Wedding Harpist

“Welcome to my site for wedding and function music! If you are looking for information about original music, theatre, and other projects, please hop over to my dedicated MUSIC AND THEATRE site. Thanks”

Rachael Gladwin is a professional harpist based in Manchester. She plays harp at weddings, functions, christenings, corporate events and funerals. Music is a vital part of any wedding or event; Rachael is highly experienced at helping you decide on all the musical details that are going to make your day extra special.
Rachael works closely with you to put together a personalised harp programme that is just right for your occasion. Her repertoire is extensive and spans pop, classical, movie hits, Bollywood, Disney, folk and jazz. If there is a tune you love that isn’t on the list Rachael is always happy to learn requests.

Wedding harpist with bride

Rachael began playing the harp at the age of 5. She went on to study at the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts graduating in 2008 with a first class honours degree in music. Rachael has worked with artists including Guy Garvey, Corinne Bailey Rae, Beth Orton, DJ Shadow, Gilles Peterson and Susan Boyle. She performs all over the world and draws on her vast and varied professional experience as a harpist to make the music perfect for your wedding or special occasion.
Rachael covers many areas including Manchester, Lancashire, Cheshire, Merseyside, Yorkshire, Derbyshire, Staffordshire, Shropshire, North Wales, the Midlands and London.
Rachael Gladwin harpist performs on her black and gold harp
Rachael’s stunning black and gold harp adds a beautiful aesthetic to any occasion and as an additional visual detail Rachael can wear a gown to match your colour scheme.
Rachael can be booked as a solo harpist or with her harp and cello duo and provides amplification for larger events.
Contact Rachael for a quotation.


~~~~~ Rachael Gladwin | Wedding Harpist ~~~~~