Live Music Services

Concerts, Corporate And Private Events

The sound of the Celtic harp will add warmth, sparkle and elegance to your corporate or private event. Judy’s repertoire is diverse, including lovely classical, wistful Celtic, folk music of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales, early music, sacred and selected popular tunes. Judy combines classical training with improvisation to create a perfect ambience for you. A few of Judy’s venues have included:

  • Tsawwassen Arts Center Concert Series, Christmas and Spring
  • Place des Arts, Concert Series, Christmas and Spring
  • University Women’s Club Concert series at Hycroft Manor
  • Delta Hospice, Surrey Hospice
  • Cecil Green House, UBC
  • Brock House, Vancouver
  • Hyatt Regency, Vancouver
  • The Secret Garden Tea Room
  • Van Dusen Gardens, Darts Hill Garden, Tuscan Farm Gardens

Weddings

If there’s a wedding in your future, Judy is happy to consult with you to plan the perfect musical touches for your day. Judy’s harp adds intimacy and warmth to any wedding venue, be it house, garden or golf club. Music is traditionally provided as guests gather, for the processional, the signing of the register and the recessional. If you are planning a church wedding, Judy’s fifteen years experience as a church musician will assure familiarity with sacred music and liturgy.

Funerals And Celebrations Of Life

Serene and always thoughtful, the music of Judy’s harp will provide peace for your reflections.  Judy has provided soothing music for palliative care and the Delta and Surrey Hospice.  She has provided music for the annual Celebration of Light (Delta Funeral Home) for ten years.

Senior Centers And Care Homes

Judy provides music to seniors that will enhance mood and enable memories to flow. Some of her concerts and background music have been played at: Crofton Manor, several Amica residences, McKee House, the Waterford, Augustine House, KinVillage at Tsawwassen, Fleetwood Villa, Pacifica, South Granville Park Lodge.

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Repertoire

Some choices of music for weddings….

Processional

  • Canon in D, Pachelbel
  • La Serenissima, L.McKennitt
  • Blind Mary, O’Carolan
  • Royal Dream, traditional
  • Wedding March, Wagner

Signing Of The Register

  • Eleanor Plunkett, O’Carolan
  • Fanny Power, O’Carolan
  • Greensleeves improvisation
  • The Gentle Maiden, trad Irish
  • My Love is Like a Red Red Rose, Burns

Recessional

  • Southwind, trad Irish
  • Hugh O’Donnell, O’Carolan
  • The Rising of the Lark, trad Welsh
  • Rondeau, Mouret
  • Trumpet Tune, Purcell
  • Trumpet Voluntary, Purcell

A sampling of musical selections….

Classical

  • Come Ye Sons of Art, Purcell
  • Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring, Bach
  • Sarabande, Handel
  • Have You Not Seen My Lady? Handel
  • All In A Garden Green, Playford
  • Lord Willoughby’s Welcome Home, Dowland
  • Flower Duet from Lakme, Delibes
  • O Mio Babbino Caro, Puccini
  • My Lady Carey’s Dompe, anon
  • Tango to Evora, McKennitt

Popular

  • Theme from “Up”, Giacchino
  • You Raise Me Up, Lovland
  • All I Ask of You (Phantom of the Opera), Webber
  • Yesterday, Lennon/McCartney
  • Hallelujah, Cohen
  • The Prayer,  Foster
  • Moon River/Blue Moon, Mancini, Rodgers

Celtic

  • Mairi’s Wedding
  • Greensleeves
  • Star of the County Down
  • Sheebeg Sheemore
  • Come by the Hills
  • Wild Mountain Thyme
  • The Water Is Wide
  • The Ash Grove
  • Early One Morning
  • Carolan’s Concerto
  • Carolan’s Quarrel with the Landlady
  • The Lark in the Clear Air
  • Skye Boat Song/Arran Boat Song
  • Chi mi na Morbheanna
  • Down by the Salley Gardens

Sacred

  • Be Thou My Vision
  • To Christ the Seed
  • Simple Gifts
  • Tree of Life
  • I Will Arise
  • As the Deer
  • Morning Has Broken
  • For the Beauty of the Earth