Auditions

Welcome to the 2021 Auditions.

PLEASE READ THE RULES OF ENTRY BEFORE PROCEEDING WITH YOUR APPLICATION

Eligibility

To be eligible entrants must be between 8 and 18 years of age as at 31 December 2021.

Auditions

The Auditions for 2021 will be held at St Peter’s Anglican College, Broulee on Saturday 6th and Sunday 7 th November. All entrants will be invited to attend an audition session on the Saturday or Sunday. Awards are madeat the St Cecilia Annual Concert which will be held at St Bernard’s Church on Sunday 21 November 2021.

Finalists selected by audition must attend the concert to be eligible to receive the scholarship (unless anunexpected event occurs).

Categories

There are four categories of scholarships. Senior Classical and Senior Contemporary, and Junior Classical andJunior Contemporary. Awards will normally be made for first, second and third in each category. Senior entrantsare aged 14 to 18 and Juniors are aged 8 to 13. Entrants may apply for an audition in either or both the Classicaland Contemporary category.

Where an entrant has been awarded first place in a category on two previous occasions, s/he is not eligible to beawarded first place in that category. S/he may enter another category and will be eligible to be awarded first place in that category.

Assessment

Performances will be assessed on the basis of the following criteria:

  1. Tonal Control/Expression (25%)
  2. Technical Ability (25%)
  3. Presentation and Performance (25%)
  4. Stylistic interpretation (25%)

Applications

Applicants must download and complete the Application form and return it on or before 5.00pm on Friday 22nd October 2021 by email to info@stcecilia.org.au .

Payment may be made by Direct Credit as detailed on the application form or cheque posted to PO Box 1059 Batemans Bay 2536. Please advise in your email whether payment has been made by direct credit or cheque.

info@stcecilia.org.au

Download Audition Application 2021 PDF

Please note that late applications cannot be accepted.

Multiple applications may be made however a separate application is required for each entry.

Any enquiries should be directed to Chris Heazlewood on 0417 532 358.