72nd Bathurst Eisteddfod
Bands and Ensembles
26 Aug 2017 to 15 Sep 2017
(To be confirmed after receipt of Entries and Programming has been finalised)


Band and Ensemble Rules:


* Band/ensemble plans need to be emailed to the Music Co-ordinator two weeks prior to your performance date.

* Please include the Band Director's name and contact details. Also please list all of the groups you will be assisting with and we will attempt to avoid clashes in the programme.

* Copies for the Adjudicator can be handed in at the Eisteddfod office to the Music Coordinator any time from the commencement the Eisteddfod, but no later than 15 minutes prior to the start of the session.

* Please check in at the copies desk upon arrival and confirm the arrival of your band/ensemble/choir etc

* All music copies must have bars numbered.

* The stage will be pre-set for the largest band /ensemble - please do not change the seating arrangements on the stage.

* A drum kit, keyboard, keyboard stand, bass amp, keyboard amp, and percussion table will all be supplied. Band Directors will be contacted prior to the Eisteddfod to arrange the supply of any additional instruments required.

* Please refer to the overall Eisteddfod Rules and the rules specific to the Music Programme. If you have any questions please email the music coordinator: bathursteisteddfod.music@gmail.com

 

ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 31/05/2017 11:59:00 PM (AEST)
171 Instrumental Trio or Quartet     K-6

Time Limit: 04:00

Sponsored by The McGarity Family

Entry: $11.001st Bannerette          2nd Bannerette          3rd Bannerette          HC Certificate          
172 Instrumental Trio or Quartet     Year7-12

Time Limit: 06:00

Sponsored by All Saints College

Entry: $12.001st Bannerette          2nd Bannerette          3rd Bannerette          HC Certificate          
173 Instrumental Trio or Quartet     Open

Time Limit: 08:00

Sponsored by Bathurst Travel Centre

Entry: $13.001st $100          2nd $60          3rd $40          HC Certificate          
174 Primary Instrumental Ensemble     K-6

Time Limit: 04:00

No vocalists or rock groups.

Sponsored by Loxley House Family Practice

Entry: $15.001st Bannerette          2nd Bannerette          3rd Bannerette          HC Certificate          
175 Secondary Instrumental Ensemble     Year7-12

Time Limit: 06:00

No vocalists or rock groups.

Sponsored by Annie's Old-fashioned Ice-cream Parlour

Entry: $20.001st Bannerette          2nd Bannerette          3rd Bannerette          HC Certificate          
176 Instrumental Ensemble     Open

Time Limit: 08:00

No vocalists or rock groups.

Sponsored by Barlow's Property Services

Entry: $28.001st $100          2nd $60          3rd $40          HC Certificate          
177 Infants Percussion Ensemble     K

Time Limit: 04:00

Pre-recorded CD Music Accompaniment permitted.

Sponsored by Bathurst Eisteddfod Society

Entry: $15.001st Bannerette          2nd Bannerette          3rd Bannerette          HC Certificate          
178 Small Schools Percussion Ensemble     K-6

Time Limit: 04:00

Pre-recorded CD Music Accompaniment is permitted.

Sponsored by Paul Toole MLA

Entry: $15.001st Bannerette          2nd Bannerette          3rd Bannerette          HC Certificate          
179 Special Classes Performance Group     K-6

Time Limit: 05:00

Pre-recorded CD music accompaniment is permitted.

Sponsored by Annie's Old-fashioned Ice-cream Parlour

Entry: $15.001st Medals          
180 Primary Percussion Ensemble (Up to 20 Players)     K-6

Time Limit: 04:00

Pre-recorded CD Music accompaniment is permitted.

Sponsored by Annie's Old-fashioned Ice-cream Parlour

Entry: $15.001st Bannerette          2nd Bannerette          3rd Bannerette          HC Certificate          
181 Secondary Percussion Ensemble (Up to 20 Players)     Year7-12

Time Limit: 06:00

NO pre-recorded music accompaniment permitted.

Sponsored by Reliance Credit Union

Entry: $20.001st Bannerette          2nd Bannerette          3rd Bannerette          HC Certificate          
182 Percussion Ensemble (Up to 20 Players)     Open

Time Limit: 08:00

No pre-recorded music accompaniment allowed.

Entry: $28.001st $100          2nd $60          3rd $40          
183 Primary Orchestral String Ensemble     K-6

Time Limit: 04:00

Piano accompaniment permitted only.

Sponsored by ITP -The Income Tax Professionals

Entry: $15.001st Bannerette          2nd Bannerette          3rd Bannerette          HC Certificate          
184 Secondary Orchestral String Ensemble     Year7-12

Time Limit: 06:00

Piano accompaniment permitted

Sponsored by ITP -The Income Tax Professionals

Entry: $20.001st Bannerette          2nd Bannerette          3rd Bannerette          HC Certificate          
185 Orchestral String Ensemble     Open

Time Limit: 06:00

Sponsored by ITP -The Income Tax Professionals

Entry: $28.001st $100          2nd $60          3rd $40          HC Certificate          
186 Primary Entertainment Ensemble     K-6

Time Limit: 04:00

Competitors perform one own choice song. Not intended for Concert bands or Stage bands. Mixed ensembles and rock bands are encouraged. Vocalists are permitted and a microphone will be supplied. This is designed to be a fun and entertaining section and the adjudicator will take this into consideration.

Sponsored by Cathedral Primary School

Entry: $15.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          3rd Trophy          HC Certificate          
187 Secondary Entertainment Ensemble     Year7-12

Time Limit: 05:00

Competitors perform one own choice song. Not intended for Concert bands or Stage bands. Mixed ensembles and rock bands are encouraged. Vocalists are permitted and a microphone will be supplied. This is designed to be a fun and entertaining section and the adjudicator will take this into consideration.

Sponsored by Bathurst Eisteddfod Society

Entry: $20.001st Bannerette          2nd Bannerette          3rd Bannerette          HC Certificate          
188 Entertainment Ensemble     Open

Time Limit: 06:00

Competitors perform one own choice song. Not intended for Concert bands or Stage bands. Mixed ensembles and rock bands are encouraged. Vocalists are permitted and a microphone will be supplied. This is designed to be a fun and entertaining section and the adjudicator will take this into consideration.

Sponsored by Bathurst RSL Club

Entry: $28.001st $100          2nd $60          3rd $40          HC Certificate          
189Grade 2 or above Premium Concert Band Band     K-6

Time Limit: 12:00

This section is for Grade 2 and above pieces. Competitors perform two contrasting works. Timing will be paused in between pieces. Band plan must be emailed to the Music Co-ordinator two weeks prior to the performance date.

Sponsored by Wendy Jenkins

Entry: $15.001st Wendy Jenkins Perpetual Trophy + Replica          2nd Bannerette          3rd Bannerette          HC Certificate          
190Grade 1 1/2 or below Intermediate Concert Band Band     K-6

Time Limit: 10:00

This section is for Grade 1 and 1 1/2 pieces. Competitors perform two contrasting works. Timing will be paused in between pieces. Band plan must be emailed to the Music Co-ordinator two weeks prior to the performance date.

Sponsored by Bathurst Eisteddfod Society

Entry: $15.001st Nola and Ian Ramsay Perpetual Trophy and Replica          2nd Bannerette          3rd Bannerette          HC Certificate          
191 Concert Band     Primary/Lower Secondary

Time Limit: 12:00

Competitors must perform two contrasting works. Timing will be paused in between pieces. Band plan must be emailed to the Music Co-ordinator two weeks prior to the performance date.

Sponsored by Bathurst Dance Teachers

Entry: $15.001st Perpetual Trophy and Bannerette          2nd Bannerette          3rd Bannerette          HC Certificate          
192 Secondary Concert Band     Year7-12

Time Limit: 12:00

Competitors must perform two contrasting works. One work must be from an Australian Composer. Timing will not stop between pieces. Band plan must be emailed to the Music Co-ordinator two weeks prior to the performance date.

Entry: $20.001st Jennifer Ratsep Perpetual Trophy and Replica + $100          2nd Bannerette + $60          3rd Bannerette + $40          HC Certificate          
193 Concert Band     Open

Time Limit: 14:00

Competitors must perform two contrasting works. Inclusion of a piece from an Australian Composer in your programme is encouraged. Timing will not stop between pieces. Band plan must be emailed to the Music Co-ordinator two weeks prior to the performance date. Please include your organisation`s name and conductor`s name.

Sponsored by Rotary Club of Bathurst

Entry: $28.001st $250          2nd $100          3rd $50          HC Certificate          
194 Secondary Orchestra     Year7-12

Time Limit: 12:00

Competitors must perform two contrasting pieces. Orchestra Plan MUST be emailed to the music co-ordinator two weeks prior to your performance with your school name and conductor`s name. Inclusion of an Australian work is encouraged.

Sponsored by the Rotary Club of Bathurst Daybreak

Entry: $20.001st Bannerette + $100          2nd Bannerette + $60          3rd Bannerette + $40          HC Certificate          
195 Classical Orchestra     Open

Time Limit: 14:00

Competitors must perform two contrasting pieces. Orchestra Plan MUST be emailed to the music co-ordinator two weeks prior to your performance with your school name and conductor`s name. Inclusion of an Australian work is encouraged.

Sponsored by Bathurst Eisteddfod Society

Entry: $28.001st $250          2nd $100          3rd $50          HC Certificate          
196 Stage Band     Primary/Lower Secondary

Time Limit: 10:00

Competitors must perform two contrasting pieces. Timer will be paused between pieces. Band Plan MUST be emailed to the music co-ordinator two weeks prior to your performance with your school name and conductor`s name.

Sponsored by All Saints College

Entry: $15.001st Bannerette + $80          2nd Bannerette + $50          3rd Bannerette + $30          HC Certificate          
197 Secondary Stage Band     Year7-12

Time Limit: 12:00

Competitors must perform two contrasting pieces. Timer will be paused between pieces. Band Plan MUST be emailed to the music co-ordinator two weeks prior to your performance with your school name and conductor`s name.

Sponsored by the Scots School of Bathurst and Lithgow

Entry: $20.001st Bannerette + $100          2nd Bannerette + $60          3rd Bannerette + $40          HC Certificate          
198 Stage Band     Open

Time Limit: 12:00

Competitors must perform two contrasting pieces. Timer will be paused between pieces. Band Plan MUST be emailed to the music co-ordinator two weeks prior to your performance with your school name and conductor`s name.

Sponsored by McIntosh McPhillamy & Co

Entry: $28.001st $250          2nd $100          3rd $50          HC Certificate