PREVIOUS WINNERS 

2021

Premiered by Palisander at St. John’s Smith Square, London


19 - 25 years 

Delyth Naya

Kagura Suite for Recorders

18 and under 

Jacob Fitzgerald

murmuration

Kagura Suite for RecordersDelyth Naya
00:00 / 05:59
murmurationJacob Fitzgerald
00:00 / 03:45

Composers were invited to create a new piece for recorder quartet based on any dance-form they liked across all eras and cultures, from the bransle and the galliard to the Charleston and the tango.

2020
Recorded by The Tallis Scholars at Cadogan Hall, London


19 - 25 years 

Fintan O’Hare

Come Passing Rain

18 and under

Eilidh Owen

As if there were no such cold thing

Fintan O'Hare Come Passing RainFintan O'Hare
00:00 / 04:22
Eilidh Owen As if there were no such colEilidh Owen
00:00 / 04:02

Composers were invited to create a new polyphonic work for unaccompanied choir, setting either the Our Father (Pater Noster) prayer from St Matthew's Gospel, or the first and last verses of George Herbert's poem The Flower.

2019

Premiered by Liam Byrne at Glitch, Bristol

 

19 - 25 years 

Sarah Cattley

Dream Fever

Derri Joseph Lewis

Walls of Brass 

2018

Premiered by The English Cornett & Sackbut Ensemble at Turner Sims, Southampton

 

19 - 25 years 

Andrew Blair

Isole

18 and under

Lilly Vadaneaux

Bridge of Sighs 

2017

Premiered by The Tallis Scholars at The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

19 - 25 years

Frederick Viner

Prayer from Afar

18 and under

Dominic Wills

Salve Regina

2016

Premiered by Theatre of the Ayre at Southbank Centre, London as part of BBC Radio 3’s 70th birthday celebrations

19 - 25   

Kristina Arakelyan 

Penelope

18 and under

Alex Dakin

Sonnet 147 

2015 

Premiered by Dunedin Consort at Mackintosh Church, Glasgow

19 - 25

John Goldie-Scot

Why are you in such a hurry?

18 and under

Joshua Urben

2014

Premiered by The Tallis Scholars at St John the Evangelist Church, as part of the Music at Oxford International Concert Season

 

19 - 25

Hugo Bell

The Lamentation of Jeremiah

Kerensa Briggs

Lamentations of Jeremiah

18 and under

Fraz Ireland

Lamentations

2013

Premiered by Florilegium at St Mary's Bathwick, as part of the Bath International Music Festival

 

19 - 25

Joseph Howard

Move!

18 and under

Lilly Vadaneaux

2012
Premiered by The Tallis Scholars at Durham Cathedral

19 - 25

Ben Rowarth  

Where is thy God?

18 and under

Alex Woolf

Lux Aeterna

2011 

Premiered by Fretwork at Kings Place, London

 

19 - 25

Chris Roberts

my o'erflowing teares

18 and under

Bertie Baigent

In Nomine

Sarah Gait

Death Fires 

2010

Premiered by The Tallis Scholars at Chester Cathedral, as part of the Chester Summer Music Festival

19 - 25

Alexander Campkin

O Magnum Mysterium

18 and under

Owain Park

Sweet Day

2009

Premiered by The Tallis Scholars at York Minster, as part of York Early Music Festival

 

19 - 25

Michael Perrett

God 

18 and under

Elizabeth Edwards

Arise

2008

Premiered by The Tallis Scholars  at Beverley Minster, as part of Beverley & East Riding Early Music Festival

 

Kerrin Tatman

Stabat Mater