Emily is a harpist, vocalist, violinist and electronic loop artist based in Launceston, Tasmania.
Emily’s passion lies in creating contemporary arrangements, original compositions, improvisations and experimentation with percussion, electronic effects and looping. She also plays a wide range of musical genres including folk, jazz, blues & classical. Emily relishes any opportunity to depart from the type of music audiences expect to hear from a harp.
Emily is a versatile performer, with experience in numerous solo and collaborative performance contexts. Emily has performed at MONA FOMA, Dark Mofo, Ten Days on the Island, MOFO Sessions, Music @ MONA, Beaker Street Science Festival, Taste of Tasmania (2020 & 2019), ECHO Festival, Junction Arts Festival, along with multiple live radio broadcasts with ABC radio. Emily contributed as a sessional recording artist for Holy Holy’s ARIA nominated album ‘Hello My Beautiful World’.
Emily released her debut solo album of original contemporary music; ‘AWAKEN’ in 2021.
Emily is an avid bushwalker and takes her small harp into the Tasmanian wilderness whenever possible.