Musical talent rewarded

I though you might be amused at this photo  taken on 16th July  during the very wet  Rothbury Music festival ' 'Pauline Staff.
I though you might be amused at this photo taken on 16th July during the very wet Rothbury Music festival ' 'Pauline Staff.

THE talents of adults and youngsters were rewarded at Rothbury Traditional Music Festival.

Sean McQuire Trophy: Hannah Slater Patterson. Kay Stripp Cup: Phillipa Wellden. Kathryn Tickell Award: Maddy Cawthorn.

Highland drumming, novice: 1 T Barnes. Tenor drum, open: 1 K Walker. Highland piping pairs, novice: 1 J Aitken & G Cockburn. Highland piping, novice: 1 M Kerhouant; 2 M Nicholson. Intermediate: 1 M Kerhouant; 2 M Nicholson. Open: 1 J Aitken; 2 H Moor; 3 M Kerhouant. Accordian, open: 1 E Dickson; 2 R Oliver. Instrumental pairs, open: 1, best under 17 & best local S Lynch & J Oxnard; 2 H Wyness & R Rogers; 3 E & H Dickson. Original composition tune, open: 1 B Jacques; 2 G Birnie; 3 P Sloan. Fiddle, novice: 1 H Wyness; 2 J Cansfield; 3 M Cawthorn. Intermediate: 1 S Lynch; 2 O Calvert; 3 P Sloan. Open: 1 and best under 17 H Dickson; 2 & best local S Martin; 3 H Pawsey.

Whistle recorder, novice: 1 & best under-17 E Camsfield. Flute, open: 1 M Carr; 2 & best local A Jessop; 3 F Waddington. Traditional singing, women’s open: 1 and best under 15 J Oxnard; 2 J Mcclure; 3 and best local M Lane. Men’s open: 1 H Douglas; 2 T Landles; 3 C Colburn. Original composition song, open: 1 H Douglas; 2 J Wigfield; 3 & best local J Wilkinson. Dialect poetry, novice: 1 J Raf. Open: 1 A Lunan Cowan. Miscellaneous instrument, open: 1 J Little; 2 D Appleby; 3 & best under 17 C Martin. Northumbrian pipes new tune, open: 1 & 2 J Say. Piping pairs, open: 1 M Searle & B Telfer; 2 C & H Taylor. Northumbrian pipes, novice and intermediate: 1 P Taylor. Open: 1 P Morgan; 2, best under 17 & best local T Selden; 3 C Taylor. Ceilidh band, open: 1 and best under 17: Wor Side of the Border; 2 Stocksfield Stompers; 3 Cakes and Ceilidhs.

Rothbury First School. S olo instrument: 1 A Maxwell; 2 K Cawthorn; 3 P Wellden. Duet instrument: 1 R Wyld & L English; 2 P Wellden & L Hackett; 3 F Hesler & J Burke. Group instrument: 1 Three Valleys Cluster Band.

Thropton First School, solo singing: 1 S Newstead.

Dr Thomlinson’s Middle School. Solo instrument: 1 S Martin; 2 J Cansfield; 3 E Cansfield. Duet instrument: 1 M Cawthorn & I Maxwell; 2 Cakes & Ceildh. Solo singing: 1 M Cawthorn; 2 A Heslop.