Burgett Family Prize 2016

Posted on November 28, 2016

James Harrison (Y11) has been awarded the 2016 Burgett Family Prize for Music.

The Burgett Family Prize, sponsored by Mr and Mrs Les Burgett, is awarded to one student in Year 11 who achieved the highest marks in Music 1 or 2 and who also plans to continues with Music into Year 12.

This award has been sponsored by the Burgett Family since 2000, the year their son Greg completed his schooling at the College. Greg was an excellent student of music and continued his studies at university. He is now an accomplished performer and instrumental teacher.

Each year the recipient of this award is acknowledged on the perpetual shield on display in the Br Louis Music Centre. He also receives a monetary gift of $750 from the Burgett family, which is to be used toward further music tuition or equipment that will aid hin in his chosen area of performance, composition, or musicology.

James was presented with the award by Mr and Mrs Burgett at a Headmaster’s Assembly on 27 November.