Young Musician and Musician of the Year 2017

The Radcliffe Centre Tuesday 2nd May

Such an impressive range of talent led to some tough decisions for our judges, especially for Mrs Anderson, who kindly returned for the evening, and had the final call!

Young Musician of the year 

Ruby Cooke (Vocals)

Musician of the Year

Josie Shuker (Piano)

Highly Commended

Jasmin Ponte (Piano)

Rory Hill (Piano)

George Highton (Drums)

Isobel Byron (Saxophone)

Our thanks to the Music teams across the school, Mrs Morgan, Mr Startin, Mrs Cuin-Wilson and to Mrs Anderson.  Many thanks to the parents and families who came to support the event.


Extra special thanks to Mrs Cuin-Wilson who worked tirelessly in the lead up to this event and for accompanying virtually every performer on the evening.


Mr. Powell

Director of Music

Head of Performing Arts

Akeley Wood Senior School


Junior School Contact Numbers

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01908 571231
Admission number
01908 555803

Senior School Contact Numbers

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01280 860182
Admission number
01280 828122

Senior & Sixth Form Contact Numbers

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01280 814110
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01280 828122