288: Secondary School Premium String Ensemble

Friday 3 June

Venue: The Concourse - Concert Hall, Chatswood

Event Ages: Any Age

Event Type: Group

Sponsored by
The Federated Music Clubs of Australia

Status: Completed

Own choice of a program.

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

All music SHOULD be of Grade 4 standard. Appropriate grades must be labelled on all scores handed in at registration.

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 or bow-stringed groups (acoustic).

No singing.

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

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

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

  • 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 ~ 8 Pymble Ladies' College Chamber Strings (Pymble)
2nd ~ 4 Meriden Chamber Strings (Strathfield)
3rd ~ 6 Trinity Grammar School Summer Hill Sinfonietta, Senior School (Summer Hill)

H/C ~ 1 Arden Chamber Orchestra (Epping)
H/C ~ 2 The Scots College Chamber Strings (Bellevue Hill)
H/C ~ 5 Knox Grammar School Chamber Strings (Wahroonga)
H/C ~ 9 North Sydney Girls' High School Advanced Strings (Crows Nest)
H/C ~ 10 St Luke's Grammar Senior String Ensemble (Dee Why)
H/C ~ 11 Reddam House String Orchestra (Woollahra)

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.