Eleven competitors from schools in the Telford area took part in the first round of the RIBI Young Musician competition.
In 2016 The Rotary Club of Wellington sponsored a 12-year-old competitor, Lillianne Ward from Charlton School in Wellington. She sang two pieces, Pie Jesu by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Defying Gravity by Stephen Proctor. Unfortunately Lillianne did not make it to the next round.
The winners were Voice – Annabel Rockett from Bridgnorth Endowed School sponsored by The Rotary Club of Ironbridge and Piano – Barnaby Dowdeswell from Abraham Darby Academy sponsored by The Rotary Club of Ironbridge. The photograph shows the winners with members of local Rotary Clubs.