2018-03-07

Sydney Eisteddfod 2018


Dear guitarists,
Earlybird entries for the Sydney Eisteddfod close 13 March 2018.
There are four divisions in the classical guitar category (details are at the end).
Event No: 275 for any age
Event No: 276 for 18 & Under
Event No: 277 for 15 & Under
Event No: 278 for 12 & Under
 

Click on the link below to enter online.


Please also refer to guidelines under the Instrumental Solos & Duos Category Rules &
Conditions available online:
 sydneyeisteddfod.com.au/instrumental-solos-conditions Also consult with your teacher.
The above information was kindly forwarded by Christopher Keane of the Sydney Classical Guitar Society. The Guitar society does not organize these events but recommends them as a worthwhile experience.

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276: Classical Guitar (18 & Under)
Tentative Date & Venue: Sunday 29 July
Unaccompanied. Test: One or more items of contrasting nature of own choice. Last year’s winner not eligible.
Winner 11-15 years MAY qualify for Event 214 – see event conditions.
1st: $500. 2nd: $250. 3rd: $150. Sponsored by Anthony & Sharon Lee.
 

277: Classical Guitar (15 & under)
Tentative Date & Venue: Sunday 29 July
Unaccompanied. Test: One or more items of own choice. Total Performance Time of up
to 8 minutes, which includes time taken between items. Last year’s winner not eligible. If insufficient entries in either Events 277 or 278, these will combine.
Winner 11 -15 years MAY qualify for Event 214 – see event conditions.
1st: $150. 2nd: $100. 3rd: $50.
Sponsored by Agostino Music & Christopher Keane.
 

278: Classical Guitar (12 & under)
Tentative Date & Venue: Sunday 29 July
For the Leslie Andrews Memorial Awards
Unaccompanied. Test: One or more items of own choice. Total Performance Time of up to 6 minutes, which includes time taken between items. Last year’s Winner not eligible. If insufficient entries in either Events 277 or 278, these will combine.
Winner 11 – 12 years MAY qualify for Event 214 – see event conditions
1st: $150. 2nd: $100. 3rd: $50.

Sponsored by the Estate of the Late Leslie Andrews.
Entries close 13 March
 

275: Classical Guitar (any age)

Tentative Date & Venue: Sunday 29 July
One or more items of contrasting nature of own choice.
Total Performance Time of up to 10 minutes, which includes time taken between items.
Last year's Winner not eligible. Unaccompanied.
Winner: $750. 2nd: $300. 3rd: $100
The Winner also receives a performance opportunity with the Society. For information about the Society please visit: www.classicalguitarsydney.org.au
 
 
Tentative Venue: Monte Sant' Angelo Mercy College - O'Regan Arts & Cultural Common


Enter online at sydneyeisteddfod.com.au


Sydney Eisteddfod offers performance opportunities, prizes and scholarships exceeding the value of $400,000. For a full list of events and conditions visit sydneyeisteddfod.com.au
02 9261 8366.