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$10,000 to be won! @ The Australian National Busking Championships™

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What Are The Prizes?
This year we have a total prize pool of over $10, resuscitation 000.

Guyy Lilleyman, Open Champion 2013 & 2014

Guyy Lilleyman, Open Champion 2013 & 2014

Open Category: Sponsored by Cooma Hotel

Open Champion – $2,000
Second Place – $1,000
Third Place – $500

Secondary Category (for high school aged students): Sponsored by Mark Kenmir & Co.

Secondary Champion – $500
Second Place – $300
Third Place – $200

Primary Category (for primary school aged children): Sponsored by The Monaro Post

Primary Champion – $300
Second Place – $200
Third Place – $100

Best Band Award (for bands/groups of 3 or more) – $1,000: Sponsored by Rhythm Snowsports

People’s Choice: Sponsored by the Rotary Club of Cooma

People’s Choice Champion – $1,000
Second Place – $700
Third Place – $300

Last year's medals looked great!

Last year’s medals looked great!

Special Judges Awards – $200 each. These awards covers numerous categories including non-musical street performances, indigenous, multicultural, dance, classical, jazz, blues, innovative etc. This year there are 8 Special Judges Awards sponsored by :

  • Rose’s Family Restaurant (2 awards)
  • The Two Vaults Restaurant & Cafe
  • Cooma Challenge
  • Eucumbene Trout Farm
  • Cooma Family Dental
  • P D Murphy Cafe
  • Snowy Monaro Arts Council

Casio Piano Award – Win a Casio Privia PX160 Digital Piano and accessories. $1299 RRP. Go here for details: http://coomamusic.com.au/win/casio-piano-award-2015

(It is within the rules of the ANBC that contestants may be able to win multiple prizes. For instance the Open Champion may also win a People’s Choice Award.)

CASIO PIANO AWARD – ANBC 7th November 2015 Cooma NSW

Waltons Bodhrans Made in Ireland

Waltons Bodhrans Made in Ireland

Waltons Bodhran’s now come in a package with:

  •  Beater
  • Carry Bag
  • DVD Tutor

These Bodhran “Packs” come in 3 sizes:

  • 12″ bodhran pack $69.00
  • 15″ bodran pack $99.00
  • 18″ bodhran pack $119.00
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 Also Available in 15″ Packs for $89 each:

15" Bodhran Packs for $89.00

15″ Bodhran Packs for $99.00 each

12" Bodhran Packs for $29.00 each

12″ Bodhran Packs for $69.00 each

 

Waltons also make a premium range of Bodhran for professional players

Waltons also make a premium range of Bodhran for professional players (Turquoise unavailable)

DWM2480 Waltons 16″ Pro Bodhran. $149.00

  • 16″ 5 ply fine wood shell
  • Hand picked premium quality double goatskin head
  • Super grip handle.
  • Celtic embossed, studded leather banding
  • Waltons brass logo plate and pro-beater
  • Ebony finish shell

DWM2487 Waltons 16″ Pro Bodhran. $149.00

  • as above but with 16″ aged oak shell

DWM2497  Waltons 18″ Pro Bodhran. $179.00

  • 18″ 5 ply fine wood shell
  • Hand picked premium quality double goatskin head
  • Super grip handle.
  • Celtic embossed, studded leather banding
  • Waltons brass logo plate and pro-beater
  • Aged oak finish shell (only finish now available – ebony & turquoise finishes discontinued)

DWM2417 Waltons 16″ Turnable Pro Bodhran. $229.00

Specially created by Waltons with the professional player in mind-the las word in tone, build and versatility!

  • Ultra reliable tuning mechanism
  • 16″ 5 ply fine wood shell
  • Hand picked premium quality double goatskin head
  • Super grip handle.
  • Celtic embossed, studded leather banding
  • Waltons brass logo plate and pro-beater
  • Aged oak shell

DWM2437 Waltons 18″ Turnable Pro Bodhran. $249.00

  • as above but 18″ aged oak shell

Available from:

Cooma School of Music
Shop 2, Parkview Arcade, 123 Sharp Street,
Cooma, NSW 2630
Phone: 02 6452 6067
Fax: 02 6452 4938
Email: allan@coomamusic.com.au

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Attention all Piano Players!

Casio is donating a Privia PX160 Digital Piano (with Stand & Tri-pedal board &  Padded Height Adjustable Piano Bench) as a prize  for the inaugual Casio Piano Award. 

Total Prize Value = $1, sovaldi sale 299 RRP

This will be held as part of the fabulous Australian National Busking Championships™ on Saturday 7th November 2015.

How does this work?

  • Contestants will be performing on the PX160 Digital Piano which will be set up on the main stage in Centennial Park, Cooma NSW.
  • Maximum time of performance will be 30 minutes. (no minimum time).
  • Performance times will be allotted before the event-the timetable will be emailed out to all contestants.
  • Contestants in the Casio Piano Award will also be welcome to participate in other busking performances during the day.
  • Contestants will also be eligible for the other cash prizes ($10,000 in total) on offer in the Australian National Busking Championships™.
  • All ages are welcome.
  • All styles of music are welcome.
  • Contestants can enter the Casio Piano Award by simply filling out the standard Entry Form and writing in the question:

Do you have any other special requirements?  CASIO PIANO AWARD

Download Entry Form:

ENTRY FORM_2015 AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL BUSKING CHAMPIONSHIPS

Find out more about the Casio Privia PX160 at:

 http://www.soundtechnology.com.au/products/details/PX160

and on YouTube:

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Includes padded height adjustable piano bench

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Casio Privia PX160 – this piano weighs just 11KG, ideal for portability, especially when paired with the SC700P padded gig bag

 

Grigoryan Brothers, Guitar Virtuosos To Perform in Cooma

  • bronchitis helvetica, link sans-serif;”>Sunday 22 November 4:30pm
  • St Paul’s Anglican Parish Hall, 136 Commissioner Street, Cooma NSW
  • Tickets: www.trybooking.com/JJYX
Slava & Leonard Grigoryan

Slava & Leonard Grigoryan

Australia’s most famous guitar duo, the Grigoryan Brothers will be performing at St Paul’s Anglican Church Hall,136 Commissioner Street in Cooma on Sunday 22nd November at 4:30pm.

The Grigoryan Brothers’ astounding guitar playing and musicality has been the acclaimed by music critics and audiences all over the world as well as here in Australia. The Cooma concert will be part of their Australia-wide “This Time” tour. This much anticipated CD release, also named “This Time” will be the the sixth in the series of CDs that have made the Grigoryans a household name in Australia and internationally, one of Australian’s most sort after musical exports.
“This Time” continues the journey that the Grigoryan Brothers started with their 2009 release “Distance” which was reviewed as “world-music”, “classical music” and then was named by UK magazine Mojo as no. 2 in the top 10 “jazz” CDs of 2010. Their music defies classification, it is uniquely the Grigoryan Brothers.
This is a “must-see” concert, book your ticket early.
You can book your tickets online at: www.trybooking.com/JJYX
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Slava & Leonard Grigoryan