Chiltern Music Academy Wins Award

Chiltern Music Academy, whose recorder classes are featured in our Regular Classes page, won the Best Musical Initiative award at the Music Teacher Awards for Excellence at a ceremony in London on Thursday night. Classic FM presenter Margherita Taylor, who hosted the evening, said that CMA is ‘a model to inspire others’.Starting from scratch in September 2014, Chiltern Music Academy now has more than 500 active members. The judges applauded CMA for its courage, energy and warmth, offering young musicians enjoyment, a sense of belonging and incredible opportunities to broaden their musical horizons.”This achievement is testament to the enthusiasm, energy and dedication of the teachers, parents, students and supporters of CMA” said CMA Principal Andy Rogers. “High Wycombe is officially a centre of excellence: Play, Passion, Performance!”For more information about Chiltern Music Academy, see their website.