February 2022

The Harrison-Frank Family Foundation Award

Beginning February 2022, we gave out 8 bursaries á £3,000 to one violin student of each of the 8 music conservatories in the UK. The award money is intended to help with costs such as tuition fee, instrument equipment or maintenance, projects, masterclasses, competitions, or simply living expenses and travel.

The HFF Foundation Award winners for the academic year 2021/22 are:

Royal Academy of Music
Daniel Stroud
Royal College of Music
Emmanuel Webb
Guildhall School of Music and Drama
Kryštof Kohout
Trinity Laban
Greta Papa
Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
 Yuzhe Wang
Royal Northern College of Music
Bruno Robalo
Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama
Elliot Kempton
Royal Scottish Conservatory
Scott Bryant

LARKmusic Magazine, Issue 7, August 2018

September 2017

Huge congratulations to the Maxwell Quartet for winning the Trondheim International Chamber Music Competition on 30 September 2017. Both violinists have instruments on loan from the Harrison-Frank Family Foundation: Colin Scobie plays the violin by Paolo Castello, Genoa c.1770, and George Smith plays the violin by Bernardus Calcanius, Genoa c.1740, and uses the bow by Albert Nurnberger from 1930. Please read the article about their success in The Strad Magazine.