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Honorary Fellows

Each year Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance recognises accomplished professionals in the fields of the performing arts and education by awarding them the status of Honorary Fellow of Trinity Laban. Our Honorary Fellows are an inspiration for our students, as examples of people who have, through vision, dedication and hard work, achieved so much.

 
  • Paul Hughes - General Manager, BBC Orchestras and alumnus (2012)
  • Valerie Preston-Dunlop - Choreographer (2012)
  • Jennifer Tipton - Lighting designer (2012)
  • Matthew Bourne OBE - World famous choreographer and dance alumnus (2011)
  • Wissam Boustany - Flautist and music alumnus (2011)
  • Sir Vernon Ellis - Chair, British Council and patron of the arts (2011)
  • John Heighway - ex-Deputy Principal, Trinity Laban (2011)
  • Darren Henley OBE - Managing Director, Classic FM (2011)
  • John Paul Jones - founding member Led Zeppelin and multi instrumentalist (2011)
  • Alison Stephens - classical mandolinist and Trinity Laban teacher (2011 - posthumous)
  • Norma Winstone MBE - Internationally renowned Jazz vocalist (2010)
  • Robin Kiel MBE - Civil servant and alumnus (2010)
  • Akram Khan MBE - Dancer, choreographer and artistic director (2010)
  • Anna Jattkowski-Hudson - Academic Registrar, Rockford College, USA (2010)
  • Alan Britten CBE - Patron of Aldeburgh Productions (2010)
  • Charles Alderson - Professor of Lingustics and English Language Education at Lancaster University (2010)
  • Ravi Shankar - Sitar Virtuoso, internationally renowned musician (2009)
  • Dr Jennifer Barnes - President, Murrary Edwards College, Cambridge (2009)
  • Joan Plowright - Actress
  • Dorothy Madden  - Dancer and choreographer
  • Gavin Henderson - Principal of Trinity College of Music (now Trinity Laban)
  • William Forsythe  - Dancer and choreographer
  • Susan Leigh Foster, PhD - Choreographer, dancer, writer
  • Celeste Dandeker MBE - Founder and Artistic Director, CandoCo Dance Company
  • Leonard Wallis FRICS - Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.
  • William Elmhirst - Former student and collaborator with Rudolf Laban
  • Victoria Todd - Director, National Campaign for the Arts
  • Lea Anderson - Choreographer, film maker, Artistic Director of The Cholmondeleys and The Featherstonehaughs
  • Val Bourne - Artistic Director of Dance Umbrella
  • Gillian Lynne - Choreographer and director
  • Joan Ruddock MP - Lewisham and Deptford, Governor
  • FMG Wilson - BA (Admin) DPhil MA Oxon. Emeritus Professor Murdoch University and Vice Chancellor (Retired)
  • Merce Cunningham - Choreographer
  • Stuart Hopps - Choreographer
  • Judith Mackrell - Dance critic
  • Allah Rakka Rahman - Composer
  • Robert Chiu - Singapore representative for TCL Examinations
  • Roger Bowers - ex-Chief Executive, Trinity College London
  • Lindsay Bury   
  • Biddy Baxter - Broadcaster
  • Christina Coker MBE - Chief Executive, Youth Music
  • Nona Liddell - Violinist
  • Debbie Wiseman MBE - Film composer
  • Barry Wordsworth - Conductor
  • Marjorie Ayling - Principal, Blackheath Conservatoire of Music and the Arts
  • Charlotte Cooper - Head of Planning, Trinity Laban
  • Christine Croshaw - Pianist and Professor of Keyboard, Trinity Laban
  • Karen Hunt - College secretary, Trinity Laban
  • Brian Kay - Broadcaster and conductor
  • Dame Cleo Laine - Jazz singer
  • Philip Meaden - Former Principal, Morley College
  • Elaine Padmore - Director of Opera, Royal Opera House
  • Sir Angus Stirling - Former Chairman of the Greenwich Foundation
  • Silvia Cartwright - Dame, DBE. Governor General of New Zealand
  • David Crystal OBE - Professor. Researcher in English Language Studies
  • Sir Edward Downes - Conductor
  • Lewis Foreman - British music historian
  • Diego Masson - Conductor
  • Michael Peacock - Founder of the Peacock Charitable Trust
  • Prof Richard Trainor - Vice Chancellor 
  • Alistair Young - Member of professorial staff for piano studies
  • Elliot Bernerd - ex-Chair of Southbank Centre and the LPO Trust
  • Francis Carnwath - ex Director of Greenwich Foundation
  • Alan Grieve - Chair of Jerwood Foundation
  • Nicola Lefanu - Composer and Professor at York University
  • Gordon Pringle - Former Junior Dept tutor and cellist
  • Cllr Francis Robinson - Chair of the European Union Baroque Orchestra
  • Dr Paul Ranger - TCL Examiner for Speech and Drama
  • Prof Alasdair Smith - Vice Chancellor of Sussex University
  • Hugh Cave - Relocation Project Manager
  • Joanna Embling - Property Consultant for relocation, governor
  • Sir Brian Fender, CMG - Chief Executive, HEFCE
  • Emma Kirkby - Professional Singer
  • Stephen Montague - Composer
  • Anthony Moore - Pro-Vice Chancellor, Sussex University
  • Geoffrey Shelley - Chairman of the Audit Committee
  • David Sigall - Board Member and Artists' Agent
  • Prof Keith Swanwick - Dean of Research, Institute of Education
  • Larry Westland - Former Director, Music for Youth
  • Geoffrey Copland - Deputy Rector, Westminster University
  • Raymond Gubbay - Opera Production
  • Ursula Jones - Archaeologist
  • Sir Cameron Mackintosh - Music and Theatre
  • John Noble - Vocal Faculty, TCM
  • Andrea Quinn - Music Director 
  • John Scott - Master of Music, St Paul's Cathedral
  • Louis de Bernieres - Writer
  • Richard Burnett - Pianist
  • Paul Collins - Head of Finance and General Administration, TCM
  • Evelyne Green - Academic Registrar, University of Westminster
  • Sir Keith Stuart - Chairman, Associated British Ports Holdings PLC
  • David Bedford - Composer
  • Wendy Eathorne - Senior Lecturer, TCM
  • George Pratt - Emeritus Professor of Music, University of Huddersfield
  • Derek Sugden - Consultant, Arup Associates
  • Diana Burrell - BA (Hons) Cantab, Composer
  • Dr Marion North - Former Principal, Laban Dance Centre
  • Dennis Scard - General Secretary, Musicians Union
  • The Lord Taylor of Gosforth - Formerly Lord Chief Justice of England/TCM Chairman of the Board
  • Iaan Wilson - Member of Professorial Staff
  • Sir Michael Bishop   
  • John Davey - Chief Executive, TCL
  • Siobhan Davies MBE - Choreographer
  • John Edney - Brass Professor, TCM
  • Louise Honeyman - Former Governor
  • Kathryn McDowell - Music Director, Arts Council
  • Clive Priestley - Chairman, London Arts Board
  • Peter Stark - Conductor
  • John Woolrich - Composer
  • Marguerite Wolff - Pianist
  • Ann Cherry - Flute Professor, TCM
  • Graeme Davies - Professor. Former Chief Executive, HEFCE
  • Jack Hindmarsh - Organ Professor, TCM
  • Nicholas Kenyon - Controller, BBC Radio 3
  • Pat Legg - Communication and Teaching Skills Coordinator, TCM
  • William Lyne MBE - Director, Wigmore Hall
  • The Rev. The Lord Soper - West London Mission
  • Prof Kevin Thompson - Principal, Dartington School of Arts
  • Elizabeth Turnbull - Director of String Studies, TCM
  • Sioned Williams - Coordinator of Harp Studies, TCM

Last updated on Tue 17 Dec 2013 14.50h