Sir John Manduell has taken the decision to stand down as a Trustee; the RVW Trust is very grateful to him for his strong support for and contribution to the work of the Trust over the past 20 years.
We're pleased to announce that Vaughan Williams Bursaries for post-graduate composition study have been awarded to:
We are pleased to announce that Helen Faulkner has joined the board of Trustees.
The 2015 Vaughan Williams Scholarship award for post-graduate composition study was awarded to Nicholas Moroz at the Royal College of Music; four other awards were made to students at the Guildhall and the Royal Academy of Music.
In 2014 a total of £213,134 has been awarded to 112 projects.
Recent awards include:
This award for post-graduate composition study was awarded in 2014 to Joy Lisney. 5 smaller awards were made to students at 4 UK conservatoires.
Sally Groves, MBE, has joined the board of Trustees.
We are sad to announce the death on 31 December 2014 of Michael Kennedy, Trustee of the RVW Trust, Chairman of the Vaughan Williams Charitable Trust, and President of the Ralph Vaughan Williams Society.