71st Annual Townsville Eisteddfod
Instrumental
07 Sep 2021 to 13 Sep 2021
(To be confirmed after receipt of Entries and Programming has been finalised)
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INSTRUMENTAL - SOLO, SMALL GROUP

      Adjudicator: Cathie Neil, Brisbane

                                                                                                                                                                          Digital Piano Adjudicator: Bradley Eustace, Brisbane

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RULES & CONDITIONS

Note General Rule 14: Performance must remain on stage, upstage of the proscenium.

1.  DEFINITIONS OF ENSEMBLES

  • Percussion Ensemble – a combination of tuned and untuned percussion instruments ONLY.
  • Mixed Ensemble – Combination of any instrument (excluding percussion unless the score dictates). No amplified or electric instruments are allowed.

2.   ENSEMBLES

a. No member of one Group or Ensemble will be permitted to perform with another Group or Ensemble in the same Section, unless playing a different instrument.

b. Any Group or Ensemble entered as a School Group or Ensemble shall consist solely of current bonafide students of the class/school named.

3.   DUETS AND TRIOS

a. One of the competitors may be under the Age Limit but may not enter BOTH the higher Age Section and their own Age Section.

b. If any competitor is prevented from performing due to the withdrawal of one member, a substitute may be used. The Backstage Marshall must be notified of the change prior to the commencement of the Section.

c. Trios may be reduced to Duos/Duets if necessary but must be advised before the commencement of the Eisteddfod.

4.   OWN CHOICE 

a. Sheet music or lyrics must be submitted to the Registrar on the day of performance, before commencement of Session outlined in General Rule 3.

b. The same item must not be performed more than once by the same competitor in the current Eisteddfod

c. Backing tracks (no vocals) may be used for Solos only. See General Rule 5.

5.   STAGE PLAN  A completed stage plan for Ensembles must be submitted with Own Choice Scores.

6.   PERCUSSION INSTRUMENTS FOR ENSEMBLES 

To avoid backstage congestion, and Limit set-up time for bands, the following percussion instruments will be available at the Theatre. All Groups are requested not to bring these instruments:

4 pedal timpani                        1 snare drum and stand           1 orchestral bass drum

1 pair orchestral crash cymbals                        1 bass drum (small size for primary school Groups)   

1 suspended cymbal    1 glockenspiel and stand         1 drum kit        1 xylophone

7.   PIANO

a. An upright piano will be provided for all age Solo Sections.

 b. A Grand Piano will be provided for the JS Bach Solo (piano) and the Instrumental Championship only.

8. TIME LIMITS  Time limits will be strictly enforced.

INSTRUMENTAL AWARDS

Instrumental Bursary: Awarded to the Townsville competitor age 15 to 18 who, in the opinion of the Adjudicator, shows the most talent.
To be eligible, competitors must compete in the Championship and a Solo Section playing the same instrument.
AWARDS

Most promising Pianist age 13 and over.

Most outstanding Instrumental Item.

Most promising Pianist age 12 & u.

Most promising String student age 12 & u.

Most promising String student age 13 to 18 years.

Most promising Brass student.

ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 7/06/2021 11:59:00 PM (AEST)
Age 15 to 18
100 Instrumental Championship other than Piano Solo     Age 15 to 18

Time Limit: 06:00

Classical. Must compete appropriate Age Solo on same instrument.

The Carmel Carey Trophy

Entry: $13.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          3rd Trophy          
101 Piano Championship Solo     Age 15 to 18

Time Limit: 06:00

Classical. Must compete in a Piano Solo section

Entry: $13.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          3rd Trophy          
Age 16 to 18
102 Classical Piano Solo     Age 16 to 18

Time Limit: 05:00

Own Choice

Donated by Loloma Jewellers

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 14 & 15
103 Classical Piano Solo     Age 14 & 15

Time Limit: 04:00

Own Choice

Donated by Lyn Burney

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 13
104 Classical Piano Solo     Age 13

Time Limit: 04:00

Own Choice

Donated by Margaret & Tom Fitzgerald

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 12
105 Classical Piano Solo     Age 12

Time Limit: 03:00

Own Choice

The Shirley Schmidt Trophy

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 11
106 Classical Piano Solo     Age 11

Time Limit: 03:00

Own Choice

Donated by K & P Piano Tuning Service

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 10
107 Classical Piano Solo     Age 10

Time Limit: 03:00

Own Choice

Donated by K & P Piano Tuning Service

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 9
108 Classical Piano Solo     Age 9

Time Limit: 02:00

Own Choice

Donated by Kathleen & Pat Ryan

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 8
109 Classical Piano Solo     Age 8

Time Limit: 02:00

Own Choice

Donated by Frances Huntington OAM

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medals          3rd Medals          HC          
Age 7 & Under
110 Classical Piano Solo     Age 7 & Under

Time Limit: 02:00

Own Choice

Donated by K & P Piano Tuning Service

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 13 to 18
111 J.S. Bach Piano Solo     Age 13 to 18

Time Limit: 06:00

Own Choice

The Daphne Riordan Trophy

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
112 J.S. Bach - Any Instrument other than Piano Solo     Age 13 to 18

Time Limit: 06:00

Own Choice

Donated by Ron & Melody Northey

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 16 to 18
113 Popular Piano Solo     Age 16 to 18

Time Limit: 04:00

Own Choice

Donated by Christine Pulverenti

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 13 to 15
114 Popular Piano Solo     Age 13 to 15

Time Limit: 03:00

Own Choice

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 11 & 12
115 Popular Piano Solo     Age 11 & 12

Time Limit: 03:00

Own Choice

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 10 & Under
116 Popular Piano Solo     Age 10 & Under

Time Limit: 03:00

Own Choice

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 13 to 18
117 Piano by Australian Composer Solo     Age 13 to 18

Time Limit: 04:00

Own Choice

Donated by Carol Dall'Osto

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 12 & Under
118 Piano by Australian Composer Solo     Age 12 & Under

Time Limit: 03:00

Own Choice

The Pat Olivero Trophy

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 18 & Under
119 Piano Duet     Age 18 & Under

Time Limit: 05:00

Own Choice

Donated by K & P Piano Tuning Service

Entry: $12.501st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 12 & Under
120 Piano Duet     Age 12 & Under

Time Limit: 04:00

Own Choice

The Joan Kippin Trophy

Entry: $13.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 10 & Under
121 Piano Duet     Age 10 & Under

Time Limit: 03:00

Own Choice

Donated by Adrian & Janine Gabrielli

Entry: $12.501st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 14 to 18
122 Senior Digital Piano Championship Solo     Age 14 to 18

Time Limit: 06:00

Own Choice; Any style; Must compete in appropriate Age Solo

Donated by Yamaha Music Australia & The Keyboard Shop

Entry: $13.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          3rd Trophy          
Age 13 & Under
123 Junior Digital Piano Championship Solo     Age 13 & Under

Time Limit: 04:00

Own Choice; Any style; Must compete in appropriate Age Solo

Donated by Yamaha Music Australia & The Keyboard Shop

Entry: $13.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          3rd Trophy          
Age 16 to 18
124 Digital Piano (Not Classical) Solo     Age 16 to 18

Time Limit: 05:00

Own Choice

Donated by Yamaha Music Australia & The Keyboard Shop

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 14 & 15
125 Digital Piano (Not Classical) Solo     Age 14 & 15

Time Limit: 04:00

Own Choice

Donated by Yamaha Music Australia & The Keyboard Shop

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 12 & 13
126 Digital Piano (Not Classical) Solo     Age 12 & 13

Time Limit: 04:00

Own Choice

Donated by Yamaha Music Australia & The Keyboard Shop

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 10 & 11
127 Digital Piano (Not Classical) Solo     Age 10 & 11

Time Limit: 03:00

Own Choice

Donated by Yamaha Music Australia & The Keyboard Shop

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 8 & 9
128 Digital Piano (Not Classical) Solo     Age 8 & 9

Time Limit: 02:00

Own Choice

Donated by Yamaha Music Australia & The Keyboard Shop

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 7 & Under
129 Digital Piano (Not Classical) Solo     Age 7 & Under

Time Limit: 02:00

Own Choice

Donated by Yamaha Music Australia & The Keyboard Shop

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 16 to 18
130 Digital Piano (Classical) Solo     Age 16 to 18

Time Limit: 05:00

Own Choice

Donated by Yamaha Music Australia & The Keyboard Shop

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 14 & 15
131 Digital Piano (Classical) Solo     Age 14 & 15

Time Limit: 04:00

Own Choice

Donated by Yamaha Music Australia & The Keyboard Shop

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 12 & 13
132 Digital Piano (Classical) Solo     Age 12 & 13

Time Limit: 04:00

Own Choice

Donated by Yamaha Music Australia & The Keyboard Shop

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 10 & 11
133 Digital Piano (Classical) Solo     Age 10 & 11

Time Limit: 03:00

Own Choice

Donated by Yamaha Music Australia & The Keyboard Shop

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 8 & 9
134 Digital Piano (Classical) Solo     Age 8 & 9

Time Limit: 02:00

Own Choice

Donated by Yamaha Music Australia & The Keyboard Shop

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 7 & Under
135 Digital Piano (Classical) Solo     Age 7 & Under

Time Limit: 02:00

Own Choice

Donated by Yamaha Music Australia & The Keyboard Shop

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 16 to 18
136 Bowed Strings Solo     Age 16 to 18

Time Limit: 04:00

Own Choice Backing track or piano accompaniment allowed

Donated by the Varnes Family

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 13 to 15
137 Bowed Strings Solo     Age 13 to 15

Time Limit: 04:00

Own Choice Backing track or piano accompaniment allowed

Donated by Kylie Breckenridge

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 11 & 12
138 Bowed Strings Solo     Age 11 & 12

Time Limit: 03:00

Own Choice Backing track or piano accompaniment allowed

Donated by Christine Pulverenti

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 10 & Under
139 Bowed Strings Solo     Age 10 & Under

Time Limit: 02:00

Own Choice Backing track or piano accompaniment allowed

Donated by the Patrick Family

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 16 to 18
140 Brass Solo     Age 16 to 18

Time Limit: 04:00

Own Choice Backing track or piano accompaniment allowed

Donated by Townsville Citizens Brass Band Assoc Inc

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 13 to 15
141 Brass Solo     Age 13 to 15

Time Limit: 04:00

Own Choice Backing track or piano accompaniment allowed

Donated by McDonald Leong Lawyers

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 12 & Under
142 Brass Solo     Age 12 & Under

Time Limit: 03:00

Own Choice Backing track or piano accompaniment allowed

Donated by Solex

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 16 to 18
143 Woodwind Including Recorder Solo     Age 16 to 18

Time Limit: 04:00

Own Choice Backing track or piano accompaniment allowed

Donated by Yvette & Dion Griggs

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 13 to 15
144 Woodwind Including Recorder Solo     Age 13 to 15

Time Limit: 04:00

Own Choice Backing track or piano accompaniment allowed

Donated by Angelene Bourne Woodwind & Brass

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 12 & Under
145 Woodwind excluding Recorder Solo     Age 12 & Under

Time Limit: 03:00

Own Choice Backing track or piano accompaniment allowed

Donated by the Hinds Family

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
146 Recorder Solo     Age 12 & Under

Time Limit: 03:00

Own Choice Backing track or piano accompaniment allowed

Donated by Joshua Lin

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 18 & Under
147 Instrumental other than Piano Solo     Age 18 & Under

Time Limit: 04:00

Own Choice Backing track or piano accompaniment allowed

The Max Newitt Trophy

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Year 7 to Age 18
148 Instrumental Duo     Year 7 to Age 18

Time Limit: 04:00

All instruments excl Electrical or Amplified instruments; Only 1 Piano available - must be part of group.

Entry: $12.501st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
149 Instrumental Trio     Year 7 to Age 18

Time Limit: 04:00

All instruments excl Electrical or Amplified instruments; Only 1 Piano available - must be part of group.

Donated by Arties Music

Entry: $12.501st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
150 Instrumental Quartet/Quintet     Year 7 to Age 18

Time Limit: 04:00

All instruments excl Electrical or Amplified instruments; Only 1 Piano available - must be part of group.

Entry: $12.501st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Year 6 & Under
151 Instrumental Duo     Year 6 & Under

Time Limit: 04:00

All instruments excl Electrical or Amplified instruments; Only 1 Piano available - must be part of group.

Donated by Calvary Christian College

Entry: $12.501st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
152 Instrumental Trio     Year 6 & Under

Time Limit: 04:00

All instruments excl Electrical or Amplified instruments; Only 1 Piano available - must be part of group.

Donated by Glencore

Entry: $12.501st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
153 Instrumental Quartet/Quintet     Year 6 & Under

Time Limit: 04:00

All instruments excl Electrical or Amplified instruments; Only 1 Piano available - must be part of group.

Donated by the Townsville Bulletin

Entry: $12.501st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 18 & Under
154 Percussion Ensemble Group     Age 18 & Under

Time Limit: 04:00

5-12 members; conductor optional

Donated by Townsville Eisteddfod

Entry: $15.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          3rd Trophy          HC          
155 Mixed Ensemble Group     Age 18 & Under

Time Limit: 04:00

5-12 members; conductor optional; no elecric or amplified instruments

Entry: $15.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          3rd Trophy          HC          
Year 6 & Under
156 Percussion Ensemble Group     Year 6 & Under

Time Limit: 04:00

5-12 members; conductor optional

Donated by Noel Price

Entry: $15.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          3rd Trophy          HC          
157 Mixed Ensemble Group     Year 6 & Under

Time Limit: 04:00

5-12 members; conductor optional; no elecric or amplified instruments

Entry: $15.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          3rd Trophy          HC          
158 Recorder Ensemble Group     Year 6 & Under

Time Limit: 04:00

5 - 12 Members

Donated by McDonald Leong Lawyers

Entry: $15.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          3rd Trophy          HC