Rachel is a harper from Bray. She holds a First Class Honours Degree in Music Education from Trinity College and the Royal Irish Academy of Music and is currently pursuing a PhD in TU Dublin. A prizewinner of the Fleadh Cheoil and the Feis Ceoil, she has played at festivals including An Chúirt Chruitireachta, the Wales International Harp Festival, Creative Connexions in Spain and the Hainan World Tourism Expo in China. She enjoys performing with groups and is currently a member of the National Folk Orchestra and the TU Dublin Harp Ensemble. Rachel works as a composer and tutor with the Music Generation Wicklow Rithim orchestra as well as with Bray CCÉ where she directs a harp ensemble.