Weddings

Harp in Wales

Maritime Quarter, Swansea View map
Price from £200

About

Price from £200

Rebecca is a solo harpist based in Swansea, who performs for weddings, and special occasions. She has enviable experience, boasting countless performances at a variety of venues and events. Rebecca has performed at several Gala events for the Princes Trust, in the Presence of HRH Prince Charles, and celebrities like Tom Jones, Anthony Hopkins, Ruth Madoc, to name but a few. Rebecca is available to play for all wedding functions, at your preferred venue or location.

Experience

Rebecca started playing the harp at the age of 12, and within six months she won the Harp Solo for the National Youth Eisteddfod. She continued her musical studies at Royal College of Music, London, where she studied under Leuan Jones. While at college, she played the harp for all of the college orchestras, including the 20th Century Ensemble, and the Opera Orchestra. Later, Rebecca became principal harpist of the National Youth Orchestra of Wales, the Jersey Symphony Orchestra, and is currently principal harpist with the British Police Symphony Orchestra and the Sidcup Symphony Orchestra.

Services offered

For weddings, Rebecca offers excellent packages, accommodating the event requirements and budget. She plays for all important moments, as guests arrive, during the ceremony and through to the speeches at the wedding breakfast. Her repertoire range from classical and jazz to songs from the shows and popular standards. She is also willing to play special pieces.

Highlights

Services

Ceremony music, cocktail/Banquet music

Styles

Classical, jazz, latest hits

Type

Solo

Frequently Asked Questions

What is included in the wedding package?

I can play at any point from as guests arrive to be seated for the ceremony, through to the speeches at the wedding breakfast

How far in advance should I contact you?

As far in advance as possible, especially for key Saturdays in the summer

Size of group:

Soloist

Repertoire:

I play anything from classical and jazz to songs from the shows and popular standards

Is it possible to request something that's not in the repertoire?

Yes, I will always endeavour to learn a special piece of music, sometimes with a small charge to cover the purchase of the sheet music

Experience:

30 plus years

Do you have your own equipment?

Yes

Do you need specific materials or conditions to offer your service?

Yes

Are you able to travel?

Yes

Is there a charge for traveling?

Yes

Do you cover more than one wedding a day?

Yes

Do you work alone or do you have a team of professionals?

Alone

What is the length of time of the act?

Usually from 1 - 4/5 hours with breaks where applicable

How much time do you need to prepare for an act?

About 1/2 hour

Do you do open-air acts?

Yes

Do you charge per hour or per event?

Per hour

If needed, would you be able to work extra hours?

Yes

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Birchgrove SA7 0HP Maritime Quarter (Swansea)

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