Annabel was lead singer with NYJO from 1999 – 2005, during which time she was also Amy Winehouse’s vocal coach.
Now firmly established as a world-class jazz, funk and soul vocalist, Annabel has been described by Jamie Cullum as: “The best live female jazz vocalist I’ve heard in a long time”.
In her professional singing career Annabel has worked with some of the world’s most successful recording artists including Katie Melua, Rumer, Michael Bolton, Mica Paris, Sharleen Spiteri and Sophie Ellis Bextor. Her influences are soul, funk, jazz and pop royalty, including Stevie Wonder, Beyoncé, Ella Fitzgerald, Aretha Franklin and Michael Jackson.
Annabel has been a vocal coach on The X Factor and teaches Funk, Soul, R ‘n’ B, Jazz Improvisation, Advanced Vocal Technique and Backing Vocals at the highly-acclaimed Tech Music School in West London.