LANA CROWSTER


 

We only award the title of ambassador to graduates who have shown immeasurable growth during and after our programme, and who have been able to steadily grow their professional careers in the time following our programmes. We are very grateful for her support of our work, and commend her in the incredible momentum she has gained in her professional career.

Lana Crowster has performed at large-scale festival performances with the likes of Zaki Ibrahim, Toya Delazy and Goodluck, has toured nationwide as the principal backing vocalist for Toya Delazy as well as for Arno Carstens. She has been credited on 4 tracks on the SAMA nominated 'Creatures of the Night' album by Goodluck. Besides this she is working on recording her debut EP featuring SAMA Nominee Bokani Dyer on keys and SAMA award winning bassist Shane Cooper and also performs as part of a 7 piece swing band The Collective and the house act Phase3 also consisting of respected industry heavyweights Dan Shout (saxophone) and DJ Craig de Sousa. In 2014 she was invited by international songstress Laura Burhenn (The Mynabirds, Bright Eyes, The Postal Service) as principal backing vocalist during her South African Songbird Tour – including a headline slot at the Cape Town World Music Festival, and also facilitated a development workshop and mentorship with two development singers alongside Burhenn. She performs as LC[O].