Competition - 2010 - the 56th Annual Eisteddfod
|Location||Date||Entry Closing Date||Entry Form||Syllabus||Program|
|Bands and Orchestras
(includes jazz band, brass band and rock band sections)
Canberra Institute of Technology,
|Thu - Sun 27–30 May 2010||31 Mar 2010||Entry Form||Syllabus||Program|
(includes the Australian open choral championship)
|Llewellyn Hall||Fri-Sat 13 and 14 Aug 2010||24 Jul 2010||Entry Form||Syllabus*||Program|
|Instrumental and Contemporary Music
(includes strings, guitar, recorder, harp, woodwind, brass, and the open chamber music prize)
(includes open piano recital)
|Austral Asian Church, Isaacs
Wesley Music Centre, Forrest
|Tue -Fri 31 Aug - 3 Sep 2010||2 Jul 2010||Entry Form||Syllabus||Program|
(includes national operatic aria competition - finals Sat 11 Sep in llewellyn hall)
|Austral Asian Church, Ringrose Crescent, Isaacs||Mon-Sat 6–11 Sep 2010||4 Jun 2010||Entry Form||Syllabus||Program|
Speech and Drama(includes the bard competition and speech choirs
Waldock Hall, (in the grounds of the City Baptist Church),
|20–22 Sept 2010||6 Aug 2010||Entry Form||Syllabus||Program|
You can find section numbers, titles and details in the appropriate syllabus, then mail with entry fee to PO Box 94, Civic Square ACT 2608.
AMCOS copyright forms (performer's declaration)
*Note the 2010 changes to the Choirs Syllabus:
The Friday primary sections change from grade sections to age sections
The 12 years and under section will require all choirs to sing one Welsh piece. If choirs choose to sing it in Welsh, a further $250 Prize is offered by the ACT Welsh Society for the best Welsh pronunciation.
Friday night 13 August from 6pm: Both the 12 years and under championship and 19 years and under championship
Saturday night from 6pm: Both the open popular choirs championship (increased prize money to $2,000) and the open choirs championship (Prize money $8,000)
The timetable/programs should be available approximately 2 weeks before
For any queries, ring the Eisteddfod office (02 6249 7421) or fill in the form on the contacts page
Important Notice to Entrants in National Operatic Aria Section V001
As stated in the 2010 Australian National Eisteddfod Singing Syllabus, there will be no official accompanist provided for Section V001.
Competitors are responsible for making contact at least 2 weeks prior to the start of the singing competition (6 September 2010). Rehearsal arrangements and payment of fees will be the responsibility of the competitor.
Note: Change of Accompanist
Tuesday 7 September Afternoon session Sections V104, V161, V163, V162 Accompanist Adam Laslett