300: Secondary School Premium Concert Band

Sunday 5 June

Venue: The Concourse - Concert Hall, Chatswood

Event Ages: Any Age

Event Type: Group

Sponsored by
a Donor through Sydney Eisteddfod Optimum Percussion

Details
Status: Completed

Own choice of a program.

Total Performance Time of up to 20 minutes, which includes time taken between items. 10 minute 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 be of Grade 4 standard.

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: $1,000
2nd: $500
3rd: $250

  • 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 ~ 5 Barker Wind Symphony (Hornsby)
2nd ~ 4 Meriden Wind Symphony (Strathfield)
3rd ~ 9 Hornsby Girls' High School Symphonic Band (Hornsby)

H/C ~ 3 Barker Wind Orchestra (Hornsby)
H/C ~ 6 Roseville College - Symphonic Winds (Roseville)

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.