Queen’s Birthday Weekend,  Saturday 5 and Sunday 6 June 2021
Plus Showcase Concert, Monday 7 June 2021
Pātaka Art + Museum, Norrie Street, Porirua
Adjudicator:  Shawn Michael Condon

Classes Available In 2021

Solo Classes – Awards by standard reached (no ranking) 

  1. Under Grade 1 (School years 1-5)
  2. Grade 1 and above (School years 1-5)
  3. Under Grade 3 (School years 6-8)
  4. Grade 3 and above (School years 6-8)
  5. Under Grade 4 (School years 9–13)
  6. Grades 4 & 5 (School years 9–13)

Solo competitive classes (ranked)

  1. Piano Solo, Grades 6 & 7 
  2. String solo, Grades 6 & 7  
  3. Wind or Brass solo, Grades 6 & 7  
  4. Piano solo, Grade 8 and above 
  5. String solo, Grade 8 and above  
  6. Wind or Brass solo, Grade 8 and above 

A dance movement – solo instrument or combination (reach a standard) eg waltz, gavotte, sarabande, minuet, courante, mazurka, tango etc  

  1. A dance – any solo instrument or combination (School years 1-5)
  2. A dance – any solo instrument or combination (School years 6-8)
  3. A dance – any solo instrument or combination (School years 9-13)

Group classes (based on age on eldest entrant) (reach a standard)

  1. Duet/duo (School years 1-8)
  2. Duet/duo (School years 9-13)
  3. Ensemble – three or more (school years 1-8)
  4.  Ensemble – three or more (school years 9-13)

 Special Awards: to be awarded at the Showcase Concert (Monday 7 June)

  • Most promising Junior musician (School years 1-5) Northern Music Trophy
  • Most promising Intermediate musician (School years 6-8) Shona Murray Trophy
  • Most promising Senior musician (Secondary School) Jillian Bray Trophy
  • Most promising string performer (Virtuoso Strings Cup)
  • Most promising pianist (Piano Shop Cup)