Lauren is grateful to have been a recipient of a 'Developing Your Creative Practice' award from Arts Council England and will be spending 2021 undertaking a year long period of self study in composition, as well as being Composer in Residence with Harps North West during 2021 writing them three new works for harp ensemble.
"Pre-eminently thoughtful and compelling, she draws sounds of deep soulfulness and will-o-the-wisp rustlings. Her Lever Harp sings sweetly and the recording is beautifully judged." BBC Music Magazine
"I think you're going to like this album... rather fabulous it is, too" Simon Mayo - Scala Radio Album of the Week
"Simply beautiful sounds... an entrancing new disc. The ringing strings blossom into a kaleidoscope of color." HARP COLUMN
'Adventures for Lever Harp'
by Lauren Scott has received praise from
Harp societies around the world!
"This next book is one to put on your wish list for Santa... For those who play or teach lever harp, these entertaining and innovative pieces are a welcome addition to the repertoire, and audiences should find these tunes interesting and engaging." Jan Jennings for Harp Column Magazine
"This is a brilliant collection of original compositions for the lever harp... a wonderful addition to anyone's lever harp music collection, leading away from the cliched music and I highly recommend it." Monika Stadler for Harp Magazine
"We don't often find an intermediate to advanced book for lever harp, so I was excited to see this publication. This collection is ideal for professionals, or for the advanced student." Review by Denise Grupp-Vernon for Folk Harp Journal
"I have enjoyed these pieces for many reasons, but mostly for their very catchy tunes with lots of groove and their so very well placed extended techniques! Each piece is musically satisfying and fun to play." Review by Michelle Velvin and Becky Swan for The Harp Society of New Zealand
Caribbean Daydreams by Lauren Scott - from Adventures for Lever Harp
Book 1 Trinity Syllabus Grade 5, AMEB Syllabus Grade 5
Gypsy Dance by Lauren Scott - from Adventures for Lever Harp Book 2
Trinity Syllabus Grade 8, AMEB Syllabus Certificate of Performance Lever Harp
Find out more about
Adventures for Lever Harp
Books 1 & 2 HERE
Life on Mars by David Bowie - arranged for pedal harp by Lauren Scott
- click here for more arrangements for harps