Jennifer Port

Professional Scottish Harpist and Singer 07713-177087 jennifer@jenniferport.co.uk

Reviews

During her time as a professional clarsach player and signer, Jennifer has enjoyed the privilege of entertaining at weddings and events throughout Scotland, the British Isles and beyond.

Her noteable performances include playing at the weddings of Madonna & Guy Ritchie, and Travis guitarist Andy Dunlop to Jo Monaghan. Jennifer regularly plays for leading Parliamentary figures and has played for the Princess Royal, the Duke of York and Prince Edward on separate occasions and represented Scotland as an ambassador for VisitScotland promoting their ‘Romantic Scotland’ campaign.

Other celebrity clients include: Donald Trump, Gywneth Paltrow, Sting, Donatella Versace, Stella McCartney, Trudie Styler, Dame Maggie Smith, Rupert Everett, Fran Healy and Mick Hucknall.

“During my time as Scottish First Minister, Jennifer entertained Scottish, British and International dignitaries at a number of prestigious state functions, both at home and abroad. A great ambassador for Scottish music, Jennifer is a consummate professional, reliable, friendly and, above all, a truly gifted performer.”

Lord Jack McConnell of Glenscorrodale, First Minister of Scotland 2001 – 2007.

“Jennifer is a key musician for Live Music Now. Her exceptionally high level performing skills as a harpist and singer make her a real asset to the organisation throughout Scotland and internationally.  LMN is very proud to continue using Jennifer’s talents as a mentor and trainer for the next generation of professional young musicians.”

Carol Main, Director, Live Music Now Scotland / International Development.

“The magnificent, soaring backdrop of Glasgow Cathedral was the perfect setting. The evening had begun with a thoroughly captivating performance from clarsach player Jennifer Port. Undaunted by the surroundings, she combined an engaging onstage manner with playing of pristine poise, mouthwatering sweetness and sparkling vitality.”

Sue Wilson, The Scotsman.

“Jennifer is an incredible musician and one of the most talented and brightest students the RSAMD has produced. She has an excellent future ahead of her as a freelance musician and she is the perfect ambassador for the clarsach.”

Brian McNeill, Head of Scottish Music at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music & Drama.

“International guests on board the Royal Scotsman Train are regularly enthralled by Jennifer’s unique performances delivered in the atmospheric surroundings of Glen Orchy in the heart of Argyll. Whether traditional or contemporary, Jennifer’s beautiful clarsach-playing and singing evoke all the magic and mystery of the Highlands of Scotland.”

Michael Andrews, Train Manager, The Royal Scotsman, Orient Express Group