2018 String Quartet Competition Prizes

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First Prize – The Harry M Weinrebe Prize: £10,000
Kindly donated by The Dorset Foundation
Second Prize: £6,000
Kindly donated by Henry and Suzanne Davis
Third Prize: £3,000
Kindly donated by an anonymous donor in memory of Sonia Withers who was an impassioned lover of chamber music

Special Prizes

The Sidney Griller Award: £1,000 – for the best performance of Thomas Adès The Four Quarters in the Preliminary Round
Kindly donated by an anonymous donor
Haydn Prize: £1,000 – for the best performance of a Haydn quartet in the Preliminary RoundKindly donated by The Nicholas Boas Charitable Trust
The Bram Eldering Beethoven Prize: £1,200 – for the best performance of a Beethoven quartet in the Semi-finals
Kindly donated by the Eldering/Goecke family

Professional development prizes to be announced.