Royal Academy of Music Bach Prize

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Royal Academy of Music Bach Prize
Awarded for"an individual who has made an outstanding contribution to the performance and/or scholarly study of the music of Johann Sebastian Bach."
Sponsored byKohn Foundation
LocationLondon
CountryUnited Kingdom
Presented byRoyal Academy of Music
Reward(s)£10,000
First awarded2006
Websitewww.ram.ac.uk/about-us/about-the-academy/the-bach-prize

The Royal Academy of Music Bach Prize is an award given by the Royal Academy of Music in London. It is sponsored by the Kohn Foundation, and given to performers and scholars who have made an outstanding contribution to the music of Johann Sebastian Bach.[1][2]

Recipients have been:

The prize is worth £10,000 and the panel of the prize consists of the principal of the Royal Academy of Music, a previous winner of the prize and Ralph Kohn.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Bach Prize". Royal Academy of Music. London. 2017. Retrieved 4 November 2017.
  2. ^ "Rachel Podger awarded Bach Prize". Royal Academy of Music. 2015. Retrieved 22 October 2015.
  3. ^ "About the performer: András Schiff". Los Angeles Philharmonic. Retrieved 2010-01-01.
  4. ^ "John Eliot Gardiner". Monteverdi Choir. Retrieved 2013-01-01.
  5. ^ Malcolm Miller. "A Potent Alchemy". Retrieved 2010-01-01.
  6. ^ Royal Academy of Music (November 28, 2014). "Murray Perahia directs Bach". London: Royal Academy of Music. Retrieved 22 October 2015.
  7. ^ Royal Academy of Music (May 27, 2014). "Ton Koopman awarded Bach Prize". London: Royal Academy of Music. Retrieved 22 October 2015.
  8. ^ Royal Academy of Music (February 12, 2015). "Rachel Podger awarded Bach Prize". London: Royal Academy of Music. Retrieved 22 October 2015.
  9. ^ "Philippe Herreweghe wins Bach Prize". Royal Academy of Music. London. 6 May 2016. Retrieved 4 November 2017.