75th City of Toowoomba Eisteddfod 2020
DIVISION 02 - VOCAL SOLOS - Open
08 May 2020 to 17 May 2020
(To be confirmed after receipt of Entries and Programming has been finalised)
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DIVISION 02 - VOCAL SOLOS – Open

 

VOCAL GENERAL RULES

 

One song only unless otherwise indicated.

Own choice of music.

The use of a microphone and/or pre-recorded electronic backing or accompaniment is NOT permitted unless specifically stated in the rules for that division.

If backing tracks are allowed in contemporary sections, they must contain Instrumental backing only, in CD or MP3 format.

Where backing track or microphone permitted, competitors must use the uni-directional microphone and sound equipment supplied by the Eisteddfod.

 

Vocal & Choral / DIVISION 02   VOCAL SOLOS   Open

 

Entries must be received by 2 Mar 2020

 

a)  Lieder section is now in Vocal Duet Division





 

ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 2/03/2020 11:59:00 PM (AEST)
Open
030 OPERATIC ARIA SOLO     Open

Time Limit:

Prizes donated by Burstows Funeral Care.

Entry: $8.001st Mavis Humberstone Memorial Trophy + $25          2nd $20          3rd $15          HC          
031 ORATORIO or CANTATA SOLO     Open

Time Limit:

Prizes donated by Burstows Funeral Care.

Entry: $8.001st The Elwyn Barber Memorial Trophy + $25          2nd $20          3rd $15          HC          
032 ART SONG - ENGLISH SOLO     Open

Time Limit:

1. From the works of Head, Quilter, Ireland, Vaughan Williams, Delius, Warlock, Armstrong Gibbs or other of a comparable standard.

Prizes donated by Burstows Funeral Care.

Entry: $8.001st The Lynn Broom Memorial Trophy + $25          2nd $20          3rd $15          HC          
033 MUSIC THEATRE PERFORMANCE SOLO     Open

Time Limit:

1. From a Musical (Stage or Film). 2. Hand props and chair only. 3. Costume preferred. 4. Judged as a vocal and theatrical presentation.

Entry: $8.001st David Rees Memorial Trophy + $25          2nd $20          3rd $15          HC          
034 AUSTRALIAN COMPOSER SOLO     Open

Time Limit:

1. Excluding Contemporary Popular Song or Folk Song.

Prizes donated by Burstows Funeral Care.

Entry: $8.001st $25          2nd $20          3rd $15          HC          
035 ITALIAN SOLO     Open

Time Limit:

1. From the works of Caccini, Rosa, Caldara, Scarlatti or others of comparable standard. 2. To be sung in Italian.

Prizes donated by John & Gwenyth Chappell.

Entry: $8.001st John & Gwenyth Chappell Trophy + $25          2nd $20          3rd $15          HC          
036 FRENCH SOLO     Open

Time Limit:

1. From the works of Fauré, Duparc, Debussy, Ravel, Chausson, Chabrier or other of a comparable standard. 2. To be sung in French.

Prizes donated by Burstows Funeral Care.

Entry: $8.001st Delith Brook Memorial Trophy + $25          2nd $20          3rd $15          HC          
037 SACRED SOLO     Open

Time Limit:

1. Excluding works from Oratorios or Cantatas.

Prizes donated by David Janetzki MP Toowoomba South & Melinda Janetzki

Entry: $8.001st $25          2nd $20          3rd $15          HC          
038 FOLK SONG SOLO     Open

Time Limit: 04:00

1. Traditional - no songs under the name of composers, except those of ancient bards or harpers. 2. Arrangements are permitted where folk melody and words are authentic. 3. English or the original language.

Entry: $8.001st $25          2nd $20          3rd $15          HC          
039 MODERN BALLAD SOLO     Open

Time Limit:

1. Only songs composed after 1950. 2. Modern arrangement and style, excluding Musical Theatre. 3. May be accompanied by any acoustic instrument. 4. No recorded backings or microphone allowed.

Prizes donated by Richard Chiverrell.

Entry: $8.001st $25          2nd $20          3rd $15          HC          
040 JAZZ SOLO     Open

Time Limit: 04:00

1. May be accompanied by single acoustic instrument or backing track. 2. Must use microphone.

Entry: $8.001st $25          2nd $20          3rd $15          HC          
18 to 25 Years
041 VOCAL SOLO     18 to 25 Years

Time Limit:

1. From the works of Quilter, Head, Vaughan Williams, Ireland, Armstrong Gibbs, Warlock or other of a comparable standard.

Prizes donated by QCWA Music & Drama Club.

Entry: $8.001st $25          2nd $20          3rd $15          HC          
Open
042 CONTEMPORARY COMMERCIAL VOCAL SOLO     Open

Time Limit: 04:00

1. Contemporary popular song only. No jazz or music theatre songs allowed. 2. Must use microphone. 3. May be accompanied by single acoustic or electric instrument, or backing track.

Entry: $8.001st $25          2nd $20          3rd $15          HC          
Adult
043 ANY OTHER GENRE SOLO     Adult

Time Limit: 04:00

1. Adult refers to competitors over the age of 18. 2. Any song not covered in any other Section.

Prizes donated by Richard Chiverrell, Anne Gralow & David Whitford

Entry: $8.001st Trophy (non-perpetual) + $75          2nd $50          3rd $25          HC