'Truthfully' is an intimate journey through a landscape of unique stories that express singer-cellist Ayanna's experience as a 21st century woman, drawing upon the stories of Sojourner Truth, personal relationships, female experiences and hope as inspiration.
released September 5, 2011
All tracks written and arranged by Ayanna and published by Big Life Music /In All Seriousness Music except track 5, written by Gordon Matthew Sumner and Kjell Inge Torgersen and published by Steerpike Ltd.
Vocals, cello, percussion, piano – Ayanna
Piano (track 6) – Robert Mitchell
Produced by Marc Mac (4hero)
Recorded at Kool World Studio, 1st-4th August 2011
Engineered by Matt Collis
Mixed & Mastered by Marc Mac at Dukes Place
Design by I Want Design
Photography by Emile Holba
Make-Up by Constance Lawson
Styled by Teb Moema
Copyright 2011 Ayanna Witter-Johnson AWJ01
Ayanna's upcoming performances have been kindly supported by the PRS for Music Foundation, the UK's leading funder of new music across all genres. Since 2000 PRS for Music Foundation has given more than £14 million to over 4,000 new music initiatives by awarding grants and leading partnership programmes that support music sector development. Widely respected as an adventurous and proactive funding body, PRS for Music Foundation supports an exceptional range of new music activity– from composer residencies and commissions to festivals and showcases in the UK and overseas.