Jessica Burton - Harpist for Weddings and Events

Glasgow Branch of The Clarsach Society December 7, 2014

Both myself and Fiona Rutherford will be teaching at the Glasgow Branch of the Clarsach Society on Sunday 14th December. The meeting takes place in Partick Burgh Halls from 1.00 – 4.00. Come along to learn some new tunes and get the chance to meet lots of friendly harpers!

New Teaching Post! November 14, 2014


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I am delighted to have been accepted as the new clarsach tutor at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland teaching at the Junior Conservatoire classes on Saturdays. As well as teaching the clarsach I will be leading a Performance Class and a Groupwork Class. I can’t wait to get started!

Welcome to my new website! August 15, 2014

I am delighted to launch my new website which has been designed by the amazing Ross Barber from Electric Kiwi. I will be updating the content and news page frequently so check back to see what I’m up to. If you would like to get in touch go to the contact page, I would love to hear from you!


Commonwealth Heads of State Reception August 3, 2014

Grant McFarlane, Marianne Fraser, Jessica Burton and Hayley KeenanHad a lovely time playing alongside Grant McFarlane, Marianne Fraser and Hayley Keenan at a reception for the Heads of State.

I have really enjoyed living in the host city for the games and the atmosphere everywhere has been amazing.


Commonwealth Games July 28, 2014

Jessica Burton at the 2014 Commonwealth GamesI was delighted to be asked to perform at the Glasgow 2014 athlete’s village during the Commonwealth Games. I played in the village green to some of the athletes and guests and the weather couldn’t have been better. I even got to have a wee look around the village, it was very impressive!

Teaching at Feis Rois Oigridh April 30, 2014

I had a fantastic week teaching at the Junior Feis in the beautiful Ullapool during the easter holidays. The children were all very talented and a pleasure to work with leading up to the great concert at the end of the week. Ullapool is absolutely stunning, hopefully I will get the opportunity to return and explore more sometime soon.