Click on the links below to listen to recordings of some of the winning entries in the Cambridge Young Composer of the Year Competition.
Pieces performed by members of the Ligeti Quartet and recorded at the competition finals at West Road Concert Hall, Cambridge on 1 November 2015.
Cambridge Young Composer of the Year 2015/16 and winner of the 15-17 year age group:
Dominic Wills: The Balance of Power (For string quartet)
Winner of the 12-14 year age group:
Jacob Fitzgerald: Power of Nature (For two violins)
Winner of the 11 years and under age group
Oliver Mavaddat-Rhys: Lost in the Mirror of Power (For string quartet)
The Ligeti Quartet also performed the world premiere of 'Escape' by Joseph Reynolds. This piece was commissioned as part of Joseph's prize for winning the Cambridge Young Composer of the Year 2014/15 competition.
Joseph Reynolds: Escape (For string quartet)