Skaila Kanga

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Skaila Kanga was born in India and started learning the piano at the age of five. She won a Junior Exhibition to the Royal Academy of Music and later studied there with Vivian Langrish. Her interest in the harp began at 17 years of age when she was given the opportunity to study with Tina Bonifacio, Sir Thomas Beecham's harpist in the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
She is an harp player.

Skaila began her career with the BBC Concert Orchestra and soon went on to freelance with many regional and all the major London orchestras under such eminent conductors as Boult, Kempe, Guilini, Monteux, Haitink, Maazel, Mehta, Barenboim, Previn, Solti, Klemperer, Svetlanov and Rattle. At this time she also worked extensively with Pierre Boulez in the BBC Symphony Orchestra alongside Sidonie Goossens and Maria Korchinska.
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Skaila Kanga Discography Tracks

Albums

Skaila Kanga - Harmonica Recital album art Tommy Reilly, James Moody (5), Skaila Kanga Tommy Reilly, James Moody (5), Skaila Kanga - Harmonica Recital (Album) Argo (2) UK 1978 Sell This Version
KPM 1262 Skaila Kanga - Perception album art Robert Cornford / Skaila Kanga Robert Cornford / Skaila Kanga - Perception(LP) KPM Music KPM 1262 UK 1981 Sell This Version
9500 997 Skaila Kanga - Romantic Melodies album art Tommy Reilly & Skaila Kanga Tommy Reilly & Skaila Kanga - Romantic Melodies(LP) Philips 9500 997 Netherlands 1981 Sell This Version
SBH 3083 Skaila Kanga - Harp Moods album art Skaila Kanga Harp Moods(LP) Boosey & Hawkes (2) SBH 3083 UK 1982 Sell This Version
Skaila Kanga - String Quartet No. 1 / Piano Quartet / Harp Quintet album art Arnold Bax - English String Quartet, John McCabe (2) / Skaila Kanga Arnold Bax - English String Quartet, John McCabe (2) / Skaila Kanga - String Quartet No. 1 / Piano Quartet / Harp Quintet (Album) Chandos UK 1984 Sell This Version
Skaila Kanga - Play British Folk-Songs Arranged For Harmonica And Harp album art Tommy Reilly And Skaila Kanga Tommy Reilly And Skaila Kanga - Play British Folk-Songs Arranged For Harmonica And Harp (Album) Chandos Germany 1987 Sell This Version
Skaila Kanga - Skaila Kanga / Academy Of St. Martin-In-The-Fields Chamber Ensemble album art The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, Skaila Kanga The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, Skaila Kanga - Skaila Kanga / Academy Of St. Martin-In-The-Fields Chamber Ensemble (Album) Chandos Germany 1988 Sell This Version
CHAN 4502, BBTD 4502 Skaila Kanga - More Of The World's Most Beautiful Melodies album art Phillip McCann With Black Dyke Mills Band* Conducted By Major Peter Parkes*, Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields Chamber Ensemble Conducted By Gordon Langford, Skaila Kanga, Malcolm Hicks Phillip McCann With Black Dyke Mills Band* Conducted By Major Peter Parkes*, Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields Chamber Ensemble Conducted By Gordon Langford, Skaila Kanga, Malcolm Hicks - More Of The World's Most Beautiful Melodies(CD, RE) Chandos Brass, Chandos Brass CHAN 4502, BBTD 4502 UK 1992 Sell This Version
CHAN 9051 Skaila Kanga - Flute And Harp Concerto K299 (297c) - Oboe Concerto K271k - Flute And Oboe Concerto album art Mozart*, Salieri*, Susan Milan, Skaila Kanga, David Theodore, City Of London Sinfonia, Richard Hickox Mozart*, Salieri*, Susan Milan, Skaila Kanga, David Theodore, City Of London Sinfonia, Richard Hickox - Flute And Harp Concerto K299 (297c) - Oboe Concerto K271k - Flute And Oboe Concerto(CD, Album) Chandos CHAN 9051 UK 1992 Sell This Version
CD RSN3004 Skaila Kanga - Flute Concerto In G / Flute And Harp Concerto album art Mozart* - Edward Beckett, Skaila Kanga, London Festival Orchestra*, Ross Pople Mozart* - Edward Beckett, Skaila Kanga, London Festival Orchestra*, Ross Pople - Flute Concerto In G / Flute And Harp Concerto(CD, Album) Resonance (3) CD RSN3004 UK 2003 Sell This Version