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Evelyn through to Regional Finals

28 Mar 2017

Evelyn Brenkley, year 9 pupil was the runner-up of the District Final of the Rotary Club Young Musician of the Year 2017 in Alnwick, and has been placed into the Regional Final in Edinburgh on the 1st April. Evelyn had secured a place into the district final after an outstanding performance in the Barnard Castle Rotary Young Musician of the Year Competition.

She is a recorder player and gave four fine performances using the alto, soprano and tenor recorders, playing works by Vaughan-Williams, as well as a haunting Japanese 21st century work, which creates on the tenor recorder sounds associated with the Japanese folk instrument, the Shakuhachi.