As we launch a new Series highlighting stories of some of the Glass Sellers Musicians. The Company awards the First Prize Annually to the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, Glass Sellers Beethoven Piano Prize. In 2017 the prize was won by Joon Yoon who later went on in 2018 to be one of the finalists and winner of the prestigious Guildhall School of Music and Drama, Gold Medal Competition 2018. In the October 2018 Joon Yoon performed in the Glass Sellers Concert 2018, Grosvenor Chapel, Mayfair, which has now become an Annual Concert and fund raiser for the Glass Sellers Charity Fund
Glass Sellers Award
Here is an update on the Winner and Runner Up of Glass Sellers Arts and Crafts Award 2019 and what they have been up to since attending the Annual Banquet in 1st November 2019
Plans for this year’s Worshipful Company of Glass Sellers Annual Concert are under way. This year the concert will move to St James Garlickhythe – the Glass Sellers Church and scheduled for Thursday 8th October 2020. (Note for your Diary)
Despite disruption caused by the Corona virus, an impressive number of Liverymen were able to be at the Court and Livery Dinner of the Worshipful Company of Glass Sellers of London on 10th March, alongside senior representatives from the glass manufacturing sector, glass artisans, distinguished guests and a wide spectrum of industry personalities.
The Annual Ravenscroft Lecture: “The Glass Age – from Antiquity to Ubiquity” was given by Paul Bingham, Professor of Glasses and Ceramics at Sheffield Hallam University on 19 February 2020.