We debuted our brand new song All She Wants at Live at Zédel last month as part of Crazy Coqs Presents: Pride at the Musicals. Check out the video here with the fabulous Belinda Wollaston x https://youtu.be/8ha7PKlcau8
We are so pleased to finally be able to present to you our brand new album Wish which features eight of our original holiday songs and one special bonus mix.
The album features from the US – Brynn Williams (13, Bye Bye Birdie, SpongeBob SquarePants), Drew Seeley (Jersey Boys, The Little Mermaid), Kyle Taylor Parker (Kinky Boots, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory), Alexa Green (Wicked, Company), Graham Scott Fleming (Miss Saigon), Liz Callaway (Merrily We Roll Along, Cats, Baby, Miss Saigon, Anastasia – Movie), Allie Trimm (13, Bye Bye Birdie), Ellen Harvey (The Phantom of the Opera, How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying), Nic Rouleau (The Book of Mormon) and Sean Allan Krill (Mamma Mia, On A Clear Day You Can See Forever, Honeymoon In Vegas)
And from the UK – Jaime Adler (The Sound of Music, Les Misérables, Matilda, The Nether – Olivier-nomination), Ilan Galkoff (The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole, The Braille Legacy, Bumblescratch, Elf) Harriet Turnbull (Young Marx, What We Did On Our Holiday – Movie) and Natasha J Barnes (American Idiot, Funny Girl, Cinderella, Mack & Mabel: In Concert)
Net proceeds from the sale of the album will benefit Housing Works in NYC.
WISH: A HOLIDAY CD RELEASE CONCERT TO BENEFIT HOUSING WORKS is a celebration of our second studio album “Wish: The Anderson & Petty Holiday Songbook.” Net profits from the sales of the album will benefit Housing Works, a local organization supporting those living with and affected by HIV/AIDS.
The concert will be held on Monday, December 4th at The Laurie Beechman Theatre in The West Bank Café, 407 W 42nd Street (at 9th Avenue), New York, NY 10036, two shows at 7:00 & 9:30pm.
Hosted by MTV & VH1’s Amy Paffrath, the evening will feature songs from the album sung by many of the original recording artists along with other performers from stage and screen. Scheduled to appear are (in alphabetical order): Christy Faber (Les Miserables, Kinky Boots), Katie Goffman (Ghost tour, Wisco Queens webseries), Ellen Harvey (Present Laughter, How To Succeed…), Leah Horowitz (Follies, Thoroughly Modern Millie), Natalie Joy Johnson (Legally Blonde, Kinky Boots), David LaMarr (Jersey Boys tour, La Mirada’s Dreamgirls), Kyle Taylor Parker (Kinky Boots, Charlie & The Chocolate Factory), Jonathan Rayson (Little Shop of Horrors, A Year With Frog & Toad), Brian Charles Rooney (Threepenny Opera, Bedbugs), Drew Seeley (Another Cinderella Story, The Little Mermaid), Lucia Spina (Legally Blonde, Silence! The Musical), and Allie Trimm (13, Bye Bye Birdie).
Musical Direction by Cameron Moncur (Finding Neverland, Tuck Everlasting) and Directed by Lucia Spina (sMOkeyTOWN, 54 Sings 1776). Tickets are $25-$40 each (plus $20 food/beverage minimum) and will include a copy of the CD “Wish”. A VIP Package is available which includes premium seating, bonus CDs, and other goodies. Tickets can be purchased at www.westbankcafe.com/laurie-beechman-theatre.
Housing Works is a healing community of people living with and affected by HIV/AIDS. Our mission is to end the dual crises of homelessness and AIDS through relentless advocacy, the provision of lifesaving services, and entrepreneurial businesses that sustain our efforts. www.housingworks.org
See you there….Barry & Mark 🙂 x
Check out this video from last years Christmas show in London 🙂 x
Hello everyone and Happy New Year to you all. What a whirlwind of a year it’s been and we have even more exciting things to look forward to in 2017. We ended the year with a Christmas concert at The St. James Studio in London with a host of West End and TV stars celebrating our music and helping to raise money for The Make A Difference Trust (MAD Trust – TheatreMAD) We have now added a special playlist on our YouTube channel where you can view videos from the night and also a special highlights video of just the Christmas songs. We hope that you enjoy them, especially if you weren’t able to make it on the night and if you did then please relive the wonderful performances that everyone gave. Personally we would like to thank all of the artists involved – Haydn Oakley, Gloria Onitiri, Jaime Adler, Ilan Galkoff, Harriet Turnbull, Katie Brayben, Laura Jane Matthewson, Amy Lennox, Julie Legrand, Christopher Howell, Carolyn Maitland, Natasha J Barnes, Lynne Wilmot, Laura Main, Declan Egan, James Cunningham, Nathaniel Morrison, Vicky Hoyles, The West End Gospel Choir and Justine Balmer….our amazing Musical Director – Simon Beck, our fantastic band – Lawrence Addison (Bass), Nick Pinchbeck (Acoustic Guitar & Electric Guitar) and Todd Knapp (Drums)…..our backing vocalists Daisy Amphlett and Danielle Irvine, everyone at the St. James Theatre for being so incredibly helpful and accommodating, our videographer Edward Rolfe and our Sound Engineer Joshua Robins.
Most of all though we would love to thank our fans. Your continued support means the world to us and we thank you from the bottom of our hearts.
Much love, as always…..Mark & Barry 🙂 xxxx
Tickets available – click here
In addition to the stars below, ‘An Anderson & Petty Christmas’ has recently added Katie Brayben, Lynne Wilmot, and Declan Egan to the line-up of this one-night-only concert on December 19.
Transatlantic songwriting duo Anderson & Petty are thrilled to be returning to The St. James Studio to present ‘An Anderson & Petty Christmas’ featuring a host of West End and TV stars stars including Amy Lennox, Laura Main, Laura Jane Matthewson, Julie Legrand, Sam Lupton, Gloria Onitiri, Ilan Galkoff, Jaime Adler, Nathaniel Morrison, Carolyn Maitland, Christopher Howell, James Cunningham, Haydn Oakley, Natasha J Barnes Justine Balmer, and Harriet Turnbull with The West End Gospel Choir performing all-new holiday songs alongside selected tracks from their debut songbook album ‘You Are Home – The Songs of Anderson & Petty’. All proceeds from the concert will be going to TheatreMAD (Make A Difference Trust)
Their album ‘You Are Home’ features both Broadway and West End stars including (Tony award winner) Frances Ruffelle, Coleen Sexton, (Tony award winner) Cynthia Erivo, Gina Beck, Autumn Hurlbert, (Broadwayworld New York Cabaret Awards Female Vocalist of the Year 2015) Lucia Spina, Kieran Brown, Sophia Ragavelas and Debbie Kurup.
They have had sold-out concerts at Feinstein’s/54 Below, The Duplex and The Triad in New York and in London at The Delfont Room in The Prince of Wales Theatre, The Union Theatre and at The St. James Studio back in 2014.
We are thrilled to be returning to The St. James Studio in London on the 19th December to present ‘An Anderson & Petty Christmas’ featuring a host of West End performers with all-new holiday songs alongside selected tracks from our debut songbook album ‘You Are Home – The Songs of Anderson & Petty’. All proceeds from the concert will be going to TheatreMAD (Make A Difference Trust)
Tickets are available here
Over the last five years we have worked closely with TheatreMAD having written the closing song for their West End Bares shows in 2012 and 2013 which featured Mark Evans, Louise Dearman, Frances Ruffelle and Michael Xavier. We also write a brand new song for their ‘A West End Christmas’ show at The Actors’ Church in Covent Garden every year.
We will be announcing performers for our show in the coming weeks but for now you can check out the videos to our two Christmas releases from last year Stowin’ Away (In Santa’s Sleigh) feat. Drew Seeley and The Moment You Believe feat. Lauren Tartaglia and Austin Owen 🙂 x
Happy October, Friends!!
It’s been a while since our last update. We’re currently getting ready for our next concert happening in London in December! (“Ho, ho, ho…”) More to come on that very soon!
We had a great time recording a few songs at The Cutting Room in NYC this August for some upcoming projects. Check out the fabulous Jen Burleigh-Bentz recording “I Do” here –
For more in-studio and live performance clips of our songs, head over to our YouTube channel, and click ‘subscribe’ while you’re at it!
Hope you have a great fall, and don’t be a stranger. 🙂 We love hearing from you and seeing your performances, so if you sing one of our tunes, share it with us!
Thanks for visiting…
Barry & Mark
This is the official video for our new single Dignity featuring vocals by Gloria Onitiri which is OUT NOW on iTunes and GooglePlay. You can download it via the links below:
You can also make a donation via our just giving page at http://www.justgiving.com/andersonandpetty
Please tweet, Facebook and pass this link on to as many people as you can so that we can build awareness on this song as the more money we can raise for this wonderful charity the better.
Music & Lyrics by Mark Petty and Barry Anderson
Vocals by Gloria Onitiri
Recorded, arranged & produced at Auburn Jam Music with Joe and Nikki Davison http://www.auburnjam.co.uk
Cover Photo by Kate Scott http://www.photographybykatescott.co.uk/
You can also download our album You Are Home:
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