7: English Opera & Art Song (Any Age)

Saturday 15 July

Venue: Shore School - Playfair Hall (BH Travers Centre)

Event Ages: Any Age

Event Type: Solo

Sponsored by
The Douglas Parnell Trust Fund

Status: Completed

Two items performed consecutively:
(a) an Art Song in the English language AND
(b) one aria from an opera, excluding Gilbert & Sullivan (see Event 10) composed in the English language, sung in English (e.g. Balfe, Bishop, Arne, Purcell, Vaughan Williams, Holst, Handel, Bernstein, Copeland, Britten, etc).

Total Performance Time of up to 10 minutes, which includes time taken between items.

Singers will be assessed on normal vocal criteria with special emphasis on quality of choice and diction.

1st $1,000
2nd $500
3rd $300

  • General Rules & Conditions of Entry
  • Classical Singing Category Rules & Conditions
  • Eisteddfod Accompanists

First Place ~ 1 Phoebe-Celeste Humphreys (Narrabeen)
2nd ~ 19 Jessica Harper (Newtown)
3rd ~ 22 Tessa Hayward (Ultimo)
H/C ~ 3 Rhian Saunders (St Ives)
H/C ~ 18 Sarah Arnold (Beecroft)

These results are believed to be correct at the time of posting. Any error or omission is regretted. Circumstances may require alteration to this list without notice.