Asthmatic Harp produces alternative pop with folk influences. Asthmatic Harp finds inspiration in artists such as Björk, Sufjan Stevens and My Brightest Diamond.
Behind the pseudonym is Singer-Songwriter Hannah Fredsgaard-Jones who is a London based musician, originally from Denmark. Her music combines evocative vocals set in an imaginative universe of string and clarinet arrangements, sampled toy pianos and acoustic guitar.
Playing both solo and with a band Asthmatic Harp has put on thrilling concerts from Austin to Berlin and London as well as on stages across Scandinavia.
Asthmatic Harp is a Roundhouse Resident Artist for 2018/19.
Tales From a Fearful Flyeer
Following her single-trilogy with songs named after three London Tube stations, the alt-pop vehicle Asthmatic Harp now presents Tales from a Fearful Flyer, a selection of songs exploring the weirds and wonders of a fearful flyer’s journey getting from A to B and beyond. With her captivating mix of mesmerising songs, imaginative arrangements and charismatic performances audiences are presented with songs of love, myth and phobia alongside fragments of childhood memories from a young, Scandinavian dreamer.
UKYA City Takeover: Nottingham 2019