BHM: Visit from Hannah Kendall

On Wednesday, Hannah Kendall visited to talk about how she became a composer, as part of our Black History Month celebrations.

hannah-bhm-3She described the process of writing a piece of classical music (for up to 100 instruments!) and told the children about the opera she has recently written.

Hannah has a passion for encouraging children and young people from a range of backgrounds (particularly girls, who are under-represented in the profession)  to explore a career in composition and Music.

 

Hannah also shared how her faith in God had inspired her and helped her discover her vocation.

The children loved listening to her orchestral piece, which was very dramatic and exciting!