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Golden Boy

November 27, 2016anita No Comments »

One of the best experiences playing with a live band is to witness the talent of great musicians up-close. I was reminded of this a few nights ago, performing with pianist Casey Golden at the QVB in Sydney. At 28, Casey is producing some highly sophisticated music. I kind of wanted to not sing, just […]

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May 15, 2016anita No Comments »

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Me and Mr Jones

January 15, 2016anita No Comments »

It feels superfluous to add to the mountain of tributes to David Bowie, who passed away this week. I have been a huge fan ever since my cousin gave me Bowie’s ‘Pinups’ Album when I was 12. A quixotic alien with the vocal timbre of a sex dream. Thank you for the music Mr Jones.

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Quote for the day…from Plato

October 13, 2015anita No Comments »

“Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and life to everything.”

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Another bite of the Big Apple for ‘Round Thelonious

June 28, 2015anita No Comments »

I am very excited to announce that I have the opportunity to be directed in a workshop reading of ‘ROUND THELONIOUS by Shidan Majidi, who has been running Sir Cameron Mackintosh’s New York office for over 15 years. To take advantage of this thrilling opportunity I need to bridge the gap between my acting skills […]

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Gucci Gucci Goo!

January 13, 2015anita No Comments »

“A night in Gucci sound OK?” I was asked recently by Cathy the office manager at Gucci Australia & NZ . We were discussing the look of the 2015 Gucci Annual Awards dinner, where I would be performing with the Anita Pollard Trio. “When can you come in and try some dresses on? Cathy asked”. […]

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Coco Republic dinner for Oly

December 3, 2014anita No Comments »

There’s a first time for everything, and this was my first gig in a furniture shop! Thanks to photographer Esteban La Tessa for the photos.

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Vale Kerrie Biddell 1947- 2014

September 16, 2014anita No Comments »

I am sorry to hear the passing of Kerrie Biddell, who was my singing teacher about four years ago and co-producer of my EP Martini Set . Kerrie had a stroke in early September and passed away, age  67. Kerrie was a generous and knowledgeable vocalist and teacher with an extraordinary musicality. She will be missed […]

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Nice work if you can get it!! Singing in the 2014 Tour de France SBS TV Promo

June 28, 2014anita No Comments »
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A website is born!

March 15, 2014anita No Comments »

Ladies and gentlemen I invite you to check out a new website You will be able to follow the latest news of my musical biography ‘ROUND THELONIOUS. If you are new to my blog – welcome – and please visit the site to find out about this new musical based on the true story […]

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