multi-talented ball of
annA rydeR is a multi-instrumentalist playing, amongst others, piano, guitars, accordion, banjo, trumpet and is a performer who according to the audience ‘paints great songs’ and who say ‘puts the soul of the people into her music’.
In her new Music and moving Imagery show – annA sings her songs with the exciting extra dimension of moving pictures : entertaining and atmospheric films made over the last two years in collaboration with artist Nicky Cure.
A mix of stop-motion, annA's hand-drawn cartoons, Nicky's art and real-life images and films – this will reflect annA's diverse styles in her variety of songs. Some relate directly to the songs and others are atmospheric or curious or just there.
annA rydeR is a musical dynamo; an original and inventive singer-songwriter with a musical style that, based in folk, spans an array of genres. Her songs are simultaneously thought-provoking, poignant and humorous.