MIKELEIZ-ZUCCHI DUO WON THE 69TH ROSL ANNUAL MUSIC COMPETITION MIXED ENSEMBLE PRIZE ON TUESDAY 19 OCTOBER AND WERE AWARDED £10,000 FOR THEIR EXCEPTIONAL AND COMMITTED PLAYING. 

ECHÉA QUARTET WON THE 69TH ROSL ANNUAL MUSIC COMPETITION STRINGS ENSEMBLE PRIZE ON TUESDAY 12 OCTOBER AND WERE AWARDED £10,000 FOR THEIR ACCOMPLISHED MUSCIANSHIP AND TEAMWORK. 

This year’s line-up for the Section Final saw two cellists, a guitarist and a violinist take to the stage; Elodie Chousmer-Howelles violin, Matthias Balzat cello, Jack Hancher guitar and Ben Tarlton cello, who battled it out for the £5,000 prize and made for a varied evening of performances. The adjudicators Leon Bosch, Alice Neary, Geoff Parkin, and Emily Sun had the difficult decision of choosing the section winner and performer who will go onto the Gold Medal Final to compete for the first prize of £15,000. 

RYAN CORBETT WON THE 69TH ROSL ANNUAL MUSIC COMPETITION KEYBOARD PRIZE ON TUESDAY 28 SEPTEMBER AND WAS AWARDED £5,000 AND A SOUGHT-AFTER PLACE AT THE GOLD MEDAL FINAL ON 24 NOVEMBER 2021. AMONG FOUR SOLOISTS, RYAN BECAME THE FIRST ACCORDIONIST SINCE 1997 TO REACH THE GOLD MEDAL FINAL. 

MILLY FORREST WON THE 69TH ROSL ANNUAL MUSIC COMPETITION SINGERS PRIZE ON TUESDAY 21 SEPTEMBER AND WAS AWARDED £5,000 AND A SOUGHT-AFTER PLACE AT THE GOLD MEDAL FINAL ON 24 NOVEMBER 2021. AMONG FOUR SOLOISTS, MILLY’S TECHNICAL POLISH, PROGRAMMING AND RANGE OF INTERPRETATIONS WON OVER THE AUDIENCE AND JURY ALIKE. 

MARIE SATO WON THE 69TH ROSL ANNUAL MUSIC COMPETITION SOLO WIND & BRASS SECTION PRIZE ON TUESDAY 24 SEPTEMBER AND WAS AWARDED £5,000 AND A SOUGHT-AFTER PLACE AT THE GOLD MEDAL FINAL ON 24 NOVEMBER 2021. AMONG FOUR SOLOISTS, MARIE’S COMMITTED PLAYING WON OVER THE AUDIENCE AND JURY ALIKE.