After singing in choirs and a barbershop quartet, Anna took up solo singing at age thirty, studying with Jessie Nickell, Geoffrey Shaw, Alexander Oliver and Teresa Cahill. She attended the Guildhall School of Music & Drama part time for three years, won several classes at music festivals and participated in many singing summer schools, courses and workshops. She focused on opera, gaining experience over four years with Morley College Opera, and singing with a number of other opera groups. Her roles include Donna Anna, Donna Elvira, Don Giovanni; Countess, Marcellina, Marriage of Figaro; Miss Silvertone Impresario; First Lady, Magic Flute; Cendrillon, Cendrillon; Drusilla, Coronation of Poppea; Sister Genevieve, Suor Angelica; Dido, Second Woman Dido and Aeneas; Lady Dunmow, A Dinner Engagement and Sandman Hansel and Gretel. She has also performed many staged excerpts including: Lucia, Lucia di Lammermoor; Norma, Norma; Gilda, Rigoletto; Violetta, La Traviata; Amelia, Ballo in Maschera ; Aida, Aida; Elvira, Ernani; Electra, Idomeneo; Fiordiligi, Cosi Fan Tutte; Queen of the Night, Magic Flute; Frasquita, Carmen; Mrs Ford, Merry Wives of Windsor; Rachel, La Juive; Berthe, Le Prophete; and Rosalinda, Die Fledermaus. In addition, Anna has presented over 100 public recitals and concerts, either solo or in ensemble with colleagues, at venues in London and the South East. She has recently been receiving coaching at the National Opera Studio, and is working on making recordings, as well as studying oratorio roles.