Megan Morris Harpist

Cardiff, Glamorgan
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Welsh Harpist Megan Morris is a graduate from the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama and is much in demand as a solo harpist and chamber musician across the United Kingdom.

Megan received her Bachelor of Music (Hons) in 2015 after studying Harp Performance for 4 years with renowned harpist Caryl Thomas. She also performed in masterclasses with Isabelle Perrin, Alice Giles, Marisa Robles, Chantal Mathieu, Florence Sitruk and Catrin Finch. Megan is a recipient of the Royal Welch Fusiliers Prize (2014), the Most Promising Harpist award at the Urdd National Eisteddfod (2011) and Vale Musician of the Year (2007). She was also a competitor in the International Lyon and Healy Awards in 2013.

Megan has performed at high profile events for clients such as the Welsh Government, National Assembly for Wales, BMW, The Crown Estate and the Cardiff City Football Club.
Most recently, Megan has been performing regularly with her group ElenElectrix with recitals at Richard Branson's 'The Roof Gardens' in Kensington for their 'Proms on the Roof' series (August '17 & May '17) and at The Royal Academy of Arts (July '17).

Other performances include In 2016, Megan performed twice for visiting ministers of the British-Irish Brexit Summit at Hensol Castle and the Senedd. Guests included Arlene Foster and Carwyn Jones.
The previous year, Megan performed on seperate occasions for the Vice Premier of China and the US Ambassador to the United Kingdom during their visits to Cardiff. The same year, she was invited by the Welsh Government to perform for their St David's Day Celebrations at Le Bibliothèque Solvay, Brussels and The Foreign and Commonwealth Office, Westminster. Megan performed for HRH The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge during their visit to Pembrokeshire in 2014 and she also performed for HRH Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall during their St David's Day visit to Cardiff in 2013.

Megan enjoys her role as a chamber musician and she The Vesta Trio and The Hiraeth Ensemble. She is also the harpist for the electroacoustic group ElenElectrix. Megan accompanies various classical and operatic singers and in 2014 she accompanied tenor Trystan Llyr Griffiths at the House of Lords in Westminster, as well as performing a solo harp piece. The same year she premiered a new commission with mezzo soprano Kerri-Lynne Dietz addressing the former Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr. Rowan Williams.

As an orchestral harpist, Megan's highlights include performing Britten's War Requiem with the RWCMD Chamber Orchestra under the baton of Carlo Rizzi and with baritone Simon Keenlyside CBE. In July 2014, Megan was honoured to play The Planets with the world renowned Cory Band as part of the Deal Festival of Music and the Arts.

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Briony

Jan. 18, 2020

Thank you so much Megan, you were just fabulous at our wedding yesterday! We received so many compliments from our guests about your performance - you really elevated the afternoon! We were so impressed with your wide repertoire and you have been so helpful, right from the first contact. We can’t thank you enough and will be recommending your to all of our friends!

Services From Megan Morris Harpist

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Harpist - Wedding Ceremony

- 15 minutes of music as guests arrive - Music for the whole of the ceremony - Requests accepted Welsh Harpist Megan Morris is a graduate from the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama and is much in demand as a solo harpist and chamber musician across the United Kingdom. Megan received her Bachelor of Music (Hons) in 2015 after studying Harp Performance for 4 years with renowned harpist Caryl Thomas. She also performed in masterclasses with Isabelle Perrin, Alice Giles, Marisa Robles, Chantal Mathieu, Florence Sitruk and Catrin Finch. Megan is a recipient of the Royal Welch Fusiliers Prize (2014), the Most Promising Harpist award at the Urdd National Eisteddfod (2011) and Vale Musician of the Year (2007). She was also a competitor in the International Lyon and Healy Awards in 2013.
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Megan Morris Harpist
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Harpist - Wedding Breakfast

- 2 hours of music during the wedding breakfast (usually covers guests seating up until desserts are cleared) - Choose your music from my playlist which updates on a monthly basis - Song as you are welcomed in (requests accepted) - Amp available for over 60 guests Welsh Harpist Megan Morris is a graduate from the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama and is much in demand as a solo harpist and chamber musician across the United Kingdom. Megan received her Bachelor of Music (Hons) in 2015 after studying Harp Performance for 4 years with renowned harpist Caryl Thomas. She also performed in masterclasses with Isabelle Perrin, Alice Giles, Marisa Robles, Chantal Mathieu, Florence Sitruk and Catrin Finch. Megan is a recipient of the Royal Welch Fusiliers Prize (2014), the Most Promising Harpist award at the Urdd National Eisteddfod (2011) and Vale Musician of the Year (2007). She was also a competitor in the International Lyon and Healy Awards in 2013.
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Harpist - Drinks Reception

- 2 hours of music during the drinks - Choose music from my playlist which updates every month - Amplifier available for over 70 guests Welsh Harpist Megan Morris is a graduate from the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama and is much in demand as a solo harpist and chamber musician across the United Kingdom. Megan received her Bachelor of Music (Hons) in 2015 after studying Harp Performance for 4 years with renowned harpist Caryl Thomas. She also performed in masterclasses with Isabelle Perrin, Alice Giles, Marisa Robles, Chantal Mathieu, Florence Sitruk and Catrin Finch. Megan is a recipient of the Royal Welch Fusiliers Prize (2014), the Most Promising Harpist award at the Urdd National Eisteddfod (2011) and Vale Musician of the Year (2007). She was also a competitor in the International Lyon and Healy Awards in 2013.
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Set List/Services

Classical
Albeniz - Tango in D
Bach, J.S - Prelude No. 1
Barnby - O Perfect Love
Beethoven - Minuet in G
Boccherini - Minuet in E
Clarke, J - Trumpet Voluntary
Debussy - Clair de Lune
Delibes- Flower Duet
Einaudi - I Giorni
Einaudi - Le Onde
Fauré - Pavane
Giordano - Caro Mio Ben
Grieg - Morning (from 'Peer Gynt')
Sibelius – Finlandia
Handel, G.F - Alla Hornpipe (from Water Music)
Handel, G.F. - Ombre Mai Fu
Handel, G.F. - The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
Handel, G.F - Zadoc the Priest
Mascagni - Intermezzo (from Cavalleria Rusticana)
Massenet - Méditation (Thaïs)
Mendelssohn - On Wings Of Song
Mendelssohn - Wedding March
Nigel Hess - Ladies In Lavender
Pachelbel - Canon in D
Puccini - O Mio Babbino Caro
Purcell - Trumpet Tune
Vivaldi- Spring (from The Four Seasons)
Vivaldi - Winter (from The Four Seasons)
Wagner - Bridal Chorus
Waldteufel - Skaters Waltz
Webber, A.L – Pie Jesu
Yiruma - River Flows In You

Welsh Traditional/Folk
Mae Hen Wlad fy Nhadau
Calon Lân
Breuddwyd y Frenhines
Llety’r Bugail
Y Gwahoddiad
Bugeilio’r Gwenith Gwyn
Dafydd y Garreg Wen
Lisa Lân
Ar Lan y Môr
Tros y Garreg
Y Ferch o Blwy’ Penderyn
Myfanwy
Y Gwahoddiad
Ar Hyd y Nôs
Yma o Hyd
Dacw 'Nghariad
Y Deryn Pur
Merch Megan

Other Traditional/Folk
Skye Boat Song (Scotland)
Mary, Young and Fair (Scotland)
Mrs Jamieson's Favourite (Scotland)
Danny Boy (Ireland)
The Fields of Athenry (Ireland)
Amazing Grace (England)
Scarborough Fair (England)
Greensleeves (England)
O Sole Mio (Italy)
Come Back To Sorrento (Italy)
Santa Lucia (Italy)

Popular
Adele - Make You Feel My Love
Alicia Keys – That’s How Strong My Love Is
Avicii - Wake Me Up
Ben E. King - Stand By Me
Ben Howard - Only Love
Bill Withers - Just The Two Of Us
Birdy - Wings
Bob Marley - Is This Love
Bruno Mars - Marry You
Bruno Mars - When I Was Your Man
Bryan Adams - Everything I Do
Bryan Adams- Heaven
Charlie Puth- See You Again
Charlie Puth - One Call Away
Chris Brown - With You
Christina Perri - Thousand Years
Coldplay - Hymn For The Weekend
David Gray - This Year’s Love
Des’ree - Kissing You
Dolly Parton - Jolene
Ed Sheeran - Perfect
Ed Sheeran - Shape Of You
Ed Sheeran - Thinking Out Loud
Ellie Goulding- How Long Will I Love You
Elton John - Your Song
Elvis Presley –Falling In Love With You
Eva Cassidy - Fields of Gold
Fleetwood Mac - Songbird
Greenday – Time Of Your Life
Jackie Wilson - Higher and Higher
James Arthur - Say You Won't Let Go
Jess Glynne - Rather Be
Joe Cocker - You Are So Beautiful
John Legend - All Of Me
Journey - Don't Stop Believin'
Journey - Faithfully
Luis Fonsi - Despacito
Lionel Richie - Endless Love
Lonestar - Amazed
Louis Armstrong - What a Wonderful World
Nat King Cole - When I Fall In Love
Nina Simone - Feeling Good
Oasis – Half The World Away
Oasis – Wonderwall
Passenger - Let Her Go
Phil Collins - Against All Odds
Phil Collins - Another Day In Paradise
Procol Harum - Whiter Shade of Pale
Stevie Wonder - Isn't She Lovely
Stevie Wonder - For Once in My Life
Shawn Mendes - Stitches
Take That - Greatest Day
The Beatles - Here Comes The Sun
The Beatles - Let It Be
The Beatles - All You Need Is Love
The Carpenters - We’ve Only Just Begun
Toploader - Dancing In The Moonlight
Train - Hey Soul Sister
Van Morrison - Have I Told You Lately
Wet Wet Wet – Love Is All Around Me
Westlife – You Raise Me Up
Whitney Houston –The Greatest Love Of All

Film/Musicals
A Whole New World (Aladdin)
All I Ask of You (The Phantom of the Opera)
Bare Necessities (The Jungle Book)
Can You Feel the Love Tonight (Lion King)
Cavatina (The Deer Hunter)
Edelweiss (The Sound of Music)
Falling (Twin Peaks)
Far Longer Than Forever (The Swan Princess)
Forrest Gump Theme (Forrest Gump)
For The Love of a Princess (Braveheart)
Glasgow Love Theme (Love Actually)
I See The Light (Tangled)
Married Life (Up)
May It Be - Enya (from The Lord Of The Rings)
My Favourite Things (The Sound of Music)
Moonriver (Breakfast at Tiffany's)
Part Of Your World (Little Mermaid)
Pure Imagination (Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory)
Somewhere Over the Rainbow (The Wizard of Oz)
Tale As Old As Time (Beauty and The Beast)
The Music of the Night (The Phantom of the Opera)
Under The Sea (Little Mermaid)
When You Wish Upon A Star (Pinocchio)
Wishing You Were Somewhere Here Again (The Phantom of the Opera)

Indian
Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
Gerua
Janam Janam
Raabta
Sab Tera
Samjhavan
Sawan Aaya Hai
Soch Na Sake
Tere Sang Yaara
Tum Hi Ho
Veera Zoara