Shrewsbury School

Brass Prizes

Monday 26 February 2018

There were some outstanding performances in the Brass Prizes held on Sunday 25th February.

The competition was adjudicated by Rhys Owens, who studied at the Royal College of Music where he was a brass finalist in the BBC Young Musician of the Year. He joined the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra in 1991 as fourth trumpet and was promoted to Section Principal in 1998.

Awards were given to the following:

Junior Class
1st - William Owen (Ch IV)
Highly Commended - Jonjo Wood (R IV)
Commended - John Bugge (Ch III)

Senior Class
1st - Frank Coughlan (SH V)
Highly Commended - Harry Lawrence (O UVI)
Commended - Edward Hart (PH LVI) 

Note: The Singing Prizes also took place on Sunday 25th February.  A list of the winners will be published on the website shortly.

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