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Jamal Aliyev wins 2nd Prize at the Windsor Festival International String Competition

We are delighted that the cellist Jamal Aliyev won 2nd Prize and the Audience Prize at the Windsor Festival International String Competition held in Windsor Castle on Saturday 30 March 2019. The jury included Pierre Amoyal (violin), Wolfram Christ (viola), David Strange (cello), James Williams (Director, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra), Alexander van Ingen (record producer) and Martin Denny (Windsor Festival director). In […]

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Giuseppe Guarrera – Verbier Academy Success

We are delighted that this summer the pianist Giuseppe Guarrera received a Tabor Foundation Award of CHF 5,000 at the Verbier Festival Academy.  The award is presented to deserving Academy musicians who are in need of financial support.


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Castalian String Quartet wins the inaugural Merito String Quartet Award/Valentin Erben Prize

The Castalian String Quartet, which has been chosen as the winner of the first Merito String Quartet Award/Valentin Erben Prize from among the five best-qualified quartets, is a young group based in London. The prize will be awarded at the Vienna Konzerthaus on 23 April 2018, when the Castalian String Quartet will treat the audience to a high-quality evening performance of works by Joseph Haydn and Robert Schumann.


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Castalian Quartet & Trio Isimsiz awarded BBT prizes!

We are delighted to announce that the Castalian String Quartet and Trio Isimsiz are Borletti-Buitoni Trust winners 2018, receiving Fellowships​ for the advancement of their musical careers across a broad range of projects and requirements.


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