• 9th Mar 2021
  • 1:00pm

about this event


Born in Swansea South Wales, Elin Samuel began her harp studies at the age of 10. She has since established herself as a freelance harpist in both London and South Wales. Elin enjoys a varied freelance career having performed with the orchestra of the Ballet Rambert, the London Chamber Orchestra and the London Concert Orchestra. In the Summer of 2018, she was invited to play with the Schleswig-Holstein Festival Orchestra in Germany where she was coached by world renowned harpist Helga Stork.

In 2019, Elin graduated from her two-year Master’s degree at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London with a distinction, where she also completed her Undergraduate degree in 2017. Whilst at Guildhall, Elin studied under Imogen Barford, Charlotte Seal and principal harpist of the Royal Opera House, Lucy Wakeford.

The lunchtime concert series is kindly sponsored by Informed Choice Financial Planners. https://icfp.co.uk/

This concert is free to attend though we ask you to donate what you can to support Cranleigh Arts in our mission ‘to enrich, entertain and inspire our community’ at https://www.cranleighartscentre.org/donations/

You can watch the concert live at https://youtu.be/UCnR2svHo60

Programme:

Zabel – La Source, ‘Am Springbrunnen’ Op. 23 (6’)

J.S.Bach Suite in C minor BWV 997 – Preludio, Sarabande, Gigue, Double (9’)

Debussy – Ballade (9’)

Grandjany – Rhapsodie (10’)

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