Musical contest in memory of Reg

NMAM 30-10-12 BE 10 110 th birthday of Reg Dean, Waltham House, Wirksworth. Seen with friend Norma Marshall.

NMAM 30-10-12 BE 10 110 th birthday of Reg Dean, Waltham House, Wirksworth. Seen with friend Norma Marshall.

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A contest in memory of one of the’s most famous residents is seeking the county’s most talented young musicians.

The Dalesman Male Voice Choir is holding its third annual Dalesman Student Award Scheme, which provides the winner with £500 and the crystal ‘Reg Dean trophy’– named after the former Wirksworth resident who died aged 110 last year.

Past winners included pianist Eleanor Kornas, of Darley Dale, who went on to become a music scholar at Trinity College Cambridge.

 

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