Lizzie is a professional harpist based in the West Midlands for weddings, parties and corporate events.
Experienced harpist Lizzie is guaranteed to bring something special to your day. Either as a solo harpist, or as a singing harpist, Lizzie provides top-quality performances that your guests will love. Friendly and professional, Lizzie will work with you to select the right music for your event, or you can leave the choice to her.
Having graduated with a music degree from Royal Holloway, University of London, Lizzie also holds a licentiate diploma in piano performance and an associate diploma in harp performance. She has played for orchestras, chamber groups, and accompanied choirs; she also plays in a harp and organ duo with her partner.
Lizzie has played for all types of events; weddings in venues from castles to stately homes, and even aboard HMS Warrior, as well as for birthdays, anniversaries, and corporate events, including a store opening for John Lewis. Venues she has played at include Penshurst Castle, Wentworth Golf Club, Pennyhill Park Hotel, HMS Warrior, Surrey Downs Golf Club, Leeds Castle, Epsom Racecourse, Herstmonceaux Castle etc.
As well as playing venues around the UK, Lizzie has lived and worked abroad in Hong Kong and New Zealand. She has been harpist in residence at the Shangri-La hotel on Hong Kong Island, and has given recitals in Nelson and Christchurch Cathedrals in New Zealand.
Lizzie has an extensive and ever-growing repertoire, covering traditional classical, celtic folk, jazz standards, music for TV and film, and contemporary pop. Lizzie creates her own harp arrangements of pop songs, and is happy to take requests for these in advance of an event.
The harp is a particularly popular choice for weddings and receptions. Lizzie is available to play for either the ceremony and drinks reception where music is available for up to 30 minutes before the ceremony then for the entrance of the bride, signing of the register and exit. She would then play for the drinks reception whilst photos are being taken.
For the wedding breakfast Lizzie Peacock offers up to two hours of music during the meal, usually stopping before the speeches.
"A very big thank you for playing the harp at our wedding. You played so beautifully and so many people commented on how amazing you were. We had such a happy day - thank you so much for your part in making it so special." Emma and James
"Thank you so much for Saturday. You played amazingly and everyone commented on how superb you sounded. Thanks again for making our wedding day so special - you have a fantastic talent and it was a pleasure to have you at our wedding." Mario and Sophie Marzolini
"Thank you for being part of our wedding. Everyone commented on how beautiful the harp music was! It was the perfect choice for such a perfect day! " Jeehanee and Scott Crump
"Lizzie, what can I say; everyone loved your music, especially as you did requests. How you managed some of the more obscure ones from some of our friends I do not know. Absolutely brilliant. Thank you. " Bev Maller