Rhianwen Pugh
Wedding Harpist

About Rhianwen Pugh
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Rhianwen Pugh is a former first-class honours scholar from the Royal College of Music, London.

Whilst studying in London she gained her BMus (Hons) DipABRSM and LRSM performance certificates.

She has played in many prestigious venues and events all over the UK and further afield, including the Royal Albert Hall, Buckingham Palace, Wales Millennium Center, Rio de Janeiro Arts Centre.

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Rhianwen Pugh has also played for Her Majesty the Queen on several occasions, HRH Prince Charles and the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.

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She has orchestral experience, performing as principal of the RCM Philharmonic Orchestra and Symphony Orchestra. She has performed as a soloist at such venues as The Sage in Gateshead, Salvi Harp Showrooms in London and The National Gallery.

She has also played in many ensembles and duets performances nationally, including duet performances with Catrin Finch and Elinor Bennett.

In 2009 she played for a TV documentary accompanying Bryn Terfel and over the years has played on many occasions for Eirian Owen with Cor Godre’r Aran (Director of Cor Godrer Aran – internationally successful Welsh Male voice choir).

Rhianwen Pugh has played several times with world-renowned harpist Catrin Finch and celebrities such as Charlotte Church, Stella McCartney and the Mayor of London.

She has recently performed in countries such as China and Brazil whilst being the Queen Elizabeth resident Harpist for Cunard.

She is also experienced in Bollywood music and has a large repertoire.

Rhianwen Pugh is available to perform at weddings, civil ceremonies, parties, corporate events or any special event where beautifully performed music is required.

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"I was lucky enough to have Rhianwen play at my wedding & her music was stunning! Would definitely recommend her."
– Chloe Cheetham, 20 February 2020, wedding in London
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"Rhianwen was an absolute delight and helped set the mood perfectly with her music. It was very important to me to have the harp as part of our day and she certainly delivered and took note of my special requests. Her music certainly added to the magic of our wonderful day."
– Nerys Edwards, 27 October 2019, wedding in South Wales
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Audio samples
C'est l'amour
Pachelbel's Canon
Set List

Bach – Sheep May Safely Graze

Bach – Arioso

Bach – Air On The G String

Bach – Jesu Joy Of Man's Desiring

Beethoven – Fur Elise

Clarke – The Prince Of Denmark’s March

Debussy – Clair De Lune

Debussy – Arabesque

Elgar – Salut D’armour

Franck – Panis Angelicus

Goodall – Psalm 23: The Lord Is My Shepard

Handel – La Rejouissance From “music For The Royal Fireworks”

Handel – Zadok The Priest

Handel – The Arrival Of The Queen Of Sheba

Lovland – You Raise Me Up

Mendelssohn – Wedding March “a Midsummers Night Dream”

Offenbach – Barcarolle

Pachelbel – Canon In D

Parry – Jerusalem

Parry – I Was Glad

Purcell – Trumpet Tune

Schubert – Ave Maria

Shostakovitch – Romance From “the Gadfly”

Tchaikovsky – Swan Lake

Wagner – Bridal March / Here Comes The Bride


Ain’t Misbehavin

Can’t Help Lovin’ Dat Man

Come Away With Me

Don’t Get Around Much Anymore

Embraceable You

Everybody Loves Somebody

Ev’ry Time We Say Goodbye




God Bless The Child

Have I Told You Lately

I Got Rhythm

When I Fall In Love

Musical Theatre

All That Jazz

Angel Of Music


Close Every Door

Don't Cry For Me Argentina

I Don't Know How To Love Him

I Dreamed A Dream


Over The Rainbow

On My Own

Pie Jesu


Starlight Express

Sunrise, Sunset

Tell Me On A Sunday

Think Of Me

The Music Of The Night

The Phantom Of The Opera


Who Will Buy?

Traditional Music

Cockles And Mussels – Irish Air

David Of The White Rock – Welsh Air

All Through The Night – Welsh Air

Bugeilio’r Gwenith Gwyn / Watching The Wheat – Welsh Air

The Ash Grove – Welsh Air

Drink To Me Only – English Air

English Country Garden – English Air

Greensleeves – English Air

Auld Lang Syne – Scottish Air

Film Music & Popular Music

A Hard Day Night – The Beatles

Angel – Sarah Mclachlan

Angels – Robbie Williams

Beautiful – Christina Aguilera

Because You Loved Me – Up Close & Personal

Believe – The Polar Express

Candle In The Wind – Elton John

Can't Fight The Moonlight – Coyote Ugly

Clocks – Coldplay

Close To You – The Carpenters

Don’t Let The Sun Go Down On Me – Elton John

Don’t Look Back In Anger – Oasis

Everybody Hurts – R E M

Everything I Do – Bryan Adams

Feather Theme – Forrest Gump

Fields Of Gold – Sting

For The Love Of A Princess – Braveheart

For You I Will – Space Jam

Hero – Enrique Iglesias

Hero – Mariah Carey

How Do I Live – Con Air

I Believe In You And Me – The Preacher's Wife

Kissing You – Love Theme From Romeo & Juliet

Lara’s Theme – Dr. Zhivago

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