280: Premium Youth Orchestra (19 & Under)

Monday 17 June

Venue: The Concourse - Concert Hall

Event Ages: 19 and Under

Event Type: Group

Sponsored by
Dr Cathy Fraser

Details
Status: Completed

Own choice of a varied program, which must include at least one classical work.

Total Performance Time of up to 20 minutes, which includes time taken between items. 10 minute warm-up.

Appropriate grades must be labelled on all scores handed in at registration.

Minimum 18 Players. (Please note Sydney Eisteddfod can provide a MAXIMUM of 60 orchestral chairs & ONLY 50 music stands.) YOU ARE REQUIRED to email: entries@sydneyeisteddfod.com.au - at least three weeks prior to the performance date with information on other instrumentation, extra music stands, etc you will need to bring in yourselves.

No singing.

The orchestra must include strings and at least one other group of the orchestral family (i.e. woodwind/brass/percussion). The make up of the orchestra may vary with each item to agree with the score. Original scoring must be adhered to, except an electric bass substituted for an acoustic bass, and an electric piano (synthesizer) can be used in lieu of a harp, harpsichord or organ only. Acoustic substitutes (e.g. clarinet for oboe) may be made in lieu of the original.

Note: Please refer to Items 9 & 17 under the Instrumental Groups Category Rules & Conditions.

Winner: $1,000
2nd: $500
3rd: $200


  • General Rules & Conditions of Entry
  • Instrumental Groups Category Rules & Conditions
Results

Winner ~ 5 Knox Grammar School Symphony Orchestra (Wahroonga)
2nd ~ 1 Meriden Symphony Orchestra (Strathfield)
3rd ~ 4 Fort Street High School Symphony Orchestra (Petersham)

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.