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Weddings/Functions

Weddings and Functions

 The beautiful sound of the harp creates an elegant atmosphere at any special occasion. Elinor provides a friendly and professional service and will guide you in planning for your wedding or event. Whether you have traditional tastes or prefer something more modern, with an ever expanding repertoire spanning centuries, styles and genres, Elinor is able to tailor music to suit your requirements and will play songs that are of significance to you. Elinor's repertoire list can be viewed here.

Additionally, Elinor plays the Scottish lever harp- the clarsach. This is Scotland's oldest heritage instrument and it's individual sound is suitable for intimate venues and traditional folk music, as well as being portable enough for any venue. 

Elinor can also be booked to play alongside other instrumentalists including flute, violin, cello, saxophone and singers. 

Elinor is happy to travel throughout the United Kingdom and can play indoors or outdoors (weather permitting). Elinor has public liability insurance and can provide a certificate upon request. To enquire about Elinor's availability and to get a quote, please contact Elinor here and she will get back to you as soon as possible.

Testimonials

 

Repertoire

 

Popular

Adele - Make You Feel My Love 

Alicia Keys - If I Ain’t Got You 

Aerosmith - I Don’t Want to Miss a Thing

Beatles - All You Need is Love, Here Comes the Sun, Hey Jude, Let It Be, Something, With a Little Help From My Friends, Yesterday

Ben E King - Stand by me 

Beyonce - Halo

Billy Joel - Always a Woman

Birdy - Wings

Bruno Mars - Just the Way You Are, Marry You
Bryan Adams- Everything I Do

Celine Dion - Colour of my Love 

Christina Perri - A Thousand Years 

Clean Bandit - Rather Be, Symphony

Coldplay - Clocks, Sky Full of Stars, Viva la Vida

Des’ree - I’m Kissing You

Ed Sheeran - Perfect, Photograph, Tenerife Sea, Thinking Out Loud

Elbow - One Day Like This 

Ellie Goulding - How Long Will I Love You, Love Me Like You Do

Elvis Presley - I Can't Help Falling in Love With You, Love Me Tender 

Eric Clapton - Wonderful Tonight 

Eva Cassidy - Songbird

Florence and the Machine - Cosmic Love, Spectrum (Say My Name) 

Guns n Roses - Sweet Child o Mine 

Jack Johnson - Better Together

James Arthur - Say You Won’t Let Go 

James Blunt - You’re Beautiful

Jason Mraz - I’m Yours 

John Legend - All of Me

John Lennon - Imagine 

Joseph Kosma - Autumn Leaves

Josh Groban - You Raise Me Up

Justin Bieber - Despacito, Love Yourself

Keane - Somewhere Only We Know 

The Killers - Read My Mind

Justin Timberlake - Can’t Stop the Feeling

Led Zepplin - Stairway to Heaven

Leonard Cohen - Hallelujah

Lewis Capaldi - Someone You Loved

Louis Armstrong - What a Wonderful World 

Love Affair - Everlasting Love

Lumineers - Ho Hey

McFly - No Worries

Metallica - Nothing Else Matters

Mumford and Sons - I Will Wait

Nat King Cole - L-O-V-E, When I Fall in Love 

Natalie Cole - This Will Be

Nathan Sykes - Over and Over Again

Oasis - Wonderwall

OMI - Cheerleader

Owl City - Fireflies

Passenger - Let Her Go 

Pharrell Williams - Happy 

The Script - Hall of Fame

Snow Patrol - Chasing Cars

Sting - Fields of Gold

Take That - Greatest Day, Paradise, Rule the World

Movie/Disney/Musical

Alice’s Theme from Tim Burton’s ‘Alice in Wonderland’
All I ask of you from ‘Phantom of the Opera’
All in the Golden Afternoon from ‘Alice in Wonderland’ 

Be Our Guest from ‘Beauty and the Beast’

Can you feel the love tonight from ‘Lion King’

City of Stars from ‘La La Land’ 

Colours of the Wind from ‘Pocahontas’ 

Concerning Hobbits from ‘Lord of the Rings’

A Dream is a Wish your Heart Makes from ‘Cinderella’ 

Edelweiss from ‘The Sound of Music’

Engagement Party from ‘La La Land’

For the Love of a Princess from ‘Braveheart’
Game of Thrones Theme

Glasgow Theme from ‘Love Actually’
How Far I’ll Go from ‘Moana’

Into the West from ‘Lord of the Rings’

I See the Light from ‘Tangled’ 

Jurassic Park Theme

La Valse de l’Amour from ‘Cinderella’

Let it Go from ‘Frozen’

Ma Belle Evangeline from ‘The Princess and the Frog’ 

Married Life from ‘Up’ 

May it Be by Enya from ‘Lord of the Rings’

Music of the Night from ‘Phantom of the Opera’

My Favourite Things from ‘The Sound of Music’

My Heart Will Go On from ‘Titanic’

On my Own from ‘Les Miserables’

Once Upon a Dream from ‘Sleeping Beauty’ 

Part of your World from ‘Little Mermaid’ 

Rains of Castamere from ‘Game of Thrones’

Sally’s Song from ‘The Nightmare Before Christmas’ 

Sons of Skyrim from ‘Skyrim’

So Close from ‘Enchanted’ 

Somewhere over the rainbow from ‘The Wizard of Oz’ 

Stranger Things Theme

Tale as Old as Time from ‘Beauty and the Beast’
True Love’s Kiss from ‘Enchanted’ 

When you Wish Upon a Star from ‘Pinocchio’ 

A Whole New World from ‘Aladdin’

You’ve got a Friend from ‘Toy Story’

Classical

 

Alvars - Romance in A flat
Bach - Air on the G string
*Bach - Arioso
*Bach - Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring
Bach - Prelude in C
*Boyce - Canon in C
Campra - Rigaudon from Idomenee
Clarke - Trumpet Voluntary from 'The Prince of Denmark's March' 

Debussy - Clair de lune
Debussy - La fille aux cheveux de lin
Einaudi - I Giorni, Life

Franck - Panis Angelicus
Gounod - Ave Maria from Prelude in C by Bach

Handel - Arrival of the Queen of Sheba

Handel - Chaconne in C
Handel - Largo from Xerxes
Handel - Water Music- Allegro Maestoso
Hasselmans - La Source

Intermezzo - Mascagni

Massanet - Meditation from Thais

Mendelssohn - Wedding March
Pachabel - Canon in D
Satie - First Gymnopedie

Thomas - Watching the Wheat
Wagner - Bridal Chorus 

Yiruma- Kiss the Rain, River Flows in You

* indicates religious music not suitable for civil ceremonies

Traditional

 

Ashokan Farewell
Auld Lang Syne
Danny Boy

Eriskay Love Lilt
Flower of Scotland

Greensleeves
Highland Cathedral

Loch Lomond

Logan Water
My Love is Like a Red Red Rose 

Mairi's Wedding
The Mingulay Boat Song
Skye Boat Song
The Water is Wide
Wille ye go lassie go
Ye Banks and Braes