Young musicians tune up for contest

Elizabeth Shelmerdine

Elizabeth Shelmerdine

First published in News

YOUNG musicians from West Oxfordshire will be vying to succeed Elizabeth Shelmerdine as the Young Musician of the Year at this year’s Concertante Society Young People’s Concert in Ascott-under-Wychwood.

The event takes place at the Tiddy Hall, in Shipton Road, at 7.30pm on Saturday.

Among those playing will be piano pupils of Pauline Carter, from the Roseneath School of Music, who teaches in Witney, Ascott and Shipton-under-Wychwood.

As well as the top title, the prizes include The Lavelle Cup, for scales and technical requirements, and awards for the most promising pupils at Combe and Leafield primary schools.

To reserve tickets, which cost £8 for adults and £4 for under-18s, call Mrs Carter on 01993 774568.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree