68th Latrobe Valley Eisteddfod Traralgon
CHORAL & VOCAL
05 Sep 2024 to 06 Sep 2024
(To be confirmed after receipt of Entries and Programming has been finalised)
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CHORAL & VOCAL

Entries must be received by 30 June 2024

Tentative Dates: Thursday 5th September - Saturday, 7th September, 2024

ADJUDICATOR: Lucas de Jong

ACCOMPANIST: Anne Lewitzka, Box Hill alewitzka@vcass.vic.edu.au   Phone: 0455 848 209

Convenor: Gay Michau (For enquiries about these sections, contact choral.vocal@lve.org.au)

CHORAL & VOCAL RULES

Please ensure you also read the "General Conditions of Competitions" carefully - in Stardom these are accessed by using the link labelled "Program Rules".

  • To avoid the possibility of points deductions or possible disqualification, please ensure that your performance items do not exceed the prescribed time limits.
  • It is recommended that you purchase a programme at the time you submit your entry.
  • It is recommended that you organise a rehearsal with the accompanist prior to the Eisteddfod if you require such prior rehearsal. You are responsible for making contact and the necessary arrangements with the accompanist. Her contact details are listed above.
  • NO rehearsals are permitted during the running of the Eisteddfod.
  • It is a condition of entry that a copy of sheet music must be provided for the Adjudicator & Official Accompanist. The original must be used by the competitor on stage.
  • The Adjudicator’s copy of sheet music must have all bars numbered.
  • NO backing tracks, microphones, electronic keyboards or other amplified instruments are permitted in the VOCAL sections. However these are permitted in the CHORAL sections.
  • A first prize-winning item may not be re-entered in the following year
  • Prizes: First Place: Medallion, Second & Third Place: Medals unless otherwise stated.

ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 30/06/2024 11:59:00 PM (AEST)
Pre-School, Preps. Yrs 1 & 2
301 Vocal Group.     Pre-School, Preps. Yrs 1 & 2

Time Limit: 05:00

Costumes & movement accepted

Sponsored by AKZ Reinforcing

Entry: $15.001st Ribbons + $100          2nd Ribbons + $50          3rd Ribbons + $25          HC Ribbons          
Yrs 3 & 4
302 Vocal Group.     Yrs 3 & 4

Time Limit: 05:00

Costumes & movement accepted

Sponsored by AKZ Reinforcing

Entry: $15.001st Ribbons + $100          2nd Ribbons + $50          3rd Ribbons + $25          HC Ribbons          
Yrs 5 & 6
303 Vocal Group.     Yrs 5 & 6

Time Limit: 05:00

Costumes & movement accepted

This Section was made possible by a donation from Dr R & Mrs E Dawson

Entry: $15.001st Ribbons + $100          2nd Ribbons + $50          3rd Ribbons + $25          HC Ribbons          
Small Schools
304 Vocal Group.     Small Schools

Time Limit: 05:00

Costumes & movement accepted. Schools with less than 120 students

This Section was made possible by a donation from Gay Michau

Entry: $15.001st Ribbons + $100          2nd Ribbons + $50          3rd Ribbons + $25          HC Ribbons          
Primary/Secondary
305 Vocal Group.     Primary/Secondary

Time Limit: 05:00

Any Year Levels

This Section was made possible by a donation from Gay Michau

Entry: $15.001st $100          2nd $50          3rd $25          HC Certificate          
Primary
306 School Choir     Primary

Time Limit: 08:00

Entries from ONE school only. 2 Contrasting items - minimum 16 voices. Own Choice - NO Movement permitted.

Your name could be here as a sponsor- contact sponsorship@lve.org.au

Entry: $25.001st Championship Cup (IP) + $600          2nd Ribbons + $300          3rd Ribbons + $200          HC Ribbons          
Secondary
309 School Choir     Secondary

Time Limit: 08:00

Entries from ONE school only. 2 contrasting items - min 16 voices. Music: Own Choice. Entrants also required to perform in either section 310 or 311.

Your name could be here as a sponsor- contact sponsorship@lve.org.au

Entry: $25.001st Championship Cup (IP) + $600          2nd $300          3rd $200          HC Certificate          
Under 20
310 Vocal Group.     Under 20

Time Limit: 08:00

Music: (a) Australian composer (b) Own Choice. Minimum 10 voices

This Section was made possible by a donation from Mr & Mrs G Arthur

Entry: $25.001st Mary Gilmour Trophy + $75          2nd $40          3rd $20          HC Certificate          
Open
311 Vocal Group.     Open

Time Limit: 08:00

Music: (a) Sacred (b) Own Choice.

Sponsored by Loy Yang B Operations & Maintenance

Entry: $25.001st $100          2nd $50          3rd $25          HC Certificate          
312 Community Vocal Group.     Open

Time Limit: 08:00

Minimum of 10 voices, not open to schools, 2 contrasting items of own choice

Your name could be here as a sponsor- contact sponsorship@lve.org.au

Entry: $25.001st $100          2nd $50          3rd $25          HC Ribbon          
10 yrs & under
313 Vocal Solo     10 yrs & under

Time Limit: 04:00

This Section was made possible by a donation from Mr & Mrs D Langmore

Entry: $10.001st Medallion          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC Ribbon          
11 - 13 yrs
314 Vocal Solo     11 - 13 yrs

Time Limit: 04:00

This Section was made possible by a donation from Mr & Mrs D Langmore

Entry: $10.001st Medallion          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC Ribbon          
Under 13
315 Musical Theatre Solo     Under 13

Time Limit: 04:00

Song from the Stage Shows - In Costume

This Section was made possible by a donation from Mrs Francie Waite

Entry: $10.001st Medallion          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC Ribbon          
316 Christmas Song or Carol Solo     Under 13

Time Limit: 04:00

Christmas Song or Carol. Open to Gippsland residents only. Note condition 3

Sponsored by Lions Club of Traralgon

Entry: $10.001st Medallion          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC Ribbon          
14 - 16 yrs
317 Vocal Solo     14 - 16 yrs

Time Limit: 04:00

Sponsored by Lions Club of Traralgon

Entry: $10.001st Medallion          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC Ribbon          
Under 16
319 Vocal Duet/Trio/Quartet     Under 16

Time Limit: 04:00

Sponsored by Loy Yang B Operations & Maintenance

Entry: $12.001st $40          2nd $20          3rd $15          HC Ribbon          
12 yrs & under 19
320 Vocal Solo     12 yrs & under 19

Time Limit: 04:00

Song by an Australian composer

This Section was made possible by a donation from Dr R & Mrs E Dawson

Entry: $12.001st $50          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC Ribbon          
321 Sacred Vocal Solo     12 yrs & under 19

Time Limit: 04:00

Sacred solo (not oratorio)

Sponsored by Lions Club of Traralgon

Entry: $12.001st $50          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC Ribbon          
13 yrs & under 17
322 Musical Theatre Solo     13 yrs & under 17

Time Limit: 04:00

Song from the Stage Shows - In Costume

Sponsored by Lions Club of Traralgon

Entry: $12.001st $50          2nd $20          3rd $10          HC Ribbon          
13 yrs & under 19
323 Vocal Solo     13 yrs & under 19

Time Limit: 04:00

20th Century Art song - any country any language

Sponsored by Lions Club of Traralgon

Entry: $12.001st $50          2nd $20          3rd $10          HC Ribbon          
16 yrs & under 25
324 Christmas Song or Carol Solo     16 yrs & under 25

Time Limit: 04:00

Christmas Song or Carol. Open to Gippsland residents only. Note condition 3

Sponsored by Lions Club of Traralgon

Entry: $12.001st $50          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC Ribbon          
17 yrs & under 21
325 Vocal Solo     17 yrs & under 21

Time Limit: 04:00

In memory of Joan Foenander

Entry: $12.001st $30          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC Ribbon          
VCE Contemporary
327 Vocal Solo     VCE Contemporary

Time Limit: 15:00

2 contrasting items from VCE Unit 3 /4 program. Entrant must be current VCE unit 3/4 student

Sponsored by Gippsland Orthopaedic Group

Entry: $12.001st $50          2nd $30          3rd $15          HC Ribbon          
VCE Classical
328 Vocal Solo     VCE Classical

Time Limit: 15:00

2 contrasting items from VCE Unit 3 /4 program. Entrant must be current VCE unit 3/4 student

Your name could be here as a sponsor- contact sponsorship@lve.org.au

Entry: $12.001st $50          2nd $30          3rd $15          HC Ribbon          
16 yrs & under 25
329 Vocal SCHOLARSHIP Solo     16 yrs & under 25

Time Limit: 10:00

2 contrasting items from different periods but not opera or oratorio. Previous winner may not re-enter for 12 months. NB Conditions 14,15 & 16. Competitors required to perform in at least two other vocal sections.

Your name could be here as a sponsor- contact sponsorship@lve.org.au

Entry: $25.001st $500          2nd $150          3rd $50          HC Ribbon          
14 yrs & over
330 Ailsa McLennan Memorial - District Solo     14 yrs & over

Time Limit: 04:00

Open to competitors who are resident in Gippsland. Note Condition 3

This Section was made possible by a donation from Mr & Mrs G Arthur

Entry: $12.001st $50          2nd $30          3rd $20          HC Ribbon          
Open
335 Country Solo     Open

Time Limit: 04:00

This Section was made possible by a donation from Mrs Francie Waite

Entry: $15.001st $50          2nd $30          3rd $20          HC Ribbon          
336 Jazz Blues Solo     Open

Time Limit: 04:00

Sponsored by Loy Yang B Operations & Maintenance

Entry: $15.001st $50          2nd $30          3rd $20          HC Ribbon          
337 Sacred Vocal Solo     Open

Time Limit: 04:00

Sacred Solo

This Section was made possible by a donation from Mr & Mrs G Arthur

Entry: $20.001st $100          2nd $75          3rd $40          HC Ribbon          
338 Musical Theatre Solo     Open

Time Limit: 05:00

In memory of Joan Foenander Song from the Stage Shows - In Costume

In memory of Joan Foenander

Entry: $25.001st Joan Foenander IP Trophy + $200          2nd $125          3rd $75          HC Ribbon          
17 yrs & over
339 Michael Miller Champion Vocal Solo     17 yrs & over

Time Limit: 08:00

Music: (a) 20th Century Art Song, (b) German Lieder. 2 items required

This Section was made possible by a donation from Mr & Mrs G Arthur

Entry: $20.001st Miller Shield (IP) + $100          2nd $75          3rd $40          HC Ribbon          
Open
340 National Folk/Gospel/Spiritual Solo     Open

Time Limit: 04:00

In memory of Lindsay Morris Music: Genuine National Folk Song or Gospel Spiritual

Your name could be here as a sponsor- contact sponsorship@lve.org.au

Entry: $15.001st $50          2nd $30          3rd $10          HC Ribbon          
19 yrs & over
341 Lythgo Operatic Aria Solo     19 yrs & over

Time Limit: 06:00

May be sung in any language. Competitors are also required to perform in sections 339 & either 337 or 340. NB Condition 1 - Amateurs only.

Sponsored by Lythgo Trust

Entry: $25.001st $600          2nd $300          3rd $100          HC Ribbon          
16 yrs & over
342 Vocal Duet/Trio/Quartet     16 yrs & over

Time Limit: 04:00

Sponsored by Gippsland Orthopaedic Group

Entry: $15.001st $50          2nd $30          3rd $15          HC Ribbon