Kerry Barnes British Composer b.1962Composer, Pianist, Classical Broadcaster and Writer.
As a self taught pianist, Kerry won a ‘Butlins’ talent competition aged just thirteen years, playing Chopin and Beethoven.Became a piano teacher aged just 18 and went on to do this job for 38 years!!Her New Age relaxing piano compositions are on all the major music platforms such as Spotify, iTunes, Pandora, Enlightened Piano Radio, One World Music Radio, New Age Music Planet, CD Baby, Amazon, Bandcamp, Soundcloud, Solo Piano.com and more!
Kerry is also a self taught composer and has over 80 piano works, 10 choral works, and a collection of dance works under her belt. These have all been performed in theatres, halls and churches throughout Essex UK.In Harlow, (her hometown) Kerry is Composer-in-Residence for community choir CL.Voices, and last year saw the Premiere of ‘Requiem for Jane’ performed by the chamber choir De Merc also in Essex. The requiem was composed by Kerry after the death of her younger sister from breast cancer.In 2015 Kerry became an Exam Board composer and currently writes for Victoria College London, ICMA and Con Brio.
Checkout Kerry’s website kerrybarnesmusic.com where you can listen and buy her music on CD and Instant Download, plus browse Score PDF’s and Complete Songbooks.
Since March 2019, Kerry has been a Classical Broadcaster for One World Music Radio, an internet station that regularly plays her piano and vocal music.Brand new Online Music Magazine “In The Key” features a regular column by Kerry on the Lives and Works of the Great Composers.
Now in the third trimester of her musical career, Kerry loves to compose ‘healing and relaxing’ piano music to soothe the senses of her audiences!! She is currently represented by Paul Landry of ‘New Age Music Garden Recordings’ and is collaborating on a new CD coming in the Autumn of 2019.