Kerry Andrew is a composer, performer and author and the winner of four British Composer Awards. With a PhD in composition from the University of York, Kerry specialises in experimental vocal and choral music, music-theatre and community music, and as a performer, sings with the award-winning Juice Vocal Ensemble and with/as alt-folk band You Are Wolf. Kerry has created work for Art on the Underground, the National Theatre, the National Youth Choirs of Great Britain, The Lost Words: Spell Songs and BBC Ten Pieces; pieces have been performed at the BBC Proms, Wigmore Hall and Sydney Opera House. Swansong, Kerry’s debut novel, was published by Jonathan Cape in 2018, and a second novel, SKIN, was published 2021. Kerry was shortlisted for the BBC National Short Story Award in 2018.