Anushka is a keen musician with a passion for music that straddles several genres. She plays the piano, cello, and ukulele; sings, and is currently learning the guitar. She has performed in a range of ensembles, including bands, orchestras and choirs. She writes music in partnership with the composer-producer Francis Botu; they are currently developing a new ensemble incorporating jazz, hiphop & electronic dance music. Previously they formed the blues fusion band Wayward Children, gigging from 2012-2016.

As well as writing and performing live, Anushka enjoys teaching the piano. She has taught piano and music theory alongside her academic work for several years.