Áine is one of Ireland’s leading experienced and gifted harpists. She teaches Irish and Concert Harp at the Royal Irish Academy of Music in Dublin. Áine has many years experience of designing music to suit the needs of events in Ireland and abroad. Her performance experience includes solo, ensemble and orchestral performances including with the RTECO, the NSO, radio and TV appearances, film music and recordings.
Áine has entertained numerous dignitaries in Farmleigh, Dublin Castle, Áras an Uachtaráin, Dáil Ėireann and other venues including President Mary McAleese, Queen Elizabeth II, President Giscard d’Estaing, President Mikhail Gorbachev, Premier Zhou, President Bill Clinton and Pope John Paul II and celebrities including Sir Bob Geldof, Sir Tony O’Reilly, Dr Michael Smurfit and Dr Tony Ryan.
Many music collaborations include accompanying Nobel Laureate Seamus Heaney at the World Harp Congress, premiére performances of music by Mícheál Ó Súileabháin, Savourna Stevenson and Liam Ó Maonlaí.