Andrew Kennedy

Tenor vocalist. Born 26 May 1977
Andrew Kennedy
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1977-05-26
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Andrew Kennedy

Andrew Kennedy Biography (Wikipedia)

Andrew Kennedy (born 26 May 1977) is an English tenor. He was born in Ashington, Northumberland, England, was a chorister at Durham Cathedral, attended Uppingham School, and then a Choral Scholar at King's College, Cambridge. Further study at the Royal College of Music was followed by a place on the Vilar Young Artists programme at the Royal Opera House where he performed many solo principal roles.

He won 1st prize at the Jackdaws Vocal Award in 1999 (now called the Maureen Lehane Vocal Awards) and from 2005–2007 he was a member of the BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artists scheme. In 2005, he won the BBC Cardiff Singer of the World Rosenblatt Recital Prize. He is a Borletti-Buitoni Trust Award winner and won the prestigious Royal Philharmonic Society Young Artists’ Award in 2006.

Andrew has sung principal roles in major opera houses of the world including La Scala, Milan, Royal Opera, Royal Opera Covent Garden, Houston Grand Opera, Oper Frankfurt, L'Opéra Comique in Paris, English National Opera, Welsh National Opera and Opera de Lyon. He has an international concert career and works with some of the world's principal orchestras with conductors such as John Eliot Gardiner, Kazushi Ono, Sir Colin Davis, Gianandrea Noseda, Esa Pekka Salonen, Sir Mark Elder, Sir Roger Norrington, Andris Nelsons and Daniele Gatti. Recent appearances at the BBC Proms include Finzi Intimations of Immortality (BBCSO/Daniel); Hymnus Paradisi (BBCSO/Brabbins); a live televised performance of Sullivan The Yeoman of the Guard (BBC Concert Orchestra/Jane Glover) and Elgar Spirit of England at the 2007 Last Night of the BBC Proms with Jiri Bêlohlávek.

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Andrew Kennedy Tracks

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Ivor Gurney
On the Idle Hill of Summ (Ludlow and Teme)
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On the Idle Hill of Summ (Ludlow and Teme)
Benjamin Britten
Saint Nicolas - v. Nicolas comes to Myra and is chosen Bishop
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Saint Nicolas - v. Nicolas comes to Myra and is chosen Bishop
Benjamin Britten
Saint Nicolas - vii. Nicolas and the Pickled Boys
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Saint Nicolas - vii. Nicolas and the Pickled Boys
Benjamin Britten
Saint Nicolas - i. Introduction
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Saint Nicolas - i. Introduction
Benjamin Britten
Underneath the abject willow from 2 Ballads for voice and piano [1936]
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Underneath the abject willow from 2 Ballads for voice and piano [1936]
Benjamin Britten
What's in your mind?
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What's in your mind?
Benjamin Britten
To lie flat on the back for voice and piano
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To lie flat on the back for voice and piano
Benjamin Britten
Night covers up the rigid land for voice and piano [1937]
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Night covers up the rigid land for voice and piano [1937]
Ivor Gurney
The Lent Lily (Ludlow and Teme)
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The Lent Lily (Ludlow and Teme)
Benjamin Britten
The Sun shines down - song for voice and piano
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The Sun shines down - song for voice and piano
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Die Entfurung, Act 3: Ich baue ganz auf deinem starke
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Die Entfurung, Act 3: Ich baue ganz auf deinem starke
Benjamin Britten
Fish in the unruffled lakes for high voice and piano [1937]
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Fish in the unruffled lakes for high voice and piano [1937]
Judith Weir
Bessie Bell and Mary Gray (Scotch Minstrelsy)
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Bessie Bell and Mary Gray (Scotch Minstrelsy)
Judith Weir
On Buying a Horse
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On Buying a Horse
Benjamin Britten
Canticle 1 - My beloved is mine (Op.40)
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Canticle 1 - My beloved is mine (Op.40)
Judith Weir
Lady Isobel and the Elf-Knight (Scotch Minstrelsy)
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Lady Isobel and the Elf-Knight (Scotch Minstrelsy)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Del più sublime soglio (La clemenza di Tito)
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Del più sublime soglio (La clemenza di Tito)
Ralph Vaughan Williams
On Wenlock Edge; Clun
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On Wenlock Edge; Clun
Ralph Vaughan Williams
On Wenlock Edge; Is my team ploughing?
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On Wenlock Edge; Is my team ploughing?
Ralph Vaughan Williams
On Wenlock Edge; From far, from eve and morning
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On Wenlock Edge; From far, from eve and morning
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Natus cadit, atque Deus (Apollo et Hyacinthus, K38)
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Natus cadit, atque Deus (Apollo et Hyacinthus, K38)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Ut navis in aequore luxuriante (Apollo et Hyacinthus, K38)
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Ut navis in aequore luxuriante (Apollo et Hyacinthus, K38)
Benjamin Britten
St. Nicolas: V. Nicolas comes to Myra and is chosen Bishop
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St. Nicolas: V. Nicolas comes to Myra and is chosen Bishop
Carl Maria von Weber
Der Freischutz (French Version, 1841) - Act 3
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Der Freischutz (French Version, 1841) - Act 3
Joseph Haydn
The Seven Last Words of Christ: No.2
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The Seven Last Words of Christ: No.2
Ralph Vaughan Williams
On Wenlock Edge
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On Wenlock Edge
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Requiem in D minor K.626, compl. Franz Beyer
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Requiem in D minor K.626, compl. Franz Beyer
Benjamin Britten
The Death of Nicholas (Saint Nicholas)
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The Death of Nicholas (Saint Nicholas)
Benjamin Britten
When you're feeling like expressing your affection - song for high voice and piano text by
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When you're feeling like expressing your affection - song for high voice and piano text by
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Past BBC Events

Proms 2012: Prom 61: Howells & Elgar
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Royal Albert Hall
2012-08-29T11:54:44
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Aug
2012
Proms 2012: Prom 61: Howells & Elgar

Proms 2012: Prom 61: Howells & Elgar

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2012: Prom 49: Gilbert & Sullivan – The Yeomen of the Guard
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Royal Albert Hall
2012-08-19T11:54:44
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19
Aug
2012
Proms 2012: Prom 49: Gilbert & Sullivan – The Yeomen of the Guard

Proms 2012: Prom 49: Gilbert & Sullivan – The Yeomen of the Guard

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2011: Prom 73: Weber arr. Berlioz – Der Freischütz
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Royal Albert Hall
2011-09-09T11:54:44
9
Sep
2011

Proms 2011: Prom 73: Weber arr. Berlioz – Der Freischütz

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2010: Prom 43
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Royal Albert Hall
2010-08-17T11:54:44
17
Aug
2010

Proms 2010: Prom 43

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2010: Prom 25
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Royal Albert Hall
2010-08-04T11:54:44
4
Aug
2010

Proms 2010: Prom 25

Royal Albert Hall

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