Welcome to the web site for Rickmansworth Young Musician of the Year.  

Rickmansworth Rotary Club in association with Chorleywood Music and Three Rivers Music Society presents:

After an exciting, breathtaking round of performances during the final concert on Saturday 30th June, we are proud to present our winner Willard Carter (Cello), and many congratulations to all finalists for their outstanding musicianship.

1st Willard Carter (Cello)

2nd Alex Pullen (Marimba)

3rd Magdalene Ho (Piano)

Recommendation: Louisa Kataria (Saxophone)


2018 Finalists: 

(from left) Madelene Ho (Piano), Juliana Niu (Piano), Louisa Kataria (Saxophone), Harjivan Singh (Piano), Willard Carter (Cello), Alex Pullen (Marimba), Jessie Lewis (Violin) and Abi Lewis (Clarinet) 

Also featured in photo: Andrew McFarlane of Chorleywood Music (left) and Brian O'Dollier of RYMY (right)

2018 Category winners: 

Willard Carter (Strings), Emily Nicolas (Brass), Madelene Ho (Piano), Louisa Kataria (Woodwind)

Trophies sponsored by Chorleywood Music.

Our Sponsors
  • Rotary Club of Rickmansworth

    Rotary members give their time and talents to serve communities both at home and overseas. These dedicated men and women from business and professions share a common interest in helping others.

  • Three Rivers Music Society

    TRMS, a registered charity, was established in 1975. Since then it has staged concerts and recitals of the highest standards, concentrating primarily on the most promising artists in the early stages of their careers.

  • Chorleywood Music

    Founded in 2016 by Andrew McFarlane and Christine Deeley, Chorleywood Music is a community music society for classical musicians in Chorleywood and nearby villages.

Winner of RYMY 2018
Photo: Willard Carter - cellist - is the 2018 winner, is being presented his certificate and cheque by Cllr Phil Williams, Chairman of Three Rivers District Council.
Further pictures of the 2018 Finalists and previous winners are noted in the Picture Gallery.

 © 2018 Rickmansworth Young Musician of the Year
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