Competition Results 2021
Many thanks to Prof Stephen Darlington for hours of hard work watching the video entries.
The results of the 2021 competition are as follows:
(£25 prize sponsored by Viscount Organs Wales)
Winner: Benedict Tanner
Highly Commended: Joe Hyam, James Lilley
Commended: Sophia Middleton, Gavin Phelps, Zihan Wang.
(£50 prize sponsored by Viscount Organs Wales)
Winner: Christopher Brain
Commended: Saralynn Culpepper, Ischia Gooda, Louis Young.
(£75 prize sponsored by the Royal College of Organists)
Winner: Francois Cloete
Highly commended: Oscar Louis Colliar
Commended: Davon Halim, Miriam Reveley
Francois Cloete of Wells Cathedral School (winner, Advanced Class), played Bach's Prelude in D, BWV 532, and Messiaen's Transports de Joie
Christopher Brain of Winchester College (winner, Intermediate class), played Buxtehude's Praeludium in D, BuxWV 139
Benedict Tanner of Rugby School (winner, Novice class), played Bach's Orgelbuchlein Prelude, 'Ich ruf zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ', BWV 639