Helen Keen

Real Name:
Helen Keen
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Helen Keen is a flautist born in Bromley, in 1956. She studied languages at Cambridge University, and was a member of the National Youth Orchestra from 1975 to 1977, before deciding to make music her career after being awarded a scholarship to Guildhall School of Music and Drama (which she attended from 1978 to 1979). She is a founding member of the Endymion Ensemble, and has performed with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, the London Mozart Players, the Orchestra of St. John’s and New London Orchestra. Helen has also appeared regularly with the London Sinfonietta, London Winds and the Nash Ensemble. As a session musician, Keen has played flute, piccolo, alto and bass flute and a range of ethnic instruments on a variety of film scores, including Over the Hedge, The Wind That Shakes the Barley, Volver, and Casino Royale.
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Instruments & Performance

Helen Keen - Nonets album art Parry*, Stanford*, Capricorn (14) Parry*, Stanford*, Capricorn (14) - Nonets (Album) Hyperion UK 1989 Sell This Version
Helen Keen - Atlantis album art Eric Serra Eric Serra - Atlantis (Album) Virgin, Virgin, Virgin France 1991 Sell This Version
CCD 1026 Helen Keen - A Monkey's Paw album art Frank Denyer Frank Denyer - A Monkey's Paw(CD, Album) Continuum CCD 1026 US 1991 Sell This Version
BCD 9037 Helen Keen - Psalmodies / Vox In Rama / Nightshade album art Poul Ruders - David Starobin, Speculum Musicae, Donald Palma, Capricorn (14), Oliver Knussen Poul Ruders - David Starobin, Speculum Musicae, Donald Palma, Capricorn (14), Oliver Knussen - Psalmodies / Vox In Rama / Nightshade(CD, Album) Bridge Records (4) BCD 9037 US 1992 Sell This Version
Helen Keen - Octet · Composition No.3 (Benedictus Qui Venit) · Symphony No.5 'Amen' · Piano Quintet album art Galina Ustvolskaya · Dmitri Shostakovich Composition No.3 (Benedictus Qui Venit) Galina Ustvolskaya · Dmitri Shostakovich - Octet · Composition No.3 (Benedictus Qui Venit) · Symphony No.5 'Amen' · Piano Quintet Conifer Classics, Conifer Classics Europe 1994 Sell This Version
NMC D040S Helen Keen - Red Earth album art Michael Finnissy - BBC Symphony Orchestra, Martyn Brabbins Michael Finnissy - BBC Symphony Orchestra, Martyn Brabbins - Red Earth(CD) NMC (3) NMC D040S UK 1996 Sell This Version
Helen Keen - The Fifth Element (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) album art Eric Serra Eric Serra - The Fifth Element (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (Album) Virgin Canada 1997 Sell This Version
Helen Keen - 11 Maneras De Ponerse Un Sombrero album art Miguel Bosé Miguel Bosé - 11 Maneras De Ponerse Un Sombrero (Album) WEA Argentina 1998 Sell This Version
CHAN 9752 Helen Keen - Piano Quintet; Piano Trio; Theme And Variations album art Amy Beach*, Ambache* Amy Beach*, Ambache* - Piano Quintet; Piano Trio; Theme And Variations(CD) Chandos CHAN 9752 Europe 1999 Sell This Version
Helen Keen - Both Sides Now album art Joni Mitchell Joni Mitchell - Both Sides Now (Album) Reprise Records Japan 2000 Sell This Version
Helen Keen - Symphony No. 3 Opus 36 'Symphony Of Sorrowful Songs' / Three Pieces In Old Style album art Górecki* - The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Yuri Simonov, Susan Gritton Górecki* - The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Yuri Simonov, Susan Gritton - Symphony No. 3 Opus 36 'Symphony Of Sorrowful Songs' / Three Pieces In Old Style (Album) RPO Records (2) Europe 2000 Sell This Version
CDLX 7106 Helen Keen - Chamber Music. Endymion Ensemble album art Edmund Rubbra Suite and 2 more… Edmund Rubbra - Chamber Music. Endymion Ensemble(CD, Album) Dutton Epoch CDLX 7106 UK 2000 Sell This Version
7243 536826 2 0, 536 8262 Helen Keen - Swing When You're Winning album art Robbie Williams Robbie Williams - Swing When You're Winning(CD, Album) Chrysalis, Chrysalis 7243 536826 2 0, 536 8262 UK & Europe 2001 Sell This Version
AMB 6003 Helen Keen - Chamber Music album art Louise Farrenc, Ambache Chamber Ensemble Louise Farrenc, Ambache Chamber Ensemble - Chamber Music(CDr) Ambache AMB 6003 UK & Europe 2002 Sell This Version
Helen Keen - Grandezza album art Jan Mulder & The London Orchestra Jan Mulder & The London Orchestra - Grandezza (Album) Universal US 2003 Sell This Version
Helen Keen - Dear Catastrophe Waitress album art Belle & Sebastian Belle & Sebastian - Dear Catastrophe Waitress (Album) Rough Trade Spain 2003 Sell This Version
Helen Keen - When I Fall In Love album art Chris Botti Chris Botti - When I Fall In Love (Album) Columbia US 2004 Sell This Version
Helen Keen - Finding Neverland Original Motion Picture Soundtrack album art Jan A.P. Kaczmarek Jan A.P. Kaczmarek - Finding Neverland Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (Album) Decca US 2004 Sell This Version
Helen Keen - K622 Clarinet Concerto album art Mozart*, Michaelangelo Chamber Orchestra, Antony Michaelson Mozart*, Michaelangelo Chamber Orchestra, Antony Michaelson - K622 Clarinet Concerto (Album) Musical Fidelity UK 2004 Sell This Version
8122-76520-2 Helen Keen - Dreamland album art Joni Mitchell Joni Mitchell - Dreamland(CD, Comp, RM) Asylum Records, Reprise Records, Nonesuch, Rhino Records (2) 8122-76520-2 Europe 2004 Sell This Version
MF018 Helen Keen - Clarinet Concerto K622 In A Major album art Mozart*, Antony Michaelson, Michaelangelo Chamber Orchestra, Robert Bailey (2) Mozart*, Antony Michaelson, Michaelangelo Chamber Orchestra, Robert Bailey (2) - Clarinet Concerto K622 In A Major(CD) Musical Fidelity MF018 UK 2004 Sell This Version
987 4369 Helen Keen - The Choirboys album art The Choirboys The Choirboys - The Choirboys(CD, Album) Universal Music, UCJ, Arc Of Light 987 4369 UK 2005 Sell This Version
PMCD 106 Helen Keen - Największe Przeboje Filmowe album art Jan A.P. Kaczmarek Jan A.P. Kaczmarek - Największe Przeboje Filmowe(CD, Comp, Promo) POLmusic PMCD 106 Poland 2005 Sell This Version
Helen Keen - Warp Works & Twentieth Century Masters album art London Sinfonietta AFX237 V7 London Sinfonietta - Warp Works & Twentieth Century Masters (Album) Warp Records Japan 2006 Sell This Version
ACP001 Helen Keen - The Ideal Condition album art Paul Hartnoll Paul Hartnoll - The Ideal Condition(CD, Album) ACP Recordings ACP001 UK 2007 Sell This Version