Kathleen Gahagan Harpist
For over 20 years, Kathleen has been in demand as a performer on the harp, for concerts and special events throughout southwestern Ontario.
Kathleen's orchestral work has included a variety of ensembles within southwestern Ontario. Principal harpist of the London Community Orchestra since 2008, she was harpist with the Stratford Symphony Orchestra from 2012-2016, and continues as an occasional player with the Stratford Symphony, International Symphony Orchestra, and London Symphonia. Voted the London Music Awards Classical Solo Instrumentalist of the Year (2014, 2023) and named by the London Free Press as one of London's Music Heroes of 2009, she performs regularly in chamber music, as choral and vocal accompanist, church musician, and in musical theatre.
Weddings and Special events
The harp can bring a touch of elegance and beauty to festive occasions. Kathleen has over 20 years of experience playing at weddings and other special events. She is a skilled and flexible player, and has a wide repertoire with a focus on classical, celtic, and popular pieces. Whether the event is a wedding ceremony or a milestone birthday party, a book launch or a corporate gathering, Kathleen's performance will help to make the day memorable and truly special.