Anna Neale is a multi-talented singer/songwriter, composer, studio engineer, producer, session vocalist, voice over artist and lecturer in music. Anna has toured the world, released three albums and an EP independently to critical acclaim, written songs for other artists, radio and TV advertising, and provided vocals for many TV animations, songs and adverts. Her latest album Wide Sky recently received a 5 star review in national music magazine RnR. (Rock n Reel). Much of her current commercial work has been commissioned by Global Media (Capital, Radio X, Heart, and Classic FM).
Anna is an elected member of The Ivors Academy Songwriter Committee and is a mentor for the SheGrows mentoring scheme in partnerships with the Musicians Union and SheSaidSo. As well as her composing and performing credits, Anna is co-manager of Skyline Studios in Ashford, Surrey as well as owning own studio at home. She has extensive experience of audio engineering in studios across the UK, recording and producing many artists.
Anna has worked with musicans as diverse as Gary Brooker (Procol Harum), Patch Hannan (The Sunday’s), Dave Rowntree (Blur), the English National Opera chorus (ENO), Senegal virtuoso Jali Fily Cissokho and Syrian musicians Raghad Haddad and Rami Merhi.
Anna is currently an Associate lecturer at the University of Kent, where she lectures in songwriting and music production, and has guest lectured at the University of Cambridge, The British Museum, LIPA (Liverpool), BIMM (Brighton, Manchester & London), Canterbury Christ Church University, the Guildhall School Of Music & Drama, and the University of Hertfordshire. She is also a member of the Oxford Brookes University’s music industry board. Find out more at annaneale.net