Logo ABC Balloon Full Colour CHILDREN SING FESTIVAL

A CHORAL FESTIVAL FOR PRIMARY SCHOOL CHOIRS

1. Information
2. Entry Form
3. Seating Plans
& Programme Order
  • Session A
  • Session B
  • Session C
  • Session D
  • Session E
  • Session F
  • Session G
  • Session H

ONLINE TICKET SALES

ALL Tickets $10

(NB: STUDENTS PERFORMING IN THE FESTIVAL DO NOT REQUIRE A TICKET)

  • Tickets are being sold online through ticketsWA.
  • No money is being taken by the school for this concert.
  • There are limited seats available so if you would like to attend, please book early.
  • If the session is not sold out, there will be tickets sold at the door on the day.
  • Follow the link to ticketsWA to book your tickets for the Festival.
  • Bookings open at 9am on Monday 15th May

When you get to the web page, please ensure you select the correct date and session time for your child’s performance. You will need to enter a promotion code when booking your tickets. Your school will have sent home a letter with the code you need to use.  Each school choir has a different code.  Please contact your child’s school if you have not received this information. If you have any problems booking your tickets online please contact ticketsWA on 08 6488 2440. Please note, there is no booking fee for tickets booked online however a $5 transaction fee is in place for phone bookings.


Problem with tickets? 

Contact info@ticketswa.com OR call us 6488 2440 between the hours of 12pm and 4pm, Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays).


The Children Sing Festival is an adjudicated festival for primary school choirs. Both government and independent schools are eligible to enter.

This festival is held in week 8 of Term 2. 

Date: 13th to 16th June, 2017.

Due date for applications: Friday 17th March

Application entry to be faxed or emailed.

The festival provides:

  • positive/constructive feedback from an experienced choral conductor.
  • an annual, non-competitive event that students and teachers can plan towards.

Festival guidelines:

  • Piano or live accompaniment only (no taped backing tracks).
  • This event is a Choral Festival so the over use of instrumental and vocal solos is not appropriate. The children are adjudicated on their choral performance.
  • Strict limit of 2 contrasting songs per choir – combined performance time of no more than 6 minutes.
  • Choir must consist of more than 25 students.
  • Entry is on a ‘first in basis’.
  • An approximate guide: Middle primary choir (years 3 to 4); Senior primary choir (years 5 to 6).

Accompanists:

The following link takes you to MUSIC TEACHERS ONLINE with a long list of accompanists.
http://www.musicteacher.com.au/directory/perth-wa/accompaniment/piano/

Awards / Adjudicator Comments

Awards of Outstanding, Excellent, Very Good and Good will not be announced but general comments may be presented (time permitting) at the end of each section (a non-competitive event).

The conductors of each choir will receive a copy of their choir’s adjudication comments and the relevant award that the choir has achieved for its performance.

Registration Fee: $220 per choir

  • Dates: 13th June to the 16th June
  • Venue: Octagon Theatre, UWA

Committee Members:

  • Peter Gilchrist: Inglewood Primary School
  • Mary-Anne Goyder: Wembley Primary School
  • Graham Jamison: Treasurer
  • Kirstin MacLean (Manager): Mindarie Primary School