A selection of Jazz and Blues pieces for the beginner harpist. Pieces included: Melancholic Blues, A Little Blues, Boogie Blues, Dorian Blues, Jazz Lullaby, Interrupted Blues, A Harmonic Waltz, Sombre Samba.
Featured on the Trinity College London Strings Syllabus 2020-2023
|1st August 2013
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Meet the Authors
Amanda has become an established name on the jazz scene. She started classical harp at the age of 6 and at 16 was awarded a specialist scholarship to Wells Cathedral School. Since furthering her classical studies at Cardiff University, and jazz at The Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama, she has become a freelance harpist all over the world; from recitals in London’s Southbank to concerts at sea. She has appeared on numerous TV and radio broadcasts and is in constant demand for function and recording work, as well as lectures and masterclasses.
Tony is a professional drummer and multi-instrumentalist, well versed in the art of popular music and jazz performance. He is an alumnus of both The Institute of Contemporary Music Performance and The Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama. He has performed and toured internationally, taught in the UK and Australia, and appeared as a conference speaker.
Amanda and Tony met while studying together on the RWCMD MA Jazz course in Cardiff and are striving to write new and interesting repertoire for harpists.
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Amanda is an experienced and professional harpist.
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