Entry information - Choral

Please note registrations for the 2019 Boroondara Eisteddfod must be made through our competition website Stardom. Please read and agree to the General rules before completing your registration. 

Registrations close on 1 April 2019. Late entries will not be accepted. 

Choral section quick links

8.1 Primary School Choir – Years K-6

Date: 1pm, Sunday 26 May
Venue: Hawthorn Arts Centre
Registration Fee: $40
Time limit: 6 minutes
Requirements: Two contrasting pieces of own choice. Any combination of voices. Minimum of 15 singers.
Prizes: 1st – $300, 2nd – $180, 3rd – $120

Adjudicator: Carole Mackenzie
Participants who are either related to the adjudicator or have been taught privately by the adjudicator within 6 months prior to date of event are ineligible to participate in this section.

Accompanist:

Schools must provide their own accompanist. The accompaniment may only be for piano. The conductor may also act as the accompanist. No pre-recorded accompaniment is allowed in this section.

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8.2 Primary School Choir (non-competitive) – Years K-6

Date: 10:30am, Sunday 26 May
Venue: Hawthorn Arts Centre
Registration Fee: $40
Time limit: 6 minutes
Requirements: Two contrasting pieces of own choice. Any combination of voices. Minimum of 8 singers.
Eligibility: Choirs cannot be registered for this event if they enter 8.1
Prizes: In non-competitive sections, there is no placing or prizes. Participants will receive a participation certificate and written feedback from the adjudicator.

Adjudicator: Carole Mackenzie

Accompanist:
Schools must provide their own accompanist. The accompaniment may only be for piano. The conductor may also act as the accompanist. No pre-recorded accompaniment is allowed in this section.


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8.3 Secondary School Choir – Years 7-9

Date: 10:30am, Tuesday, 28 May
Venue: Hawthorn Arts Centre
Registration Fee: $40
Time limit: 8 minutes
Requirements: Two contrasting pieces of own choice. Any combination of voices. Minimum of 15 singers.
Prizes: 1st – $300, 2nd – $180, 3rd – $120

Adjudicator: Carole Mackenzie
Participants who are either related to the adjudicator or have been taught privately by the adjudicator within 6 months prior to date of event are ineligible to participate in this section.

Accompanist:
Schools must provide their own accompanist. The accompaniment may only be for piano. The conductor may also act as the accompanist. No pre-recorded accompaniment is allowed in this section.


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8.4 Secondary School Choir – Years 7-12

Date: 12pm, Tuesday 28 May
Venue: Hawthorn Arts Centre
Registration Fee: $40
Time limit: 8 minutes
Requirements: Two contrasting pieces of own choice. Any combination of voices. Minimum of 15 singers.
Prizes: 1st – $300, 2nd – $180, 3rd – $120

Adjudicator: Carole Mackenzie
Participants who are either related to the adjudicator or have been taught privately by the adjudicator within 6 months prior to date of event are ineligible to participate in this section.

Accompanist:
Schools must provide their own accompanist. The accompaniment may only be for piano. The conductor may also act as the accompanist. No pre-recorded accompaniment is allowed in this section.


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8.5 Secondary Vocal Ensemble – Years 7-12

Date: 2pm, Tuesday 28 May
Venue: Hawthorn Arts Centre
Registration Fee:
Time limit: 8 minutes
Requirements: Two contrasting pieces of own choice. Any combination of voices. 3 to 14 singers.
Prizes: 1st – $200, 2nd – $120, 3rd – $80

Adjudicator: Carole Mackenzie
Participants who are either related to the adjudicator or have been taught privately by the adjudicator within 6 months prior to date of event are ineligible to participate in this section.

Accompanist:
Schools must provide their own accompanist. The accompaniment may only be for piano. The conductor may also act as the accompanist. No pre-recorded accompaniment is allowed in this section.

 

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8.6 Choir / Vocal Ensemble (with accompaniment) – open

Date: 5pm, Sunday 26 May
Venue: Hawthorn Arts Centre
Registration Fee: $40
Time limit: 8 minutes
Requirements: Two contrasting pieces of own choice. Any combination of voices. Minimum of 4 singers.
Prizes: 1st – $300, 2nd – $180, 3rd – $120

Adjudicator: Carole Mackenzie
Participants who are either related to the adjudicator or have been taught privately by the adjudicator within 6 months prior to date of event are ineligible to participate in this section.

Accompanist:
Choirs / Vocals Ensembles must provide their own accompanist. The accompaniment may only be for piano. The conductor may also act as the accompanist. No pre-recorded accompaniment is allowed in this section.


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8.7 Choir / Vocal Ensemble (a capella) – open

Date: 7pm, Sunday 26 May
Venue: Hawthorn Arts Centre
Registration Fee: $40
Time limit: 8 minutes
Requirements: Two contrasting pieces of own choice. Any combination of voices. Minimum of 4 singers.
Prizes: 1st – $300, 2nd – $180, 3rd – $120

Adjudicator: Carole Mackenzie
Participants who are either related to the adjudicator or have been taught privately by the adjudicator within 6 months prior to date of event are ineligible to participate in this section.

Accompanist:

No accompaniment is allowed in this section.

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