- One Of Wales' Most Distinguished Musicians
- Internationally Renowned Harpist
- Classes For All Ages
Elinor Bennett, Director of the Wales International Harp Festival, has been at the forefront of music performance and education for many years.
In her early career, Elinor played with all the major British orchestras, particularly the London Symphony Orchestra, the Philharmonia and English Chamber Orchestras. Elinor has given concerts, recitals and Master Classes all over the world, and has produced many recordings.
Steeped in the music traditions of Wales, Elinor became the driving force behind establishing Canolfan Gerdd William Mathias (Music Centre) and was its Artistic Director until 2008.
She has been Visiting Professor of Harp at the Royal Academy of Music, and the Guildhall School of Music, London.