Pro Corda student wins BBC Young Musician 2016

May 16, 2016

Pro Corda student cellist, Sheku Kanneh-Mason, who attends the senior course and Junior Royal Academy of Music, has triumphed to become BBC Young Musician of the Year at last night's finals held at the Barbican.

Sheku played Shostakovich's Cello Concerto No. 1 to scoop the top prize in front of the panel which included BBC Proms Director David Pickard and composer Dobrinka Tabakova.

Last updated: May 16, 2016 @ 13:45