Celts Have Talent

     To demonstrate that the pipes and drums are not just relegated to a defined set of rules you’ll see that they integrate well with other musical instruments and styles.  

Rules

Celts Have Talent A

Description

One to 4 Pipers + any instrument including vocals.

 

Pipes can be of any type  ie. Small pipes.

5 entries maximum.
Prizes:

                1st   - $500,   4th - $200,

                2nd - $350    5th - $200

                3rd  - $250   6th - $200

 

Pipers and drummers are joining Celtic groups to complement them with a very special sound.

5 Pipers or More + any instrument.

5 entries maximum.
Prizes:

                1st   - $500,   4th - $200,

                2nd - $350    5th - $200

                3rd  - $250   6th - $200

 

The objective is to have bands perform their medleys on stage and integrate other instruments to showcase the variety of music that can be produced.

  • There are speakers & microphones and drum kit available for this contest and  a sound manager

  • (Participants are requested to check their setup with the stage & sound manager in the morning)

  • The First performers are asked to be at stage A or staging area upon the request of the steward.

  • The contest begins immediately following Band Competitions

    • ~2:30pm-3pm

  • Participants  perform every ½ hour on the 15’s  (the schedule will be posted 1 week before the event to ensure there is no conflict)

  • Participants are given 15 minutes to move from the staging area to Stage A and be ready to perform at curtain call.

  • Master of Ceremonies  announces the group, includes a short background and music to be played.

  • Performance are 3 to 8 minutes.

  • At the end of the performance, the Group will stay on stage until a short review from the adjudicators is complete.

  • Note that the adjudicators will be local celebrities and that the winners are chosen by audience popularity.

    • (with the final decision rendered by the adjudicators)

  • There will not be any speakers or microphones provided  for this contest. (Bands must bring their own)

  • The contest begins immediately following Closing Massed Band Ceremonies(~3pm)

  • Participants  perform every ½ hour on the hour (the schedule will be posted 1 week before the event to ensure there is no conflict)

  • Participants are given 15 minutes to move from the staging area to Stage B and be ready to perform at curtain call.

  • All participants shall present in Concert formation on stage B.

  • Master of Ceremonies announces the group, includes a short background and the music to be played.

  • Performance are 3 to 8 minutes.

  • At the end of the performance the Group stays on stage until a short review from the adjudicators is complete.

  • Note that the adjudicators are local celebrities and that the winners are chosen by audience popularity 

    • with final decision rendered by  the adjudicators)

Celts Have Talent B

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