Amanda Dean

‘Session Vocals’

2 Reviews
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I'm a vocalist/songwriter/music producer and multi instrumentalist from Vancouver, B.C. Canada. I have over 25 years of studio and live performance experience, have sang on stage with the band Toto and performed the National Anthem for every major sports team in BC. I was signed at the age of 16 to an independent record label in the UK.

I can provide stunning lead and/or background vocals for your project in any genre, but I specialize in R&B and rock. I have a 4 and a half octave range (my vocal range is similar to artists like Celine Dion, Christina Aguilera and Whitney Houston). I am easily able to arrange and multitrack harmonies, be it a simple pop song or a full choir. I use pro gear to record, including a Universal Audio Apollo interface and a Warm Audio WA-87 condenser microphone (similar to a Neumann U-87)

I can also provide vocal arranging/pitch correction services

I'd love to hear about your project. Click the 'Contact' button above to get in touch.

2 Reviews

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  1. Review by Jonas Petersen - 24 Violins
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    Glad to be working with Amanda again. Always a pleasure, great song, great voice; looking forward to the next collaboration!

  2. Review by Jonas Petersen - 24 Violins
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    It was great working with Amanda, beautiful song and clear instructions. I am really looking forward to future collaborations!

Interview with Amanda Dean

  1. Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?

  2. A: Stevie Wonder. He has been my hero since I was 5.

  3. Q: Can you share one music production tip?

  4. A: Make music that people can relate to and be authentic.

  5. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  6. A: R&B/soul and rock

  7. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  8. A: Singing with conviction.

  9. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  10. A: Emotional connection, authenticity and power.

  11. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  12. A: I have a pro set up, including a vocal booth, A Universal Audio Apollo interface, a Warm Audio WA-87 condenser microphone and a Bogner Atma guitar amp, plus a lot of cool plugins.

  13. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  14. A: Singers/bands Ann Wilson, Gladys Knight, Lady Gaga, Toto, Stevie Wonder, Earth Wind and Fire, Led Zeppelin Producers - Quincy Jones, Trevor Horn, George Martin, David Foster, Sylvia Massey Musicians - Steve Lukather (guitar) Prince (everything), David Gilmour (guitar) Jeff Porcaro (drums)

  15. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  16. A: I provide lead and/or background vocals plus vocal arranging and pitch correction services.

GenresSounds Like
  • Ann Wilson
  • Mariah Carey
  • Lady Gaga
Gear Highlights
  • Warm Audio WA-87
  • Universal Audio Apollo interface
  • MacBook Pro
  • Logic Pro X
  • Bogner Atma guitar amplifier.
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