The Andrew Downes Performance Prize
Prizes and Competitions Series
Recital Hall, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
200 Jennens Road, B4 7XR
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Well-respected as a composer around the world and former Head of Composition at the Conservatoire (1990-2005), Andrew Downes’s music has been performed throughout the world, in many leading concert halls and cathedrals, and has been broadcast at home and abroad.
The Andrew Downes Performance Prize requires entrants to perform a programme of Andrew Downes’s music along, with that of other composers born after 1949, as they compete to win an impressive cash prize and recital opportunity.
Adjudicators Amos Miller and Anna Downes
Forthcoming events in Prizes and Competitions Series
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