Alison is a viola player / vocalist working with composition and improvisation. She is also in The Left Outsides.

Her forthcoming album, The Portrait You Painted of Me will be released on Rocket Recordings / Feeding Tube Records (USA) in June.

Her previous 2 albums, All Is Quiet At The Ancient Theatre and Only Darkness Now won critical acclaim, the latter reaching no11 in The Quietus Albums of the Year, no1 in their New Weird Britain chart and appearing in Stewart Lee’s Cultural Year.

She receives regular plays on BBC Radio 3 and 6 Music. She recently was invited by Radio 3’s Late Junction to perform a collaborative session and by Radio 3’s New Music Show to play a live recorded set.