Vocal – Classical & Non-Classical

Saturday 6th August 2022

VENUE: Balaklava Uniting Church – See Eisteddfod Venues page

CONVENOR: Danielle Mudge

ADJUDICATOR: Ruth Bormann

Ruth Bormann chose music over archaeology in her third year at Yale University and went on to get a Master’s degree in Voice from the Yale School of Music. She was a Metropolitan Opera Regional Finalist, spent two years at the Banff Opera and Music Theatre Festivals, and a season with the Opera Theatre of St. Louis. Ruth’s music theatre highlights include Teddy & Alice on Broadway, and international tours of Anything Goes, The Sound of Music, and My Fair Lady.

From 1992 to 2006 a soloist at the Landestheater, Linz, Ruth’s repertoire there included over thirty operatic lead roles. During that time, she guested at the Vienna State Opera for two seasons as the Tochter in Cardillac. Other guestings include Luzerne, Innsbruck, Passau and Bremerhaven. Ruth Bormann has a wide concert and oratorio repertoire and has sung with the Calgary Philharmonic, the Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra and the Bruckner Orchestra.

Ruth is currently the Coordinator of Music at the Mount Barker Waldorf School and teaches voice privately.

DISCIPLINE INFORMATION

Entrants MUST read the 2022 Syllabus Notes for Saturday 6th August for detailed information and the Rules & Conditions of Entry

See page 59 of the programme for Guide to Symbols

10.00 am – Junior Vocal Solo (age 12 & under)

* Book in from 9.30 am

Number of entrants: 4


10.35 am – Open Vocal Solo – Non-classical

* Book in from 10.05 am or earlier

Number of entrants: 7

11.30 am – Open Vocal Solo – Classical

* Book in from 11.00 am or earlier

Number of entrants: 7

ANNOUNCE RALPH K. HATCHER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP


12.15 pm – Intermediate/Senior Vocal Solo – Non Classical (age 16 & under)

* Book in from 11.45 am or earlier

Number of entrants: 6

* ANNOUNCE VOCAL SOLO CHAMPION

* PRESENT ROGER MANUEL MEMORIAL AWARD


1.00 pm – Vocal Ensemble (2-4 voices) – Open

* Book in from 12.30 pm or earlier

Number of entrants: 2

* ANNOUNCE VOCAL ENSEMBLE CHAMPION

LUNCH

ADJUDICATOR CHANGEOVER

CONVENORS: Darrel Schutz & Don Bubner OAM

ADJUDICATOR: Stella Panozzo

2.00 pm – APMVC VOCAL SCHOLARSHIP (Times to be scheduled)

* Book in from 1.30 pm or earlier

Number of entrants: 3

See Vocal Scholarship page