sir charles groves award

Sir Karl Jenkins wins Sir Charles Groves Prize

Making Music has awarded the 2016 Sir Charles Groves Prize to Sir Karl Jenkins. One of the most

Sir Charles Groves Prize

We established the Sir Charles Groves Prize in 1990 in recognition of the outstanding contribution that individuals and organisations make to the cultural life of communities in the UK.

The prize honours the remarkable contribution of Sir Charles to both amateur music, as a former president of Making Music, and to British musicianship and composition. It was launched to mark the renowned conductor's 75th birthday.