64th Eisteddfod by the Bay
Senior Vocal
27 Aug 2019 to 31 Aug 2019
(To be confirmed after receipt of Entries and Programming has been finalised)
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Vocal Rules & Regulations  - 

Conditions of Entry 2019

 

ENTRIES – must be accompanied by full ENTRANCE FEES .


Please remember to make payment either by credit card at the time of online entry OR by direct credit to our Bendigo Bank Account OR by cheque to Eisteddfod by the Bay Inc.  
The system automatically deletes entries when payment is not received within one week of entry.
 


1.  A COPY OF YOUR MUSIC MUST BE PROVIDED FOR THE ADJUDICATOR with bars numbered.  Please bring this with you as we have no photocopying facilities.
     Under COPYRIGHT LAWS all photocopies will remain with the Section Convenor and will be destroyed at the end of the competition. 
     Music books can be collected from the registration table at the end of the section. 

 

2. PRE-RECORED BACKING MUSIC MAY BE USED, BUT MUST BE PIANO ACCOMPANIMENT ONLY.  No singing is allowed on pre- recorded music.

 

3. CHOIRS MAY PERFORM A CAPELLA.

 

4. PERCUSSION INSTRUMENTS MAY BE USED.

 

5. CHOIRS MAY HOLD THEIR MUSIC BUT A CRIT ONLY WILL BE PROVIDED.  Choirs holding music will be ineligible for a prize.

 

6. CHOIR RISERS AND A MUSIC STAND WILL BE PROVIDED.  Fixed overhead microphones will be provided, positioned above the choir risers.  It is strongly suggested for sound quality choirs use the risers and do not stand to the front of the stage.

7. NO REHEARSAL ROOMS ARE AVAILABLE AT KINGSTON CITY HALL.  Choirs are permitted to warm up in any free space on level Ground and One.


8.  PERFORMANCE CRITS can be collected at the registration table following the session. 


9.  TIME LIMITS - must be adhered to or you may be disqualified.  Disqualified entrants will receive a critique of their performance only.

10.  VIDEO OR FLASH CAMERAS – cannot be used inside the performance venue during a performance or disqualification may result. 

11.  EISTEDDFOD PHOTOGRAPHS - The Eisteddfod has an official photographer who may take a photo of prize winners at the end of the section.  Eisteddfod by the Bay Inc. reserves the right to use this photograph for promoting the Eisteddfod.   By submitting your entry you have automatically granted permission for photographs to be used for promotional purposes.  If you would prefer that your photograph was not use please contact the Section Convenor direct.  
 
12.  NON-PERFORMANCE – We would ask that you notify the Section Convenor if you are aware that you will not be performing on the day. 
 
PLEASE REFER TO THE FULL EISTEDDFOD BY THE BAY RULES & REGULATIONS FOR RULES THAT ARE RELEVANT TO ALL SECTIONS


MOST OF ALL ENJOY YOUR PERFORMANCE ON THE DAY, WE ARE VERY HAPPY TO HELP YOU WITH ANY QUERIES EITHER ON THE DAY OR BEFOREHAND

ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 2/08/2019 11:59:00 PM (AEST)
Open Age
48 Stephen Sondheim Award Solo     Open Age

Entrants must perform two contrasting songs by composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim and must be performed from memory.

Entry: $16.001st          
49 Gilbert and Sullivan Comic Opera Prize Solo     Open Age

Entrants must notify the appropriate pianist of their selection 21 days prior to performance.

Entry: $16.001st $300          2nd $150          3rd $50          
50 Gilbert and Sullivan Comic Opera Prize Duet, Trio, Quartet, Quintet     Open Age

Entrants must notify the appropriate pianist of their selection 21 days prior to performance.

Entry: $16.001st $300          2nd $150          3rd $50          
51 Contemporary song from Contemporary Music Theatre Solo     Open Age

Entrants must notify the appropriate pianist of their selection 21 days prior to performance.

Entry: $16.001st $60          2nd $30          3rd $15          
52 Song from Operatta / Musical Theatre (Own Choice) Solo     Open Age

Entrants must notify the appropriate pianist of their selection 21 days prior to performance.

Entry: $16.001st $60          2nd $30          3rd $15          
21 Years & Under
53 Own Choice Solo     21 Years & Under

Entrants must notify the appropriate pianist of their selection 21 days prior to performance.

Entry: $16.001st $60          2nd $30          3rd $15          
Open Age
54 Own Choice Solo     Open Age

Entrants must notify the appropriate pianist of their selection 21 days prior to performance.

Entry: $16.001st $80          2nd $40          3rd $20          
55 Sacred Solo / Oratorio Solo     Open Age

Entrants must notify the appropriate pianist of their selection 21 days prior to performance.

Entry: $16.001st $60          2nd $30          3rd $15          
56 Art Song (Own Choice) Solo     Open Age

Entrants must notify the appropriate pianist of their selection 21 days prior to performance.

Sponsored by The Victorian Chapter of the Australian National Association of Teachers of Singing Ltd.

Entry: $16.001st $100          2nd $60          3rd $40          
57 Australian Composer Solo     Open Age

Entrants must notify the appropriate pianist of their selection 21 days prior to performance.

Entry: $16.001st $60          2nd $30          3rd $15          
Lieder
58 Own Choice Solo     Lieder

Must be sung in the original language. Competitors requiring the official accompanist MUST contact the accompanist at least 21 DAYS prior to their performance to notify the performance music. Accompanist - Linda O'Brien: 9380 8800 or 0409 130 789

Entry: $17.001st $400          2nd $200          3rd $100          
The Aria From Grand Opera
59 Own Choice Solo     The Aria From Grand Opera

Entrants must compete in at least one other section in the Senior Vocal competition. Entrants requiring the official accompanist MUST contact the accompanist at least 21 DAYS prior to their performance to notify the performance music. Accompanist - Lind

Entry: $20.001st $1000          2nd $500          3rd $250