Anneke Hodnett studied at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. In September 2010 she was awarded MMus (Distinction) from the Guildhall Artist Programme. She is now much in demand as a chamber and orchestral musician.
Anneke performs with orchestras including the London Symphony Orchestra, BBC Symphony Orchestra, London Philharmonic Orchestra, the Philharmonia, the City of London Sinfonia and The Royal Ballet Sinfonia. She has also worked in Norway as Guest Principal with the Arctic Philharmonic Orchestra. Performances have included the BBC Proms, the Beethovenhalle in Bonn and the Salzburg Festspielhaus. Anneke has a wide experience in performing contemporary music, and has given world premieres of solo and chamber works.
Concerto appearances have included the Handel Harp Concerto with The Handel Collection and the Watford Philharmonic and the Debussy Danses with Westminster Chamber Orchestra and the London Symphony Orchestra String Academy at LSO St. Luke’s. Solo recitals have included appearances at the Deal, Harrogate, and St. Lawrence Jewry Festivals. Anneke enjoys collaborating across many different art forms and has worked with ballet companies including New Movement Collective and BalletBoyz, and theatre groups such as Io Theatre Company.
A passionate chamber musician, her chamber group, Trio Anima, was awarded the Elias Fawcett Award for Outstanding Chamber Ensemble in the 2012 Royal Overseas League Chamber Music competition and was named Kirckman Concert Society Artists for the 2017-18 season. The trio performed on the Countess of Munster Recital Scheme and were Live Music Now artists. In 2011 the trio was awarded a Chamber Music Fellowship at the Guildhall School. Anneke is also the harpist of the Suoni Ensemble in Copenhagen; their work has included recordings and concerts of new works by Siobhan Lamb.