Listen to the band

ESTRON are a five piece folk band from Pembrokeshire in West Wales. From left to right they are: Holly Robinson on octave fiddle, Jess Ward on harp, Danny Tose and John Tose on pibau cyrn (Welsh bagpipes), and Micky Tose on soprano ukulele and clarinet. Estron is a Welsh word meaning `alien’, `stranger’, or `you’re not … More Listen to the band

The Mermaid’s Lament

JESS Ward’s debut album on the harp was The Mermaid’ Lament. Featuring 13 tracks, mostly original songs plus a few traditional tunes played on the harp, its magical sound was praised by folk fans and critics alike. It also received airtime on BBC Radio Wales and Radio Pembrokeshire. Songs include Invocation, Cowrie Love, The Giddy Girl, Raven Wing, … More The Mermaid’s Lament

My first harp CD

Jess Ward – the EP: WHEN I was 3 my parents owned a Celtic harp for a short time. I remember the magical resonances of the strings that reached up and over my head, they seemed to go on forever. It made such an impression and I was heartbroken when the harp was sold. I have … More My first harp CD