A Londoner born-and-bred, Ella Hohnen-Ford is carving out her place in London’s vibrant improvised-music scene. Equally at home as a composer, lyricist and performer, Ella appears in a wide variety of musical projects  from folk and free music, to traditional jazz and singer-songwriter as a bandleader and side-woman. She graduated with First Class Honours from the Royal Academy of Music is 2020.

“Some of the finest qualities in any young musician on any platform that I have seen in the UK and the contemporary platforms abroad.” Nia Lynn (Professor at the Royal Academy of Music)
It’s a pleasure to hear such harmonic sophistication coupled with the softness, dignity and intelligence of your singing voice” – Darwin Deez
“Ella is an outstanding young jazz musician… committed and innovative improviser” Nick Smart (Head of Jazz, Royal Academy of Music