Justin Strikes Gold at the Milton Keynes Music Festival
Lower Sixth student, Justin M, was awarded 2 Gold medals and 1 Silver medal for performances at the Milton Keynes Festival of the Arts for Dance, Music and Drama 2021. The Milton Keynes Festival of the Arts for Dance, Music and Drama is the largest and longest-running annual festival of performing arts for amateurs of all ages and levels of ability in Milton Keynes.
After entering the competition online, Justin was awarded joint 2nd place as the Milton Keynes Young Musician of the Year, won the Gold medal in the Piano Solo Baroque and Classical Classes, and another Silver medal in the Piano Solo Junior Recital Class.
Take a listen below to Justin performing Partita in C Minor by J.S Bach in the College Recital Room, which was awarded the Gold medal in the Baroque Class.
On top of these amazing achievements, Justin also recently entered the Blackheath Music Festival 2021 and achieved 1st place in the 16 & 17 year old 118 Class, 2nd place in the 12 years and over own composition 114 Class and 3rd place in the 16 & 17 year olds Class 108.
Many congratulations to Justin on all these fantastic achievements! Justin is one of our many talented music scholars at the College. To find out more about our Scholarships, please follow the link below.