Margo Random is the originator and driving force behind Blueberry Playsongs. She is a N.Y.- born performer/ musician with a background in the theatre and live and recorded music. Margo studied at the State University of New York and the Welsh College of Music and Drama before embarking on a career in acting and then working with her own bands in both the pop and jazz fields.
When her daughter Abigail was born, performing took a subtle shift and babies became the focus: "Blueberry came about because I wanted to give my own daughter an early exposure to live music. I took my guitar to our playgroup one day and sang the babies some songs and found an amazingly favourable response. Blueberry Playsongs was born!"
Other Team Members
Frank has been playing guitar since the age of 9 and has played in many bands such as ‘Second Edition’, ‘Double Vision’ and ‘Warehouse’ in the company of such luminaries as Mick Fleetwood and Robert Palmer. He also enjoys playing to his own 3 sons who he taught to play guitar and piano. Frank has been playing and singing to Blueberry children for the last 11 years.
Jaspreet trained in Contemporary Music at Dartington College of Arts, setting up vocal training programmes abroad and training as a music leader at the Roundhouse in Camden and, of course, at Blueberry. Working solo and in bands, she has built up invaluable experience as a performer and workshop leader.
Roger has been a professional performer since the age of 12, appearing in plays, musicals, opera, T.V., film and radio working as an actor, singer, dancer, choreographer and drama teacher. He has played the guitar since the age of 14 and joined Blueberry Playsongs in 2004. When not working with children, Roger likes to be with his own children, Bethany and Gabriel, who he believes to be wonderful.
Cathy is a Goldsmiths popular music graduate specialising in songwriting. She performs regularly in London and has played large international venues and festivals both as a solo artist and with her band. Cathy also works as a teaching assistant in a London primary school and is now a fine addition to the Blueberry team.
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