March 25, 2011

Rockin' the harp

Deborah Henson-Conant doesn't look or sound like a typical symphony soloist. Dressed in short skirts, glittery tanks and cowboy boots, with long thin braids, she merges Latin, blues, jazz and Celtic with a showstopper voice and a stand-up comic delivery. Oh, and she does all this with her instrument strapped round her shoulders - a metallic-blue electric harp.

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