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"A composer at the height of his considerable powers"
BBC Music Magazine
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"One of the UK's most vibrant voices, having a brand of modernism that reveals true love for sound itself"
International Piano
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“Beautiful, complex and restless ... [Hesketh's] response to musical form is particularly remarkable"
American Record Guide
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Kenneth Hesketh has been described as “one of the UK's most vibrant voices, having a brand of modernism that reveals true love for sound itself” (International Piano) and as "a composer who both has something to say and the means to say it” (Tempo magazine). Hesketh has received numerous national and international commissions and has worked with leading ensembles and orchestras in the USA, Far East and Europe. He is a professor of composition and orchestration at the Royal College of Music, honorary professor at Liverpool University and active as a guest lecturer.

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