Entry information - Strings

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

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

Strings sections 

3.1 Strings Solo – 9 years and under

Date: 9am, Saturday 18 May
Venue: Hawthorn Arts Centre
Registration fee: $25
Time limit: 3 minutes
Requirements: music of own choice for violin, viola, cello or double bass
Prizes: 1st – $30 voucher, 2nd – $20 voucher, 3rd – $10 voucher

Adjudicator: Sonia Rogers
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: Nicholas Young (
[email protected] – 0434 742 667)
Accompanist fee: $10
The accompanist fee is payable at the time of entry and covers the performance only. The official accompanist must be advised of repertoire directly by the entrant no later than 14 days prior to the scheduled event. Rehearsals are strongly encouraged and ed directly with the accompanist. These will incur additional fees as determined by the accompanist. Entrants may use their own accompanist by private arrangement. Pre-recorded accompaniment is not permitted for this section.

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3.2 Strings Solo – 12 years and under

Date: 11am, Saturday 18 May
Venue: Hawthorn Arts Centre
Registration fee: $25
Time limit: 3 minutes
Requirements: music of own choice for violin, viola, cello or double bass
Prizes: 1st - $50 voucher, 2nd - $30 voucher, 3rd - $20 voucher

Adjudicator: Sonia Rogers
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: Nicholas Young (
[email protected] – 0434 742 667)
Accompanist fee: $10
T
he accompanist fee is payable at the time of entry and covers the performance only. The official accompanist must be advised of repertoire directly by the entrant no later than 14 days prior to the scheduled event. Rehearsals are strongly encouraged and ed directly with the accompanist. These will incur additional fees as determined by the accompanist. Entrants may use their own accompanist by private arrangement. Pre-recorded accompaniment is not permitted for this section.

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3.3 Strings Solo – 15 years and under

Date: 11am, Saturday 25 May
Venue: Hawthorn Arts Centre
Registration fee: $25
Time limit: 5 minutes
Requirements: music of own choice for for violin, viola, cello or double bass
Prizes: 1st – $60, 2nd – $35, 3rd – $25

Adjudicator: Sonia Rogers
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: Anne Lewitzka ([email protected] – 0455 848 209)
Accompanist fee: $10
T
he accompanist fee is payable at the time of entry and covers the performance only. The official accompanist must be advised of repertoire directly by the entrant no later than 14 days prior to the scheduled event. Rehearsals are strongly encouraged and ed directly with the accompanist. These will incur additional fees as determined by the accompanist. Entrants may use their own accompanist by private arrangement. Pre-recorded accompaniment is not permitted for this section.

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3.4 Strings Solo – 18 years and under

Date: 6:30pm, Friday 24 May
Venue: Hawthorn Arts Centre
Registration fee: $25
Time limit: 8 minutes
Requirements: music of own choice for violin, viola, cello or double bass
Prizes: 1st – $90, 2nd – $55, 3rd – $35

Adjudicator: William Hennessy
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: Stewart Kelly ([email protected] – 0403 052 165)
Accompanist fee: $10
T
he accompanist fee is payable at the time of entry and covers the performance only. The official accompanist must be advised of repertoire directly by the entrant no later than 14 days prior to the scheduled event. Rehearsals are strongly encouraged and ed directly with the accompanist. These will incur additional fees as determined by the accompanist. Entrants may use their own accompanist by private arrangement. Pre-recorded accompaniment is not permitted for this section.

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3.5 Strings Solo – Open

Date: 6:30pm, Monday 27 May & 6:30pm, Tuesday 28 May (Winners announced at conclusion of Tuesday 28 May session)
Venue: Hawthorn Arts Centre
Registration fee: $25
Time limit: 12 minutes
Requirements: two works of own choice for violin, viola, cello or double bass
Prizes: 1st – $125, 2nd – $75, 3rd – $50

Adjudicator: William Hennessy
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: Nicholas Young (
[email protected] – 0434 742 667)
Accompanist fee: $10
The 
accompanist fee is payable at the time of entry and covers the performance only. The official accompanist must be advised of repertoire directly by the entrant no later than 14 days prior to the scheduled event. Rehearsals are strongly encouraged and ed directly with the accompanist. These will incur additional fees as determined by the accompanist. Entrants may use their own accompanist by private arrangement. Pre-recorded accompaniment is not permitted for this section.

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3.6 Strings Solo (non-competitive) – 18 years and under

Date: 9am, Saturday 25 May
Venue: Hawthorn Arts Centre
Registration fee: $25
Time limit: 5 minutes
Requirements: music of own choice for violin, viola, cello or double bass

Eligibility: participants cannot register for this event if they enter any section from 3.1 – 3.5

Prizes: In non-competitive sections, there is no placing or prizes. Participants will receive a participation certificate and written feedback from the adjudicator.

Adjudicator: Sonia Rogers

Accompanist: Anne Lewitzka ([email protected] or 0455 848 209)

Accompanist fee: $10
The accompanist fee is payable at the time of entry and covers the performance only. The official accompanist must be advised of repertoire directly by the entrant no later than 14 days prior to the scheduled event. Rehearsals are strongly encouraged and ed directly with the accompanist. These will incur additional fees as determined by the accompanist. Entrants may use their own accompanist by private arrangement. Pre-recorded accompaniment is not permitted for this section.
 

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