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

4th April 2019

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 June Jamal makes his debut performing the Elgar Concerto with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra (22 June), and gives a recital broadcast by BBC Radio 3 at the St. Magnus Festival (24 June).
Upcoming concerts include an appearance on Classic FM Live at the Royal Albert Hall on Tuesday 23 April, performing the solo part in Karl Jenkins The Armed Man, and a recital in the Elgar Room of the Royal Albert Hall on Friday 3 May at 12.30 pm.