1st Prize at the Prague Spring International Competition!
Huw was delighted to win a clean sweep of prizes at the Prague Spring International Trumpet Competition! In addition to the First Prize, Huw won the Bohuslav Martinů Foundation Prize for the best performance of the Sonatina for Trumpet and Piano, The Czech Music Fund Foundation Prize for the best performance of the composition by Jiří Pohnán - Introduzione e 11 variazioni per tromba sola, and the Prize of the Krinner Instrumentenbau company (a wonderful B-flat rotary trumpet). In the final round, Huw performed the trumpet concertos of J.N. Hummel and Josef Matej. accompanied by the Prague Radio Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Radek Baborák. More information can be found here