Anna Meredith is a composer, producer and performer of both acoustic and electronic music. Her sound is frequently described as ‘uncategorisable’ and ‘genre-defying’, and straddles the different worlds of contemporary classical, art-pop, electronica, ambient and experimental rock. Her music has featured everywhere, from the BBC Proms to flashmob body-percussion performances in the M6 services. Her work has been part of PRADA & Fendi fashion campaigns, numerous films, installations and documentaries; and has been performed at pop festivals, in clubs and classical concert halls worldwide.
Her debut album 'Varmints' was released in March 2016 on Moshi Moshi Records / PIAS to huge critical acclaim, with numerous 4* and 5* reviews. 'Varmints' was Loud & Quiet's Album of the Year 2016 and won the 2016 Scottish Album of the Year (SAY) Award.
Anna is also a regular presenter on BBC Radio 3, BBC 6 Music, as well as being a radio and TV guest, judge and panel member on numerous shows. She was Goldie's mentor for the TV show Classic Goldie. She has been Composer in Residence with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, RPS/PRS Composer in the House with Sinfonia ViVA, the classical music representative for the 2009 South Bank Show Breakthrough Award and winner of the 2010 Paul Hamlyn Award for Composers.