On Friday 1st February, Shrewsbury hosted one of the regional rounds for the 2013 Pro Corda National Chamber Music Competition. All five groups that performed did so to an extremely professional level and received some fine adjudication comments.
Four of the Shrewsbury groups have been selected to perform at the semi-final on Friday 8th March at Abingdon School, and those groups are:
Brahms Trio (Dorit Hasselberg, Awen Blandford & Allen Yu)
Prokofiev Sextet (Dorit Hasselberg, Calvin Chan, Jonathan Cheng, Andrew Spicer, Awen Blandford & Galin Ganchev)
Rimsky Korsakov Piano & Wind Quintet (Henry Kennedy, Imogen Richardson, Fiona Lau, Laurence Jeffcoate & Joshua Wong)
Schubert Trio (Sienna Holmes, Dorit Hasselberg & Allen Yu)