67th Annual City of Hobart Eisteddfod
Classical Voice
24 May 2017 to 28 May 2017
(To be confirmed after receipt of Entries and Programming has been finalised)

CLASSICAL VOCAL

Proposed dates: May 24 to 28


••• Perpetual Trophies & Special Awards •••

DJ Mazda Open Operatic Aria Award $2000 - Awarded to the winner of class 1350

Rob Valentine Award $1000 - Awarded to the winner of the Open Vocal Championship class 1361. $250 awarded to the performer; $750 for tuition fees

Gwyneth Dixon Memorial Award $500 - For the best performance in classes 1380, 1390 or 1460

Enid Spencer McDougall Award $150 - For the singer with the most potential, age taken into account (Classical)

Cecil Trowbridge Memorial Award $100 - For the most consistent performances of a high standard, age, selection of work and presentation taken into account

Joshua Cooper Memorial Awards $100 - For the most outstanding performer aged 18 years & under (Classical); For the most outstanding performer aged 18 years & under (Jazz or Contemporary Popular Song)

 

Notes:

  • Unless otherwise specified, each performance is limited to ONE item only.
  • Performers are advised that the Town Hall has limited changing facilities.
Simple props and costumes may be used where appropriate for Music Theatre items.

 Class 1350 - DJ Mazda Operatic Aria

Major Class Important Information

Names will be printed in alphabetical order in the program. Condition 17 does not apply. In the fortnight before the session, entrants will be contacted and advised of the actual order of performance. Please ensure individual contact details are included on the entry form.

The winner of this class will automatically go into the final of the Nelle Ashdown Memorial Award, conditional upon being able to perform in the latter part of the Highlights Concert programmed for Sunday 2 July. In the event that the winner is unavailable to perform, eligibility for the Nelle Ashdown Memorial Award passes to the second place-getter. 

Proposed Date for Class 1350 is Saturday the 27th of May



ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 1/04/2017 11:59:00 PM (AEST)
1090 Vocal Solo     8 Years & Under

Time Limit: 03:00

Classical, traditional or folk song.

Entry: $15.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1110 Vocal Solo     9 & 10 Years

Time Limit: 03:00

Classical, traditional or folk song.

Entry: $15.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1140 Vocal Duet or Trio     12 Years & Under

Time Limit: 03:00

Must be predominantly part-singing.

Entry: $18.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1150 Vocal Solo     11 & 12 Years

Time Limit: 04:00

Classical, traditional or folk song.

Entry: $15.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1180 Vocal Recital Solo     14 Years & Under

Time Limit: 06:00

Two contrasting songs. No operatic arias. Minimum age 12 years.

Entry: $18.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1190 Vocal Solo     13 & 14 Years

Time Limit: 04:00

Classical, traditional or folk song.

Entry: $15.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1220 Vocal Recital Solo     16 Years & Under

Time Limit: 08:00

Two contrasting songs. No operatic arias. Works to be sung in original language. Minimum age 14 years.

Entry: $18.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1221 Song by an Australian Composer Solo     16 Years & Under

Time Limit: 04:00

Minimum age 14 years.

Entry: $15.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1230 Vocal Duet or Trio     16 Years & Under

Time Limit: 05:00

Must be predominantly part-singing.

Entry: $18.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1240 Vocal Solo     15 & 16 Years

Time Limit: 04:00

Classical, traditional or folk song.

Entry: $15.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1270 Vocal Recital Solo     18 Years & Under

Time Limit: 15:00

Three contrasting works, at least two centuries to be represented. No operatic arias. Works to be sung in original language. Minimum age 16 years.

Entry: $18.001st Arnold Robinson Memorial Award + $100          2nd Betty Robinson Memorial Encouragement Award + $50          HC Certificates of Merit          
1271 Vocal Championship Solo     18 Years & Under

Time Limit: 15:00

To include one aria from an oratorio (with preceding recitative, if any), one Lied/melody or song from a Nationalist school. And one art song composed in English. All works to be sung in original language. Minimum age 16 years.

Entry: $18.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1280 Vocal Solo     18 Years & Under

Time Limit: 05:00

Classical, traditional or folk song. Minimum age 16 years. All works to be sung in original language. Minimum age 16 years.

Entry: $15.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1310 Song by an Australian Composer Solo     18 Years & Under

Time Limit: 05:00

Minimum age 16 years.

Entry: $15.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1320 Sacred Song Solo     18 Years & Under

Time Limit: 06:00

No operatic arias or oratorio. Minimum age 16 years.

Entry: $15.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1340 Vocal Duet or Trio     18 Years & Under

Time Limit: 06:00

Must be predominantly part-singing.

Entry: $18.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1350 DJ Mazda Operatic Aria Solo     Open

Time Limit: 15:00

Two contrasting arias from the standard or modern repertoire. Must include preceding recitative, if any. To be sung in original language. Minimum age 18 years. MAJOR CLASS - IMPORTANT INFORMATION Names will be printed in alphabetical order in the program. Condition 17 does not apply. In the fortnight before the session, entrants will be contacted and advised of the order of performance. Please ensure individual contact details are included on the entry form. The winner of this class will automatically go into the Nelle Ashdown Memorial Award, conditional upon being able to perform in the latter part of the Highlights Concert. In the event the winner is unavailable to perform, eligibility passes to the second place getter.

Entry: $25.001st DJ Mazda Award and entry into the Nelle Ashdown award (conditional) + $2000          3rd Jean Green Memorial Award + $250          HC Certificates of Merit          
1360 Recitative Solo     Open

Time Limit: 05:00

One or two performers. Two contrasting recitatives, sung in original language, one from a work composed prior to 1800. May come from opera or oratorio. One of the works must contain some secco recitative, and competitors must present at least one operatic selection. Minimum time two minutes.

Entry: $15.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1361 Vocal Championship Solo     Open

Time Limit: 15:00

To include one aria from an opera or oratorio (with preceding recitative, if any), one Lied/melody or song from a Nationalist school and one art song composed in English. All works to be sung in original language. Minimum age 18 years.

Entry: $18.001st Rob Valentine Award ($250 to the performer, $750 for tuition) + $1000          HC Certificates of Merit          
1370 Sir Basil and Lady Osbourne Memorial Lieder Recital Solo     Open

Time Limit: 10:00

Judged as an ensemble. Two contrasting works, to be sung in original language. Minimum age 18 years. Awards to be shared equally between singer and pianist.

Entry: $18.001st Sir Basil & Lady Osbourne Memorial Award + $600          HC Certificates of Merit          
1380 Oratorio or Sacred Cantata Aria Solo     Open

Time Limit: 08:00

Must include preceding recitative, if any. To be sung in original language. Minimum age 18 years.

Entry: $15.001st Dora Pierce Memorial Award + $70          HC Certificates of Merit          
1390 Art Song Solo     Open

Time Limit: 06:00

Song to be composed in English by a British or American composer. To be sung in original language. Minimum age 18 years.

Entry: $15.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1400 Vocal Recital Solo     Open

Time Limit: 15:00

Minimum three contrasting works. Song cycle encouraged. No operatic arias. Works to be sung in original language, Minimum age 18 years.

Entry: $18.001st Rotary Club of Hobart Award + $500          HC Certificates of Merit          
1410 Song from Gilbert and Sullivan Solo to Sextet     Open

Time Limit: 06:00

Entry: $18.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1420 Vocal Solo     Open

Time Limit: 06:00

Classical, traditional or folk song. Minimum age 18 years.

Entry: $15.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1450 Song by an Australian Composer Solo     Open

Time Limit: 08:00

Two contrasting songs by an Australian composer/composers. Minimum age 18 years.

Entry: $15.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1460 Sacred Song Solo     Open

Time Limit: 06:00

May not include works from oratorio or cantata. Minimum age 18 years.

Entry: $15.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1470 Vocal Duet or Trio     Open

Time Limit: 06:00

Must be predominantly part-singing.

Entry: $18.00HC Certificates of Merit          
1480 Vocal Senior or Non-Competitive Solo     Open

Time Limit: 04:00

35 years & over.

Entry: $15.001st Report Only