- London-born, New York-based composer influenced by a range of creative artforms, including dance, painting, film, and poetry
- Frequent collaborator with cutting-edge choreographers, filmmakers, and visual artists
- Recently named among the top 50 most-performed living composers in the world (Bachtrack’s “Classical Music in 2019” study)
- Winner of the 2016 Hindemith Prize
- GRAMMY Nomination for "Best Contemporary Classical Composition" in 2015 for Prince of Clouds
- Currently Associate Composer for The Scottish Chamber Orchestra; previous residencies with Chicago Symphony Orchestra, L’Orchestre national d’Île-de-France, and the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Works by Anna Clyne include:
DANCE (2019) for cello and orchestra
This Midnight Hour (2015) for orchestra
Night Ferry (2012) for orchestra
Prince of Clouds (2012) for two violins and string orchestra
Within Her Arms (2008–09) for string ensemble
Rest These Hands (2009) for solo violin, solo viola, or solo cello
For more information and sound samples, please visit www.annaclyne.com.
Looking Ahead: June sees two world premieres for Anna Clyne: The Heart of Night for a cappella choir with Gregory Batsleer and the Scottish Chamber Orchestra Chorus in the UK (June 11), and Red Nines with pianist Alex Peh at National Sawdust in New York on June 18.
In the 2022-2023 season, cellist Inbal Segev takes Clyne’s cello concerto DANCE around the world to nine orchestras, each led by alumnae conductors of the Taki Alsop Conducting Fellowship.
“Anna Clyne is someone I look to for great music. It's always emotional and driven by her heart, but skillfully composed.” —Marin Alsop