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Robyn has received many thankyou's and cards from people she has played for over the years. . .

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Chris Casey, Auckland - 80th birthday party - 21st May 2016

Thank you Robyn for your great playing, singing and generosity at our Dad's 80th in May. It brought a tear to many eyes as you opened up the spirit of his birthday celebrations. He really appreciated your talent, repertoire and range. We recommend you far and wide. Arohanui, Chris Casey and family.

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Anna Hayward, Manager, Auckland Convention Bureau -
Auckland Advocate Alliance Dinner Event held at The Wharf, Northcote Point, Auckland
1st June 2016

Many thanks Robyn for adding that something special to our intimate event. Your music and lovely singing were perfect for our evening and created the ambience we wanted. Not only was your playing very professional, you were also a pleasure to deal with.

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Lara Nettle - Creative Fibre Festival Dinner Event - 30th April 2016

Many thanks Robyn, her beautiful instrument and her stunning voice were the perfect addition to our event. Robyn was able to handle with grace and style the attention of all, and also to perfectly blend with the relaxed and upbeat vibe of the dinner. As well as her presence and wonderful musicianship, she was an absolute pleasure to deal with from the very early planning stages to the end of the event. I would have no hesitation in wholeheartedly recommending her for your next event.

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Phoebe - Wedding ceremony - 19th March 2016 - Okahu, Okahu Bay, Auckland

Thanks for the good wishes and your wonderful performance in Saturday.

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Pam Laing - Cerebos Greggs Employee of the Year Event 2016
Abbeville Estate, Auckland Airport - 1st March 2016

Robyn, thank you so much for the part you played in our event last night. I loved the music, your singing and of course the harp (I have a soft spot for the harp - it and it's master are very clever indeed)
It was a perfect fit for our event and location.

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Ji Young- Wedding ceremony - 26th January 2016 - Markovina Vineyard Estate, Kumeu, Auckland
Korean wedding ceremony

Music was really beautiful, calm and relaxable. Which was really fit onto our garden wedding. I'm very pleased to have Robyn as our harp player. Robyn prepared her performance with discuss music type with me. Our wedding was success with beautiful background music. I strongly recommend Robyn as wedding music player.

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Samantha and Cameron - Wedding ceremony - 7th January 2016 - Mudbrick Cafe, Waiheke Island, Auckland

Having our wedding at Mudbrick Vineyard was special as it is a stunning location and having your harp music to greet our guests, during the ceremony and afterwards just took the day to another level and added to the overall ambience. Your music and singing was stunning - just what we had hoped for and we had so many lovely comments from our guests about how it added to the day. Thank you so much for adding to our special memories of a beautiful day.

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Lucie and James - Wedding ceremony - 28th November 2015 - Castaways, Waiuku, Auckland

TWe do not have enough words how to appreciate Robyn playing harp on our wedding. It add the perfect touch and it was just amazing. It did not matter it was raining outside, Robyn still created so romantic atmosphere. Thank you so much Robyn.

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Elaine O'Hare - 80th Birthday Celebration
High Afternoon Tea - Cotter House, Remuera, Auckland - 10th October 2015

I was delighted with the harp music and thought it gave a lovely atmosphere to the occasion. Just enough and not intrusive at all. I think everyone enjoyed themselves as we are all still talking about it. Certainly left me with many happy memories. Cotter House and your music made it a very memorable experience which I shall always treasure.

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Victoria and Ewan - Wedding ceremony - 10th January 2015 - Copthorne Hotel, Paihia, Bay of Islands

Everything was just perfect and we all thought the music was amazing. My mum was thrilled and when I heard Ofelia's Lullaby I became so emotional - it was everything that I wanted. Thank you so, so much, you made our day very special indeed.

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Mel - Wedding ceremony - 7th November 2014 - Mantells, Mt Eden, Auckland

Thankyou so much for playing at our wedding. The music was perfect and just added that extra something to our wedding. You have been great to deal with and made the whole process very easy. Will definitely recommend you! Thanks again!

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Glenda Law - Vice President - Variety Artists Club
2014 Benny Awards - 12th October 2014

Your performance was superb thank you. You played and sang beautifully and you looked stunning. I am most appreciative of what you gave to the VAC and I hope you were able to enjoy the night after you performed. Thank you once again.

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Les and Gina - Outdoor wedding ceremony 11th October 2014  
Garden wedding at a private home in Hamilton

Les and I just wanted to say thankyou for playing at our wedding. The music was beautiful.

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Dena Roberts - The Edge - Radio Proposal  -  5th September 2014

Thanks so much for being a part of it, it really was a great morning and the boys are still on cloud 9.

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Elisa Monorchio - Events Coordinator - Carnival Australia - 12th February 2014
Renewal of vows ceremony onboard the Sun Princess cruise ship with Captain Stubing from the Love Boat as celebrant

Thank you for your email and thanks again for the wonderful performance on Wednesday.
We will definitely hold onto your contact details for future events.

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Jennifer Woods - Neways Ltd - Rendezvous Hotel, Auckland CBD - 14th June 2014 - Evening Dinner Event

Oh Robyn your music was beautiful, your voice angelic. Your performance was just perfect.

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Craig and Rae - Wedding Ceremony 2nd May 2014 - Hamilton

Thanks for the email and thanks so much for the amazing music (and singing)  - it was outstanding and absolutely what we wanted for our special day.
You have a true talent and are the ultimate professional, seamless setup and departure. We wouldn't hesitate to have you to play for us again if the occasion arose.

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Kelly and Cian - Druidic Wedding Ceremony - 12th April 2014  
at St Columba Church, Grey Lynn, Auckland

Thank you so much for playing on our special day. The music couldn't have been more perfect and added a special magical touch to the whole ceremony. It is one of the aspects of our wedding day that has really stuck in both of our minds which we will remember forever. We have had so many people comment on how lovely your playing was, and we really enjoyed it too! Thank you again!

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Rachel and Chris - Outdoor wedding ceremony 11th April 2014  
at Kumeu Valley Estate, Kumeu

Thank you so much for playing at our wedding.
We really enjoyed the harp music and had so many wonderful comments about your music from our guests afterwards.
We especially enjoyed the song you played (All For Love) during the signing of the register.
Thanks again and we will definately be recommending you to anyone we know who would like harp music at their weddings / events.

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Lynn and Peter - Married 23rd March 2014 - Silverdale, Auckland

Many many thanks for your contribution to our very special day, we absolutely loved the harp music. Our day was just so beautiful and we're so happy we chose you to play.

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Ben and Sarah - Married 8th March 2014 at Delamore Lodge, Waiheke Island, Auckland

I wanted to say that your playing was just fantastic. In a previous life I directed a barbershop chorus and have been involved in several stage productions, so know first-hand how many things can go wrong with live music performances. However at our wedding everything flowed really well and the hand-offs between you and the celebrant were seamless. It was great to hear the particular tunes that we'd requested (that meant a lot to us personally) interspersed in your set and the processional in particular was simply beautiful. From now on  One Thousand Years  will be forever special to us. Thank you so much for your part in making our day perfect.

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Elisa Monorchio - Events Coordinator - Carnival Australia - 12th February 2014
Renewal of vows ceremony onboard the Sun Princess cruise ship
with Captain Stubing from the Love Boat as celebrant

Thank you for your email and thanks again for the wonderful performance on Wednesday.
We will definitely hold onto your contact details for future events.

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Elaine Winters - Married 26th January 2014 at Northridge Country Estate, Auckland

Thank you for your email and also for your performance - you were fantastic and just what we wanted for the day. I would be happy to recommend you to anyone and once again thank you so much.

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Noel Maharaj - HTS Group Ltd - McHughs, Devonport, Auckland
Corporate Christmas Party - 16th November 2013

Thank you Robyn, everyone has been very complimentary about the services you have provided.

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Dot Comerfield - Mother of the Bride - Lorraine and Stephen's wedding
19th October 2013 - Settlers Lodge, Waimauku

What can I say Robyn - The setting glorious - your music ws beautiful everyone said how beautiful and romantic you played.
When you were up on the patio friends of mine were mesmerized by your music and kept raving about you. saying what a pure voice you have.
Thank you Robyn - we think you are a star and certainly added a wonderful touch to a beautiful wedding - Lorraine watched the video the next day and was so enthralled with listening to her song. yes! she shed another tear.
Once again thank you

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Cathy Herries - Wairau Valley Special School, September 2013 - Principal's farewell evening function

Thank you so much Robyn - your music was perfect - everybody said so. And thank you for making everything so easy.

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Melissa Haberfield - Gorgeous and Yours weddings - Annah Stretton same sex wedding - NZ Fashion week - 7th September 2013 - Viaduct Events Centre, Auckland

On behalf of the whole team who worked on the wedding thank you again so much for your involvement and support. It was so appreciated and I hope we can do some more work together again in the future through my Gorgeous and Yours - wedding designers company.

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Katy Goldring - The Orange Group - St Matthews in the City, Auckland - 16th May 2013 - Medieval themed Dinner

Thanks again! Great job!

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Hannah Young - Married 9th February 2013 at a private property, Kumeu, Auckland

Thank you :-) Thank you so much for playing at our wedding, the music was perfect. Sorry if the location was a bit more challenging than you ordinarily play at! It all came together and the day was brilliant.
Thanks again!

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Martin Avard - Married 5th February 2013 at The Mudbrick Vineyard and Restaurant, Waiheke Island, Auckland

The day was fantastic and made even better by your involvement. Both myself and Carol loved your harp music and will highly recommend you to any of our friends wanting to get married in the Auckland area. Again thanks!

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Belinda Bish - Married 2nd February 2013 at The Zen Gardens, Whitford, Auckland

Thank you so much for playing at our wedding, you were wonderful and everyone enjoyed your music. I will definitely recommend you to my friends and colleagues : )

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Tracey Paskell - Married 3rd January 2013 at the Howick Club, Panmure, Auckland

Thank you for your email and a huge thank you for your beautiful harp music at our wedding. It was amazing, and all the guests commented on how lovely it was. It was a shame we had to be indoors because of the weather but it turned out to be perfect.

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Emma Jones - Married 22nd December 2012 at St Andrews Church, Matakana, Auckland

I wanted to say thank you for playing the harp at our wedding. It was lovely and our guests really liked it too. We had a wonderful day, we had heaps of fun and were very lucky with the weather. Thanks again!

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Mel McBride - SERO - Heaven and Hell themed event - 7th December 2012 at St Matthews in the City, Auckland

I have finally found a moment to take the opportunity to thank you so very much for getting into the spirit of our function on Friday at St Matthews. We have had great feedback from the client, and having you there certainly helped to create the heavenly ambience we were after.

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Ying and Gene - Married 25th November 2012 at Goldie Vineyard, Putiki Bay,  
Waiheke Island

We cannot thank you enough for making our wedding day so special! your harp music sounded very beautiful, touching, and...timeless...it perfectly complemented the romantic ambience at our wedding. I will never forget the moment that I walked down the aisle hearing your beautiful playing, oh the melodies touched my heart! Gene said that your playing was so gentle and graceful, and it really brought tears into his eyes. We really appreciate your professionalism, in particular your willingness and capability of accommodating our request of having my little sister as the accompanying singer. Many thanks for the easy communication and your excellent advices throughout! Thanks again Robyn for your contribution!

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Tony and Lucy - Married 18th November 2012 at Villa Maria Estate, Mangere, Auckland

Thank you very much Robyn. The music was lovely, we both loved it, hope you enjoyed playing too.

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John and Jessica - Wedding reception - 6th October 2012 at The Pear Tree Restaurant in Kerikeri- antique pink and red themed wedding

Thank you very much for the lovely background music you provided, it was really lovely. We will definitely recommend you to any of our friends.

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David and Rahman - Civil Union 28th April 2012 - private home on Waiheke Island

Thank you so much for the beautiful music on Saturday - we had many many comments on how it set the scene and provided a very special atmosphere.

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Aimen and Eileen - Married 18th February 2012 at St Patrick's Cathedral, Auckland

Just want to thank you for performing at our ceremony, you are truly talented! Everyone commented on your music and your beautiful voice for days after the wedding. You set up with no hassles and everything went absolutely to plan with the song timings! Just want to thank you for your contribution to a very special day for us. We will definitely be recommending you to others. All the best for the future!

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Amy Whittaker - Married 11th February 2012 at The Estate, Waiheke Island

Thank you very much for your wonderful music at our wedding it really set the scene for our ceremony, exactly how I had imagined.

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Sarah and Daniel - Married 25th November 2011 at St Pauls Church, Auckland

Robyn's music was the perfect backdrop to our wedding - her voice is beautiful. Many of my guests were so impressed they've been asking where we found her so they can hire her for future functions.

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Martin and Meilanni - Married 20th November 2011 at Beaufords, Totara Park, Manurewa, Auckland

Robyn's music really made our wedding. She was very easy to work with. Her harp sounded fantastic live and set a great mood. Highly recommended!

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Savia and Ian - Married 21st October 2011 at Kohimarama Presbyterian Church, Auckland

Just a quick thank you from Ian and I. We loved yr performance at our wedding :-) thank you very much for being part of our special day.

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Adrienne and Tony Roddan - Married 20th August 2011 at Mantels, Mt Eden, Auckland

We found Robyn via google and right from our first contact with her, we were impressed with how quickly she understood what we were after, and our style. Living in Wellington and with Robyn in Auckland had the potential to pose problems in organising the music for our wedding, however any concerns were quickly dispelled as Robyn was flexible and available to talk, email or skype at any time.  

Meeting Robyn the first time, she suggested a number of tunes she was familiar with and we offered some suggestions of songs/tunes that are favourites of ours. Of most importance were the songs we wanted for our wedding processional (Nothing Else Matters by Metallica) and the registry signing (I'll be there by Mariah Carey and Hallelujiah). Robyn happily agreed that these would work well on the harp and learned them for us.

Everyone at our wedding was blown away by the music, Robyn's voice, the lovely sounds of the harp and the atmosphere created. Our wedding was perfect in every way and Robyn's contribution to that was significant.

Thank you Robyn for helping make our day the best we could possibly have hoped for. We are very grateful and if you would like to use us as a reference point, would be happy to tell others how delighted we were with you!

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Gordon and Laura Tither - 40th Wedding Anniversary - 25th March 2011 - The Northern Club, Auckland

Robyn was engaged to play at our 40th wedding anniversary in March and her voice and harp proved such a superb complement to our special occasion. The sounds of the harp and voice provided just the right atmosphere for the day.

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Massey University's Defining Excellence Awards - 24th March 2011 - Eden Park, Auckland - June Clewett - Event Manager

Robyn, thankyou for providing such elegant background entertainment for the pre-drinks function of Massey University's Defining Excellence Awards, held at Eden Park recently .The mix of harp with vocals was a perfect choice for what was the start of a very special evening.

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Cafe opening - 8th March 2011 - Longford Park Village, Takanini, Auckland

We are truly privelaged to have spent a wonderful morning listening to your melodious music. It will forever be a special occasion that was enjoyed by all the residents and staff of Longford Park Village. We look forward to seeing you again.

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Pete McGregor - Variety Artists Club meet and greet - 7th March 2011, Point Chev RSA

Just a sincere thank you for your performance last night for the VAC. It was a great night and everyone was raving about the standard of entertainment.

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Allison and Nigel - Married February 2011

We asked Robyn to sing and play at our wedding because we wanted something beautiful, romantic and unique, and Robyn created the perfect ambiance with her singing and harp playing. She is a beautiful and talented musician, with an angelic voice.

Robyn is delightful to work with, she is a true professional, who gave us confidence from our very first meeting. She listened to what we wanted and created a perfect, romantic and uplifting atmosphere on the day. We can't thank her enough!

We would highly recommend Robyn to sing and play at your wedding, or at any special occasion where you want to create a beautiful, unique and magical ambience.

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Svetlana and Bruce - Married 11th January 2011 at Matiatia, Waiheke Island

Robyn was fantastic and wonderful for our wedding day. She was perfect!

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Kirsten and Michael - Married 18th December 2010 at Whangaparaoa

Thank you for a beautiful afternoon of music. You put so much hard work into mastering our ceremony music. Which you were able to adapt with ease due to a shorter version being required. I hope we did not complete the isle walk to quickly. It topped off the start to an amazing ceremony which only positive comments have been following. You were an absolute delight.
Lots of Love, Kirsten and Michael.

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Anne and Neil - Married 24th April 2010 at Duart House, Havelock North

Robyn you were  a pleasure to work with from the very first moment.  I  appreciated the way you learned pieces for me, with very short notice, and your willingness to fit in with my ideas.  We made a great decision to include you in our plans, as you have become part of the  treasured memories of our wedding day -  not just ours, but many of the guests who were also moved by the way your music blended so beautifully with the setting.

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Anju and Aaron - Married 12th April 2010 under the big tree at the Parnell Rose Garden, Auckland

We definitely made the best decision booking you for our wedding. It added the atmosphere we needed, and made it feel even more special and magical in the gardens! Everyone remarked how beautiful the harp was, and the music and vocals were excellent! Even when I had a slight hiccuo with the procession, you were professional and made everything seem as though it was running smoothly. Thank you so much for adding that special touch to our wedding day!

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Louise and Scott - Married 19th February 2010 at Gails of Tamahere

I would like to express my sincere thanks to you for making my wedding day such a perfect and memorable day! To hear you play the harp was truly angelic and so moving.
When my new husband Scott and I were signing the register and waiting for the Best Man and Maid of Honor to sign we just held hands and looked into each others eyes listening to you sing our most special song that you made happen, "I've Dreamed of You" by Barbara Streisand. Everyone at the wedding commented on what an amazing moment it was and how they felt the love all around. I can't thank you enough Robyn!

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Jo and David - Married 22nd January 2010 at St Andrews Church, Matakana

Just wanted to thank you for  helping to make our wedding day so fantastic.    We loved every  second of it  :)

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Vincent and Selina - Married 29th December 2009 at Manukau gardens

Robyn is a friendly harpist that plays beautiful music. When we meet her to choose our wedding music we loved what ever she played and had trouble choosing. I would definitely recommend Robyn for any wedding event as she added that special touch to mine.

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Michelle Denholm - BNZ - Event 26th November 2009

I didn't get a chance to say goodbye to you last night.  
Thanks so much for the beautiful music and harmony at our event last night.  
We look forward to engaging your services again :)

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Jessica and Dougal - Married 31st October 2009 at Settlers Lodge, Waimauku

Robyn, thank you so very much for your amazing performance at our wedding on 31 October 2009. The music was simply beautiful and fit perfectly into our perfect day! All day I was being complimented on how beautiful your music was and how appropriate it was for our day. I am so thrilled to hear that you are now a huge fan of Samhain Night. Wasn't it the perfect "walking down the aisle" song? Thank you again and I will surely be recommending you to anyone and everyone! Cheers Jessica McGill (and Dougal, too!)

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Pania and Bradley - Married 18th April 2009

Bradley and I would just like to thank you for your special contribution to our wedding day. Your beautiful voice and harp playing truly touched our hearts and gave our wedding service real heart. The Irish music was also such a fitting tribute to my late father- thank you for your assistance in choosing just the right pieces.

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Emma and Kevin - Married at Castaways - 8th April 2009  

Thank you ever so much for the part you played in our wedding - it really was beautiful and we've had so many comments from our guests about how they enjoyed your music. With the wild weather on the day it really added to the atmosphere. I only wish I could have heard more of you playing! : )

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Tania Hansen - Married 20th February 2009

Thank you so much for playing at our wedding. You were great and we had a fantastic day.

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Marlene Dobson/Turner - Married 14th February 2009

Thank you Robyn, your music was just beautiful, it made my wedding something special.

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Anita and Graeme - Wedding Reception - Mantells - 19th January 2009

Thank you for playing such beautiful music at our wedding at Mantells in January. So many people complimented you! Your music was so tranquil and voice perfect to every amazing song. You are very talented and we can't wait for you to play at another one of our events. Thanks again for playing such beautiful music - I will be sure to recommend you!

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Chris Wykes - Celebration of life Party - 26th November 2008

Thank you very much for your beautiful and professional performance in the wild and rambling Fairy Garden at Greenhithe. Your ethereal music of Celtic, Medieval and original songs intensified the experience of the magical setting and helped create an awesome atmosphere adding beauty to the rituals undertaken that evening.

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Bailey Phillips - Grandmother's 90th Birthday June 2008

Thank you for helping make the 90th birthday such a wonderful occasion; the harp was fantastic background music for a lunchtime event. I appreciated your professionalism and how organised you were on the day. We look forward to working with you again one day.

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Helen Shrewsbury - Conference Innovators - APPF Event Managers  
16th Annual Meeting of the Asia Pacific Parliamentary Forum January 2008

On behalf of the APPF organising committee I am writing to thank you for your involvement in the APPF Official Dinner, held on Tuesday 22 January 2008 at The Auckland Museum and hosted by The Prime Minister. The delegates and organisers really enjoyed your music and felt the sounds of the harp created just the right atmosphere and set the right tone for the evening. Once again thank you for your contribution in making the evening such a success. We look forward to working with you again in the future.

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Jennifer Gash - Director - Oratia Singers

Once again you've entranced us with your beautiful music. Exquisite is the word I would use and on behalf of the choir and me personally, our grateful thanks for your contribution to our concerts.

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Lynda Gordon - Christmas Cracker House Tour - Friends of Starship Children's Hospital

It was such a pleasure to have you singing and playing at our home tour. Thank you for your wonderful support.

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Justine O'Carroll - Events and PR Manager - Ponsonby Road Promotions
Ponsonby Road Market Day  

A huge thank you to all the people who performed and made our Market Day on Saturday such a large success! We have had loads of feedback on how excellent the entertainment was, and we really appreciated your professionalism. We hope to work with you again, and very much hope you enjoyed your day.

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Tony and Jo Shelby - Married 16th September 2006 Tongariro Chateau

Thank you so much for all the time and effort you put into learning our songs. Your music was just beautiful and just added so much to the atmosphere. Our big day was all we hoped it would be, and more.
Thanks again Robyn!

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Meisha and Adam - Married Castaways  

Thank you so much, your beautifull music really helped to set the mood.  
Superb!!! Ethereal!!! Fantastic!!! Thank you.

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Rachel and Andrew - Married 19th March 2005

Thanks for the superb job you did at our wedding reception. We had lots of guest feedback about your performance.

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Elaine - Married 12th February - Cornwall Park

Thank you so much for playing at our wedding at Cornwall Park. You truly are very talented and your music was just lovely. Thanks!

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Yvonne and Eric - Married at home 4th of January 2003

Thank you so very much for playing your harp & singing at our wedding . . . It was a perfect way to welcome guests and set the scene for the remainder of the day. Your repertoire of beautiful celtic & medieval songs was so unique & magical in sound - it truely made my spirits soar . . .

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Laurie Ross -  Cultural Events Organiser

The perfect way to open a concert, wedding or other memorable occasion where uplifting, contemplative music is desirable.

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Jonathan Quintin - Sacred Geometry Presentation, Mt Eden, Auckland

Her Masterful playing accompanied by her angelic voice helps give the audience a taste of heaven

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Tom Laffey - Onewhero Society of Performing Arts - 2.10.06 - Incantata

Concert Review - transcription of hand-written letter  

Dear Caroline and Robyn
- by way of an extended Thank You                    

To see and hear ‘Incantata’ is to glimpse heaven on earth.

Their music and song is ease for a troubled mind, balm for a wounded heart and the cause of a soaring spirit. To see and hear ‘Incantata’ is to be in the presence of mystic magic.

You don’t merely watch or listen to ‘Incantata’ you experience them. I am reminded of the time when Jesus responding to the question, ‘How should we love?’ replies:- ‘With your whole mind, with your whole heart, and with your whole soul’. That is how they performed and for me how they were enjoyed. And looking around at those lucky enough to be there, I knew I wasn’t alone.

An ‘Incantata’ experience is rare, but very, very, very good for you.

‘Incantata’ keened through the gentle hallowed honey glow of tallow candle light, was so appropriate to the ethereal, soaring contemplative cadences. The singing of Caroline Lynn and Robyn Sutherland in wonder-full harmony, together with subtle sensitive melodic and lyric interpretations, melded with the rippling mellifluous harp, a myriad gentle mysterious tinkling bells and things, to the more certain celtic drum, transport you to a happy and holy place, far from the madding crowd. All who were there gained under their enchanting spell.

Singing dexterously in several tongues, Incantata’s inspired repertoire and arrangements, anchored around five Cantigas de Santa Maria (devotions and praises of the Virgin), was beautifully balanced by a mix and match of carols, Sephardic, Pilgrim songs, Irish, English, French and Spanish folk, culminating in the rapturous ecstasy of ‘Imperayritz de la Ciutat Joyosa - Verges ses par’, had the audience, (to mangle Dryden) “entranced with no room for thought”. Thus the programme while providing ample opportunity to deepen and lift the spirit also met our more sensuous and earthly needs in times of travail and celebration.

Truly it can be said ‘Incantata’ delivered a concert to nourish both Body and Soul.

Their warm, easy, modest manner engaged the audience, providing context and explanation of the music and songs. This made the night also a thoroughly enjoyable educational experience, enhanced by an integrated projection of inspiring images of nature, art, architecture and Icons of Mary. Many took up their invitation to examine the numerous unusual instruments and chat with them at interval and End of Show.

People lingered for more than half an hour. The Church was full of enthusiastic chatter. Many among the crowd were musicians, but the delight was universal. How disappointed we were to discover we could not take ‘Incantata’ home with us; on CD! But Ah, what a memory to cherish.


email:  robyn@robynsutherland.com  or  phone: 021 252 7632

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