Meredith McCracken image

Meredith McCracken - Harpist | Droitwich, Midlands

(no reviews)5.0
Country: United Kingdom
Based In: Droitwich, Midlands
Performs: Nationwide
Fees: £215 (This is a guide only, please contact me for an accurate quote dependent upon the location and duration of your event)
Why not add extra sparkle to your special event with some sophisticated, relaxing harp music?
Contact Me / Request a Quote View Website
Share this Page:
Profile Views: 1276
Report this profile

Audio

Show Description

Since moving to Worcestershire I delight in the personal world of weddings and special events. I enjoy writing my own arrangements of well known songs for the harp, so much of my music is uniquely mine. The harp is gaining increasing popularity with Asian couples who are looking for something a little different. They are thrilled to realise that many Bollywood ballads can sound wonderful on the harp. My extensive repertoire of music includes classical and light classical pieces, music from the shows, wonderful lyrical 'golden oldies', as well as favourite modern pop songs, traditional celtic m ...

Set-List

Here is some of the music I love to play!
Weddings and Civil Partnerships
Bach - Arioso
Bach - Air on the G String
Bach - Prelude No.1
Beatles - I Will
Beethoven - Ode to Joy  
Delibes - Flower Duet  
Giacchino - Married Life from Up 
Handel - March from Scipio
Handel - Air from The Water Music
Handel - Hornpipe from The Water Music
Handel - The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
Henry Mancini - Love Theme from Romeo and Juliet
Mendelssohn - Wedding March from A Midsummer Night's Dream
Pachelbel - ...

Biography

I graduated from the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama with a BA in Music Performance. For many years I enjoyed combining my position of principal harpist with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra with my current role as principal harpist with the orchestra of the Scottish Ballet.

Reviews     (no reviews)

Experience

I have many years of experience performing either as a soloist, within a small group or an orchestra for audiences large and small, in theatres and concert halls, hotels and churches.

Previous Clients

Nationwide Building Society
Bovis Homes
BMW
Rudell the Jewellers and Patek Philippe
NORSACA / Autism East Midlands
Phoenix IT
drp group, Worcestershire
The Orders of St John Care Trust
Bournville College, Birmingham

Suitable for

Wedding and Civil Partnership Ceremonies Asian Wedding Ceremonies Henna Nights Wedding Drinks Receptions Wedding Breakfasts Blessings Christening and Naming Ceremonies Funeral Ceremonies and Wakes Vow Renewals Engagement Parties Private Parties Birthday Parties Corporate Events Cocktail Evenings Product Launches Awards Ceremonies Anniversaries Christmas Parties Gala Dinners.

Additional Information

Musicians’ Union member.
Public Liability insurance of £10,000,000

Contact Me / Request a Quote
Click here to view more Harpists in Midlands

Related Blog posts...

Hiring an Instrumentalist – Tips, Advice & How to Book
Planning an event can be quite stressful, especially if you have no idea what type of entertainment you wish to put on. If you are planning a celebration that would benefit ...
Live Music Ideas for a Sit Down Dinner
If you are planning an event that involves a sit down dinner, it might be a nice idea to provide some live background music to add to the ambiance of your event and help as ...
Instrumental Music for your Magical Wedding Ceremony
Your wedding ceremony is going to be one of the major parts of your wedding day that you will remember for the rest of your life, but you will be surprised how much this important ...
Sophisticated Live Music for Wedding Breakfasts
The wedding breakfast is the perfect part of your wedding to start celebrating with your guests as you sit down to a lovely meal and enjoy the first few hours of being husband ...
10 Most Popular Wedding Entertainment Ideas for Your Big Day
If you are wanting to stick to tradition when planning your wedding day, you might be surprised to see what some of the newer traditions are when it comes to wedding entertainment.  ...
How to add atmosphere with our favourite instrumentalists
When putting on an event, hiring an instrumentalist to play atmospheric background music can really make difference to the whole feel of your occasion.  Instrumentalists ...
Create a Magical Atmosphere with Wedding Ceremony Live Music
The most important part of many couples wedding day is of course their wedding ceremony.  The joining of two families and commitment involved will be remembered for many ...
Wonderful Ideas for Music to enhance your Wedding Ceremony
One of the central elements of any Wedding is music. From the choice of music for the entrance of the bride, through to the first dance and right up until the very last song. ...
Looking for a different type of entertainment? Search NowContact Us

Latest Members

Reflections Magic Mirror
Magic Selfie Mirror
Conway, Wales
Oleh Zhdan
Trio
ukraine, Ukraine
Soundbreeze Duo
Duo
Russia, Russian Federation
Wally B
Pianist / Keyboardist
New Orleans, Louisiana
Evan Wecksell
Comedy Singer
California
Diana
Aerialist / Acrobat
Miami, Florida
sage Vincent
Elvis Tribute Act
California
JOEY VOICES
Comedy Impressionist
Boston , Massachusetts
Samantha M Ritzer
Aerialist / Acrobat
Randolph, New Jersey
Crystal Storm
Drag Queen Act
Lancs, North of England
Accessibility
How Can We Improve?