Erin Hill - Harpist & Singer

Harpist
113 Reviews • 217 Bookings

Based In New York City, NY


About

Erin Hill is a harpist & singer based out of New York City and Louisville, KY. She’s had a #1 album on the Billboard world chart and has played & sung with Cyndi Lauper, Kanye West, Enya, moby, Sinead O'Connor, a-ha, Jewel, and for two First Ladies. She’s played solo at The Royal Albert Hall, Carnegie Hall, and is also known as The Pretty White Girl from Comedy Central's Chappelle's Show. Her wide range of styles includes pop, rock, jazz, country, opera, and Celtic/Irish, and she loves taking requests and improvising. She performs for private parties, corporate functions, weddings, cocktail hours, concerts, private parties, and more, and can perform singing with the harp, or play the harp solo, depending on the client’s wishes. She can provide a duo, trio, or group with other instruments and often plays with upright bass & drums. The Los Angeles label Cleopatra Records recently released Erin’s album Harp Town, which features 18 tracks of Erin singing and playing songs by The Beatles, Smashing Pumpkins, Lady Gaga, Kate Bush, Alicia Keys, Roxy Music, Adele, Tim Buckley, Til Tuesday, Kansas, Leonard Cohen, Rihanna, Radiohead, U2, and even Edith Piaf and Frank Sinatra. Cleopatra also released Erin's holiday album Christmas Harp, which features Erin singing and playing holiday classics. In addition to being a rock harpist, Erin is also a Celtic harpist and singer; her Celtic album Four Leaf Clover hit #1 on the Billboard World chart. On television, she was featured in an HBO “Game of Thrones” promo, playing the “Game of Thrones” theme on her harp, and was featured on Bravo's "Million Dollar Listing." She is the voice & harp of Tafne for the Android video game “The Legacy of Barubash,” and she has played harp several years for the US Open Tennis Championships. She is also known as The Singing Harpist at The Peninsula Hotel, The Plaza Hotel, and the Ritz-Carlton on Central Park South in NYC for her pop and rock 'n' roll arrangements. Erin toured with the Lincoln Center South Pacific as harpist and pianist, and is the harpist on the new soundtrack for The Fantasticks, on Martha Wainwright’s self-titled debut album, on various commercials (Dunkin’ Donuts, etc.) and on MTV2’s Wonder Showzen. She's a singer, songwriter and musician (harp, electric bass, keyboards) on the Dream Jam Band's major label debut on EMI. As a voice-over artist and jingle singer she’s been heard on commercials from Coca-Cola, Comcast, Tide and Match.com to Play-Doh, Walmart and Dunkin’ Donuts. Erin's band has been a DragonCon house band, playing her original pop music at the world's largest Science Fiction & Fantasy convention, and both of her sci-fi music videos, "Giant Mushrooms" and "Lookout, Science," were part of the DragonCon Independent Film Festival. USA Today and Elysa Gardner premiered Erin's music video “Lookout, Science” as an exclusive, and she won an Independent Music Award for her album "Girl Inventor," which was just released on Cleopatra Records.



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Jaclyn M

Wedding Ceremony - 2017-04-14

Erin was simply amazing. She was extremely easy to work with. She achieved the element of exactly what I was looking for. When she sang during our ceremony many of the guests were brought to tears wit...


Jessica w

Wedding Ceremony - 2015-12-12

Honestly if I could give 10 stars I would without hesitation! Not only is Erin a truly genuine and friendly person, her professionalism is outstanding. Her voice is simply incredible.. Everyone wanted...


Yuliana I

Wedding - 2015-09-25

Since the moment I heard Erin Hill sing on her website videos I fell in love with her voice! She made my ceremony magical with her angelic voice and her harp... I got so many compliments and so many...


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