“Norman Newell saw me perform in New York and invited me to record in London. Working with him was a joy because his passion, know-how and goodness propelled me to an expression of greater beauty.”
Recorded at Abbey Road Studios

Proclaimed “Best Album of the Year” by the Toronto Sun, Ann’s debut album, Baptism, is an early compilation of folk-oriented love, protest and reflection songs. It was recorded at Abbey Road Studios in London with musicians from the London Philharmonic. Baptism was produced by one of Britain’s top record producers, Norman Newell. (1975)

  • Music
  • Into the Heart of the Sangoma
    “Ann has created a masterpiece in this recording. Her years of travel, spiritual searching, performing, writing and a deep desire to touch bases with her roots in Africa, all come to fruition. I was deeply moved, and I think you will be, too.” Paul Horn
  • Healing Journey
    At the closing ceremony of the Commonwealth Games in Victoria, BC, Ann sang the title song to a worldwide audience of one half a billion people.