39th Waverley Music Eisteddfod
Choirs
21 Aug 2017 to 21 Aug 2017
(To be confirmed after receipt of Entries and Programming has been finalised)

PRIMARY SCHOOL CHOIRS - Monday, August 21, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM (APPROX) 

ALL OTHER CHORAL SECTIONS - August 21, 2017 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM (APPROX) 

Entries close: 24 June 2017 (No late entries accepted)

Registrar: Mr Gordon Pyke

Address: PO Box 121, Mount Waverley. VIC 3149

Mobile:  0408 597 086

Email:   gdspyke@bigpond.com


Venue: THE ROBERT BLACKWOOD HALL, Monash University, Clayton

Adjudicator: Kate Sadler (Secondary School and Senior Choirs), Daniel Brinsmead (Primary School Choirs)


Notes: Performers are reminded that time limits as set out in the Schedule will be strictly enforced as set out in Rule 15.


PRIMARY SCHOOL CHOIRS ONLY: 

A strict limit of 22 Primary School Choirs total will be enforced

Preference for morning or afternoon session will be given where available.

Performers may appear in more than one group in a section, but there must not be more than a 25% overlap between groups.

A trophy will be awarded to the best Novice Primary School Choir selected from Morning and Afternoon sessions.

1st and 2nd Prize Trophies plus Honourable Mention Certificate will be awarded by the Adjudicator at the conclusion of Morning and Afternoon sessions

THE ROBERT BLACKWOOD HALL CHAMPIONSHIP AWARD $500 will be selected by the Adjudicator from the entire section and presented at the conclusion of the Afternoon Session.


Special Award: THE HOWARD FRIEE MEMORIAL TROPHY for Choral Excellence will be awarded to a choir chosen from all Choral sections.


ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 5/07/2017 1:00:00 AM (AEST)
Secondary Students
C01 Secondary School Chamber Choir     Secondary Students

Session: 21/08/2017 5:30 PM    Time Limit: 08:00

Limit 30 voices. TWO songs in contrasting style.

Entry: $35.001st Trophy + $200          2nd Trophy + $100          HM Certificate          
Primary Students
C04 Primary School Choir     Primary Students

Session: 21/08/2017 9:30 AM    Time Limit: 06:00

Limit 60 voices. Each Choir will sing ONE Unison Song plus ONE Part Song. Performers may appear in more than one group in a section, but there must not be more than a 25% overlap between groups. The competition is divided into MORNING and AFTERNOON sessions. 1st and second prize trophies and HM certificates are awarded for each session.

Entry: $35.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          HM Certificate          
15 years to Open Age
C02 Open Choir     15 years to Open Age

Session: 21/08/2017 5:30 PM    Time Limit: 08:00

Limit 60 voices. TWO songs in contrasting style.

Entry: $35.001st Trophy + $200          2nd $100          HM Certificate          
Middle School Students Year 5 to Year 9
C03 Middle School Choir     Middle School Students Year 5 to Year 9

Session: 21/08/2017 5:30 PM    Time Limit: 08:00

Limit 60 voices Each Choir will sing TWO songs in contrasting styles

Entry: $35.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          3rd Certificate