Claire O’Donnell Harpist with the Golden Harp, is one of Ireland’s foremost Irish Harpist, playing both Classical Concert and Irish Traditional Harp. With an early passion for harp, she began to learn at the age of eight in The Royal Irish Academy of Music Dublin and later in the Conservatoire
National De Music Reims, France. She was the youngest performer at the Ninth World Harp Congress in Dublin in 2005 and was appointed principal harpist with The National Youth Orchestra in 2007. Having played extensively in Ireland, the UK, France, Italy, and Poland, Claire is now based in Dublin studying for her B. A Degree in Performance under Dr. Cliona Dorris at the D.I.T Conservatory of Music Dublin and is a teacher of Traditional Harp with Comhaltas Ceoltóiri Éireann.
Claire can offer a wide repertoire spanning all genres of music for corporate events, receptions, and weddings. She can also perform with various ensembles including harp and voice, harp and violin, and harp and flute.
Irish Harpist – Videos
Please could you send on my thanks to Claire for her beautiful performance at our dinner last Wednesday. She was breath-taking! Thanks for all your help and guidance and hope to use you again in the future. All the best,
Emma Thomas | Event Manager, CTN Communications
- Pie Jesu
- The Rose – Bette Midler
- May It Be (Lord Of The Rings)
- Songbird – Fleetwood Mac
- Nella Fantasia
- The Book Of Love – Peter Gabriel
- She Moved Through The Fair
- Here I Am Lord
- The Voyage – Christy Moore