BIOGRAPHY

 

ANT GLYNNE

Guitarist/Pianist/Performer/Composer/Music Production


ANT GLYNNE has written, recorded, toured and worldwide performed with :

Rick Wakeman (Yes)

Asia

Slash

Mike Oldfield

Leo Sayer

Cheetah

Maggie Bell

Midnight Flyer (touring with AC/DC & Bob Seger)

Razar

Roger Chapman & The Shortlist

Simon Philips (Toto)

Clive Burr (Iron Maiden)

Nico McBrain (Iron Maiden)

Taj Mahal

Albert Collins

Gary Moore

Simon Kirke (Bad Company)

Mick Ralphs (Bad Company)

Bob Skeat (Wishbone Ash)

Mavis Staples (Staples Singers)

Steve Howe

,Carl Palmer

,Mick Abrahams (Jethro Tull/Blodwin Pig)

,Nina Simone

,Jason Bonham (Led Zeppelin & Foreigner )

,Princess Stephanie

Maya

Kiki Dee

Angie Bowie

Kofi Baker

Chris Thompson (Manfred Mann)

Bernie Marsden (Whitesnake)

Tony Ashton

Judy Tzuke

Miller Anderson (Savoy Brown/John Lord)

.................................................and many other great musicians.

 

In recent years he has recorded and performed with Rick Wakeman and the English Rock Ensemble all over the world. Ant is primarily a composer and rock lead guitarist, who also plays piano/keyboards, sings, and produces.

 


Ant has performed worldwide and recorded TV/MTV/Radio/Video/DVD and stage appearances with various artists and bands. Several albums and singles incl. Crises/Shadow on the Wall (Mike Oldfield) and Aqua/Archiva 1+2 (Asia) went gold and platinum worldwide.

Performed in arena tours throughout Europe, USA and South America. Played at the Monsters of Rock/Europe, Reading Festival/UK, Rosskilde Festival/Denmark, Montreux Jazz Festival/Switzerland, The Kremlin/Moscow, L.A. Forum/Madison Square Gardens/USA and Trois Rivieres/Canada (w/100 piece orchestra & choir) amongst other venues and festivals.


Ant was previously†managed by Peter Grant (Led Zeppelin), produced by†Kit Lambert (The Who), Martin Rushent, Mick Ralphs (Bad Company), Damon Lyon Shaw (Status Quo)and others.

In the past, Ant has been signed to Swan Song (Atlantic Records), Charisma, Track Records and Polydor.

He Performed in original West End productions of "Rent", "Fosse", ”Winter’s Tale” and “Stop in the name of love”.

He has travelled internationally as an endorsee & demonstrator for Fender, Marshall & PRS.

Worked on several film soundtracks incl. Killing Fields (David Putnam), Freddy the F.R.O.G. and Alone. Ant composes instrumentals from heavy rock to orchestral, for DeWolfe Music UK, DL Music USA currently featured on History Channel, MY13, Bravo, CBS and others. Ant has also composed theme parks incl. Tussauds Studios.

Recently working on a score for a modern adaptation of Shakespeare’s ’Antony & Cleopatra’.

 


Ant recently worked with Asia again on their last Album “Silent Nations” in LA and composes/produces soundtracks and songs for various clients. The new DVD “Out there”/Rick Wakeman and the English Rock Ensemble featuring Ant has now been released worldwide. Angel Air has released Worldwide a DVD & CD “Live at Montreux and a re-release of “Midnight Flyer” album on CD.