Your Event - Whistler BC
Whistler BC British
Alison Vardy is a specialist
harping entertainer for corporate and wedding receptions
or events at Whistler. Alison normally offers a three hour package for Whistler events.
As a professional musician with
20 years harping experience, Alison has the ability
and depth to make her music 'flow" throughout your
event seamlessly. Combining with Harpsound
Audio Alison provides fully integrated "boutique"
background entertainment service adaptable to all manner
of creative possibility. Having a musical entertainment
simply lifts the proceedings to a much higher level.
Participants relax and enjoy themselves more. Contact
Alison for a detailed discussion of how she can
best meet your event's needs.
How, Why, When and Wow of having a Harpist!
What to consider when planning
your event in Whistler BC
Of all the musical instruments, the harp
has the greatest "wow factor"
for your guests. The harp bespeaks of something
very, very special. The care, attention
and professionalism that Alison puts into
her physical presentation, lighting and
musical performance enhances the harp's
visual effect to the point where it's just
simply "Wow". This rubs off on
your whole event and boosts your guest's
overall positive impression.
to use the harp?
Alison's solo harp music can be for background
ambience or as an entertainer foreground
feature act or a mixture of both. When using
her carefully controlled and discrete, subtle amplification Alison punchy rhythms and tuneful compositions
can be a real attention grabber with more
presence than even a string quartet! Conversely
her music can gently disperse in a room
drifting in and out of conversation.
does Alison play?
Alison is regionally located in Victoria,
British Columbia and has easy access to
Vancouver and Whistler BC. Alison frequently
travels up Vancouver Island and throughout
the Gulf Islands. The new BC Ferries reservation
system is making travel as a musician very
convenient and cost effective. Contact
Alison for more detail on how she can
help the planning of your private function, wedding
ceremony, party or conference event.
have Alison's harp music?
Having Alison Vardy play her harp creates
a delightfully relaxing and prestigious
ambience for your gala, or special event.
Alison provides an enjoyable backdrop for
private parties, corporate receptions and
social mixers. Live entertainment, especially
the harp, provides a focus for any event.
The "Wow" factor.
to use the harp?
When planning your event Alison's harpistry
is easy to incorporate: indoors or outdoors,
small or large functions, wedding
receptions and corporate mixers. Alison's
music and specialist set-up is very versatile
with the possibility of her moving to various
locations during an event. Event planning
is very simple with Alison's harp music
as her professionalism, depth of experience,
versatility and her detailed preparation
ensures a smooth, seamless performance throughout
does Alison provide?
Alison has a large, varied repertoire of
instrumental harp music from diverse cultures
to suit every mood. Attractive presentation
with lights, linen and flowers or candles.
Audio amplification is also available
with an attendant sound technician . Alison's
set-up is totally self-contained for any
event including battery powered amplification
and lights where required.
can I have Alison play?
Alison Vardy for a detailed discussion
about how her harp music can provide specific
to your event and needs. An exact quote
will be given. Upon receipt of a deposit
to secure the date, a full confirmation
letter of agreement will be sent including
all the negotiated details and services
for your special event. Alison's Whistler
Event Fees are available.
Warm, expressive presentation…
Enchanting music indoors or out...
Flexible, accessible itinerary…
Acoustic or amplified delivery…
Music for all groups, large or small...
Adaptable equipment set-up…
Alison's CDs make excellent party gifts
as recorded music is a memorable and lasting
souvenir of your special event's ambience
and Alison's harpistry. Choose from
of solo harpistry and Alison
offers bulk wholesale pricing to her harping
The Rainbow Harpist
You have left
The sun, the moon,
so much behind you.
I did not know that you had left
the rivers, the forests,
I did not know
I should always remember
your music in my heart.
Peter Jacobson, Poet,
Dunedin, New Zealand
round-the-world tour.... rearranging folk music from
around the world, this highly skilled and whimsical
woman pulls and twists exotic rhythms from the strings"
"Thanks for all your information.
We are all agog at your organization. It makes working
all this out very easy."
Mission British Columbia
you for the excellent service. Everyone enjoyed the
lovely music being played by you and the selection was
delightful. It was such a soothing and relaxing experience
during the registration period which could have been
Effie Henry, Chair, Conference
British Columbia Ministry of Health
Building Bridges: Women's Health Conference