Entry information - Choral

Please note registrations for the 2019 Boroondara Eisteddfod have now closed. Late entries will not be accepted. 

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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.

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.

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.

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.

8.7 Choir / Vocal Ensemble (a capella) – open

Date: 3:30pm, 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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