Sunshine Coast Junior Eisteddfod

Strings
Schedule

FOR ALL ITEMS

  • Please make sure performance time limits are strictly adhered to.
  • Only one piece to be performed per item.
  • Repeats should not be played. Da Capo directions should be followed.

 

Novice String Solo

Own Choice. This section is for competitors working at Grade 1 AMEB level and under. Competitors may perform only once in either Novice or String Solo.

Item No. Item Title Ages Time Limit Entry Fee
200 Novice String Solo 11 - 13 years 3 mins $7
201 Novice String Solo 8 - 10 years 2 mins $7

String Solo

Own Choice. Competitors may perform only once in either Novice or String Solo.

Item No. Item Title Ages Time Limit Entry Fee
202 String Solo 16 - 18 years 5 mins $7
203 String Solo 14 - 15 years 5 mins $7
204 String Solo 12 - 13 years 4 mins $7
205 String Solo 10 - 11 years 3 mins $7
206 String Solo 9 years 2 mins $7
207 String Solo 8 years & under 2 mins $7

Contemporary String Solo

Own Choice. This section is for the sole purpose of performing music outside romantic / classical / baroque styles, not necessarily at playing level. Repertoire is jazz, blues, ragtime, movie / theatre, celtic, country, bluegrass, rock / pop. Competitors may perform in own age group only.

Item No. Item Title Ages Time Limit Entry Fee
208 Contemporary String Solo 15 - 18 years 5 mins $7
209 Contemporary String Solo 14 years & under 4 mins $7

Baroque String Solo

Own Choice. This section is for the specific purpose to demonstrate the short articulated bowing and non-continuous vibrato used as expressive ornamentation to produce the musicality characteristic of this style as well as terraced dynamics and baroque swells. Competitors may perform in own age group only.

Item No. Item Title Ages Time Limit Entry Fee
210 Baroque String Solo 15 - 18 years 5 mins $7
211 Baroque String Solo 14 years & under 4 mins $7

Unaccompanied Bach String Solo

Own Choice. This section is for the specific purpose to demonstrate the short articulated bowing and non-continuous vibrato used as expressive ornamentation to produce the musicality characteristic of this style as well as terraced dynamics and baroque swells. Competitors may perform in own age group only.

Item No. Item Title Ages Time Limit Entry Fee
212 Unaccompanied Bach String Solo 15 - 18 years 5 mins $7
213 Unaccompanied Bach String Solo 14 years & under 4 mins $7

String Duet

Own Choice. May have piano accompaniment. Competitors may perform only once in one age group in any Duet.

Item No. Item Title Ages Time Limit Entry Fee
214 String Duet 18 years & under 5 mins $12
215 String Duet 15 years & under 5 mins $12
216 String Duet 13 years & under 4 mins $12
217 String Duet 10 years & under 2 mins $12

Guitar Solo

Own Choice. Competitors may perform in age group only. 

Item No. Item Title Ages Time Limit Entry Fee
218 Guitar Solo 14 - 18 years 5 mins $7
219 Guitar Solo 13 years & under 4 mins $7

String Trio or Quartet

Own Choice. NO PIANO or KEYBOARD - Unaccompanied. Competitors may perform only once in one age group in any Trio or Quartet.

Item No. Item Title Ages Time Limit Entry Fee
220 String Trio or Quartet 18 years & under 5 mins $20
221 String Trio or Quartet 15 years & under 4 mins $20
222 String Trio or Quartet 12 years & under 3 mins $20

Small String Ensemble

5 - 12 players

Own Choice. Unaccompanied. To be performed standing up except for cellos and double basses. Competitors may perform only once in any Small Instrumental Ensemble unless TWICE when representing their school and a community ensemble.

Guitar Ensembles - See Brass & Woodwind Small Instrumental Ensemble.

Item No. Item Title Ages Time Limit Entry Fee
223 Small String Ensemble 18 years & under 5 mins $25
  Unconducted.    
224 Small String Ensemble Primary Age 12 years & under 3 mins $25
  May Be Conducted.    

String Solo Championship

Own Choice. Only one piece required.

Item No. Item Title Ages Time Limit Entry Fee
225 Senior String Solo Championship 15 - 18 years 6 mins $15
  Minimum standard - 6th Grade    
226 Junior String Solo Championship 14 years & under 5 mins $15
  Minimum standard - 4th Grade