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Manchester Harpist NW02
Covering; Cheshire, Derbyshire,
Merseyside, Lancashire & Manchester

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Award winning harpist NW02 is an exciting and engaging soloist who thrills audiences with her dynamic performances. She began to study the harp at the age of 12 before being awarded a place at Chethams School of Music in Manchester to study with Eira Lynn Jones in 1999. During this time She was awarded the Ida Carroll String Prize for outstanding musical achievement and also toured Holland giving recitals in conservatoires around the country.

After gaining an entrance scholarship to the Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester in 2001 to continue her studies, She completed her undergraduate course in 2005 achieving a First Class BMus (Hons) Degree and a year later, her post-graduate diploma (PGDip) with Distinction in Performance. In 2007, she successfully completed a Masters Degree (MMus) at the RNCM also with Distinction in performance. To aid her postgraduate studies, she was awarded RNCM postgraduate scholarships as well as support from the Musicians Benevolent Fund (MBF) and the Countess of Munster. She concluded her time at college by winning the Concerto Competition and performing as soloist with the RNCM String Orchestra playing Debussy’s Danse Sacree et Profane to critical acclaim.

Being a versatile and experienced musician, she has been invited to perform live on BBC Radio 3, and made her television debut performing live on BBC 1 for the Heaven and Earth show with Soprano, Katherine Jenkins. She has since also appeared on TV as part of the Royal Variety Performance. Other notable performances have taken her to prestigious concert venues around the UK including the Royal Albert Hall, London, St. David’s Hall, Cardiff, and the Bridgewater Hall, Manchester. She has also played professionally with the Hallé Orchestra, Manchester Camerata, the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra and the Manchester Concert Orchestra.

Recent successes include winning the Harp Finals at the world renowned Royal National Eisteddfod of Wales Competition in 2003 and in September 2005 she performed as a Finalist in the London International Harp Competition at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London. In April 2007 was selected to audition for HRH The Prince of Wales for the position of Royal Harpist at Clarence House, the same year she performed for HRH Queen Elizabeth II and HRH The Duke of Edinburgh at The Royal Variety Performance.

She is also a very active chamber musician and performs regularly with duo partner Fiona Slominska as the Corallia Duo (Flute and Harp) recently giving recitals in association with the Tillett Trust. In March 2008, they performed in the finals of the Royal Overseas Music Competition in London.

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