viola - production - composition
Angela Chan is a British East Asian musician, producer and composer based in the North of England. She is a member of Mercury Prize shortlisted band Lanterns on the Lake, cinematic folk sextet Tomorrow We Sail and electro-psych rock collective Hello Cosmos.
From classical beginnings, Angela has journeyed from orchestral ensembles to amplified strings and effects pedals. She performs mainly on viola and keys, sometimes the violin, and backing vocals. Angela writes and releases new music with her projects as well as collaborating with other artists live. and in the studio. She is in the touring band of alt rock group Placebo and Scottish singer-songwriter Kyle Falconer (The View). In 2019, Angela debuted her solo project Ameiyi supporting Korean avant-rock band Jambinai.
Away from the stage, Angela produces and composes music for film and television, most recently, a commission of incidental music for BT Sport's Champions League coverage with Lanterns on the Lake. She composes for theatre as well as sound design including work on PAINT (2015) and From Shore to Shore (2017). Exploring new technologies, Angela composed and produced the soundtrack for digital sensory experience The Conductor (2019) and is continuing to develop this project with Interplay Theatre.
Angela has a private studio in Leeds offering remote recordings and music production including orchestrations, string arrangements, and programming, for creative and commercial projects.
If you would like to work with Angela, please get in touch.
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