Margaret Wegener was born on April 10th , 1920 in Hendon, London.
She was educated at St. Joseph's Convent School, the Maria Grey College (London University) and Streatham Hill Froebel Training College.
special subject was music.
inspiration came from her
father, a talented pianist.
interest in the music of the Church of England
, and composed pieces for her
local church choir as well as playing the organ.
In 1947 she
married Hans Wegener, and they had a daughter.
has made her
living as a music teacher in a number of state pri
and secondary schools, and also several private schools including Head of Gaston School, Whitstable
She was Director of Music at Barton Court School, Canterbury, and Ellington School, Ramsgate.
retired from teaching in 1980 to devote the rest of her
life to composition.
She has held various positions as organist and choir trainer, including St. John's at West Hendon, St. Mary's at Woodnewton in Peterborough, St. Dunstan's at Canterbury and St. Ffraid's, Glyn Ceiriog's Parish Church.
was then asked to adapt it for the Welsh service for Hugh Davies at St. Asaph's Cathedral
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