Influences

Joe Satriani, Steve Vai, Gary Moore, Eddie Van Halen, Steve Lukather, Nuno Bettencourt, John Petrucci, Jimi Hendrix, Plini, Hans Zimmer, Nobuo Uematsu, Joe Pass, Harry Gregson-Williams and Des Sherwood.

 

Background/Education


Amy Lewis is a skilled electric, acoustic, and bass guitar player based in Birmingham, West Midlands, UK. She has developed a very good ear for music, appreciates most genres and can adapt her skills to perform different styles. Amy’s qualifications in music include a distinction grade in a BTEC National Diploma in Music Performance and ABRSM grade 5 music theory. She has completed a B(Mus) Popular Music course at the University of Wolverhampton receiving a first class grade. With a direct and professional attitude, Amy is always looking for new challenges. Her passion for all things musical combined with her raw talent and determination to succeed enable her to adapt and learn new pieces quickly.


Bands/Musical Projects

During her studies, Amy was involved in numerous bands and ensembles, including an eighties rock tribute called 'The Lah Lah’s and Wah Wah’s' and a function band by the name of 'Cover Creatures’, which covered hits from the seventies to present.

Amy has also played music for the musicals Grease and Jesus Christ Superstar and has supported a Free Radio Live concert at the LG arena representing the University of Wolverhampton. 

After graduating in 2014, Amy joined the well respected UK symphonic metal band ‘Apparition’, with which she recorded a studio album at Hertz in Poland. So far, she has been performing with them around the UK and in Belgium, Malta and France.

Amy has also played guitar for the Greek symphonic metal band ‘Fallen Arise’, which so far has included touring in Russia,Germany, the Netherlands and Czech Republic.