Autumn video: Aquaharp by Animusic

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Maia Darme performs Aquaharp by Animusic, on a real harp!Animusic is an American company specializing in the 3D visualization of MIDI-based music. They produced three DVDs of computer-generated music videos…

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Opening up to New Musical Styles

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Recording electro-pop/hip-hop at Asylum Records studio (producer Dr. Linus, collaboration with Mary Boyoi) and at 360 Media studio (producer Ivan) in Juba, South Sudan. 

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Merry Christmas from the Recording Studio!

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Back in France for some holidays, Maia dropped by the Studio 504 in Bordeaux, France, to record a few harp & flute duets with Myriam Darmé.

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Harp Studies Are Taking off in the Dominican Republic

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Four years ago Maia was living in the Dominican Republic, playing with the national orchestra and advising on the development of a harp curriculum at the national school of music.…

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An African Twist

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Oryema Okot from the Luo tribe in South Sudan gives Maia's bardic harp a new dimension, playing it like an adungo harp, as seen in the foreground.

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New Adventures in South Sudan

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Maia recently dived into a new adventure by taking her bardic electro-acoustic harp to South Sudan. Pictured below, hanging out after a presentation at a school in Juba, the capital,…

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Advocating For Live Music in Tripoli, Libya

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Maia is proud to be contributing to the rebirth of Tripoli's live music scene. Here is a picture from a concert at the Corinthia hotel hall in Tripoli a few…

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Happy New Year 2014 from Libya

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Maia recently relocated to Libya with a small electro-acoustic bardic harp (pictured here). She will be based in Tripoli for several months to study Arabic and Berber traditional music and…

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J.S. Bach’s Italian Concerto

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The Italian Concerto ("Concerto nach Italienischem Gusto": Concerto after the Italian taste, or Concerto in the Italian style) is a three-movement concerto for harpsichord solo composed by Johann Sebastian Bach.…

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An Exciting New Release !

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Here's the result of a fun session at Studio 504 : Maia and Myriam Darmé's take on the last James Bond title track, Skyfall. They arranged Adele's song into a…

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Comme Toi by Goldman

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Solo harp cover of French singer Jean-Jacques Goldman's song Comme toi. 

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Animusic cover on a real harp

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Animusic is an American company specializing in the 3D visualization of MIDI-based music (www.animusic.com). This is Aquaharp (composed by Wayne Lytle and featured on their first DVD) on a real…

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Impromptu

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The recording of an Impromptu written for Maia by Sarah Wald as part of a series of miniatures for solo harp, and premiered in New York a year ago is…

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A New Song by Gotellfire is Out: Top of the Hill !

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Check out how punk sounds on the harp! Will you recognize the riffs and fx sounds created on Maia's instrument despite the added effects that modify the harp's sound?

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Meet Gotellfire

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Maia worked with Gotellfire on the band's upcoming EP. You can listen to a first song online, Aurora !

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