An international performer of spellbinding power

On Stage

Ann enthralls and inspires with her rich, four octave voice, dramatic presence and soul-stirring music.

Off Stage

Ann’s insightful books, award-winning film work and varied TV appearances draw a growing fan base.

In Person

Ann’s keynote talks, workshops, community activism and writings encourage healing, self-expression and growth.

The Magic of Seven - Seven Decades of Spirit in Story and Song

Ann Mortifee in Concert

Two Nights Only!
Legendary singer ANN MORTIFEE takes us on a magical adventure weaving stories and songs from seven decades of her life which began in South Africa and has led her around the globe.
In this rare concert appearance, Ann will be accompanied by a trio of brilliant musicians: Ed Henderson (guitar), Finn Manniche (cello and guitar) and Bill Sample (keyboards).

Musical Director: Ed Henderson
Producer: Valerie Hennell

Ann by Numbers

316 songs, 10 albums, 30+ North American/International concert tours … and more

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Singer

When I am singing, something powerful and transcendent connects me with others in a beautiful way.

Composer, Librettist, Songwriter

I love writing music and lyrics because they keep me growing and discovering what really matters.

Author

I hope the words which come through me encourage people in their journey forward.

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Into the Heart of the Sangoma

Into The Heart Of The Sangoma was Ann’s first album after a hiatus of over 10 years. A personal journey back to her South African homeland, guided by the wisdom and visions of the Sangoma, the shaman of the Zulu nation. A powerful journey, riveting in its scope and Ann…

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About Ann Mortifee

Ann Mortifee – Author, Performer, Playwright, Songwriter Ann is known by many to be a truly Renaissance woman. Born on a sugar cane farm in Zululand, her passion for Africa has been expressed in many of her creative expressions. She wrote When The Rains Come, a full-length musical, as an…

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Upcoming Workshop at Esalen

This workshop originally scheduled for the Week of October 24-29, 2010, was postponed. Sacred Union: A Merging of Opposites Cultures throughout the world have used the wheel to symbolize unity, stillness, and movement through the cycles of renewal, including the Buddhist wheel of life, the Native American medicine wheel, and the…

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Ann Mortifee, Musical Shaman

by Lisa Tant Originally published in BC WOMAN Magazine August 1997 A 17, West Vancouver singer/songwriter Ann Mortifee discovered her calling when her improvised songs from the play Ecstasy of Rita Joe moved the audience to tears. It was that awakening that led Mortifee, now 48, to use music not…

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Facing the Challenge with Song

A Workshop Experience with Ann Mortifee by Cecil Hershler Originally published in REHABILITATION DIGEST / SUMMER 1989  Reproduced here by permission of the author. A single note becomes a song A single tree becomes a forest A single voice that’s clear and strong Can turn into a worldwide chorus In…

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