RESUME 

Dr Hannah French 
Phd. mmus. bmus. lram. aram 

Innovative and creative researcher; effective communicator as lecturer and broadcaster; experienced teacher and tutor; professional freelance baroque flautist.

 Employment Highlights

2016 - present   |   Freelance Musicologist   |   inc. RCM Toronto, Tafelmusik

2013 - present   |   Freelance Broadcaster   |   BBC, TSO

2004 - present   |   Baroque Flautist   |  Baroque and Modern repertoire 

2004-2016   |   University Lecturer   |   Royal Academy of Music, London

2012 - 2016  |   External Examiner and Advisor   |   University of Chichester

2004 - 2005   |   KS2 Classroom Music Teacher   |   Rushy Meadow School, London

2000-2002   |   Stage Manager   |   Birmingham Early Music Festival

 Education 

2011-2014

PhD  |   University of Leeds

 

Thesis: The Role of Sir Henry J. Wood in the English Bach Awakening: Orchestral Bach at the Proms 1895-1944

2002-2004

MMus   |   Royal Academy of London 

1st Study Baroque Flute, 2nd Study Harpsichord Continuo

Thesis: J. S. Bach’s Musical Offering, BWV 1079: A Reception History

1999-2002

BMus (hons.) First Class |   University of Birmingham

Thesis: The Mystery of J. S. Bach’s Sonata in A, BWV 1032