290: Primary School Premium String Ensemble

Saturday 4 June

Venue: The Concourse - Concert Hall, Chatswood

Event Ages: Any Age

Event Type: Group

Sponsored by
Music Teachers Association of NSW

Status: Completed

Own choice of a program.

Total Performance Time of up to 8 minutes, which includes time taken between items. 6 minute warm-up.

All music SHOULD be of Grade 2 standard or higher.

8 or more 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.

For guitar, bow-stringed groups (acoustic).

No singing.

With or without piano. No drum kit or electric bass.

If keyboard is substituted in for piano, it must only be used in the modes of piano, harpsichord or celeste. 

Note: Please refer to Items 9 & 20 under the Instrumental Groups Category Rules & Conditions. Your entry is accepted under these conditions.

If insufficient entries in either Events 290 or 291 these will combine.

Winner: $300
2nd: $200
3rd: $100

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

Each Session
Adult $25, Concession $20, Child/Youth $10

General Session tickets are sold at the venue prior to the session. General Session seating is unreserved. Sydney Eisteddfod is going cashless for your safety. EPTPOS facilities will be available. No surcharge will be applied. Tickets are available for purchase from 45 minutes prior to the session.


Winner ~ 9 Meriden Chamber Strings (Strathfield)
2nd ~ 3 Pymble Ladies' College Junior School String Ensemble (Pymble)
3rd ~ 4 Artarmon Public School Senior String Ensemble (Artarmon)

H/C ~ 1 Murray Farm Public School Dolce Ensemble (Carlingford)
H/C ~ 2 Arden Chamber Strings (Beecroft)
H/C ~ 5 Chamber String Ensemble  (Chatswood)

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.