2018 Winners

Section B 161– 16 Years & Under Jazz Bands (Grade B)
Campbell High School Year 7 Jazz Band – Bronze
Merici College Jazz Band – Silver
Radford College Little Big Band – Silver
Canberra High School Jazz Band – Gold
Campbell High School Year 8 Jazz Band – Silver
Lyneham High School Intermediate Jazz Band – Bronze

Section B 162 – 16 Years & Under Jazz Bands (Grade A)
Lyneham High School Senior Jazz Band – Silver
Telopea School Jazz Band – Bronze
Campbell High School Senior Big Band – Bronze
Section B 181 – 18 Years & Under Jazz Bands (Grade B)
Lavalla Catholic College Senior Jazz Ensemble – Silver
Daramalan College Jazz Band – Bronze
Radford College Big Band – Silver
Trinity Christian School Jazz Band – Bronze

Section B 001 – Open Jazz Bands (Grade B)
1st: Lavalla Catholic College Senior Jazz Ensemble
2nd: Jazz Avenue
3rd: Daramalan College Jazz Band

Section B 002 – Open Jazz Bands (Grade A)
1st: Twilight Jazz Band

Section B 003 – Open Concert Bands (Grade C)
1st: John Agnew Band
2nd: Tuggeranong Valley Band

Section B 007 – Open Brass Bands (Grade B)
1st: Victoria Street Brass
2nd: Canberra Youth Brass

Section B 004 – Open Concert Bands (Grade B)
1st: Hunter Wind Ensemble
2nd: South Canberra Youth Wind Orchestra
3rd: Lavalla Catholic College Senior Concert Band

Section B 005 – Open Concert Bands (Grade A)
1st: Canberra City Band
2nd: Ginninderra Wind Orchestra

Section B 008 – Open Brass Bands (Grade A) – 1st Prize: $500 cash
1st: Canberra Brass

Section B 163 – 16 Years & Under Concert Bands (Grade C)
Daramalan College Junior Concert Band – Gold
Radford College Gershwin Concert Band – Silver
Telopea School Year 7 Band – Silver
Merici College Combined Concert Band – Bronze
Canberra Girls Grammar School Sapphire Concert Band – Bronze
Melba Copland Secondary School Concert Band- Bronze

Section B 164 – 16 Years & Under Concert Bands (Grade B)
Radford College Holst Concert Band – Silver
Young Music Society Concert Band – Gold
Canberra Girls Grammar School Holst Concert Band – Silver

Section B 165 – 16 Years & Under Concert Bands (Grade A)
Telopea School Wind Ensemble – Gold

Section B 184 – 18 Years & Under Concert Bands (Grade B)
Lavalla Catholic College Senior Concert Band – Silver
Daramalan College Senior Concert Band – Bronze
Canberra Girls Grammar School Empire Concert Band – Bronze
Radford College Bernstein Symphonic Wind Ensemble – Platinum
St Johns College Concert Band – Gold
Choir Performance
Lavalla Catholic College Choir – Gold

Section B PS2 – Primary School Age Orchestras
Radford College Haydn String Orchestra – Participation
Canberra Girls Grammar School Alma String Orchestra – Gold

Section B PS4 – Primary/High School Age Orchestras
Radford College Vivaldi String Orchestra – Participation
Canberra Girls Grammar School Holland String Orchestra – Silver
Radford College Elgar String Orchestra – Gold

Section B 168 – 16 Years & Under Ensembles
Merici College Chamber Ensemble – Silver
Daramalan College String Ensemble – Bronze
Snowy Strings Ensemble – Gold

Section B 166 – 16 Years and Under Orchestras
Orana Steiner School Orchestra – Gold

Section B 187 – 18 Years and Under String Orchestras
St John’s College String Ensemble – Gold

Section B 189 – 18 Years and Under String Ensembles
St Claire’s and St Edmund’s Colleges Chamber Ensemble – Gold

Section B 011 – Open String Ensembles
1st Place: Bertali Consort

Section B 010 – Open Orchestras
1st Place: Music for Canberra James McCusker Orchestra

Section B 009 – Open String Orchestras
1st Place: Music for Canberra String Ensemble and Peg Mantle Strings

Section B HS1 – ACT High School Bands (Beginner)
Lyneham High School Year 7 Beginner Concert Band – Silver
Gold Creek School Concert Band – Gold
Kingsford Smith School Beginner Band – Bronze

Section B HS2 – ACT High School Bands (Novice)
Amaroo School Year 7 Concert Band – Bronze
Emmaus Christian School Senior Band – Silver
Kingsford Smith School Aviators Band – Gold
Namadgi School – Bronze
Canberra High School Year 8 Band – Gold

Section B HS3 – ACT High School Bands (Intermediate)
Mount Stromlo High School Concert Band – Gold
Brindabella Christian College Intermediate Band – Bronze
Kingsford Smith School Concert Band – Bronze
Amaroo School Year 8 Concert Band – Silver
Lyneham High School Year 8 Concert Band – Bronze
Lyneham High School Year 7 Concert Band – Bronze
Lyneham High School Year 8 Concert Band – Gold
Melrose High School Concert Band – Silver
Canberra High School Senior Band – Gold

Section B HS4 – ACT High School Bands (Advanced)
Lyneham High School Year 9 Concert Band – Gold

Section B HS5 – ACT High School Bands (High School/College Bands)
Lyneham High School Year 10 Concert Band – Platinum
Brindabella Christian College Senior Band – Gold

Section B PS3 – Primary/High School Age Bands
Radford College Sousa Concert Band – Gold

Section B PS1 – Primary School Age Bands
Brindabella Christian College Year 5 Nova Band – Bronze
Combined Brindabella and Emmaus Year 6 Band – Silver
Duffy Primary School Band – Silver
Gold Creek School Year 6 Band – Bronze
Young Public School Band – Gold
Canberra Grammar School Primary Concert Band – Gold

Special Awards:
Kaaren Talty Jazz Encouragement Award – Radford College
Masling Encouragement Award – Canberra High School
Platinum Awards for outstanding performances in non-competitive sections:
• Radford College Bernstein Symphonic Wind Orchestra
• Lyneham High School Year 10 Concert Band

7-12 yrsAnn Thompson Encouragement AwardVictor Ni
13-16 yrsAnn Thompson Encouragement AwardLanxuan Gao
071Solo Own ChoiceZachary Sheung Li
072Solo ClassicalZachary Sheung Li
07320/21 CenturyJames Jin
081Solo Own ChoiceCharles Huang
08220/21 CenturyCharles Huang
083DuetCharles Huang and Frank Huang
084Own Choice Restricted – Canberra StudentsRosy Zhu
091Solo ClassicalMay Li
092Solo Own ChoiceAustin YX Feng
093Solo Own Choice (Restricted)Dylan Num
094Australian ComposerBelle Andrewartha
095DuetAudrey Hu and Dylan Num
101Solo Own ChoiceChristelle Kong
102Solo Baroque periodAlexey Shcherbakov
103Solo Classical styleAlexey Shcherbakov
104Own Choice Restricted – Canberra StudentsHannah Ni
105DuetAdarae Wong and Anarae Wong
111Solo 20th or 21st CenturyAdarae Wong
112Solo Own Choice (Restricted)Christelle Kong
113Solo ClassicalVictor Ni
114Solo Own ChoiceElise Chan
115DuetAlexey Shcherbakov and Michael Cherepinskiy
121SonatinaOscar Wai
122Solo French Norwegian RussianVictor Ni
123Own Choice Restricted – Canberra StudentsOscar Wai
125Solo ClassicalCharisse Chan
131Solo AustralianBenjamin Francis
132Solo Own Choice (Restricted)Charisse Chan
133Solo Own ChoiceAngela Han
134Solo ClassicalAngela Zhu
141Solo Baroque periodJennifer Liu
142Solo Own ChoiceOdilia Han
143Solo 20th or 21st CenturyJayden Lohe
144DuetMelanie Wai and Oscar Wai
145Solo Own Choice (Restricted)Matthew Crafter
146Work composed by pianist performing SoloJasmine Elise Birt
151Solo Romantic/ImpressionistLanxuan Gao
152Solo AustralianLanxuan Gao
153Solo ClassicalLanxuan Gao
154Solo Own Choice (Restricted)Gary Wang
161Solo Romantic/ImpressionistLanxuan Gao
162Solo BaroqueDavid Cavenagh
163Solo 20th or 21st CenturyEnling Liao
164Solo Own ChoiceYichen Li
181Solo Romantic/ImpressionistNicole Wang
182Solo Kerry Evans Memorial – Haydn or MozartYichen Li
183Solo Chopin ChampionshipBernice Chua
185Work composed by pianist performing SoloBernice Chua
186DuetGary Wang and Lisa Xing
187Own ChoiceVivian Tran
18 yrsDoris Rowland Excellence AwardBernice Chua
001Open Piano Recital First PrizeMia Huang
001Open Piano Recital Second PrizeCeline Kang
001Open Piano Recital Third PrizeBernice Chua
002Open 20th or 21st CenturyCeline Kang
003Open – J S BachBernice Chua
004Open – Beethoven/SchubertMia Huang
006Open Romantic SoloCeline Kang

2017 Winners

Section B 161– 16 Years & Under Jazz Bands (Grade B)

Lyneham High School Intermediate Jazz Band – Silver

Radford College Little Big Band – Gold

Campbell High School Year 8 Jazz Band – Bronze

Canberra High School Jazz Band – Silver

Trinity Christian School Intermediate Jazz Band – Silver

Section B 162 – 16 Years & Under Jazz Bands (Grade A)

Lyneham High School Senior Jazz Band – Silver

Campbell High School Senior Big Band – Silver

Telopea School Jazz Band – Silver

 

Section B 181 – 18 Years & Under Jazz Bands (Grade B)

Merici College Jazz Band – Bronze

Trinity Christian School Senior Jazz Band – Bronze

Radford College Big Band – Silver

Daramalan College Jazz Band – Gold

 

Section B 182 – 18 Years & Under Jazz Bands (Grade A)

Hunter School of the Performing Arts Stage Band – Gold

Dickson College Jazz Band – Silver

 

Section B 001 – Open Jazz Bands (Grade B)

1st: Daramalan College Jazz Band

 

Section B 002 – Open Jazz Bands (Grade A)

1st: Hunter School of the Performing Arts Stage Band

2nd: Twilight Jazz Band

 

Section B 003 – Open Concert Bands (Grade C)

1st: Hunter School of the Performing Arts Junior Concert Band

2nd: Tuggeranong Valley Band

3rd: John Agnew Band

 

Section B 007 – Open Brass Bands (Grade B)

1st: Victoria Street Brass

2nd: Canberra Youth Brass

 

Section B 004 – Open Concert Bands (Grade B)

Hunter School of the Performing Arts Junior Concert Band

1st: Hunter Wind Ensemble

2nd: Hunter School of the Performing Arts Senior Concert Band

3rd: South Canberra Youth Wind Orchestra

Section B 005 – Open Concert Bands (Grade A)

1st: Canberra City Band

2nd: Ginninderra Wind Orchestra

 

Section B 008 – Open Brass Bands (Grade A) 1st Prize: $500 cash

1st: Canberra Brass

 

Section B 163 – 16 Years & Under Concert Bands (Grade C)

Daramalan College Junior Concert Band – Silver

Radford College Gershwin Concert Band – Silver

Telopea School Year 7 Band – Silver

Merici College Junior Concert Band – Silver

 

Section B 164 – 16 Years & Under Concert Bands (Grade B)

Young Music Society Concert Band – Bronze

Canberra Girls Grammar School Sapphire Concert Band – Silver

Radford College Holst Concert Band – Participation

Hunter School of the Performing Arts Junior Concert Band – Gold

 

Section B 165 – 16 Years & Under Concert Bands (Grade A)

Telopea School Wind Ensemble – Silver

 

Section B 183 – 18 Years & Under Concert Bands (Grade C)

Merici College Senior Band – Bronze

Canberra Girls Grammar School Holst Concert Band – Silver

 

Section B 184 – 18 Years & Under Concert Bands (Grade B)

Radford College Bernstein Symphonic Wind Ensemble – Silver

Daramalan College Senior Concert Band – Gold

Hunter School of the Performing Arts Senior Concert Band – Platinum

 

Section B 185 – 18 Years & Under Concert Bands (Grade A)

Canberra Girls Grammar School Empire Concert Band – Silver

 

Section B PS2 – Primary School Age Orchestras

Canberra Grammar School Primary Guitar Ensemble – Silver

Brindabella Christian College Intermediate Strings – Silver

 

Section B PS4 – Primary/High School Age Orchestras

Radford College Vivaldi String Orchestra – Participation

Alfred Deakin High School Year 7/8 Orchestra – Silver

 

Section B 166 – 16 Years and Under Orchestras

Orana Steiner School Orchestra – Silver

Canberra Girls Grammar School Sutherland Chamber Orchestra – Gold

Orana Steiner School Year 10 Ensemble – Bronze

 

Section B 168 – 16 Years & Under Ensembles

Merici College Chamber Ensemble – Bronze

Daramalan College String Ensemble – Bronze

Section B 187 – 18 Years and Under String Orchestras

Hunter School of the Performing Arts String Orchestra – Gold

Canberra Girls Grammar School Holland String Orchestra – Silver

Radford College Corelli Chamber Strings Orchestra – Gold

 

Section B 186 –18 Years and Under Orchestras

Canberra Girls Grammar School Glanville-Hicks Symphony Orchestra – Silver

 

Section B 011 – Open String Ensembles

1st Place: Merici College Advanced String Ensemble

 

Section B 010 – Open Orchestras

1st Place: Music for Canberra James McCusker Orchestra

 

Section B 009 – Open String Orchestras

1st Place: Hunter School of the Performing Arts String Orchestra

2nd Place: Radford College Combined String Orchestra

 

Section B HS1 – ACT High School Bands (Beginner)

Lyneham High School Year 7 Beginner Concert Band – Silver

Namadgi High School Concert Band – Silver

Merici College Beginner Band – Silver

 

Section B HS2 – ACT High School Bands (Intermediate)

Mount Stromlo High School Concert Band – Gold

Caroline Chisholm School Band – Bronze

Canberra High School Year 8 Band – Silver

Gold Creek School Senior Band – Bronze

Melrose High School Concert Band – Bronze

Lyneham High School Year 7 Concert Band – Silver

Lyneham High School Year 8 Concert Band – Gold

Melba Copland Secondary School Concert Band – Bronze

Kingsford Smith School Band – Bronze

Emmaus Christian School Senior Band – Bronze

Amaroo School Year 7 Concert Band – Bronze

Brindabella Christian College Intermediate Band – Bronze

 

Section B HS3 – ACT High School Bands (Advanced)

Lyneham High School Year 9 Concert Band – Silver

Canberra High School Senior Band – Bronze

 

Section B HS4 – ACT High School Bands (High School/College Bands)

Brindabella Christian College Senior Band – Silver

Lyneham High School Year 10 Concert Band – Gold 

Section B PS3 – Primary/High School Age Bands

Radford College Sousa Concert Band – Silver

Australian Open Choral Challenge
1st Place: Brindabella Chorus
2nd Place: Concordis Chamber Choir
3rd Place: ANU Vocal Fry

Open Choral Group (up to 15 members)
1st Place: Vocalocity
2nd Place: Perfect Sixth
3rd Place: Debacle Quartet

20 Years and Under Championship
1st Place: Reddam House Middle School Singers
2nd Place: Hillcrest Christian College Bella Voce
3rd Place: ACT Senior Concert Choir
Highly Commended: Vocalocity

12 Years and Under Championship
1st Place: ACT Primary Concert Choir
2nd Place: Canberra Girls Grammar School Cantates
3rd Place: Turner Trebles

ACT 20 Years and Under Choirs
1st Place: Radford College Camerata
2nd Place: ANU Vocal Fry

Open Sacred Choirs
1st Place: Concordis Chamber Choir
2nd Place: ANU Chamber Choir
3rd Place: Daramalan College Choir

Open Popular Choirs
1st Place: ANU Vocal Fry and UMQ (tied)
3rd Place: Andante Andante

Open Contemporary Choirs
1st Place: Hillcrest Christian College Bella Voce
2nd Place: Concordis Chamber Choir
3rd Place: Canberra Girls Grammar School Gabriel Singers
Highly Commended: Daramalan College Choir

Open Australia-Britain Choirs
1st Place: Concordis Chamber Chour
2nd Place: The Harmonic Means

Primary School Age Choirs (10 Years and Under)
Canberra Grammar Junior School Singers – Silver award
Canberra Girls Grammar School Les Petites Chantuses – Bronze award
The Anglican School Googong Choir – Gold award

Primary School Age Choirs (12 Years and Under)
Canberra Grammar Junior School Chorale – Gold award
Canberra Girls Grammar School Cora da Camera – Silver award
ACT Primary Concert Choir – Silver award
Jerrabomberra Singers – Silver award

High School Age Choirs (Years 7-10)
Gold Creek School Singing Squadron – Bronze award
Canberra Girls Grammar School Bella Voca Chapel Choir – Platinum award
Merici College Choir – Silver award
Lyneham High Voices – Gold award

High School/College Age Choirs (Years 7-12)
Radford College Chorale – Platinum award
Canberra Girls Grammar School Chorale – Gold award
ACT Senior Concert Choir – Silver award
Daramalan College Choir – Silver award
St Edmunds’ College Vocal Group – Bronze award

071Solo Own ChoiceLinda Pei Lin Liew
072Solo ClassicalAustin XY Feng
07320/21 CenturyCharles Huang
081Solo Own ChoiceBelle Andrewartha
08220/21 CenturyBelle Andrewartha
083DuetAudrey Hu and Dylan Num
091Solo ClassicalElise Chan
092Solo Own ChoiceEmma Bian
093Solo Own Choice (Restricted)Aaron Wan
094Australian ComposerBelle Andrewartha
095DuetBelle Andrewartha and Ziqi Gu
101Solo Own ChoiceEmma Bian
102Solo Baroque periodMichael Cherepinskiy
103Solo Classical styleChloe Park
104Solo Own Choice (Restricted)Joy Guo
105DuetAlex Shcherbakov and Michael Cherepinskiy
111Solo 20th or 21st CenturyIris Gower
112Solo Own Choice (Restricted)Eric Wong
113Solo ClassicalOdilia Han
114Solo Own ChoiceIris Gower
115Duet

Daniel Tran and Michael Cherepinskiy

121SonatinaChristopher Taylor
122Solo French Norwegian RussianChristopher Taylor
123Solo Own Choice (Restricted)Jennifer Liu
125Solo ClassicalEunyce He
131Solo AustralianChristopher Taylor
132Solo Own Choice (Restricted)Jennifer Liu
133Solo Own ChoiceChristopher Taylor
134Solo ClassicalAngelina Balaguer
141Solo Baroque periodOscar Huang
142Solo Own ChoiceVincent Guo
143Solo 20th or 21st CenturyEnling Liao
144DuetGary Wang and Lisa Xing
145Solo Own Choice (Restricted)Angus Wen
151Solo Romantic/ImpressionistMandy Wang
152Solo AustralianMandy Wang
153Solo ClassicalEnling Liao
154Solo Own Choice (Restricted)Angela Kim
161Solo Romantic/ImpressionistSarah Zhu
162Solo BaroqueAndrew Chen
163Solo 20th or 21st CenturyPatrick Gu
164Solo Own ChoiceOscar Huang
181Solo Romantic/ImpressionistPatrick Gu
182Solo Kerry Evans Memorial – Haydn or MozartBernice Chua
183Solo Chopin ChampionshipCeline Kang
187Own ChoiceBernice Chua
18 yrsDoris Rowland Excellence AwardBernice Chua
001Open Piano Recital First PrizeJake Cheong
001Open Piano Recital Second PrizeBernice Chua
001Open Piano Recital Third PrizeAnthony Chen
002Open 20th or 21st CenturyJake Cheong
003Open – J S BachAnthony Chen
004Open – Beethoven/SchubertJoint winners, Bo Jiang and Nga Kei Au-Yeung
006Open Romantic SoloAnthony Chen