RIAM Flute Student takes top award

October 272017

Amy Gillen, a 4th year Bachelor student at the RIAM, was awarded the Gaiety Bursary by the Royal Irish Academy of Music to attend the Sir James Galway Flute Festival 2017, in Weggis, Swizterland.

She was subsequently awarded the Sir James Galway Rising Star Award, chosen by Sir James, and a 14K Gold Nagahara Head Joint at the Festival.

As part of the Rising Star Award, Amy will give a recital at next year’s Galway Flute Festival, Switzerland.