Entry information - Vocal

Vocal sections

2.1 Classical Vocal Solo – 18 years and under

Submissions open 9am, Tuesday 21 April 2020
Submissions close 5pm, Wednesday 22 April 2020
Reports emailed to entrants  Tuesday 28 April 2020
Winner posted online Wednesday 29 April 2020

Time limit: 6 minutes
Requirements: Music of own choice within classical styles of vocal music
Prizes: 1st – $90, 2nd - $55, 3rd – $30

Accompaniment: Accompaniment requirements have been lifted. More information on accompaniments.  

Supporter: The Robert Salzer Foundation

2.2 Oratorio / Cantata Solo – Open

Submissions open 9am, Wednesday 22 April 2020
Submissions close 5pm, Thursday 23 April 2020
Reports emailed to entrants  Wednesday 29 April 2020
Winner posted online Thursday 30 April 2020

Time limit: 6 minutes
Requirements: Oratorio or cantata of own choice
Prizes: 1st – $125, 2nd – $75, 3rd – $50

Accompaniment: Accompaniment requirements have been lifted. More information on accompaniments

Supporter: The Robert Salzer Foundation

2.3 Art Song / Lieder Solo – Open

Submissions open 9am, Thursday 16 April 2020
Submissions close 5pm, Friday 17 April 2020
Reports emailed to entrants  Thursday 23 April 2020
Winner posted online Friday 24 April 2020

Time limit: 6 minutes
Requirements: Art song or lieder of own choice
Prizes: 1st – $125, 2nd – $75, 3rd – $50

Accompaniment: Accompaniment requirements have been lifted. More information on accompaniments

Supporter: The Robert Salzer Foundation

2.4 Classical Vocal Championship - Open

Submissions open 9am, Tuesday 5 May 2020
Submissions close 5pm, Wednesday 6 May 2020
Reports emailed to entrants  Tuesday 12 May 2020
Winner posted online Wednesday 13 May 2020

Time limit: Heats - 8 minutes, Final - 12 minutes
Requirements: Heats - one operatic aria of own choice. Final - finalists must perform the operatic aria from their heats together with one other contrasting classical piece of their own choice (e.g. lieder or art song), which has not been sung in any other section at this year’s Eisteddfod.
Eligibility: Participants must have also performed in either Section 2.1, 2.2 or 2.3
Prizes: 1st – $800, 2nd – $500, 3rd – $300

Accompaniment: Accompaniment requirements have been lifted. More information on accompaniments

Supporter: The Robert Salzer Foundation

2.5 Contemporary Vocal Solo – 14 years and under

Submissions open 9am, Monday 11 May 2020
Submissions close 5pm, Tuesday 12 May 2020
Reports emailed to entrants  Saturday 16 May 2020
Winner posted online Sunday 17 May 2020

Time limit: 4 minutes
Requirements: Song of own choice. Contemporary styles – not musical theatre.
Prizes: 1st – $60, 2nd – $35, 3rd – $25

Accompaniment: Accompaniment requirements have been lifted. More information on accompaniments

2.6 Contemporary Vocal Solo – 18 years and under

Submissions open 9am, Tuesday 12 May 2020
Submissions close 5pm, Wednesday 13 May 2020
Reports emailed to entrants  Tuesday 19 May 2020
Winner posted online Wednesday 20 May 2020

Time limit: 8 minutes
Requirements: Two contrasting songs of own choice (e.g. upbeat and ballad, jazz and pop). Contemporary styles – not musical theatre.
Prizes: 1st – $90, 2nd – $55, 3rd – $35

Accompaniment: Accompaniment requirements have been lifted. More information on accompaniments.

2.7 Contemporary Vocal Solo – Open

Submissions open 9am, Tuesday 12 May 2020
Submissions close 5pm, Wednesday 13 May 2020
Reports emailed to entrants  Tuesday 19 May 2020
Winner posted online Wednesday 20 May 2020

Time limit: 8 minutes
Requirements: Two contrasting songs of own choice (e.g. upbeat and ballad, jazz and pop). Contemporary styles – not musical theatre.
Prizes: 1st – $125, 2nd – $75, 3rd – $50

Accompaniment: Accompaniment requirements have been lifted. More information on accompaniments.

2.8 Musical Theatre Solo – 18 years and under

Submissions open 9am, Tuesday 5 May 2020
Submissions close 5pm, Wednesday 6 May 2020
Reports emailed to entrants  Tuesday 12 May 2020
Winner posted online Wednesday 13 May 2020

Time limit: 6 minutes
Requirements: Song of own choice from a musical theatre work
Prizes: 1st – $90, 2nd - $55, 3rd – $35

Accompaniment: Accompaniment requirements have been lifted. More information on accompaniments

2.9 Musical Theatre Solo – Open

Submissions open 9am, Thursday 7 May 2020
Submissions close 5pm, Friday 8 May 2020
Reports emailed to entrants  Thursday 14 May 2020
Winner posted online Friday 15 May 2020

Time limit: 6 minutes
Requirements: Song of own choice from a musical theatre work
Prizes: 1st – $125, 2nd - $75, 3rd – $50

Accompaniment: Accompaniment requirements have been lifted. More information on accompaniments

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