The Recipient of the 2019 ALMF Scholoarship
Deborah Helen Wright
After much deliberation the board of the ALMF were pleased to announce the recipient of this years Scholarship. Deb recieves this lovely trophy, $3000, a days recording with Brian Baker at The Bakery and mentorship from board members and other community minded local musicians. Deb and the other applicants this year also received free admission to the Pat Pattison Songwriting Masterclass held in January. The award was announced at theend on year ALMF concert at The Skylark Room in Upwey in November 2018. Last years award recipient, Charlie Bedford was on hand to deliver a round up of his career highlights for the year and how the award has helped him achieve some of his goals. We wish Deb all the best and hope that the award really gives a "Legg" up on her career!
The Alex Legg Memorial Foundation was established in 2015 to honour the legacy of songsmith and troubadour Alex Legg (1952-2014). The foundation seeks to further Alex's vision for mentoring emerging musical talent and preserving the memory of scores of Leggsongs.
The Foundation gives away an Annual Scholarship of $3000 plus recording time and mentoring to a lucky applicant. See ALMF Scholarship Submission Form in the menu above. We also hold "Stage and Songwriting " evenings monthly and other events to entertain and inform our music community.