OBE for Professor Joanna MacGregor
Liverpool Hope’s Professor of Musical Performance Joanna MacGregor, has been honoured in the Queen’s Jubilee Birthday Honours list.
Joanna, who is thought of as one of the world’s most wide-ranging and innovative musicians, has been appointed to the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in recognition of her services to music.
Joanna said: "Being appointed an OBE is a great thrill for me, and a lovely recognition of the importance of music in this country - particularly music that reaches all kinds of audiences, both young and contemporary. I'm very honoured!"