Eisteddfod Results

The Eisteddfod Council of Queensland (ECQ) is extremely grateful to the associations, families and competitors who have sponsored the trophies for competition.

CHORAL AWARDS

OPEN GRAND CHAMPION CHOIR CHORAL AGGREGATE

Awarded to the Choir gaining the most aggregate points in the Open Chief Choral, Open Madrigal, Open Mens and Ladies Choral, Open Modern Chorus, and Open Sacred Choral contests. A tie is possible.

THE EISTEDDFOD COUNCIL OF QUEENSLAND TROPHY

Presented by the Eisteddfod Council of Queensland. Commenced in 2006. To be held for 12 months and won outright by the most successful winner over 10 calendar years.

2006 Blackstone Ipswich Cambrian Choir 2011 Sunshine Coast Oriana
2007 Toowoomba Choral Society 2012 Ipswich Orpheus Chorale
2008 Ipswich Orpheus Chorale 2013 Sunshine Coast Oriana
2009 Sunshine Coast Oriana 2014 Sunshine Coast Oriana
2010 Blackstone Ipswich Cambrian Choir 2015

THE GEORGE HOGG PLAQUE FOR THE CONDUCTOR OF CHOIR WINNING THE OPEN GRAND CHAMPION CHOIR

Presented by the Ipswich Orpheus Chorale. Commenced in 2012. The winning conductor retains a plaque each year over 4 contested years. A tie is possible.

2012 Thomas Keenan & George Hogg 2014 Daniel Calder
2013 Daniel Calder 2015

OPEN CHALLENGE AGGREGATE

THE LINDSAY STATHAM MEMORIAL CHALLENGE TROPHY

Awarded to the choir gaining the most aggregate points in the Open Sacred Choral Contest, Open Mens Choral Contest and Welsh Hymn Singing. A tie is possible. Presented by the Toowoomba Choral Society. Commenced in 2013. To be held for 12 months and won outright by the most successful winner over 10 contested years. The winning choir retains a replica trophy each year.

2013 Sunshine Coast Oriana Choir  2014  Sunshine Coast Oriana Choir

OPEN CHIEF CHORAL CONTEST

THE GEORGE HOGG & MANSEL JONES SHIELD

Presented jointly by the Toowoomba Choral Society and Ipswich Orpheus Chorale. Commenced in 2006. To be won outright by most successful winner over 10 calendar years.

2006 Blackstone Ipswich Cambrian Choir 2011 Sunshine Coast Oriana Choir
2007 Blackstone Ipswich Cambrian Choir 2012 Ipswich Orpheus Chorale
2008 Bundaberg Orpheus Singers 2013 Ipswich Orpheus Chorale
2009 Sunshine Coast Oriana Choir 2014 Sunshine Coast Oriana Choir
2010 Blackstone Ipswich Cambrian Choir 2015

FOR CONDUCTOR OF CHOIR WINNING THE OPEN CHIEF CHORAL CONTEST 

THE MANSEL JONES PLAQUE

Presented by the Toowoomba Choral Society. Commenced in 2007. The winning conductor retains a plaque each year.

2007 Sandra Milliken 2011 Daniel Calder
2008 Allison O’Malley 2012 Thomas Keenan
2009 Daniel Calder 2013 Thomas Keenan
2010 Sandra Milliken 2014 Daniel Calder

OPEN GRAND MADRIGAL CONTEST

THE BLACKSTONE IPSWICH CAMBRIAN CHOIR CHALLENGE SHIELD

Presented by the Blackstone-Ipswich Cambrian Choir. Commenced in 2006. To be held for 12 months and won outright by the most successful winner over 10 calendar years.

2006 Blackstone Ipswich Cambrian Choir 2011 Sunshine Coast Oriana Choir
2007 Toowoomba Choral Society 2012 Ipswich Orpheus Chorale
2008 Ipswich Orpheus Chorale 2013 Blackstone Ipswich Cambrian Choir
2009 Sunshine Coast Oriana Choir 2014 Sunshine Coast Oriana Choir
2010 Blackstone Ipswich Cambrian Choir 2015

OPEN MENS CHORAL CONTEST

THE IPSWICH ORPHEUS CHORALE CHALLENGE SHIELD

Presented by the Ipswich Orpheus Chorale. Commenced in 2006. To be held for 12 months and won outright by the most successful winner over 10 calendar years.

2006 Toowoomba Choral Society 2011 Ipswich Orpheus Chorale
2007 Toowoomba Choral Society 2012 Queensland University Musical Society
2008 Ipswich Orpheus Chorale 2013 Sunshine Coast Oriana Choir
2009 Sunshine Coast Oriana Choir 2014 Sunshine Coast Oriana Choir
2010 Blackstone Ipswich Cambrian Choir 2015

OPEN LADIES CHORAL CONTEST

THE ROCKHAMPTON MUSICAL UNION CHOIR CHALLENGE SHIELD

Presented by the Rockhampton Musical Union Choir. Commenced in 2006. To be held for 12 months and won outright by the most successful winner over 10 calendar years.

2006 Toowoomba Choral Society 2011 Sunshine Coast Oriana Choir
2007 Toowoomba Choral Society 2012 Ipswich Orpheus Chorale
2008 Blackstone Ipswich Cambrian Choir 2013 Ipswich Orpheus Chorale
2009 Toowoomba Choral Society 2014 Ipswich Orpheus Chorale
2010 Sunshine Coast Oriana Choir 2015

OPEN SACRED CHORAL CONTEST

THE TOOWOOMBA CHORAL SOCIETY CHALLENGE TROPHY

Presented by the Toowoomba Choral Society. Commenced in 2006. To be held for 12 months and won outright by the most successful winner over 10 calendar years.

2006 Blackstone Ipswich Cambrian Choir 2011 Sunshine Coast Oriana Choir
2007 Blackstone Ipswich Cambrian Choir 2012 Ipswich Orpheus Chorale
2008 Ipswich Orpheus Chorale 2013 Sunshine Coast Oriana Choir
2009 Blackstone Ipswich Cambrian Choir 2014 Sunshine Coast Oriana Choir
2010 Blackstone Ipswich Cambrian Choir 2015

OPEN MODERN CHORUS CONTEST

THE CALOUNDRA CHORALE & THEATRE COMPANY CHALLENGE SHIELD

Presented by the Caloundra Chorale & Theatre Company. Commenced in 2006. To be held for 12 months and won outright by the most successful winner over 10 calendar years.

2006 Blackstone Ipswich Cambrian Choir 2011 Sunshine Coast Oriana Choir
2007 Ipswich Orpheus Chorale 2012 Queensland University Musical Society
2008 Ipswich Orpheus Chorale 2013 Mackay Choral Society
2009 Sunshine Coast Oriana Choir 2014 Ipswich Orpheus Chorale
2010 Toowoomba Choral Society 2015

OPEN MUSIC THEATRE CONTEST

THE SUNSHINE COAST ORIANA CHOIR TROPHY

2012 Caloundra Chorale 2014 Toowoomba Choral Society – Contemporary Choral
2013 Rockhampton Musical Union 2015


YOUTH CHOIR CONTEST
JUNIOR/INTERMEDIATE CHORAL AGGREGATE

THE EISTEDDFOD COUNCIL OF QUEENSLAND SHIELD

Awarded to the Youth Choir gaining the most aggregate points in Intermediate Choral, Youth Modern Chorus and Youth Music Theatre contests. Presented by the Eisteddfod Council of Queensland. Commenced in 2006. To be held for 12 months and won outright by the most successful winner over 10 calendar years.

2006 Rockhampton Musical Union Youth Choir 2011 Maynard Singers
2007 Cambrian Youth Choir 2012 Cambrian Youth Choir
2008 Cambrian Youth Choir 2013 Rockhampton Musical Union Youth Choir
2009 Bundaberg Youth Choir 2014 Rockhampton Musical Union Youth Choir
2010 Cambrian Youth Choir 2015

INTERMEDIATE CHORAL CONTEST

THE EISTEDDFOD COUNCIL OF QUEENSLAND SHIELD

Presented by the Eisteddfod Council of Queensland. Commenced in 2006. To be held for 12 months and won outright by the most successful winner over 10 calendar years.

2006 Rockhampton Musical Union Youth Choir 2011 Bundaberg Youth Choir
2007 Cambrian Youth Choir 2012 Cambrian Youth Choir
2008 Cambrian Youth Choir 2013 Rockhampton Musical Union Youth Choir
2009 Bundaberg Youth Choir 2014 Rockhampton Musical Union Youth Choir
2010 Bundaberg Youth Choir 2015

JUNIOR CHORAL CONTEST

THE EISTEDDFOD COUNCIL OF QUEENSLAND SHIELD

Presented by the Eisteddfod Council of Queensland. Commenced in 2006. To be won outright by most successful winner over 10 calendar years.

2006 Cambrian Youth Choir 2011 Bundaberg Youth Choir
2007 Cambrian Youth Choir 2012 Cambrian Youth Choir
2008 Bundaberg Youth Choir 2013 Maynard Singers
2009 Bundaberg Youth Choir 2014 Cambrian Youth Choir
2010 Cambrian Youth Choir 2015

YOUTH MUSIC THEATRE CONTEST

THE GYMPIE REGIONAL COUNCIL PLAQUE

Presented by Gympie Regional Council. Commenced in 2009 for 7 contested years. The winner retains a plaque each year.

2009 Cambrian Youth Choir 2012 Cambrian Youth Choir
2010 Cambrian Youth Choir 2013 Rockhampton Musical Union Youth Choir
2011 Maynard Singers 2014 Rockhampton Musical Union Youth Choir

 

VOCAL AWARDS

CHAMPION OF CHAMPIONS

GEORGE HOGG TROPHY (New)

Presented by the Ipswich City Council, Trophy presented yearly 2012 – 2015

Awarded to the competitor, who having won their Championship Solo Section, gains the most aggregate points in the Aria Final, respective Oratorio and Art Song Sections.

2012 Naomi Drogemuller 2014 Naomi Drogemuller
2013 Ainslee Jones 2015

YOUTH VOCAL CHAMPIONSHIP (16–20 years)

Awarded to the competitor aged 16–20 years gaining the most aggregate points in the Young Ladies/Mens Vocal Solo, Ballad, Sacred Solo and Song by Australian Composer. Presented by the Eisteddfod Council of Queensland. Commenced in 2010 for 6 contested years. The winner retains a plaque each year.

THE JOHN PENNY MEMORIAL TROPHY

Presented by the Ipswich Choral Society.

THE MYFANWY SULLIVAN AWARD – CASH PRIZE $100

2010 Samara Marinelli 2013 Cassadra Wright
2011 Natalie Greer 2014 Annika Hinrichs
2012 Richard Tank 2015

CHAMPION DRAMATIC SOPRANO

THE EISTEDDFOD COUNCIL OF QUEENSLAND PLAQUE

Presented by Mrs Elizabeth Reid. Commenced in 2010 for 6 contested years. The winner retains a plaque each year.

2010 Sarah Sullivan 2013 Morgan Jones
2011 Naomi Drogemuller 2014 Naomi Drogemuller
2012 Naomi Drogemuller 2015

CHAMPION LIGHT SOPRANO

THE THELMA BOOTH MEMORIAL PLAQUE

Presented by the Booth family. Commenced in 2009 for 7 contested years. The winner retains a plaque each year.

2009 Julie Morrison 2012 Alison Saunders
2010 Julie Morrison 2013 Calistra Walters
2011 Rosalie Nevell 2014 Calistra Walters

CHAMPION MEZZO SOPRANO

THE MYFANWY SULLIVAN SHIELD

Presented by the Ipswich Choral Society. Commenced in 2006 for 10 contested years. The winner retains a plaque each year.

2006 Christine Howden 2011 Helen Burgess
2007 Julie-Anne Evans 2012 Sarah Laws
2008 Elizabeth Lewis 2013 Ainslee Jones
2009 Cilla Slack 2014 Dorothy Vitagliano
2010 Elizabeth Lewis 2015

CHAMPION CONTRALTO

THE LINDSAY STATHAM MEMORIAL TROPHY

Presented by the late Mrs Greta Statham. Commenced in 2006 for 10 contested years. The winner retains a plaque each year.

2006 Helen Evans 2011 Rhonda Ziebell
2007 Marina Barker-Edwards 2012 Kaye Reichmann
2008 Dorothy Vitagliano 2013 Rhonda Ziebell
2009 Merilyn Hicks 2014 Kaye Reichmann
2010 Not Awarded 2015

CHAMPION TENOR

THE GORDON TIMBS PLAQUE

Presented by Mr Gordon Timbs. Commenced in 2006 for 10 contested years. The winner retains a plaque each year.

2006 Ian Kammholz 2011 Christopher Johnson
2007 Robert Shearer 2012 Nicholas Kirkup
2008 Ian Kammholz 2013 Ian Kammholz
2009 Ian Kammholz 2014 Nicholas Kirkup
2010 Ian Kammholz 2015

CHAMPION BARITONE

H. A. HODGKINSON MEMORIAL TROPHY

Ten trophies have been presented by the McMillan family. Commenced in 2003. The winner retains a trophy each year.

2003 Not Awarded 2009 Thomas Keenan
2004 Thomas Keenan 2010 Daniel Jess
2005 Thomas Keenan 2011 Thomas Keenan
2006 Thomas Keenan 2012 Thomas Keenan
2007 Brett Hann 2013 Rowan Howard
2008 Not Awarded 2014 Daniel Jess

CHAMPION BASS

THE GEORGE HOGG PLAQUE

Presented by Mr George Hogg OAM. Commenced in 2008 for 8 contested years. The winner retains a plaque each year.

2008 Daniel Jess 2012 Peter Bendell
2009 Michael Hogg 2013 Peter Bendell
2010 Michael Hogg 2014 Michael Hogg
2011 Michael Hogg 2015

OPERATIC ARIA

GYMPIE 2010 QUEENSLAND EISTEDDFOD ORGANISING COMMITTEE PLAQUE

Presented by the Gympie 2010 Queensland Eisteddfod Organising Committee. Commenced in 2011 for 15 contested years. The winner retains a shield each year.

2011 Naomi Drogemuller 2013 Amber Evans
2012 Naomi Drogemuller 2014 Naomi Drogemuller

YOUNG MEN’S SOLO (16-20 years)

THE GORDON SHIELDS MEMORIAL TROPHY

Presented by the Eisteddfod Council of Queensland.

2013 Matthew Manahan 2014 Daniel Bryant

YOUNG LADIES SOLO (16-20 years)

THE BARRY VETTIGER MEMORIAL TROPHY

Presented by the Eisteddfod Council of Queensland.

2013 Cassandra Wright 2014 Annika Hinrichs

 

INSTRUMENTAL AWARDS

PIANO AGGREGATE – OPEN

Awarded to the competitor gaining the highest aggregate of points in Open Piano Championship, Open Piano Solo Bach Prelude & Fugue, and Open Piano Solo – Sonata

THE TOOWOOMBA 2007 QUEENSLAND EISTEDDFOD ORGANISING COMMITTEE PLAQUE

Presented by the Toowoomba 2007 Queensland Eisteddfod Organising Committee. Commenced in 2006 for 10 contested years. The winner retains a trophy each year.

THE NORA BAIRD MEMORIAL PRIZE

Presented by Mrs Helene Jones – Cash prize of $60.

2006 Alex Rainei 2011 Peter Pagett
2007 David Mitchell 2012 Kate Rutledge
2008 Wendy Davis 2013 Not Awarded
2009 Andrew Wrangel 2014 Not Awarded
2010 Rebekah Habel 2015

OPEN PIANO CHAMPIONSHIP

GYMPIE 2010 QUEENSLAND EISTEDDFOD ORGANISING COMMITTEE PLAQUE

Presented by the Gympie 2010 Queensland Eisteddfod Organising Committee. Commenced in 2011 for 15 contested years. The winner retains a plaque each year.

2011 Peter Pagett 2013 Anna Hoy
2012 Kate Rutledge 2014 Not Awarded

 OPEN VIOLIN CHAMPIONSHIP

GYMPIE 2010 QUEENSLAND EISTEDDFOD ORGANISING COMMITTEE PLAQUE

Presented by the Gympie 2010 Queensland Eisteddfod Organising Committee. Commenced in 2011 for 15 contested years. The winner retains a plaque each year.

2011 Claudia Vogel 2013 Not Awarded
2012 Not Awarded 2014 Not Awarded

OPEN OTHER STRING CHAMPIONSHIP

THE TOOWOOMBA 2007 QUEENSLAND EISTEDDFOD ORGANISING COMMITTEE PLAQUE

Presented by the Toowoomba 2007 Queensland Eisteddfod Organising Committee. Commenced in 2007 for 9 contested years. The winner retains a plaque each year.

2007 Nils Hobiger 2011 Not Awarded
2008 Ainsleigh Coates 2012 Anthony Rossiter
2009 Julia Janiszewski 2013 Not Awarded
2010 Tara  Houghton 2014 Not Awarded

OPEN WOODWIND CHAMPIONSHIP

THE TOOWOOMBA 2007 QUEENSLAND EISTEDDFOD ORGANISING COMMITTEE PLAQUE

Presented by the Toowoomba 2007 Queensland Eisteddfod Organising Committee. Commenced in 2007 for 9 contested years. The winner retains a plaque each year.

2007 Nicola Hayden 2011 James Clarke
2008 Maddilyn Ahrens 2012 Nathan Walton
2009 Andrew Perryman 2013 Nathan Walton
2010 Not Awarded 2014 Not Awarded

OPEN BRASS CHAMPIONSHIP

THE TOOWOOMBA 2007 QUEENSLAND EISTEDDFOD ORGANISING COMMITTEE PLAQUE

Presented by the Toowoomba 2007 Queensland Eisteddfod Organising Committee. Commenced in 2008 for 8 contested years. The winner retains a plaque each year.

2007 Stephen Lebsanft 2011 Peter Pagett
2008 Liam O’Malley 2012 Stephen Lebsanft
2009 Courtney Camille 2013 Not Awarded
2010 Stephen Lee 2014 Not Awarded

MOST PROFICIENT ACCOMPANIST

THE BRUCE & DAI SHORT TROPHY

A new Trophy has been presented by Mrs. Di and the late Bruce Short. Commenced in 2006. Awarded to the most proficient accompanist with soloists and choirs [excluding official accompanists] as chosen by the adjudicators. To be held for 12 months. To remain in competition for 10 calendar years and to be won outright by the accompanist gaining the greatest number

2006 Steven Moore 2011 Anne Gralow
2007 Anne Gralow 2012 Anne Gralow
2008 Anne Gralow 2013 Faye Baker
2009 Sally Linneman 2014 Sally Linneman
2010 Sally Linneman 2015

 

SPEECH & DRAMA AWARDS

SPEECH AGGREGATE – OPEN

THE EISTEDDFOD COUNCIL OF QUEENSLAND PLAQUE

To be awarded to the competitor gaining the most aggregate of points in Open Verse Speaking Championship, Open Poem – Australian Author, and Open Memorised Prose Speaking.

Presented by the Eisteddfod Council of Queensland. Commenced in 2008 for 8 contested years. The Winner retains a plaque each year.

2008 Kyle Walmsley 2012 Jessica Duncan & Lauren Roche
2009 Jack McGovern 2013 Lucy Boyd & Wilson Boyd
2010 Jack McGovern 2014 Not Awarded
2011 Shannon Fogarty 2015

OPEN VERSE SPEAKING CHAMPIONSHIP

GYMPIE 2010 QUEENSLAND EISTEDDFOD ORGANISING COMMITTEE PLAQUE

Presented by the Gympie 2010 Queensland Eisteddfod Organising Committee. Commenced in 2011 for 15 contested years. The Winner retains a plaque each year.

2011 Domenic Nastasi 2013 Hayley Hutchinson
2012 Jessica Duncan 2014 Not Awarded