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Animo went to work!
5th June 2020Like everybody else during this COVID parallel universe, we too had to double-think about whether we could, in fact, 'go to work' and we decided... we could!
Promo video is now live!
30th January 2020Our promotional video is now live on social media and our website! We are very proud of the final cut and really grateful to all who helped make this dream a reality! A highly involved process for everyone who produced it but especially for Adam who has tirelessly been making changes following our continued feedback over the last 3 months.
Launch Videos on Instagram!
14th January 2020If you didn't have the chance to come and see us at our official launch in Gloucester Blackfriars last October, you can see snippets of the video on Instagram.
Sound, camera, action!
17th November 2019Animo's sound is created by Adam Bertenshaw who I call 'our sound chef'. In reality, Adam is the team and has gathered the most wonderful young media specialists to film, photograph and capture our sound. This blog is dedicated to him.
Open rehearsal leads to official Countdown
24th September 2019
Coach House Pianos were very welcoming on the 13th September. We had a brilliant open rehearsal; a tonic after days of intense practice. It also signals the start of our Countdown to our Official Promotional Launch on October 24th 2019... go Animo!
ANIMO ONE is DONE!
5th September 2019
Still a working title, Animo have completed their first recording!
Thank you Adam; you did us proud!
It's the final Countdown!
28th August 2019
Animo's residential signals the start of the Countdown to our recording and our official launch 24th October 2019.
Animo's first composition commission is now a reality!
19th August 2019
Joseph Howard, our 'launch composer' has delivered the final draft of his commissioned composition. A very exciting moment for Animo.
And so it begins!
10th July 2019
Our launch story has officially begun. We've just had our first session with our launch composer Joe Howard. This is going to be good!
Joe and Animo and biomusic
23rd June 2019
Our first meeting with Joe Howard, our launch composer, is in July.
The idea is that we "organically" come up with any ideas that can be recorded and incorporated into our first ever Animo-commissioned composition. Very exciting!
19th June 2019
It has been a wonderful experience to have so many composers approach us offering to write for Animo!
Animo Recording, 2nd - 3rd September
10th June 2019
ANIMO launch composer
7th June 2019
The first composition written specifically for ANIMO is under way
Animo Residential - 29th August - 1st September
3rd June 2019
- Sarah and Nellie (collie)
- Yanna and Molly (doodle)