Choral Champsionships

Members of Choir of Southern Lights on stage at Sydney Eisteddfod. Photo: WinkiPoP Media

2018 Choral Adjudicators announced!


Sydney Eisteddfod is excited to announce judges for this year's events for choirs; Paul Jarman, Simon Kenway, Gregory Platt and Elizabeth Vierboom. All  have widely celebrated careers and choirs participating in this year's events are sure to benefit from their passion and expertise for choral music. 


More about this year choir judges

  • Paul Jarman

    Paul Jarman is a widely acclaimed Australian composer, performer, musical director, conductor and educator. His music has inspired singers and audiences around the world. As a cultural ambassador he has...

  • Simon Kenway

    Simon Kenway is a highly respected orchestral/operatic conductor, music educator and accompanist. He has held posts as Principal Chorus Master of Opera Australia and Chief Vocal Coach for Sydney Conservatorium...

  • Gregory Platt

    Gregory Platt studied music in Sydney where he gained a Bachelor of Music Education (with Merit) and a Graduate Diploma in Music (Performance-Choral Conducting) from the Sydney Conservatorium of Music....

  • Elizabeth Vierboom

    Elizabeth Vierboom studied music at the NSW Conservatorium and the University of Sydney. Majoring in violin and pipe organ, she played and toured with the Australian Youth Orchestra and the...