Twelve Jazzy Christmas Songs for Harp
Add some festive spice to your Christmas repertoire with this selection of popular songs and original compositions, specially arranged for the harp. With many contemporary styles to choose from – swing, modal jazz, calypso and more – there’s something for everyone. Perfect for the aspiring harpist or seasoned professional.
Featured on the Trinity College London Strings Syllabus 2020-2023
|Publication Date||10 October 2016|
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.
Hire Amanda Whiting
Amanda is an experienced and professional harpist.
Available for weddings, private and corporate events and festivals.