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Launceston College Student impresses Top Brass at the BBC

Former Launceston College student Simon Dobson has won his third British Composer Award.  BBC Radio 3 hosted the high profile event at the British Museum in London where Simon won the award for his work ‘The Turing Test’.

‘The Turing Test’ is a piece composed to be performed by a Brass Band and is inspired by the life and work of Alan Turing, the English mathematician, computer scientist, logician, cryptanalyst, philosopher, and theoretical biologist. This piece has been performed all around the world and a full article can be read here https://www.4barsrest.com/news/detail.asp?id=35161.

To hear Simon’s award winning piece performed by the Valaisia Brass Band click here. https://youtu.be/r00spmNZNr8