Harpist tops classical chart

A former Royal Harpist to the Prince of Wales has just composed an album with the world famous British composer John Rutter. Catrin Finch is originally from Llanon in Ceredigion.

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Former royal harpist hits right notes with collaboration

Catrin Finch, pictured here aged 20 at St James' Palace when she was first appointed harpist to the Prince of Wales Credit: Michael Stephens/PA

Former royal harpist Catrin Finch is sounding out a very different future for herself after collaborating with British composer John Rutter.

Their album, recorded in June and released a few weeks ago, has just topped the classical charts.

The musician said it was a 'real honour' and a 'great privilege' to work with the world-famous composer, adding that they're 'chuffed to bits' at their success.

Catrin Finch enjoys a glass of champagne to celebrate topping the classical charts Credit: ITV News Wales
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