Your wedding day has finally arrived, you want everything to be perfect and what better way to start the occasion than walking down the aisle to the haunting and atmospheric reverberations of the Harp.
Specialising in wedding music for both Religious and Civil Ceremonies, Debbie McQuillan is an Irish Traditional Harpist providing impressive and memorable music that will leave a lasting impression. She has been performing at weddings for over 10 years and has a wealth of experience in helping you to choosing the perfect music for your special day.
Based in Belfast, Debbie has performed at a wide range of venues across Northern Ireland. From the splendour of Belfast Castle to the intimacy of Lusty Beg, the presence of the harp will blend into any location.
Debbie can provide music for the following parts of your day:
– Wedding Ceremony
– Pre Dinner Drinks Entertainment
– During the Evening Meal
Debbie is also a member of the successful wedding group, Celtri, and is an accomplished musician on both the Tin Whistle and Flute. Her repertoire consists of a variety of music, including traditional harp pieces, folk music, contemporary and popular music.
Church Ceremony/Civil Ceremony
Debbie will arrive early at the venue to create a welcoming and relaxing atmosphere as your guests arrive. She will then play as the bride arrives, during any part of the ceremony as requested, at the signing of the register and as the wedding party and guests leave the ceremony venue.
Pre Dinner Drinks Reception
Debbie will play a selection of music to welcome and entertain your guests as they arrive at the drinks reception.
This is a time for guests to relax and catch up and live background music can create the perfect ambience. Playing at the drinks reception will last for approximately 90 minutes.
During the Meal
Alternatively you may wish to dine to the accompaniment of live music as Debbie will play from the moment you arrive to the cutting of the cake and coffee. Playing during the meal will last for approximately 90 minutes.
Debbie is also a member of the popular wedding group Celtri. Celtri is an Irish Traditional Musical Trio providing impressive and memorable music that will leave a lasting impression. The breathtaking combination of Acoustic Guitar, Fiddle and Whistle/Flute is mastered in the hands of the Celtri musicians. Celtri can be booked for ceremony and pre dinner drink entertainment.