Ann's Bio

 

Ann started her professional music career 15 years ago, Though she has been playing guitar and writing her own Original music since grade school. She first took to the stage with a female duo, performing throughout New Jersey and Pennsylvania. In 1999 she Released her first CD entitled Out Of The Blue. Sales for This CD went well at performances and caught the Attention of Doug Stone from Stone Age Productions in Nashville Tennessee.

Ann began traveling to Nashville and performing in such Places as The Bluebird, 12th. & Porter, The Broken Spoke and Wild Horse to name a few. In New Jersey, She joined forces with a four piece band in order to further her versatility and increase her performance schedule, wideningher travel to Delaware, Maryland, Washington, Virginia and The Carolina’s.

In 2002 she released her second CD with Stone Age Productions entitled Waiting For The Fall. This second CD enabled her to reach a level of higher prestige. She has done feature performances on cable television and has done numerous radio interviews with air play of her music in all the states where she has performed.



 


In 2004 she was taken on by Red Ridge Entertainment in Nashville Tennessee. They produced her third CD entitled Bone Dry. Heading this project was Michael Hopkins who won a Grammy for the work he did with Sheryl Crow and has also worked with such talent as LeeAnn Rhymes, Trick Pony and Rascal Flats. In October of 2004, she performed two showcases at 12th and Porter in Nashville. Her showcases were well received, especially from Nashville Scene, a prominent “about town” paper who touted her abilities and talent

Ann continues to perform in New Jersey and surrounding Sates and continues to travel and perform in Nashville as well. In November 2004 she was asked to open for Black Hawk, a highlight in her career.

She recently released her fourth CD with her longtime friend Don Shaw. The Cd is entitled "Now I Know" and consists of blues, southern rock, and country. People love her voice and music, but also say that on stage she is exceptional. She knows how to perform and connects with the crowd, giving them a memorable experience.