UK’s finest young musical talent recognised with prestigious awards

Making Music, the UK’s membership organisation for leisure-time music groups, is delighted to announce the new 2018 Philip

Sir Karl Jenkins presented with prize at world première performance of Symphonic Adiemus

Making Music Executive Director, Barbara Eifler, presented the 2016 Sir Charles Groves Prize to Sir Karl Jenkins at a concert on

Press release: Chester music-lover wins Lady Hilary Groves Prize


Chester music-lover awarded national prize for lifelong service to community music

Epic Awards 2016: Nominate now!

Are you involved in a group that is doing something new and interesting? Have you struck up an interesting collaboration, inspired others or solved a problem in your home town?


Making Music presents awards and prizes to individual musicians, groups and organisations in both the leisure-time and professional sector.

Some of these, such as the Groves Prizes, recognise lifelong contributions to the musical life of the UK. The music awards celebrate the music creators, arrangers and innovative new music projects that leisure-time music groups are involved with.