The 2019 Eastern Region Qualifying Competition was held on Saturday 13 April at Barker College Hornsby NSW.
The competition included thirteen quartets and five choruses and was notable by the generally high standard exhibited by all competitiors.
The open quartet competition was won by Helix with an average score of 71.7%
The senior quartet competition was won by First Edition with an average score of 64.2%
The invitation quartet competition was won by Alouette with an average score of 74.0%
The Chorus competition was won by Vox Canvas with a brilliant average score of 77.8%
With the sole invitation chorus competitor Circular Keys achieving an average score of 76.0%
Judging on the day was provided by Sarah Bradley (Singing), Paul Roussell (Music) and Richard Reeve (Performance) with Linda Vinall very efficiently administering the the whole event.
The winning open quartet Helix receiving their medal from Past ER Chairman, Brian Bleakley
Winning Senior Quartet First Edition receiving their Medal from ER Secretary Owen Stygal
MD Rob Sequeira of the winning chorus, Vox Canvas receiving the winners
shield medal on behalf of his chorus from ER Treasurer Bob Haynes
A representative of the winning invitation quartet Alouette receiving the gold medal on behalf of the other members of the quartet from ER Chairman Taveet Sinanian