Sandra Gayer - Soprano

Presenting Blind/Visually Impaired Soprano, Radio Presenter and VoiceOver artist Sandra Gayer.

Sandra is a VisABLE artist

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Amazing Grace

Wishing Your Were Somehow Here Again

Oh! Quante Volte

November 2020

Sandra, guest soloist on the Afternoon Concert

Duparc Chanson Triste

Malotte Lords Prayer

Click here to watch Episode 5 on BBC iPlayer

Sandra plays Diana in Episode 5

Blind Soprano Sandra Gayer sings:
Fields of Poppies (Fields of Gold)

Soprano Sandra Gayer sings:
Because We Believe

Europe's first radio station for blind and partially sighted listeners broadcasting 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

2024

Listen every Monday at 7pm. Repeated Sunday at 7pm.

Listen to Sandra’s Award Winning Radio Programme ‘Music Box’ on RNIB’s Connect Radio.

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NEWS!

Congratulations to Sandra and "Music Box" on being nominated in the Radio Programme of the Year category, in the inaugural Diversity in Media Awards, 2017.

February 2024

 

Master Any Accent

Accents for Acting, with Sandra Gayer

Your teacher: Sandra Gayer

Hi, I’m Sandra, I'm a blind voiceover artist. I’m also a classically trained soprano singer, a stage and TV actor and a radio presenter.

Listening is a key skill in learning an accent.
As a blind performer, I’ve had a lifetime of this and I’m so excited to teach you how to listen and what you need to pay attention to so you too can learn any accent you want.

January 2024

Sandra is a voice artist in the Sherlock & Co. Podcast

Dr. John Watson hosts a true crime podcast which documents the adventures he shares with his roommate, eccentric detective Sherlock Holmes.

November 2023

The TV Access Project

Sandra is a voice artist on The TV Access Project

The TV Access Project (TAP)
TAP's members include : BBC, BritBox, Channel 4, Disney, ITV, Paramount, Sky, UKTV, STV and Amazon Prime Video. They have pledged to create a substantive and permanent shift ensuring access provisions for deaf, disabled and neurodivergent talent. So, we created 5 films. The 5As : Anticipate, Ask, Assess, Adjust & Advocate.

October 2023

Sandra was honoured to sing at the Royal British Legion Surrey Poppy Appeal Launch

September 2023

 

Cazeleōn: Kazim Kane

Director: James Berkery

 

Voice artists: Dan Guidon, Matt Denton, Morrison James, Catherine Scovell, Sandra Gayer, Covan Magee.

Sandra is a voice artist in this wonderful film

July 2023

CTS AUDIO BOOKS

St. Josephine Bakhita
By Jean Olwen Maynard
Read by Sandra Gayer

Part 1

Part 2

St Josephine Bakhita was a trafficked child: abducted from her home and family by slave raiders, sold and re-sold, and horribly abused. To a succession of cruel owners she was a thing, not a person, and even her name was taken……

8 June 2023

Windsor Castle

Sandra was delighted to perform at Windsor Castle celebrating 25 years of the Orpheus Centre . The evening was hosted by HRH the Duke of Edinburgh

February 2023

Glow Up, Lara Bloom
Narrated by Sandra
Available 02 February

Glow Up, Lara Bloom
The Secret Diary of a Teenage Catastrophe!
By: Dee Benson
Narrated by: Sandra Gayer
Length: 7 hrs and 51

Meet Lara Bloom—the best friend you never knew you needed. This is her diary...

December 2022

Sandra was delighted to sing at Orpheus Christmas Carol Concert

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October 2022

Sandra sang Amazing Grace

Standing Ovation!

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September 2022

SANDRA IS THE VOICE OF BRIA
In
AKEDO’S ULTIMATE ARCADE WARRIORS
Season 2

Royal British Legion Surrey

August 2022

Performance at Falklands Event

Lingfield Racecourse

Interview about Falklands Event BBC Radio Surrey, 20th August

April 2022

SANDRA WAS HONOURED TO SING AT THIS EVENT

March 2022

Perform more, Audition Less

with Due Diligence

Article written by Sandra for Spotlight

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JANUARY 2022

Acid to Asset

Article written by Sandra for Spotlight

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Ocotober 2021

Sandra Plays POEM

In

J.K. Rowling’s

THE CHRISTMAS PIG

Audiobook

Narrated by: Amaka Okafor, Rocco Padden, Gerran Howell, Tom Alexander, Rachel Atkins, Annette Badland, Karen Bartke, Nicholas Boulton, Saffron Coomber, Clare Corbett, Sandra Gayer, Gerard McDermott, Yasmin Mwanza, Jemima Penny, Summer Rose

September 2021

Catch Sandra in Season 3 Episode 5 of BRITANNIA

July 2021

SANDRA IS THE VOICE OF BRIA
In
AKEDO’S ULTIMATE ARCADE WARRIORS

November 2020

Sandra was delighted to perform as a guest soloist on BBC Radio3 Afternoon Concert, Tuesday 10 November.

October 2020

Sandra filming for the RNIB Lottery TV Advertisement

January 2020

Sandra as 'Ava' a space traveller, in Amando Iannucci's AVENUE 5

 

December 2019

 

LISTEN TO AND WATCH SANDRA'S IN-DEPTH AUDIO DESCRIPTION OF CILDO MEIRELES'S BABEL

15 November 2019

Wonderful night of Jazz with Steve Kershaw and Friends at The Barn Theatre

Sandra was accompanied by renowned Russian Jazz pianist Leonid Vintskevich

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October 2019. Sandra filming for Meehow Productions

"I AM" is an inspirational and moving exploration of the nature of ability that showcases the talents of four very different young people, challenging the audience's preconceptions about diversity.

October 2019. Sandra filming for Vauxhall TV advertisement

September 2019. Sandra filming for BT Beyond Limits

September 2019. Corporate Filming

April / June 2019 Sandra filming at Warner Bros Studios for 'Avenue 5'

Recital Finchcocks Piano Museum May 2019

A wonderful evening!

January 2019 Sandra Filming BBC Comedy

More info later in the year

BBC Class Act Actors Showcase

WATCH

Scene from Happy Valley, BBC Class Act

Sandra breathes life into language, cheeky, charming and cherubic

Hit the play button to listen to Sandra's Accents & Voices.

To view Sandra's Video on the National Theatre and Spotlight Casting Website, please contact


National Theatre & Spotlight’s video database for Deaf and Disabled actors

Saturday 09 March 2019

Listen to Sandra’s interview with Jack Pepper on the new Scala Radio Station.

DECEMBER 2018

Tuesday, 04 December 2018

A wonderful Evening of Carols with The Orpheus Centre

DECEMBER 2018

A wonderful evening at Bagshot Park with the Orpheus Centre

APRIL 2018

Amazing time filming at BBC Birmingham!

MARCH 2018

Exciting time For Sandra!

Sandra was delighted to perform in the hugely successful musical Orpheus the Mythical at the Other Palace Theatre, London

BBC Class Act Actors Showcase
24 January 2018

Scene from Happy Valley, BBC Class Act

Holocaust Memorial Evening
23rd January, 2018

Sandra was honoured to perform at the Holocaust Memorial Evening on Tuesday 23rd January, 2018.

The Memorial Event was organised by the office of the Mayor of Reigate and Banstead. The Speaker was Holocaust Survivor Eve Gill, who spoke of her life and journey on Kinder Transport.

BBC launches nationwide search, training and showcase opportunity for disabled actors

02 – 04 October, 2017

Sandra was delighted to be selected for BBC Class Act. Three action packed, intensive and exciting days. Wonderful!


Group photo on day three.


L-R: Ross,Fatima, Mohan, Sandra,James,Angel, Natalie,Carly,Joel, Jessica and Laurence.


Sandra with Actress and BAFTA nominee Ruth Madeley, a true role model and inspiration. Amazing!

Sandra and James Wooding Join James on Facebook


Sandra and Actress/Public Speaker Angel Giuffria

midsummer serenade

Saturday 17 June. A Wonderful Evening!

Sandra was guest Performer at The ALLSTAR CHOIR and CHOIR BELLES show at Dorking Halls on Saturday 29 April.

Sandra was delighted to perform at this wonderful event.

Sandra was honoured to perform at The Battle of Vimy Ridge 100 Commemorative Ceremony on Monday 10 April.

Holocaust Memorial Evening

Sandra was honoured to perform at the Holocaust Memorial Evening on Tuesday 24th January.
The Memorial Event was organised by the office of the Mayor of Reigate and Banstead, Cllr. David Powell. The Speaker was Holocaust Survivor Eve Gill, who spoke of her life and journey on Kinder Transport.

Sandra was honoured to perform at the End of Somme Commemorative Event on Friday 25 November. Performing at the Service at Chipstead Theatre and again at Surrey Downs Golf Club.
The Event was organised by the office of the Mayor of Reigate and Banstead, Cllr. David Powell.

Service at Chipstead Theatre

Commemorative Lunch at Surrey Downs Golf Club

A Carol Concert for Catholic Charity ‘Aid to the Church in Need’ was held at the Methodist Church, Notting Hill, London, Thursday 15th December. Sandra was delighted to perform at this event.

Blind Soprano Sandra Gayer sings: Parla Piu Piano

We are delighted to present Sandra Gayer performing ‘Because We Believe” – (a song written for the closing ceremony of the 2006 winter Olympics) by Andrea Bocelli, David Foster and Amy Foster. Blind/visually impaired almost from birth, Soprano, Radio Presenter and Voiceover artist Sandra Gayer has learned to work exclusively in Braille, including of course, the use of Braille music.

Sandra was honoured and delighted to sing at the Civic Service and Dedication for the Mayor of Epsom & Ewell, Cllr. George Crawford QPM, on Sunday 31st July, at Saint Mary’s Ewell Parish Church.

Dear Sandra,
Thank you for making such a huge contribution to my Civic Service. Your singing was fantastic.
George

Gala Dinner 10th June to celebrate the 90th Birthday of Her Majesty The Queen

"Outstanding performance Sandra." – Peter Wakeham, Royal British Legion

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Sandra was guest performer at the Women’s Institute Surrey Annual Conference, which was held at Dorking Halls, March 7th.

Sandra attended the Holocaust Memorial Event at the Mansion House, Dublin, on 24 January.
Pictured here seated in front of the Memorial Candles

2015 was an amazing year for Sandra. She was a Soprano Soloist in the opera, Magna Carta, The Freedom Game, which was first peformed at the Royal Albert Hall on 12 May, attended by HRH the Earl and Countess of Wessex. Composed by Hannah Conway with Libretto by Sir Richard Stilgoe and directed by Karen Gillingham, The Freedom Game celebrated the 800th anniversary of the sealing of Magna Carta at Runnymede. Sandra had the opportunity to perform again at the Great Charter Festival, at Royal Holloway University on 14 June and at the major International Commemorative Event on 15 June at Runnymede where she was delighted to meet HRH Prince William.

"Magnificent performance Sandra – with a standing ovation!" Amazing! – Gerry Kelly, Conductor.

"It was wonderful to have you with us again Sandra. Thank you for a stunning performance. We were spellbound." – Joan and all at RUSH UK

Sandra Performing at RUSH UK annual concert. RUSH UK supporting the work of RUSH Kenya

Contact Me

UK: +44 (0) 77 271 51167

sandragayer7@gmail.com