The Sarah Markham Saxophone Award 2017
This year’s recipient of the Sarah Markham Saxophone Award is Felicity Evans-Waite.

She wins a cash award from me, reeds from Vandoren, and a voucher from Yamaha music shop (London).

Felicity has just graduated from the University of Durham. She completed her degree with a First in both her double recital and contemporary performance modules.



Previous winners of the Sarah Markham Saxophone Award:

2016 Kenneth Wilkinson (University of Huddersfield)
Kenneth is continuing a Masters in Research (performance) at the University of Huddersfield. He is also a founder member of the saxophone ensemble Quirk.

2015 Lucy Fox (Leeds College of Music)
Lucy has just completed the first year of her Masters at Birmingham Conservatoire, studying with Naomi Sullivan.

2014 Matthew Rawlins (Leeds College of Music)
2014 Savannah Brown (Royal College of Music Junior Department)
Matt is currently studying with Raaf Hekkema at the Royal Conservatoire, The Hague.
Savannah has just completed her second year at the Royal Academy of Music, London as a first study violinist.

2013 Nathan Hull (Leeds College of Music)
Nathan went on to study with Rob Buckland at the Royal Northern College of Music and is now working as a freelance saxophonist in Yorkshire.


Many thanks to Vandoren and Yamaha for their support of this award.
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The
Sarah Markham
Saxophone
Award
The award is given each year to one of my most outstanding graduating students.