Mandy is an emerging composer, multi-instrumentalist, and secondary music teacher based in Wales, UK. She has recently been supported by the PRS Women Make Music fund and Sound and Music's COVID-19 Composer Award, and her music has been broadcast on Radio 3 by BBC National Orchestra of Wales as part of Composition: Wales 2021. Her latest commissions include Nostos from Opera North, Pearl of the Orient and Forever Loved from PRS and City of Bristol Brass Band, Mae Yna Obaith from National Eisteddfod and Ty Cerdd, Ebb and Flow from Operasonic, Aurora from BBC National Orchestra of Wales and Ty Cerdd, and Sky Lanterns from Hong Kong Arts Development Council.
Her compositions have been premiered and workshopped by ensembles and performers such as the BBCNOW Wind Quintet (Excursion), European String Teachers Association String Orchestra (Arrows and Thatched Boats), Quatuor Capriccio (String Quartet, Mvt. 1) and Jack Adler-McKean (Appoggiatuba).