2017 Boroondara Eisteddfod
Category 6: Choral
15 May 2017 to 21 May 2017
(To be confirmed after receipt of Entries and Programming has been finalised)

CATEGORY 6: CHORAL

Primary School Choirs

Secondary School Choirs

A Capella Choirs


Choral Sections 6.01 to 6.06

Adjudicator: Ms Kate Sadler

 

Entrants must register no later than 45 minutes after the session start time as advised on the entrant’s Notice of Appearance. Failure to do so will result in disqualification.

Refer to Rule 5: Rules relating to Choral Sections and Rule 6: Rules relating to Teachers.

 

Venue:

Sections 6.01-6.06: Hawthorn Arts Centre (HArts), 360 Burwood Rd, Hawthorn

The venue will open 45 minutes prior to the commencement of the session.

 

General:

Please refer to the section schedule for specific rules.  

Competitors can choose music of their own choice for all sections.

 

Section 6.01 – Year 6 & below Primary School Choir - Novice

Two contrasting selections, one in unison, one in parts. Any combination of voices; minimum 15 singers.


Eligibility: For choirs of schools not awarded 1st, 2nd or 3rd place in the Boroondara Eisteddfod in the last two years.
For beginner choirs that are starting to develop the skill of part singing.


Section 6.02 – Year 6 & below Primary School Choir – Regular & Section 6.03 – Years 7-9 Secondary School Choir & Section 6.04 – Years 7-12 Secondary School Choir

Two contrasting selections, one in unison, one in parts. Any combination of voices; minimum 15 singers.


Section 6.05 – 18 yrs & under A Capella Choir and Section 6.06 – Open A Capella Choir

Two contrasting selections. Any combination of voices, no instrumental accompaniment; minimum four singers.

ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 31/03/2017 5:00:00 PM (AEST)
6.01Novice Primary School Choir     Year 6 & Below

Time Limit: 06:00

Music of own choice - two contrasting selections, one in unison, one in parts. Any combination of voices; minimum 15 singers. For choirs of schools not awarded a 1st, 2nd or 3rd place in the Boroondara Eisteddfod in the last two years. For beginner choirs that are starting to develop the skill of part singing. The second heat will be required in the event of large entrant numbers. You will be advised of your scheduled heat time on your Notice of Appearance. Heat 1: 10am, Monday 15 May Heat 2: 2pm, Monday 15 May Final - 11am, Sunday 21 May

Entry: $55.001st $300          2nd $150          3rd $75          
6.02Regular Primary School Choir     Year 6 & Below

Time Limit: 06:00

Music of own choice - two contrasting selections, one in unison, one in parts. Any combination of voices; minimum 15 singers. The second heat will be required in the event of large entrant numbers. You will be advised of your scheduled heat time on your Notice of Appearance. Heat 1: 10am, Tuesday 16 May Heat 2: 1pm, Tuesday 16 May Final - 1pm, Sunday 21 May

Entry: $55.001st $300          2nd $150          3rd $75          
6.03 Secondary School Choir     Years 7 - 9

Time Limit: 08:00

Music of own choice - two contrasting selections, one in unison, one in parts. Any combination of voices; minimum 15 singers.

Entry: $55.001st $300          2nd $150          3rd $75          
6.04 Secondary School Choir     Years 7 - 12

Time Limit: 08:00

Music of own choice - two contrasting selections, one in unison, one in parts. Any combination of voices; minimum 15 singers.

Entry: $55.001st $300          2nd $150          3rd $75          
6.05 A Cappella Choir     18 years & Under

Time Limit: 08:00

Music of own choice - two contrasting selections. Any combination of voices, no instrumental accompaniment; minimum 4 singers.

Entry: $55.001st $200          2nd $100          3rd $50          
6.06 A Cappella Choir     Open

Time Limit: 08:00

Music of own choice - two contrasting selections. Any combination of voices, no instrumental accompaniment; minimum 4 singers.

Entry: $55.001st $200          2nd $100          3rd $50