sir charles groves award

Sir Charles Groves Prize

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.

2016 winner: Sir Karl Jenkins

One of the most performed living composers in the world, Sir Karl Jenkins’ prolific career spans the music worlds of classic, jazz, advertising and film. In 2015 he was confirmed as the most popular living composer in Classic FM’s 'Ultimate Hall of Fame'.

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