HARPIST, COMPOSER & VOCALIST
An award-winning young music artist based in Lincolnshire. Available for Weddings, Events & Teaching .
A dynamic soloist, Ruth is a performer of classical and contemporary styles. Her awards include the Ian Macleòid Young Composer Award 2019, First Prize at The Future Blend Project and First Prize at the Wales Harp Composition Competition.
A graduate of the University of York, there she was awarded both The Wilfrid Mellers Prize for Music and a Concerto Award. Her work often fuses contemporary classical and folk styles, frequently using effects pedals and other techniques to create a unique sound world.
This year, Ruth is looking forward to performing a programme of music featuring her own compositions at the World Harp Congress 2020. She currently enjoys collaborations with The Arc Project and her all-female trio ‘Phantasia’, and works as a private tutor alongside her performance and compositional work.