Oamaru songwriter Valemma Wright has won two international awards with her first song:
Valemma Wright’s motto has served her well: “Be realistic – expect a miracle”.
She has indeed landed one, winning two international awards for the first song she has ever written.
Wright was in Los Angeles to collect the honours at the Global Peace Song Awards on September 21 – United Nations World Peace Day.
Her song Peace to the World was sung live by tenor Cameron Barclay in the “classical, opera, a cappella” category. It won both the People’s Choice Award and the Social Media Award. . .