Recipients

Recipients of the Elgar Bursary

2014 Nicola LeFanu
Orchestral work premiered by the BBC Symphony Orchestra in February 2017

2010 Jonathan Lloyd
Old Racket (for strings)
Premiered on Friday 12 April 2013 at the Barbican Centre by the BBC Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Sir Andrew Davis
New Balls (for winds)
Premiered on Friday 17 May 2013 at the Barbican Centre by the BBC Symphony Orchestra, conducted by James Gaffigan

2008 Edwin Roxburgh:Concerto for Orchestra
Premiered on Friday 8 October 2010 at the Barbican Centre by the BBC Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Sir Andrew Davis

2005 Dominic Muldowney:Tsunami
Settings of poems by James Fenton.
Premiered on Friday 9 May 2008 at the Barbican Centre by the BBC Symphony Orchestra, Philip Quast baritone and conducted by Sir Andrew Davis.

2002 Lyell Cresswell:Ara Kopikopiko
Premiered on 29 April 2005 at the Barbican Centre by the BBC Symphony Orchestra conducted by David Porcelijn.

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