Angela Carole Brown
musician, songwriter, and novelist
As a musician, Angela has has been a veteran of the L.A. music scene for two decades as a vocalist and recording artist. She has recorded voice-overs, movie cues, jingles, and CDs for herself and other artists, including Josh Groban’s hit single “You Raise Me Up” on his Closer CD for Warner Bros. Records; and for South Park’s Matt Stone and Trey Parker. She has worked theatre, clubs, concert halls, television, and radio, in the U.S., Europe, and Asia, including the lead in L.A. Music Award’s “2004 Best Rock Opera of the Year” Symphony of the Absurd with Elvis Schoenberg’s Orchestre Surreal at the John Anson Ford Amphitheatre in Los Angeles, and her critically lauded Off-Broadway, one-woman show, The Purple Sleep Café, at Primary Stages’ 45th Street Theatre in New York City.
As a songwriter, Angela’s music can be heard on recordings by her folk group The Global Folk and her jazz group The Slow Club Quartet, including Resting on the Rock, The Slow Club, Music for the Weeping Woman, and Expressionism, all on Rue de la Harpe Records.
And as a writer, Angela is a published novelist and an award-winning poet (Heritage Magazine Award), whose debut novel, TRADING FOURS, released on Infinity Publishing, has been called “A Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance for musicians.”