jamie. Here is a link to the TV footage of the concert!.
SO I am really excited to announce that I have been successful gaining two harp jobs, I am now the lecturer of pedal harp at the Junior Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and Douglas Academy Music School! Here's to more helping more budding harpists here in Glasgow!
Sharron has just updated her background music list, some exciting new arrangements for harp including songs by Ed Sheeran, Ellie Goulding, Coldplay, Lana Del Ra, Bruno Mars, Josh Groban, The Proclaimers, Jason Mraz, Nirvana, Radiohead, One Direction, Van Morrison, Music from Harry Potter and Frozen!
HAppy new year to you all!
Its been a busy year with lots of great highlights. My trio, Echo Chamber Ensemble have received some great reviews following our concerts at Kirkcaldy music society and Inverurie Music. Follow the links below to take a look!
Here's to a fun 2014
Well, September and October have been crazily busy so far... I have performed Holst the Planets with the RSNO live on BBC radio 3, Britten's 'A ceremony of carols' and Brahms 4 songs for voice, two horns and harp with the National Girls Choir of Scotland at the lammermuir Festival, Debussy Images, Rondes and Gigues with the BBCSSO, Britten Suite on Folk tunes and Bridge - Summer with the SCO [tonight in Glasgow City Halls come along!!] recorded the baton relay music with the BBCSSO for the Glasgow commonwealth games and an exciting recital with Clyde Duo, my flute & harp duo with the lovely Yvonne Paterson in Rannoch. On Sunday we are playing the same recital at the Monymusk Arts Trust at 3pm, come along it's a great programme including some great music by Alwyn, Damase, Bach, Andres, Mozart, Jongen, Ravel and Rutter!! [my head hurts at the thought of all those notes!]
Next month involves concerts at the Sound Festival and Kirckaldy Music Society with my trio, Echo Chamber Ensemble, in which along with the standard Debussy, Bax, Ibert and Mathias, we will be performing 3 exciting new pieces for flute, viola and harp written for us from our 'call for scores' [composers to be announced soon!] also Vaughn Williams 8th Symphony with the BBCSSO, Shostakovich 5th Symphony with the Trondheim Symphony Orchestra and a trip to the Royal Festival Hall, Southbank, London with the BBCSSO playing pieces by Takemitsu.
And then it will be Christmas, bring on the Nutcracker, A ceremony of carols,The Gruffalo and The Snowman ..... I need a holiday!!
If anyone is around please come to my concert of Britten, Brahms and Bennett by candle light at St Giles Cathedral with the fabulous National Girls Choir of Scotland!!