A harper, singer and composer, Steph has a love of dancing rhythms, vivid chords and a free flowing melody. You may hear her performing solo, playing in a variety of bands and projects, from the British Paraorchestra to Emily and the Tunesmiths. Steph also teaches harp and traditional music, and is involved with the Irish and English folk and harp communities in the south east of England. She helps run youth folk arts project Shooting Roots, which is 21 this year.

In 2012 Steph joined the British Paraorchestra, performing with them at the Paralympics Closing Ceremony and the Queen’s Speech. The Paraorchestra has recently travelled Qatar and performed in the Katara Opera House.

In the same year Steph also wrote and released an EP, The Mermaid. She’s slowly working on new material for an album.

Steph also plays for special events and weddings, please see www.stephanie-west.co.uk for more details.

Photo by www.monikagorka.co.uk

Recent gigs

  • 25 Sep 2015 Amnesty International Acoustic Gig in Oxford at Albion Beatnik Bookshop
  • 25 Aug 2015 Steph West Solo Harp and Voice Recital in Stockcross nr Newbury, Berkshire at St John’s Church
  • 25 Aug 2015 Come and Try Harp Workshops with Steph West in Stockcross nr Newbury at The Sutton Hall (Stockcross Village Hall)


4th Dec 2013 - On the road with Blast from the Past

I’m out and about with two christmas shows this December: A Medieval Christmas and A Victorian Christmas. In our yellow van we are visiting most corners of the country. Come and see us for a good night out! Green for Victorian, red for Medieval. www.amedievalchristmas.co.uk www.avictorianchristmas.co.uk

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16th Apr 2013 - Blast from the Past…

This year I will have the pleasure of a Christmas tour in good company: the good folks at Blast from the Past have asked me to take part in their two December shows: A Medieval Christmas and A Victorian Christmas. We will be roaming the UK with engaging, stories, dance tunes, lovely vocal harmonies and [...]

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3rd Dec 2012 - British Paraorchestra ‘True Colors’ Single

I am thrilled to announce and share with you all the British Paraorchestra’s Christmas single ‘True Colors’, featuring ParalympicsGB athletes and the Kaos Signing Choir for Deaf and Hearing Children. Proceeds from sales of the single will go towards three causes: supporting the ParalympicsGB team at the Sochi 2014 Winter Games, enabling The Kaos Signing Choir for Deaf & Hearing [...]

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