Deborah Henson-Conant (born November 11, 1953 in Stockton, California) is an American harpist and composer. Nicknamed "the Hip Harpist", she is known for her flamboyant stage presence and her innovation with electric harps.
Deborah Henson-Conant describes her music as "cross-genre: jazz-pop-comedy-folk-blues-flamenco-celtic". Deborah performs one-person shows in theaters, concert halls and festivals; and she does original music and theatre shows with symphony orchestras. Her performances mix music with theatrical and story elements. She orchestrates all her own music when she plays with symphony and often engages symphonic musicians in unexpected ways. She states that her career objectives include a desire to reevaluate misconceptions and underestimations of the harp instrument, of the stage medium, and of the self.
The soundtrack of her 2006 DVD Invention & Alchemy, received a Grammy nomination, and theЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Live Wires [альбом]
- round the Corner [01.01.1987, альбом]
- On the Rise [1989, альбом]
- Caught in the Act [24.01.1990, альбом]
- Talking Hands [19.03.1991, альбом]
- Budapest [1993, альбом]
- Altered Ego [01.06.1998, альбом]
- The Celtic Album [22.02.1999, альбом]
- Just for You