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Entry information - Large Ensemble

Please note that registrations for performers have closed for the 2021 competition

7.1 Primary School Small Mixed Ensemble - Years K-6

Registrations open Monday 15 March 2021
Registrations close  5pm, Monday 26 April 2021
Video submissions open 12 noon, Thursday 15 July 2021
Video submissions close 5pm, Friday 16 July 2021
Reports emailed to entrants Friday 23 July 2021
Winner posted online Monday 26 July 2021

Registration fee: $40
Time limit: 4 minutes
Requirements: Music of own choice. Any combination of instruments, except for ensemble comprised of only strings. 4 to 14 performers.
Prizes: 1st - $200, 2nd – $120, 3rd – $80

Adjudicator: TBC
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: There is to be no accompaniment, unless it is performed by a student as part of the ensemble. Teachers may not perform with their ensemble. Apart from the conductor, no other teachers are allowed on stage.

Participants must read and agree to the General Rules before completing their registration. 

7.2 Primary School Large Mixed Ensemble – Years K-6

Registrations open Monday 15 March 2021
Registrations close 5pm, Monday 26 April 2021
Video submissions open 12 noon, Thursday 15 July 2021
Video submissions close 5pm, Friday 16 July 2021
Reports emailed to entrants Friday 23 July 2021
Winner posted online Monday 26 July 2021

Registration fee: $40
Time limit: 6 minutes
Requirements: Music of own choice. Any combination of instruments, except for ensemble comprised of only strings. Minimum 15 performers.
Prizes: 1st - $300, 2nd – $180, 3rd – $120

Adjudicator: TBC
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: There is to be no accompaniment, unless it is performed by a student as part of the ensemble. Teachers may not perform with their ensemble. Apart from the conductor, no other teachers are allowed on stage.

Participants must read and agree to the General Rules before completing their registration. 

7.3 Primary School String Ensemble – Years K-6

Registrations open Monday 15 March 2021
Registrations close 5pm, Monday 26 April 2021
Video submissions open 12 noon, Thursday 15 July 2021
Video submissions close 5pm, Friday 16 July 2021
Reports emailed to entrants Friday 23 July 2021
Winner posted online Monday 26 July 2021

Registration fee: $40
Time limit: 6 minutes
Requirements: Music of own choice. Any combination of instruments, except for ensemble comprised of only strings. Minimum 4 performers.
Prizes: 1st - $300, 2nd – $180, 3rd – $120

Adjudicator: TBC
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: There is to be no accompaniment in this section.

Participants must read and agree to the General Rules before completing their registration. 

7.4 Primary School Ensemble (non-competitive) – Years K-6

Registrations open Monday 15 March 2021
Registrations close 5pm, Monday 26 April 2021
Video submissions open 12 noon, Thursday 15 July 2021
Video submissions close 5pm, Friday 16 July 2021
Reports emailed to entrants Friday 23 July 2021
Winner posted online Monday 26 July 2021

Registration fee: $40
Time limit: 3 minutes
Requirements: Music of own choice. Any combination of instruments. Minimum 4 performers.
Eligibility: Ensembles cannot be registered for this event if they enter 7.1 to 7.3.
Prizes: In non-competitive sections, there is no placing or prizes. Participants will receive a participation certificate and written feedback from the adjudicator.

Adjudicator: TBC

Accompanist: There is to be no accompaniment, unless it is performed by a student as part of the ensemble. Teachers may not perform with their ensemble. Apart from the conductor, no other teachers are allowed on stage.

Participants must read and agree to the General Rules before completing their registration. 

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