Skaila Kanga

Also known as S. Kanga, Scaila Kanga, Shaila Kanga, Skaila Kenga, Skala Kanga, Skalia Kanga, Skarla Kanga, Skiala Kanga, Skyla Kanga

Discography of Skaila Kanga:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Flute Concerto In G / Flute And Harp Concerto 12 Audio 2003 Resonance (3)
2 String Quartet No. 1 / Piano Quartet / Harp Quintet 6 Audio 1984 Chandos
3 Harp Moods 13 Audio 1982 Boosey & Hawkes
4 Harmonica Recital 14 Audio 1985 Musical Heritage Society
5 Harmonica Recital 14 Audio 1978 Argo Records (2)

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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