Limestone Coast Choral and Vocal Showcase 2018
Vocal
27 Aug 2018 to 01 Sep 2018
(To be confirmed after receipt of Entries and Programming has been finalised)

VOCAL SPECIAL CONDITITIONS

1. Sections that attract significantly more than 10 entries may be randomly divided into equal groups and adjudicated and awarded independently.

2. Novice sections are for competitors who have never won first prize at any Showcase prior to the current year.

3. Performers entering Music Theatre sections must supply the name of the character and show from which the performed song is taken.

4. Performers entering an aria section must present a brief introduction of the aria to the adjudicator and audience.

5. MICROPHONES AND BACKING TRACKS

a) Microphones and backing tracks may NOT be used in the following sections:-

  • All Own Choice Sections - Open Own Choice is an exception to this rule
  • All Folk Song Sections
  • All Traditional Ballad Sections
  • All Classical Sections
  • All Novice Sections

b) Microphones and backing tracks may be used in all other sections unless specified in these rules.

c) Performers may perform to a professional backing track containing music only. i.e. no voices.

d) Performers may use either a CD or a digital sound device (e.g. iPod, iPhone, etc. (on flight mode).

e) Showcase technical staff have final say on suitability of any digital sound device.

f) SOUND CHECKS CAN ONLY BE DONE DURING THE BREAK PRIOR TO THE SESSION OF PERFORMANCE.

g) If using a CD, performers are asked to ensure that there is only one song per CD.

h) In Self Accompanied and Self Composed sections, performers may use a microphone.

i) Performers requiring microphone, backing track or other digital device must notify the Registrar at the time of registration. Failure to do so may prevent the use of this equipment.

j) See Copyright under Committee Policy for details regarding your responsibilities.

6. Limestone Coast Aria Section

a) To be eligible for this section competitors are required to perform in the Art Song in English, Lied and Sacred Solo Sections.

7. Aggregate Award

a) The Aggregate Award will be determined by adding points assigned to first, second and third places in the Art Song in English, Lied, Sacred Solo and Aria Sections. Points are assigned thus – First, 5 points, Second, 3 points, Third, 1 point.

b) Should a tie for the aggregate occur, reassessment is made thus:

  • Greatest number of firsts to determine the winner.
  • If firsts are equal then the greatest number of seconds decides the winner.
  • If seconds are equal, then the greatest number of thirds will decide the winner.
  • If a tie still exists the prize money will be divided.

c) If there are insufficient entries to run any Aggregate Sections, Showcase Executive Committee reserves the right to with-hold the Aggregate prize money or may use a proportion of the prize money for other awarSee 

See Competition Rules for Overall Rules


VOCAL SPECIAL CONDITIONS

1.     Sections that attract significantly more than 10 entries may be randomly divided into equal groups and adjudicated and awarded independently.

2.     Novice sections are for competitors who have never won first prize at any Showcase prior to the current year.

3.     Performers entering Music Theatre sections must supply the name of the character and show from which the performed song is taken.

4.     Performers entering an aria section must present a brief introduction of the aria to the adjudicator and audience.

5.     MICROPHONES AND BACKING TRACKS

a)     Microphones and backing tracks may NOT be used in the following sections:-

·       All Classical Sections

b)     Microphones and backing tracks may be used in all other sections unless specified in these rules.

c)     Performers may perform to a professional backing track containing music only. i.e. no voices.

d)     Performers may use either a CD or a digital sound device (e.g. iPod, iPhone, etc. (on flight mode).

e)     Showcase technical staff have final say on suitability of any digital sound device.

f)      SOUND CHECKS CAN ONLY BE DONE DURING THE BREAK PRIOR TO THE SESSION OF PERFORMANCE.

g)     If using a CD, performers are asked to ensure that there is only one song per CD.

h)     In Self Accompanied and Self Composed sections, performers may use a microphone.

i)      Performers requiring microphone, backing track or other digital device must notify the Registrar at the time of registration. Failure to do so may prevent the use of this equipment.

j)      See Copyright under Committee Policy for details regarding your responsibilities.


ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 15/06/2018 11:59:00 PM (AEST)
Under 10 Years
02 Character Song from Movie or Music Theatre (Must be in costume) Solo     Under 10 Years

Session: 30/08/2018 10:00 AM    

Name of Movie or Show must be provided at time of Registration

Entries Closed
Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Certificate          
Under 12 Years
04b Own Choice Song Solo     Under 12 Years

Session: 30/08/2018 2:00 PM    

No microphone or backing tracks are permitted for this section.

Entries Closed
Entry: $8.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Certificate          
Under 14 Years
09a Own Choice Song Solo     Under 14 Years

Session: 31/08/2018 10:00 AM    

No microphone or backing tracks are permitted for this section.

Entries Closed
Entry: $8.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Certificate          
09b Own Choice Song Solo     Under 14 Years

Session: 31/08/2018 2:00 PM    

No microphone or backing tracks are permitted for this section.

Entries Closed
Entry: $8.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Certificate          
14 Character Song from Movie or Music Theatre (Must be in costume) Solo     Under 14 Years

Session: 01/09/2018 10:00 AM    

Name of Movie or Show must be provided at time of Registration

Entries Closed
Entry: $10.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Certificate          
Under 17 Years
17Novice Song Solo     Under 17 Years

Session: 29/08/2018 7:00 PM    

No microphone or backing tracks are permitted for this section.

Sponsored by Williams Seafood

Entries Closed
Entry: $10.001st $20          2nd $15          3rd $10          HM Certificate          
20 Folk Song Solo     Under 17 Years

Session: 30/08/2018 7:00 PM    

No microphone or backing tracks are permitted for this section.

Sponsored by J Renney

Entries Closed
Entry: $10.001st $20          2nd $15          3rd $10          HM Certificate          
23 SUSIC FAMILY AWARD, Character Song from Movie or Music Theatre (Must be in costume) Solo     Under 17 Years

Session: 01/09/2018 7:00 PM    

Name of Movie or Show must be provided at time of Registration

Sponsored by Susic Family

Entries Closed
Entry: $15.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          3rd Trophy          HM Certificate          
27 Jazz Solo     Under 17 Years

Session: 31/08/2018 7:00 PM    

Own Choice.

Sponsored by District Council of Grant

Entries Closed
Entry: $10.001st $20          2nd $15          3rd $10          HM Certificate          
Under 19 Years
34 Self-Accompanied Solo     Under 19 Years

Session: 01/09/2018 2:00 PM    

Microphone may be used.

Sponsored by WINTV

Entries Closed
Entry: $12.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          HM Certificate          
Under 12 Years
04a Own Choice Song Solo     Under 12 Years

Session: 30/08/2018 10:00 AM    

No microphone or backing tracks are permitted for this section.

Entries Closed
Entry: $8.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Certificate          
05 Folk Song Solo     Under 12 Years

Session: 28/08/2018 12:00 AM    

No microphone or backing tracks are permitted for this section.

Entries Closed
Entry: $8.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Certificate          
08 Character Song from any Animated Movie (Must be in costume) Solo     Under 12 Years

Session: 31/08/2018 10:00 AM    

Name of Movie must be provided at time of Registration

Entries Closed
Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Certificate          
Under 14 Years
10a Contemporary Popular Solo     Under 14 Years

Session: 30/08/2018 2:00 PM    

Entries Closed
Entry: $8.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Certificate          
13 Song Lyrics and Music by an Australian Composer Solo     Under 14 Years

Session: 31/08/2018 2:00 PM    

Entries Closed
Entry: $8.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Certificate          
Under 17 Years
16 Own Choice Song Solo     Under 17 Years

Session: 01/09/2018 10:00 AM    

No microphone or backing tracks are permitted for this section.

Sponsored by Rotary Club of Mount Gambier West Inc

Entries Closed
Entry: $10.001st $20          2nd $15          3rd $10          HM Certificate          
Under 19 Years
28 Own Choice Song Solo     Under 19 Years

Session: 30/08/2018 7:00 PM    

No microphone or backing tracks are permitted for this section.

Sponsored by Synet Computer Services

Entries Closed
Entry: $12.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          HM Certificate          
38 Gospel Song Solo     Under 19 Years

Session: 01/09/2018 2:00 PM    

Sponsored by O'Connor & Graney

Entries Closed
Entry: $12.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          HM Certificate          
Open
46Novice Vocal Solo     Open

Session: 31/08/2018 7:00 PM    

No microphone or backing tracks are permitted for this section.

Sponsored by WINTV

Entries Closed
Entry: $14.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          
53 Gambier City Chemmart Pharmacies Award Solo     Open

Session: 01/09/2018 7:00 PM    

Microphone and backing track may be used.

Sponsored by Terry White Chemmart Pharmacies

Entries Closed
Entry: $20.001st $300          2nd $100          3rd $50          
Under 10 Years
01 Own Choice Song Solo     Under 10 Years

Session: 31/08/2018 2:00 PM    

No microphone or backing tracks are permitted for this section.

Entries Closed
Entry: $8.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Certificate          
03 Character Song from any Animated Movie (Must be in costume) Solo     Under 10 Years

Session: 30/08/2018 2:00 PM    

Name of Movie must be provided at time of Registration

Entries Closed
Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Certificate          
Under 14 Years
10b Contemporary Popular Solo     Under 14 Years

Session: 30/08/2018 10:00 AM    

Entries Closed
Entry: $8.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Certificate          
Under 17 Years
18 Traditional Ballad Solo     Under 17 Years

Session: 30/08/2018 7:00 PM    

No microphone or backing tracks are permitted for this section.

Sponsored by C Miller

Entries Closed
Entry: $10.001st $20          2nd $15          3rd $10          HM Certificate          
19 Contemporary Popular Solo     Under 17 Years

Session: 31/08/2018 7:00 PM    

Sponsored by Mount Gambier Safety Supplies

Entries Closed
Entry: $10.001st $20          2nd $15          3rd $10          HM Certificate          
22 Song Lyrics and Music by an Australian Composer Solo     Under 17 Years

Session: 01/09/2018 10:00 AM    

Sponsored by Williams Seafood

Entries Closed
Entry: $10.001st $20          2nd $15          3rd $10          HM Certificate          
Open
52 Adam Lindsay Gordon Award Solo     Open

Session: 01/09/2018 2:00 PM    

Poem by, or song about, Adam Lindsay Gordon set to music

Sponsored by A & J Childs, Dingley Dell

Entries Closed
Entry: $12.001st Perpetual Trophy + $40          2nd $20          3rd $15          HM Certificate          
59 Wokurna Forestry Jazz Award: Non-Tertiary Solo     Open

Session: 01/09/2018 7:00 PM    

Sponsored by L & R Parsons

Entries Closed
Entry: $20.001st $400          2nd $200          3rd $150          
Under 12 Years
06 Song Lyrics and Music by an Australian Composer Solo     Under 12 Years

Session: 30/08/2018 2:00 PM    

Entries Closed
Entry: $8.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Certificate          
07 Character Song from Movie or Music Theatre (Must be in costume) Solo     Under 12 Years

Session: 30/08/2018 10:00 AM    

Name of Movie or Show must be provided at time of Registration

Entries Closed
Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Certificate          
Under 14 Years
15 Character Song from any Animated Movie (Must be in costume) Solo     Under 14 Years

Session: 31/08/2018 2:00 PM    

Name of Movie must be provided at time of Registration

Entries Closed
Entry: $10.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Certificate          
Under 19 Years
30 Contemporary Popular Solo     Under 19 Years

Session: 30/08/2018 7:00 PM    

Sponsored by District Council of Grant

Entries Closed
Entry: $12.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          HM Certificate          
Open
58 Mount Gambier City Council Jazz Award Solo     Open

Session: 01/09/2018 7:00 PM    

Sponsored by City of Mount Gambier

Entries Closed
Entry: $30.001st $1000          2nd $300          3rd $100          
60 Jazz Ballad Solo     Open

Session: 01/09/2018 2:00 PM    

Sponsored by Kevin Paisley Fashion Eye Wear

Entries Closed
Entry: $12.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          
61 Jazz Blues Solo     Open

Session: 31/08/2018 7:00 PM    

Sponsored by Rotary Club of Mount Gambier West Inc

Entries Closed
Entry: $15.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          
Under 14 Years
11 Folk Song Solo     Under 14 Years

Session: 28/08/2018 12:00 AM    

No microphone or backing tracks are permitted for this section.

Entries Closed
Entry: $8.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Certificate          
Under 17 Years
26 Vocal (May be sung in costume) Duet     Under 17 Years

Session: 30/08/2018 7:00 PM    

Sponsored by C Miller

Entries Closed
Entry: $12.001st $24          2nd $16          3rd $12          HM Certificate          
Under 19 Years
35 PL, AZ & DL MONAGHAN MEMORIAL AWARD, Character Song from Movie or Music Theatre (Must be in costume) Solo     Under 19 Years

Session: 01/09/2018 7:00 PM    

Name of Movie or Show must be provided at time of Registration

Sponsored by P. Walker OAM, M. & R. Monaghan

Entries Closed
Entry: $15.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          3rd Trophy          HM Certificate          
Open
49 Vocal (May be sung in costume) Duet     Open

Session: 31/08/2018 7:00 PM    

Sponsored by J & B Watson

Entries Closed
Entry: $15.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $16          
62 Jazz Swing Solo     Open

Session: 01/09/2018 2:00 PM    

Sponsored by BP Travel & Cruise

Entries Closed
Entry: $12.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          
Under 14 Years
12 Song written/composed during 17th – 19th Centuries (sung in any language) Solo     Under 14 Years

Session: 28/08/2018 12:00 AM    

No microphone or backing tracks are permitted for this section.

Entries Closed
Entry: $8.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Certificate          
Under 17 Years
25 Sacred Song Solo     Under 17 Years

Session: 31/08/2018 7:00 PM    

Entries Closed
Entry: $10.001st $20          2nd $15          3rd $10          HM Certificate          
Open
41 Contemporary Popular Solo     Open

Session: 01/09/2018 2:00 PM    

Sponsored by Kevin Paisley Fashion Eye Wear

Entries Closed
Entry: $14.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          
57 Music Theatre (Must be sung in Costume) Solo     Open

Session: 01/09/2018 7:00 PM    

Whitehead Group of Companies Music Theatre Award. Must be sung in Costume. Name of Film or Show must be provided at time of Registration.

Sponsored by P & MC Koren

Entries Closed
Entry: $30.001st $1000          2nd $300          3rd $100          
Under 17 Years
21 Song written/composed during 17th – 19th Centuries (sung in any language) Solo     Under 17 Years

Session: 28/08/2018 12:00 AM    

No microphone or backing tracks are permitted for this section.

Entries Closed
Entry: $10.001st $20          2nd $15          3rd $10          HM Certificate          
Under 19 Years
36 Vocal (May be sung in costume) Duet     Under 19 Years

Session: 30/08/2018 7:00 PM    

Entries Closed
Entry: $12.001st $40          2nd $30          3rd $20          HM Certificate          
37 Jazz Solo     Under 19 Years

Session: 01/09/2018 2:00 PM    

Sponsored by Metro Bakery

Entries Closed
Entry: $12.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          HM Certificate          
Open
63 Latin Song Solo     Open

Session: 31/08/2018 7:00 PM    

Sponsored by Bendigo Bank Mount Gambier Branch

Entries Closed
Entry: $12.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          
Under 17 Years
24 Country Song Solo     Under 17 Years

Session: 28/08/2018 12:00 AM    

Entries Closed
Entry: $10.001st $15          2nd $10          3rd $5          HM Certificate          
Open
39 Modern Ballad Solo     Open

Session: 01/09/2018 2:00 PM    

Sponsored by Forty Winks

Entries Closed
Entry: $14.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          
44 Country Song Solo     Open

Session: 30/08/2018 7:00 PM    

Sponsored by Rotary Club of Mount Gambier West Inc

Entries Closed
Entry: $14.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          
Under 19 Years
29 Traditional Ballad Solo     Under 19 Years

Session: 28/08/2018 12:00 AM    

No microphone or backing tracks are permitted for this section.

Entries Closed
Entry: $12.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          HM Certificate          
Open
43 Song Lyrics and Music by an Australian Composer Solo     Open

Session: 01/09/2018 2:00 PM    

Sponsored by WINTV

Entries Closed
Entry: $14.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          
Under 19 Years
31 Folk Song Solo     Under 19 Years

Session: 28/08/2018 12:00 AM    

No microphone or backing tracks are permitted for this section.

Entries Closed
Entry: $12.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          HM Certificate          
32 Song written/composed during 17th – 19th Centuries (sung in any language) Solo     Under 19 Years

Session: 28/08/2018 12:00 AM    

No microphone or backing tracks are permitted for this section.

Entries Closed
Entry: $12.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          HM Certificate          
Open
40 Traditional Ballad Solo     Open

Session: 28/08/2018 12:00 AM    

No microphone or backing tracks are permitted for this section.

Entries Closed
Entry: $14.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          
42 Folk Song Solo     Open

Session: 28/08/2018 12:00 AM    

No microphone or backing tracks are permitted for this section.

Entries Closed
Entry: $14.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          
45 Humorous Song (May be sung in costume) Solo     Open

Session: 28/08/2018 12:00 AM    

Entries Closed
Entry: $14.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          
47 Self-Accompanied Solo     Open

Session: 28/08/2018 12:00 AM    

Microphone may be used.

Entries Closed
Entry: $14.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          
48 Self Composed (May be self-accompanied or accompanied by another) Solo     Open

Session: 28/08/2018 12:00 AM    

Microphone may be used.

Entries Closed
Entry: $14.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          
50 Vocal (May be sung in costume) Trio     Open

Session: 28/08/2018 12:00 AM    

Entries Closed
Entry: $15.001st $60          2nd $30          3rd $24          
51 Vocal (May be sung in costume) Quartet     Open

Session: 28/08/2018 12:00 AM    

Entries Closed
Entry: $16.001st $80          2nd $40          3rd $20          
54 Classical Song Award: Non-Tertiary (Aria from any Opera) Solo     Open

Session: 28/08/2018 12:00 AM    

Introduction to the Aria must be presented to Audience / Adjudicator prior to performance. No microphone or backing tracks are permitted for this section.

Entries Closed
Entry: $14.001st $100          2nd $50          3rd $25          
55 Limestone Coast Showcase Aria (Aria from any Opera) Solo     Open

Session: 28/08/2018 12:00 AM    

Introduction to the Aria must be presented to Audience / Adjudicator prior to performance. No microphone or backing tracks are permitted for this section.

Entries Closed
Entry: $30.001st $1000          2nd $400          3rd $200          
56 Classical Song Own Choice Solo     Open

Session: 28/08/2018 12:00 AM    

No microphone or backing tracks are permitted for this section.

Entries Closed
Entry: $25.001st $500          2nd $200          3rd $100          
64 Gospel Song Solo     Open

Session: 28/08/2018 12:00 AM    

Entries Closed
Entry: $12.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          
65 Jazz Trio     Open

Session: 28/08/2018 12:00 AM    

Entries Closed
Entry: $14.001st $40          2nd $20          3rd $10          
66 Jazz Quartet     Open

Session: 28/08/2018 12:00 AM    

Entries Closed
Entry: $16.001st $80          2nd $40          3rd $20          
67 Own Choice Non Competitive Solo     Open

Session: 28/08/2018 12:00 AM    

No prizes. Adjudication only

Entries Closed
Entry: $10.00
Under 19 Years
33 Song Lyrics and Music by an Australian Composer Solo     Under 19 Years

Session: 28/08/2018 12:00 AM    

Entries Closed
Entry: $12.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          HM Certificate