2021 Adelaide Eisteddfod
Piano Division
06 Sep 2021 to 20 Sep 2021
(To be confirmed after receipt of Entries and Programming has been finalised)
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PIANO DIVISION 2021

Dates: Monday 6th to Monday 20th September


Venue: Carclew North Adelaide


Convenor: Jane Burgess 0402 289 628
email: jane@janeburgess.com.au


Adjudicators:   Rosanne Hammer & Jeffrey Kong


Admission: $10

2020/21 Adelaide Eisteddfod Members and children 12 years & under free of charge


Closing Date & Time for Competitors to Enter:

Friday 9th April 2021, 5 pm (Adelaide Time)


The closing date and time for all entries is 5 pm  Central Australian Time, Friday April 9th, the last day of the first school term.   Late entries/late payments will not be accepted.

It is important that entrants read the rules for each section and the general rules of the competitions: for example General Rule no. 10 states that no competitor shall perform the same item in more than one section unless this is specifically noted in the syllabus as being allowed for that section.   General Rule no. 12 states that a competitor winning a first prize in the Adelaide Eisteddfod in the previous two years may not present the same winning item/s of music in this year's eisteddfod.

Entries and Fees
All entries are to be made and paid on-line via www.stardom.com.au using the Stardom payment system.
Each competitor pays a fee per section entered, as printed on the computer-generated invoice, plus a single administration fee appearing on the invoice after all required sections have been entered.

*Where age limits apply the age of a competitor as at 30th June 2021 will be used to determine entry, unless otherwise stated.

* If there are insufficient entries for a section it may either be cancelled or a single prize awarded according to merit. 

* A timekeeper will be appointed and when the time limits stipulated are not adhered to then no mark, placing or prize is awarded to that competitor.   However the written adjudicator feedback will be provided.

* Where an aggregate prize is awarded the following scoring system will be used: 1st Prize 5 points; 2nd Prize 3 points; 3rd Prize 2 points; 4th Prize and/or honourable mention 1 point.

ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 9/04/2021 5:30:00 PM (AEST)
P202 Piano Concerto     16 years and under

Time Limit: 20:00

Any movement/s or complete Piano Concerto. Chosen concerto and duration to be stated at time of entry. A certificate of performance will be issued to each competitor. NOTE: $20 is REFUNDED when performer arrives to play.

Sponsored by David Metin

Entries Closed
Entry: $55.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          3rd Trophy          
P204 Piano Any Mozart Piece Solo     12 years and under

Time Limit: 06:00

Any Mozart

Sponsored by Diana Weekes

Entries Closed
Entry: $18.001st $50          2nd $30          3rd $20          HM          
P205 Piano Romantic Era Solo     12 years and under

Time Limit: 04:00

Romatic Era Own Choice

Sponsored by Diarshul Sandhu

Entries Closed
Entry: $18.001st Medallion          2nd Medallion          3rd Medallion          HM          
P207 Piano Duet/Six Hands/As Accompanist     Primary/Secondary School Age

Time Limit: 03:00

Own Choice of one or two Ensemble piece/s for either (1) piano duet OR (2) piano six hands OR (3) piano accompaniment and soloist. Where there are a sufficient number of competitors, and high performance standards are met, a separate Primary Prize and Secondary Prize may be offered. Prize variations may occur at the discretion of the adjudicator, convenor and sponsors on the day of the competition. Time Limit 3 minutes.

Sponsored by Tanya Markova & Melody Young & Jacqueline Young

Entries Closed
Entry: $25.00HC Medallions          
P208 Piano Duet/Six Hands/As Accompanist     Primary/Secondary School Age

Time Limit: 06:00

Own Choice of one or two Ensemble piece/s for either (1) piano duet OR (2) piano six hands OR (3) piano accompaniment and soloist. Where there are a sufficient number of competitors, and high performance standards are met, a separate Primary Prize and Secondary Prize may be offered. Prize variations may occur at the discretion of the adjudicator, convenor and sponsors on the day of the competition. Time Limit 3 to 6 minutes.

Sponsored by Tanya Markova & Melody Young & Jacqueline Young

Entries Closed
Entry: $25.00HC Medallions          
P221 Piano Solo     12 years and under, Australian Composition

Time Limit: 04:00

Australian Composition

Sponsored by Australian Music Examinations Board

Entries Closed
Entry: $18.001st Medallion          2nd Medallion          3rd Medallion          HM          
P224 Piano Solo     14 years and under

Time Limit: 09:00

Own choice 2 contrasting pieces

Sponsored by Zena Chapman

Entries Closed
Entry: $25.001st Medallion          2nd Medallion          3rd Medallion          HM          
P225 Piano Solo     18 years and under

Time Limit: 08:00

Colin Finlayson Memorial Classical Sonata One movement

Sponsored by Colin Finlayson Bequest

Entries Closed
Entry: $20.001st Medallion          2nd Medallion          3rd Medallion          HM          
P226 Piano Solo     16 years and under

Time Limit: 09:00

Own Choice 2 contrasting pieces

Sponsored by Natalia Hubczenko

Entries Closed
Entry: $25.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          3rd Trophy          HM          
P227 Piano Recital Solo     11-16 years

Time Limit: 15:00

JUNIOR PIANO RECITAL 3 or 4 works from at least 3 different eras 9 minutes minimum to 15 minutes maximum (1) Rule 10 does not apply any piece performed in this section in 2021 may be repeated in another section in 2021 and vice versa. (2) Rule 12 does not apply and therefore any piece performed which has won first prize in 2021 may be repeated in this section. (3) Rule 19 does not apply. A maximum of 4 pieces may be played. NOTE: $20 is REFUNDED when performer arrives to play.

Sponsored by Recitals Australia

Entries Closed
Entry: $55.001st $200          2nd $100          3rd $50          HM          
P229 Piano Solo     14 years and over

Time Limit: 15:00

Colin Finlayson Memorial Two contrasting pieces 8 minutes minimum, 15 minutes maximum NOTE: $20 is REFUNDED when performer arrives to play.

Sponsored by Edwardstown Lions' Club

Entries Closed
Entry: $55.001st $175          2nd $100          3rd $75          HM          
P233 Piano Solo     13 years and over

Time Limit: 08:00

Own choice of piece/s from the Romantic Era

Sponsored by Leon Cattermole

Entries Closed
Entry: $20.001st $60          2nd $40          3rd $20          HM          
P236 Piano Solo     16 years and over

Time Limit: 12:00

Chopin Own Choice NOTE: $20 is REFUNDED when performer arrives to play.

Sponsored by Anna Goldsworthy

Entries Closed
Entry: $50.001st $100          2nd $50          HM          
P238 Piano Solo     15 years and under

Time Limit: 08:00

Baroque Composer/s. Own Choice of piece/s

Sponsored by David Metin

Entries Closed
Entry: $20.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          3rd Trophy          HM          
P239 Piano Recital Solo     17 years and over

Time Limit: 25:00

SENIOR PIANO RECITAL: 3 or 4 works from at least 3 different eras. 18 minutes. minimum, 25 minutes. maximum (1) Rule 10 does not apply and therefore any piece performed in this section in 2021 may be repeated in another section in 2021 and vice versa. (2) Rule 12 does not apply and therefore any piece performed which has won first prize in 2021 may be repeated in this section. (3) Rule 13 does not apply; previous winners of this section may re-enter. (4) Rule 19 does not apply. A maximum of 4 pieces may be played. NOTE: $20 is REFUNDED when performer arrives to play. Competitors from this section aged 25 years or under on December 31, 2021, may be selected to compete in the MBS Young Virtuoso Award SA Final. The winner from that event will be invited to participate interstate in the MBS Young Virtuoso Final.

Sponsored by Eleonora Sivan, David Lockett AM and Jane Burgess

Entries Closed
Entry: $70.001st $350          2nd $250          3rd $100          HM          
P241 Piano Solo     15 years and under

Time Limit: 08:00

Two contrasting pieces by Russian Composers

Sponsored by Tanya Markova

Entries Closed
Entry: $20.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          3rd Trophy          HM          
P248 Piano Solo     14 years and over

Time Limit:

Complete Sonata. No time limit. NOTE: $20 is REFUNDED when performer arrives to play.

Sponsored by David Lockett AM

Entries Closed
Entry: $55.001st $125          2nd $75          3rd $50          HM          
P249 Piano Solo     18 years and under

Time Limit: 07:00

Own choice of Modern work/s.

Sponsored by Gwen Hughes Memorial Trust

Entries Closed
Entry: $20.001st Medallion          2nd Medallion          3rd Medallion          HM          
P252 Piano Solo     16 years and over

Time Limit: 07:00

Prelude and Fugue by Bach or Shostakovich. Time Limit 7 minutes. Should a candidate wish to perform a Prelude and Fugue that exceeds 7 minutes, written permission must be sought and granted from "The Secretary, The Adelaide Eisteddfod Society Inc., 239 Magill Road, Maylands, SA 5069", to be received not later than 30th June 2020.

Sponsored by Debra Andreacchio

Entries Closed
Entry: $20.001st $100          2nd $60          3rd $40          HM          
P256 Piano Solo     Chinese Composition, Open Age

Time Limit: 06:00

Own choice of piece(s) by Chinese composer/s written in the last 100 years.

Sponsored by Elaine Feng

Entries Closed
Entry: $20.001st Trophy + $150          2nd Trophy + $75          3rd Trophy + $35          HM          
P257 Piano Solo     French Composition, Open Age

Time Limit: 09:00

Any composition by a French composer. A time limit suggested of 9 minutes.

Sponsored by David Metin

Entries Closed
Entry: $20.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          3rd Trophy          HM          
P260 Piano Solo     P Plate and Preliminary

Time Limit: 02:00

One piece from the AMEB P Plate or Preliminary Grade syllabus, or those grades from the syllabi for any other recognised music examinations such as ABRSM, ANZCA, Trinity College London, St Cecelia, or the Australian Guild of Music and Speech. A candidate competing in this section may not compete in any other grade level section. Failure to comply with this rule may result in withdrawal from all grade level sections.

Sponsored by David Metin

Entries Closed
Entry: $18.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          3rd Trophy          HM          
P261 Piano Solo     Grade 1

Time Limit: 02:00

One piece from the AMEB Grade 1 syllabus, or those grades from the syllabi for any other recognised music examinations such as ABRSM, ANZCA, Trinity College London, St Cecelia, or the Australian Guild of Music and Speech. A candidate competing in this section may not compete in any other grade level section. Failure to comply with this rule may result in withdrawal from all grade level sections.

Sponsored by David Metin

Entries Closed
Entry: $18.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          3rd Trophy          HM          
P262 Piano Solo     Grade 2

Time Limit: 02:00

One piece from the AMEB Grade 2 syllabus, or that grade from the syllabi for any other recognised music examinations such as ABRSM, ANZCA, Trinity College London, St Cecelia, or the Australian Guild of Music and Speech. A candidate competing in this section may not compete in any other grade level section. Failure to comply with this rule may result in withdrawal from all grade level sections.

Sponsored by David Metin

Entries Closed
Entry: $18.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          3rd Trophy          HM Trophy          
P263 Piano Solo     Grade 3

Time Limit: 03:00

One piece from the AMEB Grade 3 syllabus, or those grades from the syllabi for any other recognised music examinations such as ABRSM, ANZCA, Trinity College London, St Cecelia, or the Australian Guild of Music and Speech. A candidate competing in this section may not compete in any other grade level section. Failure to comply with this rule may result in withdrawal from all grade level sections.

Sponsored by David Metin

Entries Closed
Entry: $18.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          3rd Trophy          HM          
P264 Piano Solo     Grade 4

Time Limit: 03:00

One piece from the AMEB Grade 4 syllabus, or those grades from the syllabi for any other recognised music examinations such as ABRSM, ANZCA, Trinity College London, St Cecelia, or the Australian Guild of Music and Speech. A candidate competing in this section may not compete in any other grade level section. Failure to comply with this rule may result in withdrawal from all grade level sections.

Sponsored by David Metin

Entries Closed
Entry: $18.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          3rd Trophy          HM          
P265 Piano Solo     Grade 5

Time Limit: 05:00

One piece from the AMEB Grade 5 syllabus, or those grades from the syllabi for any other recognised music examinations such as ABRSM, ANZCA, Trinity College London, St Cecelia, or the Australian Guild of Music and Speech. A candidate competing in this section may not compete in any other grade level section. Failure to comply with this rule may result in withdrawal from all grade level sections.

Sponsored by David Metin

Entries Closed
Entry: $18.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          3rd Trophy          HM          
P266 Piano Solo     Grade 6

Time Limit: 05:00

One piece from the AMEB Grade 6 syllabus, or those grades from the syllabi for any other recognised music examinations such as ABRSM, ANZCA, Trinity College London, St Cecelia, or the Australian Guild of Music and Speech. A candidate competing in this section may not compete in any other grade level section. Failure to comply with this rule may result in withdrawal from all grade level sections.

Sponsored by David Metin

Entries Closed
Entry: $18.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          3rd Trophy          HM          
P267 Piano Solo     Grade 7

Time Limit: 07:00

One piece from the AMEB Grade 7 syllabus, or those grades from the syllabi for any other recognised music examinations such as ABRSM, ANZCA, Trinity College London, St Cecelia, or the Australian Guild of Music and Speech.A candidate competing in this section may not compete in any other grade level section. Failure to comply with this rule may result in withdrawal from all grade level sections.

Sponsored by David Metin

Entries Closed
Entry: $20.001st Medallion          2nd Medallion          3rd Medallion          HM          
P268 Piano Solo     Grade 8

Time Limit: 07:00

One piece from the AMEB Grade 8 syllabus, or that grade from the syllabi for any other recognised music examinations such as ABRSM, ANZCA, Trinity College London, St Cecelia, or the Australian Guild of Music and Speech. A candidate competing in this section may not compete in any other grade level section. Failure to comply with this rule may result in withdrawal from all grade level sections.

Sponsored by Rosanne Hammer

Entries Closed
Entry: $20.001st Medallion          2nd Medallion          3rd Medallion          HM          
P269 Piano Solo     Certificate of Performance

Time Limit: 09:00

One piece from the AMEB Certificate of Performance syllabus, or that grade from the syllabi for any other recognised music examinations such as ABRSM, ANZCA, Trinity College London, St Cecelia, or the Australian Guild of Music and Speech. A candidate competing in this section may not compete in any other grade level section. Failure to comply with this rule may result in withdrawal from all grade level sections. NOTE: $20 is REFUNDED when performer arrives to play.

Sponsored by Rosanne Hammer

Entries Closed
Entry: $40.001st Medallion          2nd Medallion          3rd Medallion          HM          
P277 Piano Solo     7 years and under

Time Limit: 03:00

Own choice

Sponsored by Lynne Reynolds

Entries Closed
Entry: $18.001st Medallion          2nd Medallion          3rd Medallion          HM          
P278 Piano Solo     8 years

Time Limit: 03:00

Own choice

Sponsored by Janice Tan

Entries Closed
Entry: $18.001st Medallion          2nd Medallion          3rd Medallion          HM          
P279 Piano Solo     9 years

Time Limit: 04:00

Own choice

Sponsored by Tanya Markova

Entries Closed
Entry: $18.001st Medallion          2nd Medallion          3rd Medallion          HM          
P280 Piano Solo     10 years

Time Limit: 04:00

Own choice

Sponsored by Lei Liao

Entries Closed
Entry: $18.001st Medallion          2nd Medallion          3rd Medallion          HM          
P281 Piano Solo     11 years

Time Limit: 04:00

Own choice

Sponsored by Janice Tan

Entries Closed
Entry: $18.001st Medallion          2nd Medallion          3rd Medallion          HM          
P282 Piano Solo     12 years

Time Limit: 05:00

Own choice

Sponsored by Arwen Falting

Entries Closed
Entry: $18.001st Medallion          2nd Medallion          3rd Medallion          HM          
P283 Piano Solo     13 years

Time Limit: 05:00

Own choice

Sponsored by Janice Tan

Entries Closed
Entry: $18.001st Medallion          2nd Medallion          3rd Medallion          HM          
P287 Piano Modern Piece Solo     7 years and under

Time Limit: 03:00

Modern

Sponsored by Stefanie Marston

Entries Closed
Entry: $18.001st Medallion          2nd Medallion          3rd Medallion          HM          
P288 Piano Modern Piece Solo     8 years

Time Limit: 03:00

Modern

Sponsored by Janice Tan

Entries Closed
Entry: $18.001st Medallion          2nd Medallion          3rd Medallion          HM          
P289 Piano Modern Piece Solo     9 years

Time Limit: 04:00

Modern

Sponsored by Diarshul Sandhu

Entries Closed
Entry: $18.001st Medallion          2nd Medallion          3rd Medallion          HM          
P290 Piano Modern Piece Solo     10 years

Time Limit: 04:00

Modern

Sponsored by Diarshul Sandhu

Entries Closed
Entry: $18.001st Medallion          2nd Medallion          3rd Medallion          HM          
P291 Piano Modern Piece Solo     11 years

Time Limit: 04:00

Modern

Sponsored by Janice Tan

Entries Closed
Entry: $18.001st Medallion          2nd Medallion          3rd Medallion          HM          
P292 Piano Modern Piece Solo     12 years

Time Limit: 05:00

Modern

Sponsored by Arwen Falting

Entries Closed
Entry: $18.001st Medallion          2nd Medallion          3rd Medallion          HM          
P293 Piano Modern Piece Solo     13 years

Time Limit: 05:00

Modern

Sponsored by Janice Tan

Entries Closed
Entry: $18.001st Medallion          2nd Medallion          3rd Medallion          HM