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Jukebox, a solo work for harp in six movements by Andy Scott, commissioned for Sioned’s 60th birthday concert in 2014, Purcell Room, in London’s Southbank. Now with an added movement (RPM) performed by Sioned, with Keziah Thomas; Lauren Scott; Alexander Rider; Elizabeth Bass and Eleanor Turner.
3rd May 2020, One hour interview about Sioned’s colourful life, with Jana Bouskova, Principal Harpist of the Czech Philharmonic
CD: My Beloved:
Guild Records GMCD 7335 A Garland of Carols with Oxford Voices conducted by Mark Shepherd and Impromptu for harp (solo) commissioned for Sioned’s 60th birthday concert in 2014, Purcell Room, in London’s Southbank
Performance of Paul Patterson Spiders
At the World Harp Congress in Vienna, 1987 – in open forum, the work is hailed as the best new harp composition performed at the congress
Dylan with baritone Roderick Williams;
commissioned by Sioned Williams to premiere in two celebratory concerts (in the Brangwyn Hall Swansea, and in the Wigmore Hall London) marking the 50th anniversary of the death of Dylan Thomas. Spoken word, song and harp interludes.
Solo harp The Drowning of Capel Celyn
(with film) commissioned for Sioned’s 60thbirthday concert in 2014, Purcell Room, in London’s Southbank. Both works by Michael Stimpson
The Drowning of Capel Celyn by Michael Stimpson
commissioned for Sioned’s 60thbirthday concert in 2014, Purcell Room, in London’s Southbank. Film and poetry recitations; Sioned Williams reciting ‘Tryweryn’ by Huw T. Edwards (Sioned’s grandfather) in Welsh, and Alexander Rider reciting in English (translation by Eleri Huws, Sioned’s sister). Photographs taken by Sioned.
Sioned interviewing (as President of the United Kingdom Harp Association) the great Jazz harpist David Snell, on his 80th birthday
Sioned presenting (as President of the United Kingdom Harp Association) the world-renowned harpist Osian Ellis, on his 90th birthday at the Wales International Harp Festival 2018
Graham Fitkin No Doubt
with the BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Andrew Litton. Premiere of first ever concerto composed for the Camac MIDI harp, commissioned by Sioned Williams
William Alwyn Lyra Angelica
with the BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Thierry Fischer. Tribute concert for harpist Sidonie Goossens
Domestica Dominic Murcott
harp and film, commissioned for Sioned’s 60th birthday concert, 2014, Purcell Room, in London’s Southbank.
Amir Konjani Saakene ravaan
at the British Museum for a BBC Persian television programme
Amir Konjani Myself and the resistance of wine
at the Ashley Wood Festival for the performing Arts
Niebisch and Tree
Making a small harp, with Sioned playing on a newly built celtic harp
Sioned Williams – Thoughts on a life-affirming journey
A photographic record of the ‘Walking with McArdle’s’ course in Snowdonia, North West Wales, August 2017.
Accompanying music: John Thomas Studio No. 8 in Gb major from ‘Harp Music by John Thomas’ Meridian MHD18066
Sioned Williams – Reaching the peak!
A photographic record of the ‘Walking with McArdle’s’ course in the BreconBeacons, South West Wales, August 2018. Accompanying music: John Thomas The Tear from ‘Harp Music by John Thomas’ Meridian MHD18066
All works for Sioned’s 60th birthday concert were commissioned by Sioned. There are many more youtube samples of Sioned as Principal Harpist BBCSO in concerts and BBC Prom seasons
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