In this article, we will going to discuss about the Anthony Phillips Biography, Anthony Phillips the geese and the ghost, education, Profession, Wiki, Marriage, Kids, Net Worth and some of the unknown facts about him.
Place Of Birth
He was born in London City Of England Country
Date Of birth:
Anthony was born on 23 December 1951
Father: Edwin Phillips
Mother: Under Review
Phillips attended a preparatory school.
Anthony studied orchestration and harmony externally at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London.
Anthony Edwin Phillips is an English musician, songwriter, producer and singer
Achievements: Anthony Phillips Biography
He was a founding member alongside Peter Gabriel, Mike Rutherford and Tony Banks of the band Genesis with whom he recorded the albums From Genesis To Revelation and Trespass.
Moreover, After passing his LGSM exams, he taught music at Reeds School and Peper Harrow whilst continuing to compose and record in his home studio.
Ant marked his return to the commercial music scene with the release of his debut solo album The Geese & The Ghost in 1977 and since then has created a large and diverse output as a recording artist.
Furthermore, he released albums such as Wise After The Event, Sides, Slow Dance and Field Day, he has to date also released eleven albums in the Private Parts & Pieces series and four volumes in the Missing Links series.
Amongst other projects, he collaborated with Harry Williamson on the large-scale instrumental work Tarka and he also co-wrote the stage musical Alice with Richard Scott.
Whilst Anthony continues to release solo albums to critical acclaim, increasingly his music has also been much in-demand for film and television.
Anthony has also established himself as one of the most prolific and successful composers of library music, with tracks from his extensive output being regularly featured on commercials, films and television series throughout the world.
In 2014 Anthony renewing his association with Cherry Red Records via the Esoteric Recordings label who are re-issuing his back catalogue. Harvest of the Heart, a five CD deluxe box set anthology which celebrates Anthony’s rich musical heritage by featuring recordings made between 1969 and the present day was released in November 2014 to wide-spread acclaim.
Moreover, his Subsequent re-releases have included the Definitive Edition of Ant’s debut solo album The Geese & The Ghost , Private Parts & Pieces I – IV and deluxe editions of the albums Wise After The Event, Sides and 1984 all of which feature new stereo and 5.1 surround sound mixes.
The quality and impact of the Esoteric reissues was confirmed when the series won the Storm Thorgerson Grand Design Award at the Progressive Music Awards in September 2016.
Further releases in the series have included Private Parts & Pieces V – VIII and Private Parts & Pieces IX – XI , a deluxe edition of the instrumental album Slow Dance and an expanded edition of the song-based release Invisible Men.
The latest reissues are of the 2005 acoustic album Field Dayand Seventh Heaven, the 2012 collaboration between Ant and Andrew Skeet which features a collection of acoustic and orchestral portraits. Both of these releases include a new 5.1 surround sound mix of the respective albums.
Quotes of Anthony Phillips
”I’m delighted to be working with Mark Powell at Esoteric Recordings and being reunited with the esteemed Cherry Red Records after my one-off compilation with them in the mid 80s. Their enthusiasm has been both warm and infectious, and I consider myself fortunate to have found such a happy home for my sizeable catalogue!”
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