The Mithras Trio, made up of Ionel Manciu violin, Leo Popplewell cello and Dominic Degavino piano won the 67th ROSL Annual Music Competition Strings and Piano Ensemble Section Prize on Tuesday 12 March and were awarded £10,000 and a chance to perform at the Gold Medal Final on 30 May 2019. The Mithras Trio’s 20-minute programme of Arensky and Helen Grime wowed the audience and judging panel.