74th City of Toowoomba Eisteddfod 2019
DIVISION 01 - CHORAL
04 May 2019 to 20 May 2019
(To be confirmed after receipt of Entries and Programming has been finalised)
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DIVISION 01 - CHORAL

Refer to the General Rules, Discipline Rules and Section Rules.

 

ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 8/03/2019 11:59:00 PM (AEST)
Open
001 SMALL CHORAL ENSEMBLE (minimum 10 voices, maximum 20 voices)     Open

Time Limit:

1. Not open to school choirs. 2. Any combination of voices.

Entry: $20.001st Thomas Slatyer Memorial Shield + $50          2nd $30          3rd $20          HC          
002 SACRED CHOIR (minimum 10 voices)     Open

Time Limit:

1. Two Sacred songs. 2. Arrangements permitted.

Prizes donated by The Barry Vettiger Memorial Fund.

Entry: $20.001st Lindsay Statham Memorial Trophy + $50          2nd $30          3rd $20          HC          
003 CHORAL CONTEMPORARY CHOIR (minimum 10 voices)     Open

Time Limit:

1. Any combination of voices. 2. One secular song in Contemporary Classical or Contemporary Commercial style. 3. Minimum of two parts. 4. Music to be selected from composers/arrangers from the 20th/21st Centuries. 5. Choralography optional but adjudicated as a choral piece.

Prizes donated by Toowoomba Choral Society Inc.

Entry: $20.001st Barry Ledger Memorial Trophy + $50          2nd $30          3rd $20          HC          
004 HYMN SINGING ENSEMBLE (4 to 8 voices)     Open

Time Limit:

1. Any combination of voices, unconducted. 2. From any Hymnal. No arrangements permitted except for descant on one verse. 3. Maximum three verses.

Entry: $15.001st Charles Rogers Memorial Trophy + $30          2nd $20          3rd $15          HC          
Year 12 & Under
005 COMMUNITY CHOIR     Year 12 & Under

Time Limit:

1. Open to community or combined school choirs only. 2. If choirs from different schools combine to compete in Section 005, the individual choirs are then ineligible to enter Section 006 (Secondary School Choir) Section 013 (Middle School Choir) Section 015 (Primary School Choir - A Grade) or Section 022 (Primary School Junior Choir - A Grade). 3. Two contrasting songs, at least one in parts 4. Choralography optional but adjudicated as a choral piece

Entry: $20.001st Golden Jubilee City of Toowoomba Eisteddfod Inc  Trophy + $50          2nd $30          3rd $20          HC          
Secondary
006 SCHOOL CHOIR (minimum 17 voices)     Secondary

Time Limit:

1. Not open to combined choirs. 2. Two songs contrasting in genre and tempo by different composers. One song must be in at least two parts and the other in three or more parts. 3. One song must be sung without body movement. 4. Body Percussion in the second song is optional but may be included if compliant with Division Rule g.

Prizes donated by St. Ursula's College.

Entry: $20.001st Certificate plus Paul Morton Memorial Shield + $50          2nd Certificate + $30          3rd Certificate + $20          HC          
Secondary School
007 VOCAL ENSEMBLE (5 to 16 voices)     Secondary School

Time Limit:

1. Any combination of voices. 2. Vocal solo permitted, but must not be amplified. 3. Choralography optional but adjudicated as a choral piece.

Prizes donated by Toowoomba State High School.

Entry: $15.001st Certificate plus Toowoomba State High School Trophy + $30          2nd Certificate + $20          3rd Certificate + $15          HC          
008 BOYS CHOIR (minimum 10 voices)     Secondary School

Time Limit:

1. Two contrasting songs, parts optional. 2. Choralography optional but adjudicated as a choral piece.

Prizes donated by Heritage Bank.

Entry: $20.001st Certificate plus The Penny Family Shield + $50          2nd Certificate + $30          3rd Certificate + $20          HC          
009 MODERN CHOIR (minimum 17 voices)     Secondary School

Time Limit:

1. One contemporary commercial or jazz song, minimum two parts. 2. Choralography optional but adjudicated as a choral piece.

Prizes donated by The Glennie Performing Arts Supporters Association.

Entry: $20.001st Certificate plus The Glennie School Trophy + $50          2nd Certificate + $30          3rd Certificate + $20          HC          
010 HYMN SINGING CHOIR (minimum 17 voices)     Secondary School

Time Limit:

1. From any Hymnal, unison or with optional descant in one verse. 2. Any three verses to be sung. 3. No body movement permitted.

Prizes donated by Toowoomba Philharmonic Society

Entry: $20.001st Certificate plus Gwenda Jones Memorial Shield + $50          2nd Certificate + $30          3rd Certificate + $20          HC          
011 SPIRITUAL/GOSPEL CHOIR (minimum 17 voices)     Secondary School

Time Limit:

1. Choralography optional but adjudicated as a choral piece.

Prizes donated by Denise McTaggart.

Entry: $20.001st Certificate plus St Ursula`s College Trophy + $50          2nd Certificate + $30          3rd Certificate + $20          HC          
012 FOLK SINGING ENSEMBLE (5 to 16 voices)     Secondary School

Time Limit: 08:00

1. Any combination of voices and instruments, unconducted. 2. Vocal solo permitted but must not be amplified. 3.Two songs of a contrasting nature selected from works broadly classified as Folk Songs, but no songs under the names of composers excepting ancient bards or harpers. 4. May be sung in English or the original language. 5. Transpositions and arrangements allowed provided the melody and words are authentic. 6. Choralography optional but adjudicated as a choral piece.

Prizes donated by Heritage Bank.

Entry: $15.001st Certificate plus Concordia College Trophy + $30          2nd Certificate + $20          3rd Certificate + $15          HC          
Middle
013 SCHOOL CHOIR (minimum 17 voices)     Middle

Time Limit:

1. Not open to combined school choirs. 2. Choirs to consist of students in Years 7 to 9 inclusive. 3. Two contrasting songs, parts optional. 4. One song must be sung withou body movement. 5. Choralography in the second song is optional but adjudicated as a choral piece.

Entry: $20.001st Certificate plus Toowoomba Grammar School Trophy + $50          2nd Certificate + $30          3rd Certificate + $20          HC          
Middle School
014 VOCAL ENSEMBLE (5 to 16 voices)     Middle School

Time Limit:

1. Vocal solo permitted, but must not be amplified. 2. Choirs to consist of students in Years 7 to 9 inclusive. 3. Choralography optional but adjudicated as a choral piece.

Prizes donated by Toowoomba State High School.

Entry: $15.001st Certificate plus Fairholme College Trophy + $30          2nd Certificate + $20          3rd Certificate + $15          HC          
Primary School
015 A GRADE CHOIR (minimum 17 voices)     Primary School

Time Limit:

1. Not open to combined school choirs. 2. Two songs contrasting in genre and tempo by different composers. 3. Both songs must be in two or more parts. 4. One song must be sung without body movement. 5. Body Percussion in the second song is optional but may be included if compliant with Division Rule g.

Prizes donated by The Toowoomba Preparatory School.

Entry: $20.001st Certificate plus Friendly Society Dispensary Ltd Trophy and Toowoomba Choral Society Inc  Trophy + $50          2nd Certificate + $30          3rd Certificate + $20          HC          
016 B GRADE CHOIR (minimum 10 voices)     Primary School

Time Limit:

1. Two songs contrasting in genre and tempo by different composers. 2. One song must be in unison. The second song may be in unison or two - parts. 3. Choralography optional but adjudicated as a choral piece.

Prizes donated by Downlands College.

Entry: $20.001st Certificate plus Downlands College Trophy + $50          2nd Certificate + $30          3rd Certificate + $20          HC          
017 VOCAL ENSEMBLE (5 to 16 voices)     Primary School

Time Limit:

1. Any combination of voices. 2. Vocal solo permitted but must not be amplified. 3. Choralography optional but adjudicated as a choral piece.

Entry: $15.001st Certificate plus Barbara Broom Trophy + $30          2nd Certificate + $20          3rd Certificate + $15          HC          
018 HYMN SINGING CHOIR (minimum 17 voices)     Primary School

Time Limit:

1. From any Hymnal, sung in unison or with optional descant in one verse. 2. Any three verses to be sung. 3. No body movement permitted.

Entry: $20.001st Certificate plus Joy Hunter Memorial Trophy + $50          2nd Certificate + $30          3rd Certificate + $20          HC          
019 SPIRITUAL SONG or GOSPEL CHOIR (minimum 17 voices)     Primary School

Time Limit:

1. Choralography optional but adjudicated as a choral piece.

Prizes donated by Concordia Lutheran College P & F

Entry: $20.001st Certificate plus Concordia College Trophy + $50          2nd Certificate + $30          3rd Certificate + $20          HC          
020 MODERN CHOIR (minimum 17 voices)     Primary School

Time Limit:

1. One contemporary commercial or jazz song. 2. Choralography optional but adjudicated as a choral piece.

Prizes donated by Denise McTaggart.

Entry: $20.001st Certificate plus James Cronin Memorial Trophy plus replica (non-perpetual) + $50          2nd Certificate + $30          3rd Certificate + $20          HC          
021 BOYS CHOIR (minimum 10 voices)     Primary School

Time Limit:

1. Two contrasting songs with optional parts. 2. Choralography optional but adjudicated as a choral piece.

Entry: $20.001st Certificate plus Leslie William Fraser Trophy + $50          2nd Certificate + $30          3rd Certificate + $20          HC          
Primary School Years P - 4
022 A GRADE JUNIOR CHOIR (minimum 17 voices)     Primary School Years P - 4

Time Limit:

1. Not open to combined school choirs. 2.Two songs contrasting in genre and tempo by different composers. At least one song must be in two or more parts. 3. Choralography optional but adjudicated as a choral piece.

Prizes donated by Heritage Bank.

Entry: $20.001st Certificate plus 4GR Trophy + $50          2nd Certificate + $30          3rd Certificate + $20          HC          
023 B GRADE JUNIOR CHOIR (minimum 10 voices)     Primary School Years P - 4

Time Limit:

1. Two songs contrasting in genre and tempo by different composers. 2. Both songs must be sung in unison. 3. Choralography optional but adjudicated as a choral piece.

Prizes donated by Kate's Place Early Education & Childcare.

Entry: $20.001st Certificate plus Downlands College Trophy + $50          2nd Certificate + $30          3rd Certificate + $20          HC