73rd Bathurst Eisteddfod
Bands and Ensembles
26 Aug 2018 to 15 Sep 2018
(To be confirmed after receipt of Entries and Programming has been finalised)


Band and Ensemble

Rules:


* Band/ensemble plans need to be emailed to the Music Coordinator two weeks prior to your performance date.

* Please include the Band Director's name and contact details. Also please list all of the groups you will be assisting with and we will attempt to avoid clashes in the programme.

* Copies for the Adjudicator can be handed in at the Eisteddfod office to the Music Coordinator any time from the commencement the Eisteddfod, but no later than 30 minutes prior to the start of the session.

* Please check in at the copies desk upon arrival and confirm the arrival of your band/ensemble/choir etc

* All music copies must have bars numbered.

* The stage will be pre-set for the largest band /ensemble - please do not change the seating arrangements on the stage.

* A drum kit, keyboard, keyboard stand, bass amp, keyboard amp, and percussion table will all be supplied. Band Directors will be contacted prior to the Eisteddfod to arrange the supply of any additional instruments required.

* All competitiors must be present and have their name marked off no later than 15 minutes prior to the start of your section.

* Please refer to the overall Eisteddfod Rules and the rules specific to the Music Programme. If you have any questions please email the music coordinator: bathursteisteddfod.music@gmail.com

ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 31/05/2018 11:59:00 PM (AEST)
171 Mixed Instrumental Duo/Trio or Quartet     K-6

Any combination of instruments permitted.

Sponsored by All Saints College

Entry: $11.001st Bannerette          2nd Bannerette          3rd Bannerette          HC Certificate          
172 Mixed Instrumental Duo/Trio or Quartet     Secondary Yr 7-12

Any combination of Instruments permitted.

Sponsored by Mason Mia & Associates

Entry: $12.001st Bannerette          2nd Bannerette          3rd Bannerette          HC Certificate          
173 Mixed Instrumental Duo/Trio or Quartet     Open

Any combination of instruments permitted.

Sponsored by ITP -The Income Tax Professionals

Entry: $13.001st $100          2nd $60          3rd $40          HC Certificate          
174 Instrumental Ensemble     K-6

No vocalists or rock groups.

Sponsored by Lions Club of Bathurst Macquarie

Entry: $15.001st Bannerette          2nd Bannerette          3rd Bannerette          HC Certificate          
175 Instrumental Ensemble     Secondary Yr 7-12

No vocalists or rock groups.

Sponsored by S & E Tyburski Builders

Entry: $20.001st Bannerette          2nd Bannerette          3rd Bannerette          HC Certificate          
176 Instrumental Ensemble     Open

No vocalists or rock groups.

Sponsored by Barlow's Property Services

Entry: $28.001st $100          2nd $60          3rd $40          HC Certificate          
177 Infants Percussion Ensemble     K

Pre-recorded CD Music Accompaniment permitted.

Sponsored by All Saints College

Entry: $15.001st Bannerette          2nd Bannerette          3rd Bannerette          HC Certificate          
178 Small Schools Percussion Ensemble     K-6

Pre-recorded CD Music Accompaniment is permitted.

Sponsored by Paul Toole MLA

Entry: $15.001st Bannerette          2nd Bannerette          3rd Bannerette          HC Certificate          
179 Special Classes Performance Group     K-6

Pre-recorded CD music accompaniment is permitted.

Sponsored by Mrs Inez Funnell

Entry: $15.001st Medals          
180 Percussion Ensemble (Up to 20 Players)     K-6

Pre-recorded CD Music accompaniment is permitted.

Sponsored by Mason Mia & Associates

Entry: $15.001st Bannerette          2nd Bannerette          3rd Bannerette          HC Certificate          
181 Percussion Ensemble (Up to 20 Players)     Secondary Yr 7-12

NO pre-recorded music accompaniment permitted.

Sponsored by All Saints College

Entry: $20.001st Bannerette          2nd Bannerette          3rd Bannerette          HC Certificate          
182 Percussion Ensemble (Up to 20 Players)     Open

No pre-recorded music accompaniment allowed.

Sponsored by All Saints College

Entry: $28.001st $100          2nd $60          3rd $40          
183 String Ensemble     K-6

Piano accompaniment permitted only.

Sponsored by Bathurst Friends of Mitchell Conservatorium

Entry: $15.001st Bannerette          2nd Bannerette          3rd Bannerette          HC Certificate          
184 String Ensemble     Secondary Yr 7-12

Piano accompaniment permitted

Sponsored by All Saints College

Entry: $20.001st Bannerette          2nd Bannerette          3rd Bannerette          HC Certificate          
185 String Ensemble     Open

Piano accompaniment permitted.

Sponsored by All Saints College

Entry: $28.001st $100          2nd $60          3rd $40          HC Certificate          
186 Entertainment Ensemble     K-6

Competitors perform one own choice song. Not intended for Concert bands or Stage bands. Mixed ensembles and rock bands are encouraged. Vocalists are permitted and a microphone will be supplied. This is designed to be a fun and entertaining section and the adjudicator will take this into consideration.

Sponsored by Bathurst Friends of Mitchell Conservatorium

Entry: $15.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          3rd Trophy          HC Certificate          
187 Entertainment Ensemble     Secondary Yr 7-12

Competitors perform one own choice song. Not intended for Concert bands or Stage bands. Mixed ensembles and rock bands are encouraged. Vocalists are permitted and a microphone will be supplied. This is designed to be a fun and entertaining section and the adjudicator will take this into consideration.

Sponsored by Bathurst RSL Sub-branch

Entry: $20.001st Bannerette          2nd Bannerette          3rd Bannerette          HC Certificate          
188 Entertainment Ensemble     Open

Competitors perform one own choice song. Not intended for Concert bands or Stage bands. Mixed ensembles and rock bands are encouraged. Vocalists are permitted and a microphone will be supplied. This is designed to be a fun and entertaining section and the adjudicator will take this into consideration.

Sponsored by Bathurst RSL Sub-branch

Entry: $28.001st $100          2nd $60          3rd $40          HC Certificate          
189Grade 2 or above Premium Concert Band     K-6

This section is for Grade 2 and above pieces. Competitors perform two contrasting works. Timing will be paused in between pieces. Band plan must be emailed to the Music Coordinator two weeks prior to the performance date.

Sponsored by Wendy Jenkins

Entry: $15.001st Wendy Jenkins Perpetual Trophy + Replica          2nd Bannerette          3rd Bannerette          HC Certificate          
190Grade 1 1/2 or below Intermediate Concert Band     K-6

This section is for Grade 1 and 1 1/2 pieces. Competitors perform two contrasting works. Timing will be paused in between pieces. Band plan must be emailed to the Music Co-ordinator two weeks prior to the performance date.

Trophies supplied by Nola & Ian Ramsey, sponsored by Bathurst Eisteddfod Society

Entry: $15.001st Nola and Ian Ramsay Perpetual Trophy and Replica          2nd Bannerette          3rd Bannerette          HC Certificate          
191 Concert and Brass Band     Primary /Lower Secondary (Yrs 7-9 only)

Competitors must perform two contrasting works. Open to Concert and Brass Bands. Timing will be paused in between pieces. Band plan must be emailed to the Music Coordinator two weeks prior to the performance date.

Sponsored by Jennifer Ratsep and Barlows Property Services

Entry: $15.001st Perpetual Trophy and Bannerette          2nd Bannerette          3rd Bannerette          HC Certificate          
192 Concert Band     Secondary Yr 7-12

Competitors must perform two contrasting works. One work must be from an Australian Composer. Timing will be paused between pieces. Band plan must be emailed to the Music Coordinator two weeks prior to the performance date.

Sponsored by Jennifer Ratsep and Barlows Property Services

Entry: $20.001st Jennifer Ratsep Perpetual Trophy and Replica + $100          2nd Bannerette + $60          3rd Bannerette + $40          HC Certificate          
193 Band Group     Open

Not intended for Stage/Jazz or Rock Bands. Competitors must perform two contrasting works. Inclusion of a piece from an Australian Composer in your programme is encouraged. Timing will be paused between pieces. Band plan must be emailed to the music coordinator two weeks prior to the performance date. Please include your organisation`s name and conductor`s name.

Entry: $28.001st $500          2nd $200          3rd $100          HC Certificate          
194 Orchestra Group     Secondary Yr 7-12

Competitors must perform two contrasting pieces. Orchestra Plan MUST be emailed to the music co-ordinator two weeks prior to your performance with your school name and conductor`s name. Inclusion of an Australian work is encouraged.

Sponsored by the Scots School of Bathurst and Lithgow

Entry: $20.001st Bannerette + $100          2nd Bannerette + $60          3rd Bannerette + $40          HC Certificate          
195 Orchestra Group     Open

Competitors must perform two contrasting pieces. Orchestra Plan MUST be emailed to the music coordinator two weeks prior to your performance with your school name and conductor`s name. Inclusion of an Australian work is encouraged.

Sponsored by ITP -The Income Tax Professionals

Entry: $28.001st $250          2nd $100          3rd $50          HC Certificate          
196 Stage and Jazz Band     Primary /Lower Secondary (Yrs 7-9 only)

Competitors must perform two contrasting pieces. Timer will be paused between pieces. Band Plan MUST be emailed to the music coordinator two weeks prior to your performance with your school name and conductor`s name.

Sponsored by McIntosh McPhillamy & Co

Entry: $15.001st Bannerette + $80          2nd Bannerette + $50          3rd Bannerette + $30          HC Certificate          
197 Stage and Jazz Band     Secondary Yr 7-12

Competitors must perform two contrasting pieces. Timer will be paused between pieces. Band Plan MUST be emailed to the music coordinator two weeks prior to your performance with your school name and conductor`s name.

Sponsored by the Scots School of Bathurst and Lithgow

Entry: $20.001st Bannerette + $100          2nd Bannerette + $60          3rd Bannerette + $40          HC Certificate          
198 Stage and Jazz Band     Open

Competitors must perform two contrasting pieces. Timer will be paused between pieces. Band Plan MUST be emailed to the music coordinator two weeks prior to your performance with your school name and conductor`s name.

Sponsored by McIntosh McPhillamy & Co

Entry: $28.001st $250          2nd $100          3rd $50          HC Certificate