2018 Winners

We are delighted to announce the winners for the 2018 Music Teacher Awards for Excellence, presented at a black-tie gala dinner and ceremony on 21 February by Classic FM’s Anne-Marie Minhall.

Created to celebrate excellence in music education, over 280 industry guests attended the evening at the Sheraton Grand London Park Lane, Mayfair- including teachers, musicians and VIPs – representing the best and brightest figures in performing arts education.

BEST MUSICAL INITIATIVE

Sponsored by the Royal Marines Band Service

Infinity Orchestra (Surrey Music Hub)

BEST PRINT RESOURCE

Sponsored by the Schools Printed Music Licence

The Intermediate Pianist (by Heather Hammond & Karen Marshall, published by Faber Music)

BEST MUSICAL THEATRE EDUCATION RESOURCE

Sponsored by the Schools Printed Music Licence

Matilda School Resources

BEST SCHOOL MUSIC DEPARTMENT

Sponsored by the MMA

The Premier Academy, Milton Keynes

MUSIC EDUCATION COUNCIL MAJOR AWARD

Sponsored by the Music Education Council

Birmingham Music Education Partnership

MUSICIANS' UNION INSPIRATION AWARD

Sponsored by the Musicians’ Union

Jo White, a community musician who increases the reach of music in healthcare through Rhythmix’s Wishing Well project

MUSIC TEACHER MAGAZINE EDITOR'S AWARD

Sponsored by elenacobb.com

Sing Up

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

Sponsored by the Incorporated Society of Musicians

David Vinden (Kodály Centre of London, Purcell School)

BEST MUSIC EDUCATION PRODUCT

Sponsored by Allianz Musical Insurance

Being a Head of Music: A survival guide (by Patrick Gazard, Jane Werry & David Ashworth)

EXCELLENCE IN PRIMARY/EARLY YEARS

Singing Schools (The Voices Foundation & David Ross Education Trust)

BEST DIGITAL/TECHNOLOGICAL RESOURCE

VIP Studio Sessions (Charanga)

BEST SEND RESOURCE

The Short Guide to Accessible Music Education (compiled by Emma Lines, Drake Music Scotland and Jonathan Westrup, Drake Music, with the support of the Music Education Council ASN/SEND Working Group)

BEST CLASSICAL MUSIC EDUCATION INITIATIVE

Sponsored by Classic FM

“Wassail! Carols of Comfort and Joy” (Alexander L’Estrange & United Learning)

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