AMA Conference 2020

Hannah Kendall



Hannah Kendall is a British composer of African-Caribbean heritage and works part-time as a Director at London Music Masters.

Described as ‘…intricately and skillfully wrought’ by The Sunday Times, Hannah’s music has attracted the attentions of some of the UK’s finest groups including London Philharmonic Orchestra, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, BBC Singers, and Philharmonia Orchestra. Her works have been performed at the Royal Festival Hall, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Purcell Room, The Royal Opera House’s Linbury Studio Theatre, The Place, Westminster, Canterbury, Gloucester and St Paul’s Cathedrals, Westminster Abbey and Cheltenham Music Festival. They have also been broadcast on BBC Radio, including ‘Composer of the Week’ in March 2015, and ‘Hear and Now’ in October 2016.

In 2015, Hannah won the Women of the Future Award for Arts and Culture.

Photograph of Hannah Kendall © Chris Alexander