This in not Harp

Marcella carboni – electroacoustic harp
Paolino Dalla Porta – double bass
Stefano Bagnoli – drums


This is not a harp. It is definitely not the angelic, magical, soothing harp that we find in the collective imagination…

About us

Italian harpist and composer is considered one of the most active jazz harpists of Europe. Her performance is often defined to be a balance between jazz and European music, writing and improvisation, played with impeccable technique and enchanting sound. Still, her dedication to Afro-American music hasn’t stopped her from exploring all contemporary stiles. The encounter with the NY harpist Park Stickney revealed to her the potentiality of the jazz harp and inspired her to develop an original style…