BIOGRAPHY

AUSTRALIAN BLUES SINGER & SAXOPHONIST BILLY NEAL TOURS WORLDWIDE AND HAS RECORDED AND PERFORMED WITH MANY ARTISTS INCUDING NIGEL KENNEDY, JAREK SMIETANA, SIR TIM SMIT, WOJTEK KAROLAC & KRZYSZTOF SCIERANSKI, HE IS CURRENTLY WORKING ON A FOURTH CD AND RETURNING TO EUROPE IN JULY 2015 HAVING  PERFORMED IN CHICAGO  WHERE HE IS A REGULAR YEARLY FEATURE AT THE ALL SOULS FESTIVAL .

AS A CHILD HE WAS A MUSIC SCHOLAR AND TOURED WITH THE ROYAL ENGLISH OPERA COMPANY AS LEAD TREBLE FOR TWO YEARS, PERFORMING MANY SHOWS INCLUDING COVENT GARDEN OPERA HOUSE, SADLERS WELLS AND IN A MOVIE WITH SOPHIA LOREN & RICHARD BURTON.
AS A YOUNG MAN HE FRONTED THE “RHYTHM MACHINE” AND PERFORMED AT TOP VENUES INCLUDING THE LONDON SAVOY, ROOF GARDENS, HURLINGHAM CLUB & CAFE ROYAL AND CUT VARIOUS RECORDS AND TOURED EUROPE INCLUDING FRANCE, SPAIN, GERMANY POLAND AND FINLAND.
HE PLAYED FOR LADY DIANA AT CHELSEA BARRACKS AND TWICE FOR PRINCESS ANNE AND WAS PRODUCED AND MANAGED BY SIR TIM SMIT.
HE HAS MADE THREE CD’s WITH THE LATE JAREK SMIETANA , THE LAST BEING “Ï BELIEVE” (2013) A COLLECTION OF NEAL/WILKINSON COMPOSITIONS.
PREVIOUS CDS ARE “I LOVE THE BLUES” 2011 & “LIVE AT IMPART”  2012

Nigel Kennedy: “What a voice, man!”

Sir Tim Smit: “Bill is one of the finest natural musicians and singers I have ever met and had the pleasure to play with. A man of prodigious talent, roaring with life and fire and a man who when he walks into the room or out on stage makes the place feel full of warmth. Catch him when you can as I guarantee you will not be disappointed.”

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I Believe, Billy Neal        

 

 


 

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