Anthony Kammell, as he called himself in England, (originally Antonín Kammel), was active as a composer in England between 1765 and 1784. He was one of the close circle of friends of Thomas Anson of Shugborough and a colleague of Johann Christian Bach. This study looks at his career and his world, and asks what became of his family.

Antonin Kammell – A Bohemian Composer in 18th Century England – 05012021

A biography of Kammell, with details of his family and descendants, including the possible link to Lola Montez.

Kammell Thematic Catalogue 18122020

A listing of all known works.

Recordings:

Kammell String Quartets Op. 4, complete

Kammell Duet Op. 5 No. 1 arranged for orchestra by Andrew Baker

Kammell Duet Op. 5 No. 5 arranged for orchestra by Andrew Baker

Kammell’s early Symphony in G 

Andante Alla Francese from Symphony in G with added wind.

Minuet from Kammell’s Sonata Op. 9 No. 1, at Shugborough.

Kammell Symphony Op. 10 No. 1 – digital playback

Kammell Symphony Op. 10 No. 2 – digital playback

Kammell Sonata Op. 8 No. 1