ROSL and Riverley Primary School announce Nisha Duggal as inaugural Artist-in-Residence
The Royal Over-Seas League (ROSL) is pleased to announce Nisha Duggal as Artist-in-Residence in partnership with Riverley Primary School in Leyton, East London. Thanks to generous funding from The National Lottery Heritage Fund, Nisha will create original artworks in response to the heritage and communities of ROSL and the pupils and locality of Riverley, to be displayed at exhibition events in mid-July.
68TH ROSL ANNUAL MUSIC COMPETITION: GOLD MEDAL AND £20,000 PRIZE AWARDED TO VIOLINIST ELEANOR CORR
Last week saw Eleanor Corr violin win the Gold Medal and first prize of the ROSL Annual Music Competition and prizemoney of £20,000. This is the first violinist to win the top award since 2016. Eleanor and her fellow competitors, Sirius Chau flute, Siân Dicker soprano and Dominic Doutney piano performed at Over-Seas House in front an esteemed industry panel of adjudicators, led by Professor Gavin Henderson CBE.
ROSL ANNUAL MUSIC COMPETITION: Mixed Ensembles Section Final won by Slide Action
Trombone quartet Slide Action won the 68th ROSL Annual Music Competition Mixed Ensembles Section Prize on Tuesday 6 October and were awarded £10,000. Among four ensembles, the ensemble impressed the jury with their exceptional blend and musicianship.
Royal Over-Seas League Announces Two New Scholarships for Young Musicians in Scotland
ROSL is pleased to announce two new Scottish music scholarships to fund course fees for students studying at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland in Glasgow and St Mary’s Music School in Edinburgh.
ROSL ANNUAL MUSIC COMPETITION: Keyboard Section Final won by Dominic Doutney, piano
Dominic Doutney won the 68th ROSL Annual Music Competition Keyboard Section Prize on Tuesday 25 February and was awarded £5,000 and a sought-after place at the Gold Medal Final on 1 June 2020. Among five keyboard soloists, Dominic’s committed playing won over the audience and jury alike.
ROSL ANNUAL MUSIC COMPETITION: Strings Section Final won by Eleanor Corr, violin
Eleanor Corr violin won the 68th ROSL Annual Music Competition Strings Section Prize on Tuesday 25 February and was awarded £5,000 and a sought-after place at the Gold Medal Final on 1 June 2020. Among four strings soloists, Eleanor won over the audience and jury with her accomplished and committed playing.