67th Annual City of Hobart Eisteddfod
Instrumental Groups
30 May 2017 to 30 May 2017
(To be confirmed after receipt of Entries and Programming has been finalised)

INSTRUMENTAL GROUPS, CHAMBER ENSEMBLES

Proposed date: May 30th (Federation Concert Hall)

June 22 to 25 (Hobart Town Hall)


••• Perpetual Trophies & Special Awards •••

Edgley Family Award $500 - Awarded to the winner of Variety Entertainment class 1070

The Rotary Club of Hobart Open Chamber Ensemble Award $250 - Awarded to the winner of class 1060

Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra Friends (TSOF) Trophy and $250 Award - For the best performance by a school-age group

String Ensemble Award $200 - For the most promising string ensemble aged 16 years or under (may include piano)

Island Brass Academy Award $50 - For the most promising brass ensemble in classes 1021-1060

AUSTA $50 Award - For the most promising string ensemble in classes 1050 or 1060

Adjudicators Award Certificate - For the most outstanding group Year 10 & under

VIVIAN WAIN MEMORIAL AWARD for a family ensemble of any age, duo to octet, piano may be included. TSO ticket for each member of the prize-winning ensemble to a concert in 2017.


Notes:

Age

  • All participants, including accompanists, must comply with age limitations. Exception: accompanist for classes 960, 970, 980, 1021, 1022.

Groups

  • On the entry form, please write approximate number of performers.

Equipment

  • Competitors are responsible for supplying their own requirements, except that the Eisteddfod Society provides two music stands at the Town Hall.
  • Amplified instruments are not allowed at the Town Hall, but are allowed at the Federation Concert Hall.
  • Please contact the Instrumental Coordinator (see page 49) regarding the availability of a keyboard at the Federation Concert Hall.
  • Entrants interested in sharing equipment at the Federation Concert Hall are asked to contact the Instrumental Coordinator.


Due to limited backstage facilities for large groups at the Federation Concert Hall, two minutes onstage warm up time is allowed (in addition to the maximum performance time limit).


ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 1/04/2017 11:59:00 PM (AEST)
0960 Instrumental or Orchestral Group     Year 4 & Under

Time Limit: 06:00

Nine or more performers.

Entry: $25.00HC Certificates of Merit          
0970 Instrumental or Orchestral Group     Year 6 & Under

Time Limit: 06:00

Maximum 15 performers.

Entry: $25.00HC Certificates of Merit          
0980 Orchestral Group, Stage, Brass or Concert Band Group or Band     Year 6 & Under

Time Limit: 06:00

16 or more performers.

Entry: $25.00HC Certificates of Merit          
0990 Instrumental or Orchestral Group     Year 8 & Under

Time Limit: 06:00

Nine or more performers.

Entry: $25.00HC Certificates of Merit          
0991 Brass or Concert Band     Year 8 & Under

Time Limit: 06:00

Entry: $25.00HC Certificates of Merit          
0992 Jazz or Stage Band     Year 8 & Under

Time Limit: 06:00

Vocalist permitted.

Entry: $25.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1000 Instrumental or Orchestral Orchestra     Year 12 & Under

Time Limit: 10:00

Nine or more performers.

Entry: $25.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1001 String Orchestra     Year 12 & Under

Time Limit: 10:00

Nine or more performers, orchestral instruments only.

Entry: $25.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1010 Brass or Concert Band     Year 12 & Under

Time Limit: 10:00

Entry: $25.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1020 Jazz or Stage Band     Year 12 & Under

Time Limit: 10:00

Vocalist permitted.

Entry: $25.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1021 Chamber Ensemble     10 Years & Under

Time Limit: 06:00

Duo to Octet. One player per part. No conductor.

Entry: $18.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1022 Chamber Ensemble     12 Years & Under

Time Limit: 06:00

Duo to Octet. One player per part. No conductor.

Entry: $18.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1030 Chamber Ensemble     14 Years & Under

Time Limit: 06:00

Duo to Octet. One player per part. No conductor.

Entry: $18.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1040 Chamber Ensemble     16 Years & Under

Time Limit: 08:00

Duo to Octet. One player per part. No conductor.

Entry: $18.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1050 Trio or Quartet Trio or Quartet     18 Years & Under

Time Limit: 10:00

Entry: $18.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1060 Chamber Ensemble     Open

Time Limit: 15:00

Duo to Octet. One player per part. No conductor.

Entry: $18.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1070 Edgley Family Variety Entertainment Group     Open

Time Limit: 25:00

Nine or more performers. Any combination of instruments. Vocalist permitted. Time limit: 20 minutes performance time, 25 minutes presentation time (excludes on-stage warm-up). See condition 19.

Entry: $30.001st Edgley Family Award + $500          HC Certificates of Merit