Saturday, August 19th 2023
Entries close 1st June 2023
Any enquiries regarding Vocal Sections please contact Mrs. Jill Bain: [email protected]
- All classical songs must have live accompaniment.
- Instrumental backing USB without vocals is permitted for contemporary style songs only.
- The competitor must hold the original copy of the music.
- Copy of sheet music and lyrics to be handed in for the adjudicator.
- USBs should be clearly marked with contestant’s/owner’s name. USBs only are to be handed to music table by contestant when approaching the stage area for their performance. One item per USB.
- No other media device will be accepted.
- Entrants are advised to have a backup USB available at the event. USBs should be tested prior to bringing to the eisteddfod.
- Performers are encouraged to announce the title of the piece and the composer.
- RESTRICTED This means any competitor who has never won a 1st place at any eisteddfod, dance festival or other competition anywhere at any age before the closing date of June 1 (Clarification may be required).
- SPECIAL RESTRICTED This means any competitor who has never won a 1st, 2nd or 3rd prize at any eisteddfod, dance festival or other competition anywhere at any age before the closing date of June 1 (clarification may be required).
- Unless otherwise specified time limits are: 16/u – max. 3 minutes, 17/over – max 4 mins.
- In the event of a section being combined the time limit of each individual age stands e.g. 16/u – 3mins & 17/over – 4 mins.
- Competitors will not be penalised if they perform less than the maximum time.
PLEASE NOTE: As of this year, the Eisteddfod will no longer be providing an official accompanist. Therefore, contestants requiring piano or other accompaniment are responsible for providing their own accompanist. Competitors may bring an accompanist of their own choice or contact the convenor ( [email protected]) for names and contact details of possible accompanists.
Personal accompanists will not be required to pay an admission fee for the session.
Vocal Encouragement Awards
Sponsored by Kurrajong Kitchen
Awarded by the adjudicator to any vocal competitor.
14 years and under – $50.00
15 years and over – $50.00