The final of our District Young Musician took place at Dr. Challoner’s High School in Little Chalfont. What a wonderful way to spend a Sunday afternoon listening to some very talented singers and instrumentalists. Greg Bealing sponsored by Chesham playing the violin won the instrumentalist section and Lucy Howitt sponsored by Amersham playing the harp was adjudged runner-up. Eve Charnley sponsored by Luton Someries won the vocalist section,
Music is the international language and Great Britain and Ireland is home to some of the most talented young instrumentalists and vocalists in the world. We celebrate this talent with a sequence of competitions that offer thousands of young people the chance to demonstrate their musical skills whether classical or modern.
The Rotary Young Musician competition provides a stage for musical talent to shine in regional competitions before the grand final itself. Starting with club level competitions, winners progress to district events followed by regional contests with the hope of appearing at the national final. This four stage national competition aims to encourage development of musical talent and offers young people;
Experience of performing on a public stage
Opportunity to showcase their musical talent
Impartial feedback of performance by experienced adjudicators.
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Chesham Rotary Club would like to thank residents and visitors to Chesham who supported our Christmas Float over the Christmas period and made our collections for local charities such a success. You can donate heremore
On Tuesday 17th July 2018 the annual titanic struggle took place between opposing teams for the 'Texas Scramble’ golfing match. This was followed by the putting competition and supper organised and hosted by Inner Wheel.more
This was an incredible show of local talent by children and adults from Chesham and surrounding area. The versatility, inspiration and professionalism shown by the artistes was absolutely amazing.more
Thousands of youngsters take part every year in our youth competitions which in most cases take the form of regional heats followed by a national final. The majority are categorised into junior, intermediate and advanced age groups.more