London Harp Player – Anna

Hip and modern harpist for weddings and corporate events plays pop, rock, Bollywood, Broadway, classical and jazz.

Description

Anna is a London harp player who has recently graduated with honours from an Artist Diploma degree at the Royal College of Music. There she studied with professor Ieuan Jones, and previously achieved a Masters degree with honours. Anna has an enormous repertoire of contemporary and classical music and has played at events of every kind. If you need a London harp player for your wedding, corporate function or private event Anna can help.

Career Highlights

Anna has collaborated with various orchestras including the BBC Symphony Orchestra (RCM’s BBCSO Pathway Scheme) and the HSCO Hulencourt Orchestra. She has toured around Spain as a winner of the Concurso Permanente de Juventudes Musicales de España (JJMM) and participated in music festivals such as the ‘Festival Internacional d’ Arpa de Sentmenat’ the ‘Pòdium Internacional de Matadepera’, and ‘New Soundings Project’. She has taken part in diverse RCMSO orchestral projects with Vladimir Ashkenazy, Sir Roger Norrington, Bernard Haitink, Jean-Philippe Calvin, Kenneth Hesketh, Brett Dean and James Ledger. She has performed in renowned venues such as the Palau de la Música Catalana, Auditori Municipal de Barcelona, Auditori de Lleida, BBCSO Studio in Maida Vale, Cadogan Hall, the Hampton Court Palace, the V&A, Austrian Cultural Forum, Italian Embassy, Flagey Studio 4 in Brussels, amongst others.

Anna’s ensemble chamber work is extremely varied, and apart from traditional ensembles such as flute and harp duo, and flute, viola and harp trio, Anna regularly works with double bass, saxophone, and occasionally with percussion.. Her passion for discovery is leading her to break down musical barriers, and she continues to champion contemporary and new music in different styles. As well as continuing to collaborate with composers and further experimenting with electronics, amongst her new projects there is the creation of new ensembles such as harp double bass saxophone and clarinet, pop singer and harp, and a harp duo.

Classic Wedding:
“Ave Maria” -Bach/Gounod
“Wedding March From A Midsummer Night’s Dream” –F. Mendelssohn
“Arrival of the Queen of Sheba” -Katherine Thomas
“Air on the G String”-J.S. Bach
“Water Music” -G.F. Handel
“Intermezzo From Cavelleria Rusticana” –P. Mascagni
“Trumpet Voluntary” -H. Purcell
“Trumpet Tune”-H. Purcell
“Amazing Grace” –J. Newton
“Procession of Joy” –H. Hopson
“Ode To Joy” –L. V. Beethoven
“Passacaille” –G. F. Handel
“Canon In D” –J. Pachelbel
“Bridal Chorus” –R. Wagner
“Gymnopedie No.1” –E. Satie
“Pavane” – G.Faure
“Barcarolle” -J. Offenbach
“Meditation from Thais” –Massenet
“O mio Babbino caro” –G. Puccini
“Romeo&Juliet Love theme”-Tchaikovsky
“Airoso”-J.S.Bach
“Chaconne”-Clarke
“My heart will go on”-Titanic
“A thousand years”-C.Perry
Bollywood:
“Na Tum Jano Na Hum”-Rajesh Roshan
“Soni Soni”-Harris Jayaraj
“Sun Sahiba Sun”-Ravindra Jain
“Naya Naya Dhula Dhula”-Anu Malik
“Satyam Shivam Sundaram”-Laxmikant Pyarelal
“Tu Hi Meri Shab Hai”-Pritam
“Mujhe Rang De”-ARRahman
“Yeh Kahan Aa Gaye Hum” -Shiv-Hari
“Yeh Galiyan Yeh Chaubara” -Laxmikant Pyarelal
“Kal Raat Ho Gayee”-Nadeem Shravan
“Aa Meri Jaan”-Shiv-Hari
“Raat Ki Hatheli Par”-Anu Malik
“Chand Sitare Phool Aur Khushboo”-Rajesh Roshan
“Tere Bina Jiya Jaaye Na”-R.D.Burman
“Hum Chup Hain”-Shiv-Hari
“Chandni O Meri Chandni”-Shiv-Hari
“Tumko Hi Chahenge Hum”-Sanjeev Darshan
Background music:
“Pavane pour une enfante défunte” –M. Ravel
“Épices” -B. Andrés
“Prélude” Op. 28 No.4 -F. Chopin
“Sonate” Op. 27 Nº2-L.Van Beethoven
“Córdoba” and “Prelude”-I.Albeniz
“Cuaderno Ana Magdalena Bach”-M.Rosa Calvo-Manzano
“Les Feuilles d’ Automne” -A. Hasselmans
“Sept Sonates Progressives”-F.J.Naderman
“Seehs Lieder ohne Worte” selection-F. Mendelssohn
“Venetianisches Gondellied” 1 and 2-F. Mendelssohn
“Mélodie I”-A. Rubinstein
“Calling You”-B. Telson
“Für Elise”-L.V.Beethoven
“Praeludium 8” BWV 853-J.S.Bach
“Kissing you”-T.Attack
“Nothing Else Matters”-J. Hellield
“Orientale”-Granados
“Misty”-E.Garner
“La Source” –A. Hasselmans
“Once Upon a Winter starts” -G. Marshall
“Variations Pastorales sur un vieux noël” -M. Samuel-Rousseau
“La fille aux cheveux de lin” –C. Debussy
“Clair de lune” –C. Debussy
“Arabesque No. 1 and 2” –C. Debussy
“Ceremony Of Carols Interlude” –B. Britten
“Trois Images” –M. Tournier
“Libertango” –A. Piazzola
“Greensleves” -Popular
“Woman of Ireland” –Popular
“Cant dels Ocells” –Popular
“Olhos de gato” –C. Bley
“Satin doll” –D. Ellington, I. Mills
“So what” –M. Davis
“Spring is here” –R. Rodgers
“Triste” –C. Jobim
“Girl of Ipanema” –C. Jobim
“All of me” –G. Marks, S. simons
“Summertime” – G. Gerswhin
“I Got Rhythm” –G. Gerswhin
“Atumn leaves” –J. Kosma
“Blue moon” –R. Rodgers
“Body and soul” –E. Heyman, R. Soul, F. Eyton, J. Green
“My funny Valentine” –R. Rodgers
“Ragtime Cowboy Joe”-G.Clarke
“12th Street Rag” E.L.Bowman
“Havana” M.Schoenberger
“Now is the Hour”-G.Fields
“Sympathy”-O.Harbach
“Smilin’Through”-A.penn
“Star of Love”-M. Ponce
“Dancing in the dark”-H.Dietz
A Thousand Years -C. Perry
Love me like you do -E. Goulding
I don’t know why I love you but I do -R. C. Guidry, P. Gayten
River Flows in You -L.Stirling
These Boots are made for walking -L. Hazlewood
Let it Go -Frozen
Disney Songbook selection
Frank Sinatra Selection
Rolling in the Deep -Adele
Space Oddity -D. Bowie
Viva la Vida -G. Berryman
Cole Porter Selection
Fields of Gold -Sting
Kissing You -Des’Ree and T. Atack
I am Yours -J. Miraz
Over the Rainbow -H. Arlen
Calling You -B. Telson
Smells like Teen Spirit -Nirvana
Beautiful Day -U2
Nothing Else Matters-J. Hellfield and L. Ulrich
Selection of Jazz Standards
And so It goes -B. Joey
Wonderwall – N. Gallagher
Stronger -G. Kurstin
Boulevard of Broken Dreams -Green Day
Be my love -S. Cahn and N. Brodszky
Breakfast at Tiffany’s H. Mancini
Happy (Despicable me) -P. Williams
Brian’s Song -M. Legrand
Breakeven -S. Kipner, A. Frampton, D. O’Donoghe, M. Sheenan
Cinema Paradiso -E. Morricone
Eleanor Rigby -J. Lennon
Eternally -C. Chaplin
Forgotten Dreams -L. Anderson
The Godfather -N. Rota
Hymne a l’ amour -E. Piaf
Live and Let die -P. McCartney
The Music of Goodbye -J. Barry
Nocturne -R. Lovland
I Giorni -L. Einaudi
Nuvole Bianche -L. Einaudi
Christmas:
The Nutcracker selection -Tchaikovsky
Ceremony of Carols-B. Britten
Silent Night
What Child is this?
Carol of the Bells
We Three Kings
Jesu, Joy of Man’s desiring
It Came Upon a Midnight Clear
Away in a Manger
The First Noel
Jingle Bells
O Tannenbaum
God rest ye merry, gentleman
Lo, How a Rose E’er Blooming
Joy to the world
We wish you a merry Christmas
Noel Provençal
Conte de Noel -H. Rennie
The nightmare before Christmas -Danny Elfman
Angels we have heard on high
As with gladness men of old
Auld Lang Syne
Away in a manger
A Child is born in Bethlehem
Canon in D
Christ was Born
Coventry Carol
On Christmas Day
Deck the Hall
Fun, Fum, Fum ( catalan carol)
Simple Gifts
Sussex Carol
Ukrainian Bell Carol
Up on the Housetop
Jolly Old St. Nicholas
Star of the East