"Music begins where the possibilities of language end"
- Jean Sibelius
"I can't understand why people are frightened of new ideas. I am frightened of the old ones."
- John Cage
Anthony Sharpe is a guitarist and composer based in Suffolk, in the United Kingdom. Originally from Oldham, near, Manchester, he completed a Master's degree in composition at the University of Liverpool. He has a wide range of musical interests including rock and jazz, as well as music in the western classical tradition.
Anthony's first published music was for modern groups leading church worship, and his compositions have been used across the world in places as far afield as Hong Kong and the United States, and are regularly heard in religious radio broadcasts.
His later compositions have included works for orchestra, classical ensembles and concert bands, as well as jazz and rock influenced recordings.