Best of Asni

A selection of tracks from CD recordings featuring Asni the Harper

Click on the play buttons to hear excerpts of tracks from the CDs


Love Letters from Italy

Drew Minter, countertenor; Ensemble ARTEK New York (1995)


  • Gio. Felice Sances: Usurpator tiranno, cantada a voce sola sopra il passacaglio (excerpt)

  • Drew Minter, countertenor; Asni,
  • arpa doppia; Richard Stone, theorbo; Grant Herreid, lute; Paul Shipper, guitar


  • Antonio Cesti: Rimbombava d'intorno (excerpt: recitative)

  • Drew Minter, countertenor; Asni, arpa doppia


  • Girolamo Frescobaldi: Toccata

  • Ensemble ARTEK - 458 Strings: Grant Herreid, lute, theorbo, guitar; Asni, arpa doppia; Dongsok Shin, organ; Paul Shipper, guitar; Richard Stone, theorbo & archlute; Lisa Terry, viola da gamba, violoncello; Gwendolyn Toth, harpsichord, virginal, organ and director


  • Claudio Monteverdi: Lettera Amorosa

  • Asni, arpa doppia
  • Drew Minter, countertenor; Ensemble ARTEK - 458 Strings

Georg Friedrich Händel: "Saul"

Kölner Kammerchor; Collegium Kartusianum; dir: Peter Neumann (1997)

    Air (David) and
  • Symphonia, Act I (harp solo)

  • Asni, arpa doppia; Matthias Koch, Contraalto; Collegium Kartusianum, dir. Peter Neumann


Claudio Monteverdi: "L'Orfeo"

Ensemble ARTEK New York, dir: Gwendolyn Toth (1993)

  • Possente Spirto - stanza and harp ritornello, Act III

  • Jeffrey Thomas, tenor (Orfeo); Asni, arpa doppia; Richard Stone, theorbo; Dongsok Shin, organ


Adri's Traumflöte: The Dream

Recorder music compilation (2001)

  • Toivo Skogheim: Toneslepe over Hardangervidda (arr: Asni / Christian Hagitte / Adriana Breuking)

  • Adriana Breuking, recorders; Asni, arpa de dós ordenes; Christian Hagitte, sound engineering


Victor Hugo: "Der Glöckner von Notre Dame" - audio book

Audio book adaptation: Moritz Wulf Lange; directed and produced by Simon Bertling and Christian Hagitte. With Christoph Schobesberger, Katharina Bellena, Thomas B. Hoffmann, Heinz Kloss, u.a. (Der Hörverlag, 2007)

  • A beggar's wedding - scene and harp interlude