60: Sydney Eisteddfod SENIOR Singer Of The Year (16-25 Years)

FINAL Tuesday 12 September 6:30pm

Venue: Petersham RSL Club

Event Ages: 16 to 25 years

Event Type: Solo

Sponsored by
Petersham RSL Club, Sydney Eisteddfod Jubilee Fund

Status: Completed

* Heats: One song of own choice. Time limit up to 4 minutes. A selected number of Semi-Finalists (if applicable) will be chosen from the heats.

* Final: Up to six finalists will be selected to perform a program of a maximum of up to three songs. Total Time limit up to 15 minutes, which includes time taken between items. Program must include the song from the heats.
Song/s may be self accompanied/with simple accompaniment, up to two (2) instruments (e.g. piano, guitar, flute, etc) with no pre-setup requirement/use backing track, Up to three backing vocalists allowed.

Adjudication will be based on originality of style, delivery, vocal ability, stagecraft and overall presentation, which includes audience communication (linking dialogue).

This final will be held with the final of Event 71.

Entrants can repeat songs ONCE that have been performed in other events (Please refer to Item 7 under the Contemporary Singing Category Rules & Conditions).

1. Previous winners not eligible.
2. Adjudicators' reports will be written for the preliminary heats only. No marks will be given on these reports.
3. Entrants will be required to produce proof of age before they are allowed to compete (e.g. birth certificate or a passport. A driver's licence is not acceptable). This check will be made either at the Semi-Final (if applicable) or at the Heats if no Semi-Final is scheduled.
4. The Winner and Finalists must be reasonably available for media interviews and to perform without fee in Showcase performances nominated by and in the interest of Sydney Eisteddfod.

Total Prize Value Exceeds $6,500

Winner: $5,000. Sponsored by Petersham RSL Club and supplemented by Sydney Eisteddfod Jubilee Fund.

Finalists (excluding place-getters): $300 each. Sponsored by Sydney Eisteddfod Jubilee Fund.

* The Winner also receives a photographic portfolio to the value of $100 of performance photos taken during the Festival courtesy of WinkiPoP Media.
* RECORDED BACKING TRACKS provided by backingtracks.com.au ($300 & $250) may be presented to any of the singers at the absolute discretion of the adjudicators.
* ENGAGEMENTS may be offered to any of the singers by some of Sydney's leading agents.

  • General Rules & Conditions of Entry
  • Contemporary Singing Category Rules & Conditions
  • CD Policy

Levels in this Event

Heats 7/8/17 Petersham RSL Club
FINAL 12/9/17 - 6:30pm Petersham RSL Club

First Place ~ 12 Teagan Denham (Kirrawee)
Finalist + Backingtracks Voucher $300 ~ 10 Georgia Burley (Cherrybrook)
Finalist + Backingtracks Voucher $250 ~ 19 Michelle Mutyora (Wiley Park)
Finalist ~ 2 Alexander Young (Clontarf)
Finalist ~ 3 Jack Watson (Gold Coast, QLD)
Finalist ~ 21 Chelsea Warner (Castle 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.

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