Area: Aberdeen, Scotland
Trained: Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Royal Irish Academy of Music, University of Glasgow and Trinity College Dublin
Repertoire: Classical, traditional Scottish and Irish, light music and jazz, popular hits, film music, seasonal music, occasional music, and arrangements of popular current songs to be played on harp.
Profile: This talented freelance harpist is an experienced professional performer for events and occasions in and around Aberdeen, Scotland. Christine is exceptionally talented on both the Concert harp and the Lever harp. She specialises in Scottish music, and in bringing harp music into the 21st century by making arrangements of current music for performance on the harp.
She has recently attained a Licentiate of the London College of Music Diploma (LLCM) in Irish Traditional Music Performance on the Irish Harp. In 2009, she was awarded the prestigious John Sebastian Morley Prize at the International Harp Summer School and has also played Scottish harp in many different traditional music groups.
Christine’s teaching is in high demand and her expressive playing shows her clear passion for the harp, which she strives to pass on to her pupils. Her repertoire consists of music from many genres including traditional, classical and popular pieces as well as her own compositions and arrangements.
The magical sound of the harp will create the perfect atmosphere for any celebration. This harpist’s performances are suitable for all occasions, from weddings to corporate events, and each client’s individual tastes and requirements can be accommodated.