302: Secondary School Novice Concert Band

Monday 6 June

Venue: The Concourse - Concert Hall, Chatswood

Event Ages: Any Age

Event Type: Group

Sponsored by
The John Lamble Foundation Optimum Percussion

Details
Status: Completed

Own choice of a program.

Total Performance Time of up to 10 minutes, which includes time taken between items. 6 minutes warm-up.

Music required for the adjudicator, to be submitted in performance order, and band directors must also identify the 'Grade' on each item of music when registering.

No singing, however vocalising allowed if included in the score.

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.

All music SHOULD not exceed Grade 2.5 standard. For developing bands. Bands playing above the level standard for this event will be adjudicated for comments only.

This event is for traditional concert band instrumentation. The bass line only may be doubled by electric bass guitar/s or single keyboard (permission for any variation to this must be sought from Sydney Eisteddfod in writing at least one month prior to the event). Acoustic substitutes (e.g. clarinet for oboe, or piano for harp) are acceptable.

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

Gift Vouchers from Optimum Percussion to the value of:
Winner: $400
2nd: $200
3rd: $100

  • General Rules & Conditions of Entry
  • Instrumental Groups Category Rules & Conditions
Tickets
General TICKET PRICEs

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.

Results

Winner ~ 8 Knox Grammar School Yr 7 Wind Band (Wahroonga)
2nd ~ 2 SCEGGS Darlinghurst, Clarion Wind Band (Darlinghurst)
3rd ~ 6 Monte Sant' Angelo Concert Band (North Sydney)

H/C ~ 3 North Sydney Girls' High School Concert Band (Crows Nest)
H/C ~ 5 St Augustine's College Concert Band 2 (Brookvale)
H/C ~ 7 Davidson High School - Concert Band 2 (Frenchs Forest)

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.