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Concert View: Harpist Maeve Gilchrist performs works from Harpweaver
Seeded by rockportmusic on 6 Mar 2021
Author: Rockport Music
Harpist Maeve Gilchrist performs a concert featuring several original works from her latest release "Harpweaver" with original works like the title track “Harpweaver”, as well as “The Calm” and “The Storm.” She is joined by the Rasa Quartet and guitarist Conor Hearn (of Rakish) for this beautifully engaging program. Rockport Music | Shalin Liu Performance Center ABOUT MAEVE GILCHRIST Harper, composer and producer. Described by one critic as “a phenomenal harp player who can make her instrument ring with unparalleled purity”, Maeve Gilchrist has taken the Celtic (lever) harp to new levels of performance and visibility. Born and raised in Edinburgh, Scotland, and currently based in Brooklyn, New York, Maeve‘s innovative approach to her instrument stretches its harmonic limits and improvisational possibilities. She is as at home as a soloist with an internationally renowned orchestra as she is playing with a traditional Irish folk group or using electronic a