Create the perfect ambience for your special occasion
Victoria Longhurst is a professional harpist, available for weddings, corporate functions and special occasions.
Harp music will enhance your day, whether it be for the arrival of your guests, the ceremony, drinks reception, wedding breakfast or a combination tailored specially to your requirements. A full repertoire list and demo CD is available on request, which encompasses classical and traditional, film music, musicals, popular songs and nostalgia.
After graduating from Trinity College of Music with a London University BMus (Hons) degree, Victoria embarked upon a busy and successful career as a freelance harpist.
Victoria has established an enviable reputation as a solo performer in many of the most prestigious hotels in London, including The Ritz, Claridges and The Lanesborough. She has also held afternoon tea residencies at The Grosvenor House Hotel, Park Lane and The Sheraton Park Tower, Knightsbridge and is regularly invited to perform at The Dorchester, for private parties and events.
She has also played at many famous landmarks from The National Portrait Gallery to The Tower of London as well as on cruise ships for Swan Hellenic and Cunard.
Now based in Tunbridge Wells, Victoria enjoys playing at venues in Kent and Sussex, such as
Penshurst Place, Hotel Du Vin,The Spa Hotel, High Rocks, Combe Bank, Blackstock Barn Hellingly, Marle Place and Gardens.
Boasting a wide and varied repertoire, from Baroque to Broadway, Victoria is much in demand, not least for her natural charm and attractive style.
During her playing career, Victoria has also taught at Putney High School and Westminster school.
Victoria can offer harp and piano lessons and can teach children to read music, help with preparation towards Grade 5 Theory examination, and provide piano accompaniment for music students in grade examinations.
Victoria is pleased to announce that she will be teaching the harp at
The Mead School, starting in January 2014.
She is currently teaching both harp and piano from home. A few more teaching places are available; please get in touch if you are interested.