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SIR ANTHONY LEWIS MEMORIAL PRIZE COMPETITION 2018

The Sir Anthony Lewis Memorial Prize Competition was established by the Musica Britannica Trust in 1986 in memory of the first General Editor and Chairman of Musica Britannica, Sir Anthony Lewis. Held every two years, the competition is for singers, keyboard players, or consorts.

The 2018 competition, for singers, was held on 28 March at the Royal Academy of Music, London. The judges were Mr Ian Partridge, Professor Julian Rushton, Dr Valerie Langfield, and Professor John Morehen. The following prizes were awarded:

First prizeCaroline Taylor (Royal Northern College of Music)
Second prizeStephen Whitford (King's College, Cambridge)
Accompanist's prizeWilliam Fox (Magdalen College, Oxford)