Katie Targett-Adams Resume

      Katie Targett-Adams

Katie's performance is a blend of her pure voice with the Celtic harp showcasing songs from many different cultures and musical styles. As a skilled Master of Ceremonies speaking several languages Katie effortlessly entertains her audiences with grace and humour.

Both the traditional and the contemporary are captured through Katie's music. Her highly acclaimed musical interpretations and compositions culminated in her 6th CD, Imaginary Friend, released under S.o.S. Records in spring 2008.

Now a Princes' Trust Ambassador, Katie performed in her native country of Scotland at the Opening of Scottish Parliament in the presence of The Queen, JK Rowling's Harry Potter Launch at Edinburgh Castle and aboard the Royal Yacht Britannia to mention but a few.

Katie was awarded Music and Culture Icon for Scotland in 2004 and went on to become a winner of the UK Songwriting Contest 2007.

Abroad Katie's fanbase is widespread; Europe, Canada, the USA, Hong Kong and mainland China. Katie performed in August 2008 at the Olympics when she entertained the British athletes and The British Prime Minister, The Rt Hon Gordon Brown MP, in Beijing. Back in Hong Kong, where Katie now resides, she sang the national anthem for HRH Princess Anne.

As a leading light in Scottish and International music Katie has played for many well known figures including the British Royal Family, Sir Sean Connery, Sir Jackie Stewart, Mr Stanley Ho, Jeb Bush, Rudolf Giuliani, Fred Goodwin and Sir George Mathewson of The Royal Bank of Scotland and Li Lihui the President of the Bank of China.

Corporate Clients include:
The Scottish Government, The Royal Yacht Britannia, The Royal Bank of Scotland, Standard Life, Historic Scotland, VisitBritain, VisitScotland, The National Trust, Hamilton & Inches, Harvey Nichols, Fortnum and Mason, Aston Martin, Rolls-Royce, Volkswagen, The Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh, the Waldorf Astoria, The Peninsula and The Four Seasons' Hotel Group.

Please see Katie's official website for more details: www.kt-a.com

Updated:  December 15, 2008

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