The story so far . . .
JaN PuLSFoRD is a long time electronic Composer, Virtual Performance Artist, SongWriter/Producer. She has spent a lifetime as a professional creative, from songwriting to touring, jingles to music for film & TV, studio sessions to producing, recording and remixing. archives
During the 80s and 90s she toured as keyboard player with pop superstars Thompson Twins and Cyndi Lauper, with whom she wrote and produced three critically acclaimed albums. Her 'Music for Moving images' won an award at the New York Film Festival and is consistently used by Film and Video Makers around the world. articles
In the 2000s JaN explored online music collaboration and performance including virtual worlds with the performance avatar JaNa KYoMooN. A pioneer of on line collaboration she has streamed music to a global audience since 2005. She recently consolidated her ambient music world broadcasts from mothership studios to radio mothership
JaN currently lives in Suffolk where she enjoys being inspired by the River Deben and the creative community. She is co-producer of the annual ‘spirit of beowulf Festival’ where her music and projections light up the historic Woodbridge Tide Mill and continues writing and producing music for independent projects including the spirit of place 2021
JaN runs Mothership Studios with Merlyn Bruce, hosting live and virtual events alongside licensing production music and managing the publishing catalogue and label. Covid made them move activities online including remote recording and virtual events. They recently set up a subscription service on patreon
The critically acclaimed Sisters of Avalon, Shine, Merry Xmas albums with Cyndi Lauper plus the music of JaNa KYoMooN, aTHeNa BLue and others is available on Bandcamp and most streaming platforms.
Production music archives are available from Universal Music, FirstCom, JinglePunks and directly from the studio.
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Live Events in 2021
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Independent music streaming 24/7 from Mothership Studios in the Cloud.
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IN 2020 Jan set up Mothership Mentoring at Mothership Studios - We had two fantastic sessions with top experts Jane Dyball and Claire Cordeaux and then Covid hit and everything changed!
Since then Jan has mentored for Ivors Academy, Help Musicians and Manners McDade plus private mentoring sessions in the Mothership virtual studio Zoom room.
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aRT & MuSiC
Music for Festivals, Galleries, Installations & Virtual Worlds - 'Spirit of Place' coming 2021
SPiRiT of the RiVeR
Music inspired by the Deben Estuary including the Beowulf projections on the TideMill and Music used by the film 'Life on the Deben'
Songs from the Sisters of Avalon, Shine, Merry Christmas and beyond
From Vintage Atmosphere Music Vinyl to Licensing today - Get in touch - Mixing music for moving images is a favourite thing we do - and we have access to a large and varied library!
Misc Photos from past lives ...