300: Secondary School Premium Concert Band

Video Submission Deadline: Friday 11 June

Venue: Video Submission

Event Ages: Secondary School

Event Type: Group

Sponsored by
a Donor through Sydney Eisteddfod & Optimum Percussion

Status: Completed

Due to evolving Covid restrictions on live events in NSW, this event will be by Private Video Submission. More information on how to submit your videos will be made available on our website in mid-April. 

Own choice of a program.

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

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

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

Minimum 18 Players.

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 Item 9 & 17 under the Instrumental Groups Category Rules & Conditions.

Gift Vouchers from Optimum Percussion to the value of:
Winner: $1,000
2nd: $500
3rd: $250

  • Instrumental Groups Category Rules & Conditions
  • General Rules & Conditions of Entry
  • Video Submission Guidelines - Groups

Winner ~ 5 Barker Wind Symphony (Hornsby)
2nd ~ 8 Knox Grammar School Symphonic Wind Ensemble (Wahroonga)
3rd ~ 1 Hornsby Girls' High School Symphonic Band (Hornsby)
H/C ~ 3 Turramurra High School Concert Band 1 (South Turramurra)
H/C ~ 4 North Sydney Girls High School Wind Orchestra (Crows Nest)
H/C ~ 9 Pittwater High School Symphonic Band (Mona Vale)
H/C ~ 10 John Paul College Wind Orchestra (Daisy Hill, QLD)
H/C ~ 11 The Scots College Robinson Wind Ensemble (Bellevue Hill)

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.