Cost of tickets for the audience…$10
(NB: STUDENTS PERFORMING IN THE FESTIVAL DO NOT REQUIRE A TICKET)
- Tickets are 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 June 21.
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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: 18th to 21st June, 2019.
Final date for applications: Friday 22nd March
Applications will be online in 2018. Registration to be paid at time of application.
Click on ‘BOOK NOW’ to find the link for the Children Sing Festival registration and payment. REGISTRATIONS will open on the 21st February.
The festival provides:
- positive/constructive feedback from an experienced choral conductor.
- an annual, non-competitive event that students and teachers can plan towards.
- 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).
The following link takes you to MUSIC TEACHERS ONLINE with a long list of accompanists.
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: $230 per choir
- Dates: 18th June to the 21st June
- Venue: Octagon Theatre, UWA
- Peter Gilchrist: Inglewood Primary School
- Mary-Anne Goyder: Wembley Primary School
- Graham Jamison: Treasurer
- Kirstin MacLean (Manager): Mindarie Primary School