Vaughan Williams Bursaries 2018

We are very pleased to announce that Vaughan Williams Bursaries for post-graduate composition study have been awarded to:

Sir John Manduell

We are very sad to report the death of Sir John Manduell on 25 October 2017 at the age of 89. Sir John, a Trustee of the RVW Trust from 1998 until his retirement earlier this year, was Head of the BBC Music Programme from 1964-68, Founding Principal of the Royal Northern College of Music, and Director of Cheltenham Music Festival (1969-1994).