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Kate Westbrook

b. Kate Barnard, Guildford, Surrey, Britain. Westbrook initially examined being a painter, exhibiting in the united kingdom, Europe and the united states, before signing up for her husband to be within the Mike Westbrook Brass Music group (1974). Self-taught being a musician she sings and has a number of blowing wind instruments, in addition to composing and composing lyrics for most of Mike Westbrook’s organizations. Individually, she was a visitor soloist using the RAI Orchestra in Rome as well as the Zurich Radio Orchestra through the 70s, and in the 80s done tasks with Lindsay Cooper. She sings in French, German, Greek and Italian and it has performed through the functions of poets and songwriters as varied as D.H. Lawrence, William Blake, Cole Porter, Rossini and Lorca. Together with Mike Westbrook, she structured many multi-media occasions involving music, efficiency and painting, which were performed on tv and the theater. With such a multitude of experience it really is barely surprising that she’s complained: ‘I believe we’ve got a way to visit before there’s a knowledge within the musical globe of this factor higher than any category: music’.

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