Aldeburgh Harp Course
Aldeburgh, Suffolk, UK, 19–22 July 2011
Miriam Keogh was awarded a Countess of Munster Trust Scholarship at the age of sixteen to study the harp with Osian Ellis at the Royal Academy of Music. After leaving the RAM she continued her studies with Renate Scheffel-Stein who was at that time principal Harp of the Philharmonia Orchestra.
Miriam has toured North and South America, Japan and all of Europe with the Philharmonia, London Symphony, Royal Philharmonic, London Philharmonic, City of London Sinfonia to name but a few, and has 20 years experience as a full-time freelance harpist. She is much in demand as a specialist Celtic harpist for the film industry. Miriam works for the Philharmonia Education team working with children and adults of all ages and also special needs.
Miriam was awarded an ARAM from the Royal Academy of Music for "achieving distinction in the profession" and was appointed to the Royal Academy of Music to create and develop the Junior Harp Department.
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