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Touring around Yorkshire, The Whiting on the Wall and new Christmas music…

Written on Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013 at 10:50 am

The last 4 weeks have been incredibly busy with beautiful weddings in Liverpool, Watford and of course, the stunning Le Manoir. Touring around Yorkshire and Cardiff with singer Joanne Thomas has also been huge amounts of fun. We were performing in homes with people with dementia and had the most wonderful responses.   I have […]

Summer…where did that go?

Written on Friday, September 13th, 2013 at 9:47 am

Schools are back and weddings are slowly getting less and time to mull over what’s next. It has been a great summer with some incredible weddings. Last week, Jo and I were playing for the most beautiful outside wedding at Le Manoir. It was a perfect day, with sunshine and no wind and we were […]

Weddings, radio and books

Written on Monday, July 29th, 2013 at 11:49 am

It has been a great period with lots of functions in beautiful venues and brides. Last week I had the pleasure of playing for a gentleman who worked for a fashion magazine. The event was held in a stunning house in bath and I was playing in the grounds, next to a lilly pond. My […]

Graduation week

Written on Monday, July 8th, 2013 at 11:37 am

It has been a fantastic yet sad week with my Graduation in St David’s Hall for my Masters in Jazz. Saying goodbye to everyone after two years, with the hope that we will meet again one day. The sun was shining and luckily I managed to get across the stage without tripping over or losing […]

Recording in the studio

Written on Tuesday, June 25th, 2013 at 12:45 pm

What a week! I have at last finished my Masters and graduated. Tony and I have finished our new book of jazz pieces for easy harp..it is winging it’s way to the printers as I type. But even more exciting news is we have been recording a new CD at Lee Goodall’s studio in Newport. […]

With finals over and the sun is out…relaxation!

Written on Wednesday, May 29th, 2013 at 10:36 am

It has been a crazy few weeks, from All Star golf at Celtic Manor, to preparing for my finals for my Masters in Jazz. Thank fully all the stress is over and I can now relax. The trio played for the jazz lunch last week, with Tony Robinson on drums and Deej Williams on bass. […]

‘The Whiting on the wall’ filming for the day..

Written on Thursday, May 2nd, 2013 at 9:59 am

From playing in some beautiful country houses, a birthday party with the trio and topped off with Le Manoir on Saturday, it has been incredibly busy over the last few weeks. It is also the final countdown for my Masters exams, so rehearsals are taking up many hours..but it is always great fun. Yesterday was […]

From trains to Dancing with the stars…

Written on Monday, March 11th, 2013 at 12:50 pm

Another great week started with playing for the Orient Express in London. It really is such a wonderful experience and the train is beautiful….always a pleasure to be part of such a great team. Saturday also saw a little sunshine and a gorgeous wedding in Llechwen Hall and in the evening I played at Celtic […]

Orient Express….where’s the next stop?

Written on Sunday, February 10th, 2013 at 12:57 pm

It was an absolute pleasure last week to be asked to play at Victoria station, London for the Orient Express Pullman train. Reminiscent of a romantic scene from days gone by, the train pulled in to the station and was greeted by many smiling and excited faces. Very exciting! Im looking forward to next adventure….

It’s the most wonderful time of the year..as the song goes..

Written on Tuesday, December 18th, 2012 at 11:46 am

Last week was a ¬†great week with a tour of residential homes, playing to the elderly with dementia, on behalf of Lost Chord. It is such an honour to share beautiful Christmas songs with smiling faces. This week continues to be fun filled with a performance of Britten’s Ceremony of Carols in Barry Church with […]

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