Limestone Coast Choral and Vocal Showcase 2020
Vocal
25 Aug 2020 to 29 Aug 2020
(To be confirmed after receipt of Entries and Programming has been finalised)
View Discipline Rule

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 26/06/2020 11:59:00 PM (AEST)
Under 10
01 Own Choice Song Solo     Under 10

Time Limit: 03:00

No microphone

Entry: $8.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Card           
02 Character song from Musical Movie or Stage show (Must be in costume) Solo     Under 10

Time Limit: 03:00

Name of Film or Show must be given

Entry: $8.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Card           
03 Character song from Animated Film (Must be in costume) Solo     Under 10

Time Limit: 03:00

Name of Film or Show must be given

Entry: $8.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Card           
04 Song Lyrics and Music by Australian Composer Solo     Under 10

Time Limit: 03:00

Entry: $8.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Card           
Under 12
05 Own Choice Song Solo     Under 12

Time Limit: 03:00

No microphone

Entry: $8.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Card           
06 Character song from Musical Movie or Stage show (Must be in costume) Solo     Under 12

Time Limit: 03:00

Name of Film or Show must be given

Entry: $8.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Card           
07 Character song from Animated Film (Must be in costume) Solo     Under 12

Time Limit: 03:00

Name of Film or Show must be given

Entry: $8.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Card           
08 Song Lyrics and Music by Australian Composer Solo     Under 12

Time Limit: 03:00

Entry: $8.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Card           
09 Classical song (written prior to 1900) Solo     Under 12

Time Limit: 03:00

Entry: $8.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Card           
Under 14
10 Own Choice Song Solo     Under 14

Time Limit: 03:00

Entry: $8.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Card           
11 Character song from Musical Movie or Stage show (Must be in costume) Solo     Under 14

Time Limit: 03:00

Name of Film or Show must be given

Entry: $8.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Card           
12 Character song from Animated Film (Must be in costume) Solo     Under 14

Time Limit: 03:00

Name of Film or Show must be given

Entry: $8.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Card           
13 Song Lyrics and Music by Australian Composer Solo     Under 14

Time Limit: 03:00

Entry: $8.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Card           
14 Contemporary Popular Solo     Under 14

Time Limit: 03:00

Entry: $8.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Card           
15 Classical song (written prior to 1900) Solo     Under 14

Time Limit: 03:00

Entry: $8.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Card           
16 Own Choice Song Small Group (3-8 Voices)     Under 14

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $15.001st $40          2nd $30          3rd $20          HM Card           
Under 17
17 Own Choice Song Solo     Under 17

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $8.001st $20          2nd $15          3rd $10          HM Card           
18 Character song from Musical Movie or Stage show (Must be in costume) Solo     Under 17

Time Limit: 04:00

Name of Film or Show must be given

Sponsored by Susic Family

Entry: $15.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          3rd Trophy          HM Card           
19 Song Lyrics and Music by Australian Composer Solo     Under 17

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $8.001st $20          2nd $15          3rd $10          HM Card           
20 Contemporary Popular Solo     Under 17

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $8.001st $20          2nd $15          3rd $10          HM Card           
21 Classical song (written prior to 1900) Solo     Under 17

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $8.001st $20          2nd $15          3rd $10          HM Card           
22 Country Song Solo     Under 17

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $8.001st $20          2nd $15          3rd $10          HM Card           
23 Sacred Song Solo     Under 17

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $8.001st $20          2nd $15          3rd $10          HM Card           
24 Own Choice Song Duet     Under 17

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $12.001st $28          2nd $20          3rd $16          HM Card           
25 Own Choice Song Small Group (3-8 Voices)     Under 17

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $15.001st $50          2nd $40          3rd $30          HM Card           
26 Own Choice Jazz Song Solo     Under 17

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $8.001st $20          2nd $15          3rd $10          HM Card           
27Novice Own Choice Song Solo     Under 17

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $8.001st $20          2nd $15          3rd $10          HM Card           
Under 19
28 Own Choice Song Solo     Under 19

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $12.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          HM Card           
29 Character song from Musical Movie or Stage show (Must be in costume) Solo     Under 19

Time Limit: 04:00

Name of Film or Show must be given

Entry: $15.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          3rd Trophy          HM Card           
30 Song Lyrics and Music by Australian Composer Solo     Under 19

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $12.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          HM Card           
31 Contemporary Popular Solo     Under 19

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $12.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          HM Card           
32 Classical song (written prior to 1900) Solo     Under 19

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $12.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          HM Card           
33 Country Song Solo     Under 19

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $12.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          HM Card           
34 Sacred Song Solo     Under 19

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $12.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          HM Card           
35 Own Choice Song Self Accompanied Solo     Under 19

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $12.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          HM Card           
36 Own Choice Song Duet     Under 19

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $12.001st $30          2nd $26          3rd $18          
37 Own Choice Song Small Group (3-8 Voices)     Under 19

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $15.001st $60          2nd $50          3rd $40          
38 Own Choice Jazz Song Solo     Under 19

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $12.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          HM Card           
39 Own Choice Gospel Song Solo     Under 19

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $12.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          4th Card           
40 Band with a Vocal Feature Own Choice Song Band     Under 19

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $20.001st $100          2nd $80          3rd $60          
Open
41 Own Choice Song Modern Ballad Solo     Open

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $14.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          HM Card           
42 Contemporary Popular Solo     Open

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $14.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          HM Card           
43 Song Lyrics and Music by Australian Composer Solo     Open

Time Limit: 04:00

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

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $14.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          HM Card           
45 Own Choice Humorous Song Solo     Open

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $14.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          HM Card           
46Novice Own Choice Solo Solo     Open

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $14.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          HM Card           
47 Own Choice Song Self Accompanied Solo     Open

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $14.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          HM Card           
48 Own Choice Song Self Composed Solo     Open

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $14.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $16          HM Card           
49 Own Choice Song Duet     Open

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $15.001st $30          2nd $26          3rd $18          
50 Own Choice Song Small Group (3-8 Voices)     Open

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $15.001st $70          2nd $60          3rd $50          
51 Own Choice Song Solo     Open

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $20.001st $300          2nd $100          3rd $50          
52Non-Tertiary Classical song Aria from any Opera Solo     Open

Time Limit: 05:00

Entry: $14.001st $100          2nd $50          3rd $25          
53 Limestone Coast Aria Award (Aria from any Opera) Solo     Open

Time Limit: 05:00

Entry: $30.001st $1000          2nd $400          3rd $200          
54 Classical song (written prior to 1900) Solo     Open

Time Limit: 05:00

Entry: $15.001st $60          2nd $30          3rd $20          
55 Character Song from Music Theatre (Must be in costume) Solo     Open

Time Limit: 05:00

Name of Film or Show must be given

Entry: $30.001st $300          2nd $100          3rd $50          
56 City of Mount Gambier Jazz Award Solo     Open

Time Limit: 05:00

Entry: $30.001st $1000          2nd $300          3rd $100          
57Non-Tertiary Wokurna Forestry Jazz Award Solo     Open

Time Limit: 05:00

Entry: $20.001st $400          2nd $200          3rd $150          
58 Own Choice Jazz Ballad Solo     Open

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $14.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          HM Card           
59 Own Choice Jazz Blues Solo     Open

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $14.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          HM Card           
60 Own Choice Jazz Swing Solo     Open

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $14.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          HM Card           
61 Own Choice Latin Song Solo     Open

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $14.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          HM Card           
62 Own Choice Gospel Song Solo     Open

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $14.001st $40          2nd $25          3rd $15          HM Card           
63 Own Choice Song Small Group (3-8 Voices)     Open

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $15.001st $70          2nd $60          3rd $50          
64Non-Competitive Own Choice Song Solo     Open

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $10.001st Adjudicators Critique Only           
65 Band with a Vocal Feature Own Choice Song Band (3-5 Members)     Open

Time Limit: 04:00

Entry: $20.001st $100          2nd $80          3rd $60