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Harpist SE01 Sample Repertoire List

Baroque Composers 

C.P.E. Bach - Solfeggietto

J.S. Bach - Arioso,Air on a G String, Jesu Joy of Man’s desiring, Prelude No. 1,

Sheep may safely graze, (from cantata no. 208), Sarabande from violin partita no. 1.

J. Clarke                   Trumpet Voluntary

Daquin                     The Cuckoo

G.F. Handel              Aria in F major, (from 12th concerto grosso), Bouree, Air and Hornpipe, (from the water music), 

                                The harmonious Blacksmith, Largo (from xerxes), See the conquering Hero come, (from judeas maccabaeus),                                        Sarabande from site XI, Where’er you walk.

Pachebel                  Canon in D

Purcell                     Trumpet Tune

Vivaldi                     Extracts from the Four Seasons, Spring and Winter


Classical / Romantic impressionist and more modern composers 

Albeniz                    Tango

Beethoven                               Theme from 5th Symphony (2nd Movement)

Berlioz                     Shepherd’s farewell, (from the childhood of christ)

Boccherini                               Minuet

Borodin                    Polovtsian Dances, (themes)

Debussy                    Clair de Lune, The girl with the flaxen hair, 1st arabesque

Dvorak                    Humoreske, (no 7 from op101)

Delius                       La Calinda (themes)

Delibes                     Waltz from coppelia

E. Elgar                    Land of Hope and Glory, Nimrod (from’Enigma’ variations) Chanson de matin

Faure                        Pie Jesu, Pavane (from Requiem), Sicilienne, Berceuse (from the dolly suite)

Gounod                    Ave Maria

Gossex                     Tambourin

Grieg                        Morning (from Pier Gynt suite)

G. Hoist                   I vow to thee my country (jupiter theme from the planets)

Massenet                  Meditation from Thais

Mendlessohn            O’ for the wings of a dove (from hear my prayer), Wings of song, Wedding march

Offenbach                                Jerusalem

Ponticelli                 Dance the hours, (from La Gioconda)

Satie                         Gymnopedia no. 1

Saint-Saens               The swan

Schubert                   Ave Maria

Smetana                   Vltava (themes)

Strauss                      Blue danube

Tchaikovsky            Swan lake waltz, Romeo and Juliet (theme)

Wagner                    Bridal March           




Popular Opera Themes 

Delibes                     Flower duet (lakme)

Donizetti                 Romanza (the elixir of love)

Humperdinck           Evening Prayer (hansel and gretel)

Gounod                    Arietta (Romeo and Juliet)

Mozart                     La ci darem ( don Giovanni), Non piu andrai (marriage of Figaro)

Offenbach                                Barcarolle (tales of hoffann)

Puccini                     Oh my beloved father, (Gianni Schicchi), One Fine Day, (Madame Butterfly),

                                When Stars are brightly shining, (Tosca),

                                Your tiny hand is frozen, (la boheme), Nessun Dorma, (turandot)

Verdi                        La donna e mobile, (Rigoloetto), Chorus of the hebrew slaves, (Nabucco), Celeste aida, Grand March, (aida)

Also a very extensive harp solo selection of works written especially for the instrument.

Folk and Traditional Tunes 

American Spiritual                   Swing low sweet chariot, Deep river

English                                     Drink to me only, English country garden, Greensleeves

Irish                                         Cockles and Mussels, The londonderry air, (danny boy), The minstrel boy,

                                                The salley gardens, She moved through the fair,

                                                I know where I’m going

Mexican                                   Blue Dove, (la paloma azul), Las mananitas

Scottish                                    Auld lang syne, The bluebells of scotland, Charlie is my darling, Skye boat song

Welsh                                      All through the night, The ash grove, David of the white rock, Watching the wheat,

                                                Penillion melodies, Royal dream

Lighter style music ~ pop, jazz, show tunes

Andrew Lloyd Weber              

Selection from the shows         Phantom / Cats / Jesus Christ Super Star / Evita / Tell me on a Sunday / Requiem

Disney Tunes                           Beauty and the Beast, Bella Note (Lady and the tramp), Someone’s waiting for you, (the Rescuers),                                                        A whole new world, (Aladdin), Baby Mine, (Dumbo), Tunes from the Lion King

Garner                                      Misty

George Michael                        Selection

Various                                     A Nightingale sang in Berkley Square

Gershwin                                  Summertime, Embraceable you

Hamlisch                                  The way we were

James Horner                           My Heart will go on (Titanic)

Lehar                                       Waltz - love unspoken (the merry widow)

Loewe                                      I could have danced all night (My fair lady)

Maurice Jarre                           Lara’s theme from Dr. Zhivago

McCarney/Lennon                   Eleanor Rigby

Nino Rota                                                Love theme from the Godfather

Porter                                      Everytime we say goodbye

Sondheim                                 Send in the clowns

Sting                                        Fields of Gold

And many many more …………….

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