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Rotary Wheel

T he Methodist Church, Chester-le-Street, Co Durham,
on Saturday 2nd February 2019 at 7.00 pm.
This is an annual competition for aspiring local Musicians, sponsored by the Rotary Club of Chester-le-Street.
Organised by the committee of 'The James Etherington Music Trust' Awards.

Photographs courtesy of Rotarian Brian Corker PHF, Rotary Club of Chester-le-Street.



          President David Lindley, Rotary Club of Chester-le-Street,           James Etherington Music Awards Trophy.

                    declares the competition open.


Stephen Wroe - Treasurer, The James Etherington Music Trust, welcoming the participants to this year's music awards.


Peter Barker - Chairman, The James Etherington Music Trust,
Introduces Each of the Contestants

First Place:  Felix Collins, Classical Guitar

Joint Second Place: Jeremy Chan, Piano
                         Joint Second Place: Faith Whitely, Flute


Joint Second Place: Dolly He, Piano

Caitlin Hedley    
                                                                                         Thomas Rundle

Moses Hung                                        Lucy Grenham-Bradley

Presentations to the participants by Lester Crawford,

Husband of Margaret Crawford, a former Trustee of the Etherington Music Trust:

who sadly passed away last year.


The Winner, Felix Collins, receiving 'The James Etherington Trophy' from Lester Crawford and his Winner's cheque for £350.
                Equal Second Place: Faith Whitelely receiving                  Equal Second Place: Dolly He has received
                 her award 0f £150 from Lester Crawford.                     her award of £150 from Lester Crawford.

Equal Second Place: FJeremy Chan has received his award of £150 from Lester Crawford

Caitlin Hedley, Cornet & Singer                            Runner-up: Moses Hung, Piano


  Lucy Grenham-Bradley                               Runner-up: Thomas Rundle


All contestants after Presentations


1st  Prize - Felix Collins   Joint 2nd Prize - Jeremy Chan, Dolly He & Faith Whitely.

Lester Crawford, giving the final 'Thank you' to all concerned.

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