Session harpist | London
Valeria is a highly accomplished session harpist, based in London. She has toured live with her harp and also recorded on a number of albums spanning across rock music, house music,pop music, techno, ambient, hip hop and film scores.
Valeria is principal harpist for Kate Simko's London Electronic Orchestra. She has also recorded an album with renowned UK hip-hop artist and poet Chester P (Task Force), world famous house DJ, producer and Hot Natured record label boss Jamie Jones, Hot Chip’s Joe Goddard, the Last Skeptik and for the likes of Boris Grebenschikov (a legend in Russian rock music).
Valeria recently collaborated and recorded on pop star Katy B's album, you can read more about that here.
In addition to that you can catch her live playing harp at festivals and music events across the UK and abroad where she has performed with bands at DJ's at events such as: iTunes Festival, Bestival, Royal Albert Hall, Boiler Room Ibiza, London Electronic Arts Festival, Wonderfruit Festival (Thailand), Tobacco Docks, British Isles Music Festival and many more.
Valeria also arranges for harp and has composed her own harp parts for a number of pieces for London Electronic Orchestra. She also often records bespoke music for films, short films, advertising and an even features on an Anime series for Netflix!
You can hear some examples of her session harpist work outside of classical music below. Please get in contact on the booking page to find out more.