"endless energy, mesmerising talent and unswerving commitment" Julian Bigg, Conductor
Eleanor Turner is a harpist and composer who creates unique shows for herself and her ensemble to perform worldwide. She is a member of contemporary folk band Ranagri and Head of Harp at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire. Follow Eleanor on twitter, instagram and facebook for news, pictures and videos.
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Friday 24 May Eleanor Turner on harp with string quartet led by violinist David Le Page in concert at St. Mary and All Saint's Church, Pilton, near Oundle in Northamptonshire. There's no webpage but we promise this lovely, intimate early Summer concert is very much happening! Officially sold out but if you'd like to be squeezed in it's £15 per ticket and you can email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 01832720448 before the day to see if it's possible!
Saturday 25 May Eleanor Turner's final performance of Debussy, Ravel and others at Armscote Manor - it's a very exclusive event in private grounds with champagne and canapes. https://orchestraoftheswan.org/shop/a-taste-of-france/
Sunday 2nd June 8pm 'PHILO SOPHIA' at The Old Print Works on the Moseley Road, Birmingham. Drinks in the Courtyard from 7pm. A concert of female composers from Hildegard to Liz Johnson. £10 via Eventbrite click here. Eleanor Turner performs with coloratura soprano Caroline Trutz and other performers include Sam Hickman, Nicky Grant, Cait Thomas, Ruth Lee and Verena Koay. Music by Hildegard, Tailleferre, Liz Johnson, Bjork, Ayanna Witter-Johnson, Harriet Adie, Brandee Younger and world premiere of 'Celestial Spirals' by Lauren Scott. With huge thanks to Camac Harps Telynau Vining for sponsoring this event. Finishes at 9.30pm
DAY OF NETWORKING, FRIENDSHIPS, CREATIVE IDEA SHARING AND BRILLIANT ADVICE ONLY £45!
NEW STUDENT RATE just £30 for the full day! Thanks to sponsorship from Camac Harps Telynau Vining
For Workshop 2 - Composing for harp with Liz Johnson - and the concert, it's £25.
Concert only, £10 (includes booking fee) link to tickets here. One child free with each paying adult (recommended age 13+ due to potential for colourful language)
1pm 'Forget the Faure' Networking picnic, hosted by Sam Hickman. Bring a plate of food and bring your ideas.
2.30pm-4pm Eleanor Turner and Caroline Trutz creative workshop for professional harpists of all genres.
4-5.30pm Composing workshop with Liz Johnson, assisted by Eleanor Turner
7pm Pre-concert drinks (a limited bar of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks for sale)
8pm Concert in The Drawing Room (the event finish around 9.30pm)