Rhodri is a freelance musician based in London.

A versatile harpist, his experience spans solo, concerto, orchestral, chamber, session, pop, background music and West End musicals.

He is one of the few harpists working in the field of free improvisation and is widely acclaimed for developing a new and exciting voice for the harp. He frequently performs in festivals across Europe, America and Canada.

He is accompanist to the young soprano Charlotte Church, with whom he has performed across the world.

Rhodri has recorded numerous CDs to critical acclaim and made several appearances on television, radio and video.

Born in Aberystwyth, Wales in 1971, Rhodri has played the harp since the age of seven. He gained a BMus (Hons) from Sheffield University, a Masters from Huddersfield University and a Postgraduate Certificate from Trinity College of Music, London. He has studied harp with Frank Sternefeld, Charlotte Seale, Hugh Webb and Sioned Williams.

He teaches harp at The Latymer Music Centre and specialises in improvisation workshops for COMA, universities and music colleges.

Telynor annibynnol yw Rhodri, sy'n byw a gweithio o Lundain.

Mae'n delynor hyblyg, sy'n gweithio mewn amryw o feysydd cerddorol, gan gynnwys gwaith solo, concerto, cerddorfa, siambr, sesiwn, pop, cerddoriaeth cefndir a sioeau cerdd.

Rhodri yw un o'r unig delynorion sy'n gweithio ym maes cerddoriaeth byrfyfyr, lle mae'n cael ei adnabod am fod yn datblygu llais newydd a chyffrous i'r delyn. Perfformia'n gyson ar draws Ewrop, Canada ac America.

Rhodri hefyd yw telynor y gantores ifanc o Gymru, Charlotte Church, ac mae wedi perfformio ledled y byd gyda hi.

Fe glywir Rhodri'n perfformio ar nifer o CDau o glod uchel, ac mae'n ymddangos ar deledu, fideo a radio yn gyson.

Ganwyd Rhodri yn Aberystwyth yn 1971 ac mae'n chwarae'r delyn er yn saith mlwydd oed. Graddiodd mewn Cerddoriaeth o Brifysgol Sheffield cyn mynd i astudio am radd Meistr ym mhrifysgol Huddersfield ac yna ennill tystysgrif olradd mewn perfformio o Goleg Cerdd y Drindod, Llundain. Mae wedi astudio'r delyn gyda Frank Sternefeld, Hugh Webb a Sioned Williams.

Mae'n dysgu'r delyn yng nghanolfan gerdd Latymer ac yn arbenigo mewn gweithdai byrfyfyrio i COMA, prifysgolion a cholegau cerdd.

Contact Rhodri

e-mail: Rhodri Davies
tel/fax: +44 (0)208 361 5821
mobile: +44 (0)7946 423627



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