Year 2019

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(O - Outstanding : D - Distinction : C - Commended
M - Merit : m - Moderate : F - Fair )


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Royal Hall 04/05/2019
10:00 AM JC8
Mixed Choirs (Up to Year 2)
Adjudicator: Dennis Lee
Official accompanist:
Test: Two contrasting pieces of Own Choice. Time limit 8 minutes.
1. The 'Buchan Bluebirds' Castletown 87 D
2. Ballacottier Primary School Farmhill 88 D
3. Cronk y Berry Infants Cronk y Berry 86 C
4. Scoill yn Jubilee Infant Choir Douglas 86 C

JC4
School Choirs ( under 150 on register )
Adjudicator: Dennis Lee
Official accompanist:
Test: Two contrasting pieces of own choice. Time limit 8 minutes.
Award: The Vancouver Shield will be awarded to the Under 12 Choir gaining highest marks in Classes JC1 to JC4
1. Ballasalla Primary School Choi Ballasalla 84 C
2. Anagh Coar Primary School Douglas 86 C
3. Kewaigue School Douglas 84 C

02:30 PM JC7
Action Songs (Up to Year 6)
Adjudicator: Dennis Lee
Official accompanist:
Test: Own choice. Time limit 10 minutes.
Adults/Teachers must not participate in or conduct the performance. No scenery or properties, excepting minimum props integral to the performance. Backing tracks permitted in CD format and must be provided to the Secretary with the entry. You are advised to bring a spare copy.
1. The Platform Theatre School Platform Theatre School 86 C
2. Scoill Yn Jubilee Junior Choir Douglas 84 C
3. Ballacottier Primary School Farmhill 88 D
4. Onchan School Choir KS2 Choir Onchan 87 D
5. Willaston Primary School Douglas 84 C

03:30 PM C4
Ladies' Choir
Adjudicator: John Pomphrey
Official accompanist:
Test: (a) "Send in the Clowns" Sondheim arr. Beadell. Banks Music Publications BMP 3784
1. Manx Voices Choir Isle of Man 91 O
2. Women in Song All Island 88 D

C3
Male Voice Choir
Adjudicator: John Pomphrey
Official accompanist:
Test: (a) "Sure on this Shining Night" Morten Lauridsen. Peermusic PE62366120
(b) Own Choice
(c) Own Choice
Time limit 12 minutes.
1. Lon Dhoo Male Voice Choir - Douglas 87 D

06:30 PM JC5
Concert Class (Up to Year 13)
Adjudicator: John Pomphrey
Official accompanist:
Test: Ten minute programme including announcements.
Award: and the May Bloomfield Memorial Prize of £100
1. The Xenakis Singers Ballakermeen High School 92 O
2. KWC Choir Castletown 86 C
3. Caarjyn as Arrane Ramsey Grammar School W
4. Ballacappella Ballakermeen High School 84 C
5. YAC Choir Douglas 84 C
6. SNHS Lower School Choir Onchan 90 O

07:30 PM SG9
Vocal Ensemble (Up to Year 13)
Adjudicator: John Pomphrey
Official accompanist:
Test: Own choice.
Minimum 8, maximum 12 singers. Any combination of voices male and/or female.
1. SNHS Vocal Group St Ninian's High School 84 C
2. Ballacottier Primary School Farmhill 86 C
3. BTC Vocal Ensemble Broadway T.C. 83 M
4. The Platform Theatre School Platform Theatre School 85 C
5. Buchan Eagles Castletown 84 C

08:00 PM C1
Concert Class
Adjudicator: John Pomphrey
Official accompanist:
Test: 15 minute own choice programme containing at least one unaccompanied piece and including announcements
1. Musicale Choir Union Mills 87 D
2. Meadowside Choral Society Colby 90 O
3. Lon Dhoo Male Voice Choir - Douglas 88 D
4. Isle of Man Government Staff Choir Douglas 86 C
5. Roc Vannin Choir Onchan 85 C
6. Manx Voices Choir Isle of Man 86 C


Promenade Suite 04/05/2019
09:15 AM M1
Boys' Solo In Manx (Up to Year 10)
Adjudicator: Bob Carswell
Official accompanist:
Test: To be sung in Manx. Own choice.
1. Etienne Giuliani Sulby 83 M
2. Zac Colligon The Arts Hub 84 C
3. Pierre Giuliani Sulby 85 C
4. Isaac Kreisky Buchan School 86 C

M2
Girls' Solo in Manx (Up to Year 10)
Adjudicator: Bob Carswell
Official accompanist:
Test: To be sung in Manx. Own choice.
1. Catherine McLean Mannin Music 84 C
2. Talya Giuliani Sulby 85 C

M3
Manx Solo (Years 11 to 13)
Adjudicator: Bob Carswell
Official accompanist:
Test: To be sung in Manx. Own choice.
1. Erin Loach Port Erin

D7
Bible in Manx (Years 7 to 10)
Adjudicator: Bob Carswell
Official accompanist:
Test: Competitors will read
Job 1: vs 6-11
1. Orry Wilson The Strang 83 M
2. Archibald Elliott Castletown 84 C

M4
Manx Solo (Adult)
Adjudicator: Bob Carswell
Official accompanist:
Test: To be sung in Manx. Own choice



D5
Bible in Manx (Years 2 & 3)
Adjudicator: Bob Carswell
Official accompanist:
Test: Competitors will read
St Matthew 18: vs 18-20

D6
Bible in Manx (Years 4 to 6)
Adjudicator: Bob Carswell
Official accompanist:
Test: Competitors will read
Revelation 9: vs 15-19

D45
Reading at Sight in Manx Gaelic (Years 11 and over)
Adjudicator: Bob Carswell
Official accompanist:
1. Dot Saunders Skylley Maayl 84 C
2. Jo Callister Kirk Michael 83 M
3. Adam Horne Skyll Andreas 83 M
4. Jonathan Ayres Purt ny h'Inshey 85 C
5. Paul Lewin Doolish 86 C

D43
Reading at Sight in Manx Gaelic (Years 4 to 6)
Adjudicator: Bob Carswell
Official accompanist:

D44
Reading at Sight in Manx Gaelic (Years 7 to 10))
Adjudicator: Bob Carswell
Official accompanist:

D8
Bible in Manx (Years 11 & Over)
Adjudicator: Bob Carswell
Official accompanist:
Test: Competitors will read
Genesis 6: vs 1-7
1. Adam Horne Skyll Andreas 84 C
2. Jo Callister Kirk Michael 85 C
3. Feena Wilson The Strang W
4. Jonathan Ayres Purt ny h'Inshey 84 C
5. Feena Wilson The Strang W
6. Paul Lewin Doolish 86 C
7. Peddyr Mylchreest 84 C
8. Lee Manning Colby 84 C
9. Christopher Belfield Purt Chiarn W
10. Dot Saunders Skylley Maayl 84 C

D9(c)
Contemporary Manx (Years 11 and Over)
Adjudicator: Bob Carswell
Official accompanist:
Test: Reading from literature in everyday Manx
Text: "Keyrrey va caillt" Colin y Jerry. Skelaght p 45
1. Dot Saunders Skylley Maayl 85 C
2. Jonathan Ayres Purt ny h'Inshey 84 C
3. Paul Lewin Doolish 86 C
4. Adam Horne Skyll Andreas 84 C
5. Peddyr Mylchreest 84 C
6. Christopher Belfield Purt Chiarn W
7. Jonathan Ayres Purt ny h'Inshey W
8. Lee Manning Colby 85 C
9. Jo Callister Kirk Michael 86 C
10. Jackie Faragher Andreas 87 D