Jenny Bray performs classical piano music and original songs. She studied the Performing Arts at The College of Ripon and York St. John. She majored in Choreography and composition and was awarded the highest grade for choreography that the school had ever given. She continued her piano studies through the Royal Schools of Music and later at the Juiliard School in New York. After leaving college, she had numerous Theatre and cabaret engagements whilst also working as a music therapist in hospitals for the physically and mentally challenged. Her school of music in Hull had 60 pupils studying piano, guitar and music theory. She was the featured composer in a BBC radio series and had numerous television performances. Recordings include Fairview Studios, BBC, EMI, Generic Chaos Productions, Newtown, P.A. Graphic Sound and WHYY Philadelphia. Jenny emigrated to America and enrolled at The Juilliard School New York in 1991.
Notable classical performances in the States and UK, include piano works of Couperin and Ravel, Mozart Piano Concerto K 466, 'Toujours La France', a piano and dance tour with members of the Princeton Ballet Company USA, and pianist 'Cabaret' Edinburgh Fringe Festival UK '98, Founder and Director Original Children's Theatre Company New Jersey USA - productions 1995, to 2000. Founder and Director/pianist of 'The Wolf Gang', performing Prokofiev's Peter & The Wolf, Stravinsky's Petrushka, Howard Blake's The Snowman, and Saint-Seans' Carnival of Animals. Having returned to England, Jenny now lives in Nafferton, East Yorkshire where she runs her own Scool of Music teaching piano, guitar and voice production.
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'I love to perform my own music and I love to perform classical music. I am inspired by the North Sea, the mountains of South Wales, my husband and my four sons.'
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