Royal South Street Eisteddfod 2019
Classical Vocal
28 Aug 2019 to 28 Aug 2019
(To be confirmed after receipt of Entries and Programming has been finalised)
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CLASSICAL VOCAL

 

VENUE:  Diocesan Centre, Lydiard Street South, Ballarat

 

Adjudicator: TBA


Our adjudicator for this section is proudly supported by Freemasons Victoria.

 

Official Accompanist: TBA

 

SECTION CHAIR: Peter Zala

DEPUTY CHAIR: Pam Lee

 

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

To be read in conjunction with General Conditions

 

  1. This section is intended for vocalists who sing in a classical style. Competitors who present in a contemporary style may not be considered for adjudication. Competitors who wish to sing in a contemporary style are referred to the Contemporary Vocal Discipline. Competitors must provide music for the adjudicator and accompanist.

All bars MUST be numbered.

  1. Singers may present folk and spiritual unaccompanied but all other sections must be accompanied by piano only. Audio tapes are not permitted.
  2. Competitors are encouraged to dress neatly and appropriately for performance on stage.
  3. REPEAT OF ITEMS - An item by a competitor can only be performed once during the current competition, within the same discipline, except where Special Conditions permit otherwise.
  4. ORDER OF COMPETING - Competitors must compete in the order in which their names appear in the program unless officially authorised or directed otherwise.  Permission will only be given in exceptional circumstances.  If not present when called upon, competitors are liable to disqualification.
  5. COPYRIGHT:  For information relating to copyright of all printed, photocopied, recorded, adapted or reproduced material, please refer to http://royalsouthstreet.com.au/competition/classical-vocal/. APRA/AMOS Copyright Declaration Form can also be found and downloaded from this page Competitors must provide music for the accompanist.  
  6. Age limit will be deemed as at the 1st January of the current year.

 

ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 13/05/2019 11:59:00 PM (AEST)
Under 14 Years
501 ELSIE MORISON MEMORIAL FOLK SONG Solo     Under 14 Years

Session: 28/08/2019 9:30 AM    

Any folk song, a choice of any verses may be sung but must not exceed three verses.

Entries Closed
Entry: $26.001st Medal + $40          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          
14 to Under 18 Years
520 JOHN & LOUIS STAPP MEMORIAL SONG FROM MUSICAL THEATRE Solo     14 to Under 18 Years

Session: 28/08/2019 2:00 PM    

Own selection from musical theatre, musical comedy and Gilbert & Sullivan. Songs from films and arias from opera are not permitted. Singers are expected to portray the character (costume optional).

Entries Closed
Entry: $30.001st Medal + $50          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          
Open
530 Withdrawn Solo     Open

Courier Music Theatre Solo

This section is currently unavailable because it has no cost associated with it. Please contact the Eisteddfod for more information.
Entry:
Under 14 Years
510 ELSIE MORISON MEMORIAL CLASSICAL Solo     Under 14 Years

Session: 28/08/2019 9:30 AM    

Own selection - but songs from film, musical theatre, musical comedy, Gilbert & Sullivan, opera and operetta are not permitted.

Entries Closed
Entry: $26.001st Medal + $40          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          
14 to Under 18 Years
521 APRA SONG BY AN AUSTRALIAN COMPOSER Solo     14 to Under 18 Years

Session: 28/08/2019 2:00 PM    

Own Selection. Please Note: Special Condition No 1. Prize money for this section is sponsored by APRA.

Entries Closed
Entry: $30.001st Medal + $50          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          
Under 14 Years
511 R.H. YOUNG MEMORIAL SACRED Solo     Under 14 Years

Session: 28/08/2019 9:30 AM    

Three separate verses only of a hymn from any published church hymnal - refer General rule 4.1. Sacred songs not from hymnal are not permitted. If a competitor wishes to sing a new or reasonably obscure hymn, a copy of the hynm is to be produced.

Entries Closed
Entry: $26.001st Medal + $40          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          
14 to Under 18 Years
522 CLASSICAL Solo     14 to Under 18 Years

Session: 28/08/2019 2:00 PM    

Own selection - but songs from musical theatre, musical comedy, Gilbert & Sullivan, film, opera and operetta are not permitted.

Entries Closed
Entry: $30.001st Medal + $50          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          
Under 14 Years
512 JOHN & LOUIS STAPP MEMORIAL SONG FROM MUSICAL THEATRE Solo     Under 14 Years

Session: 28/08/2019 9:30 AM    

Own Selection from Musical Theatre and Musical Comedy. Songs from films and arias from Opera and operetta are not permitted. Singers are expected to portray the character (costume optional).

Entries Closed
Entry: $26.001st Medal + $40          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          
14 to Under 18 Years
523 Sacred Solo     14 to Under 18 Years

Session: 28/08/2019 2:00 PM    

Sacred song, spiritual or Hymn. Own selection. Arias from Bach Cantatas are not permitted. A choice of any verse may be sung but must not exceed three verses. Prizes donated by Tom and Val Tom Coad

Entries Closed
Entry: $30.001st Medal + $50          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          
Under 14 Years
513 APRA SONG BY AN AUSTRALIAN COMPOSER Solo     Under 14 Years

Session: 28/08/2019 9:30 AM    

Own Selection. Please Note: Special Condition No 1. Prize money for this section is sponsored by APRA.

Entries Closed
Entry: $26.001st Medal + $40          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          
14 to Under 18 Years
524 BALLAD Solo     14 to Under 18 Years

Session: 28/08/2019 2:00 PM    

Song selection must be chosen for this section from the extensive list of ballads found on the RSSS website www.royalsouthstreet.com.au/ballads

Entries Closed
Entry: $30.001st Medal + $50          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          
For students studying VCE Music Performance & Music Investigation
525 VCE VOCAL Solo     For students studying VCE Music Performance & Music Investigation

Session: 28/08/2019 2:00 PM    

Music Performance students to perform two songs. Combined time for both pieces must not exceed 8 minutes. Song choices must be from two different categories. Music Investigation students to perform two contrasting songs. Singers will sing one song from the VCE syllabus and one own choice from their selected program. Please state area of focus at the time of entry. Combined time for both pieces must not exceed 8 minutes. Prizes donated by Constance Coward-Lemke

Entries Closed
Entry: $28.001st Medal + $100          2nd Medal          3rd Medal