Anima Acapella - A Magical Mix of World Influences, Jazz and Soul
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jo foster
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26th November 2014

Royal Brompton Hospital Sydney St London SW3 6NP

We're singing in front of Jayne Wilton's breathtaking images about Breath in the foyer of the Sydney St branch of The Royal Brompton Hospital at lunchtime...bring your lunch and feast your ears and eyes!


16th November 2014

The Gladstone Arms 64 Lant St, London SE1 1QN 020

We love The Gladstone Arms and are looking forward to singing on their acoustic night on Sunday 16th November... Welcome to the Gladstone Arms, home of the best in live music, mouth watering Pieminister pies, and ... Time Out calls us 'the coolest little pub in South London'


15th August 2014

Laughton Lodge, Laughton, Lewes, East Sussex, BN8

Come and see us at the fantastic Tribal Earth Fest friendly festival offers loads to keep festival goers entertained with an eclectic mix of folk and world fusion bands, a host of workshops - from belly dancing to shamanic journeying, Hindu chanting to learning the Samba and a chance to learn about permaculture, composting and others ways to tread lightly at the Green Workshops. Read more at Festival in East Sussex...

Day Pass or W'end

7th June 2014

Unitarian Church Stratford

Come to an afternoon concert of dazzling harmonies from this stunning acapella quartet in the beautiful architecture and gorgeous acoustic of Stratford Unitarian Church... tea and cake after!


1st Dec 2013

Arcola Theatre Studio 4

Dear friends, hope this finds you are two concerts, hope you can make one of them! Following their joyous performance there last year, the wonderful Hackney Voices Community Choir return to The Arcola Theatre with the stunning vocal quartet Anima bringing songs of the earth and sea to celebrate the Green Sunday event on Dec 1st, and Christmas songs from Medieval England, Africa and Eastern Europe. Come and join us from 1pm-2pm upstairs in Studio 4.


7th March 2013

The Quaker House, 52 St Martins Lane. LONDON. WC2N

A one off unique evening of songs, poems and scenes looking at love, lust and loss. Performed by Butterfly Theatre Company and Anima acapella group Putting truthful, responsive acting at the heart of their work Butterfly aim to make alive theatre that makes their audience feel something real moment to moment. They bring powerful, funny, vivid contemporary texts to life honestly and engagingly. Combined with the exquisite harmony singing of Anima - an unusual evening to be experienced! Come and “feel your heart again” In the heart of London's West End on St Martin’s Lane (opposite the Noel Coward Theatre) come and enjoy something simple, beautiful and true. (We could really do with your support) Thanks. Hope everyone well….. BOOK ONLINE!


12th December 2012

St John at Hackney Church

Join Anima acapella group and Hackney Voices Choir as we celebrate the festive season with a wonderful array of songs and styles, stunning harmonies from Anima and fantastic arrangements from the Hackney Voices Choir, along with mulled wine and mince pies in the beautiful acoustic and warm atmosphere of St John at Hackney Church, Lower Clapton Road, London, E5 0PD

21st July 2012

Stratford Unitarian Chapel

Inspirational songs of enchantment, a magical mix of world influences, jazz and soul... "...the depth and power of Foster's jazz inflected songs stand up to the competition.." - Now Magazine. "...the music is always fantastic" - The Guardian.


30th June 2012

Bridport Arts Centre, Dorset

£8/£5 conc.

30th June 2012

Bridport Arts Centre

An inspirational singing workshop with Joanna Foster and Cleo Bayley


24th June 2012
12pm - 5pm

Leigh on Sea Festival


16th June 2012
2pm - 5pm

Clapton Festival, Clapton Square


26th April 2012
1pm - 1.45pm

Chelsea and Westminster Hospital

Lunchtime concert in the Atrium at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital


19th April 2012

The Rag Factory

Private View of paintings by Magma artists group, wine and nibbles and live performances by Anima and eastern european band Balabustah


23rd March 2012

St John at Hackney Church

Sing for Water, at St John at Hackney church, another chance to catch the above along with several other choirs.

4th March 2012

Trinity Buoy Wharf

'What the River Sings' at Trinity Buoy Wharf, Anima sing Joanna Foster's 'The Great Sea' with Hackney Voices choir - 'An atmospheric a capella piece based on Inuit poems conjures up the vast and ancient seascapes of the natural world'.

£10/£5 conc.

nick sellek