Iro Haarlapianist/ harpist/ keyboardist/ composer
Kuva/ Photo: Maarit Kytöharju
Iro Haarla (b. 1956) is a Finnish jazzpianist, -harpist, -keyboardplayer, a composer and a groupleader. She had an important role in the music of her spouse, drummer Edward Vesala, especially in Sound & Fury -band from 1970s till the death of Vesala in 1999. Later Haarla has done impressive solo works and fruitful duo co-operation with several Norwegian and Finnish top-notch jazzmusicians, like saxophonists Pepa Päivinen and Tapani Rinne and bassist Ulf Krokfors.
|Vodjanoi||2020||Karkia Mistika Records|
|The Sky Is Ruby||2007||TUM Records|
|Heart of a Bird||2003||TUM Records|
|Yarra Yarra||2001||November Music|