Last updated: 3 May 2018

Day 1 – Friday, 11 May

09:30 Reception desk opens Ground Level Concourse
09:30 Harmony Bazaar setup Ground Level Concourse
10:30 Pit inspection Sage One
11:15 FOR QUARTET COMPETITORS: Chorus mic testing Sage One
12:00 Harmony Bazaar opens Ground Level Concourse
12:00 FOR QUARTET COMPETITORS: Quartet walk-ons Sage One
12:30 Competition briefing Sage One
14:45 Webcast begins for Quartet Competition WATCH
Sage One
19:45 Official welcome, Quartet Competition results, Women of Note presentation Sage One
20:30 – 21:00 FOR QUARTET COMPETITORS: Collection of results packets Northern Rock
21:00 Webcast ends


Starts 15:00 on Friday @ Sage One

pictured: Life’s A Pitch, 2017 Quartet Champion


Starts 11:30 on Saturday @ Sage One

pictured: Lace City, 2017 Chorus Champion

Day 2 – Saturday, 12 May

10:00 Harmony Bazaar opens Ground Level Concourse
11:15 Webcast begins for Chorus Competition WATCH
Sage One
16:00 Chorus Competition results Sage One
17:00 – 17:30 FOR CHORUS COMPETITORS: Collection of results packets Northern Rock
19:00 Webcast ends
20:15 Webcast begins for Show of Champions WATCH
20:15 Show of Champions Sage One
22:15 Afterglow Concourse (all levels)

Day 3 – Sunday, 13 May

09:45 BinH Mixed Quartet Contest starts Sage One
09:45 – 12:00 Education sessions start – see listing below
Northern Rock
12:45 BinH Mixed Quartet Contest results Sage One
13:00 Closing remarks Sage One

Education Sessions

As an educational organisation, convention also provides delegates workshops to improve their skills as a singer. This year, all classes will be facilitated by some of the members of the judging panel for the quartet and chorus competitions. The classes will be held in the Northern Rock.

09:45 Self-Care for the Vocal Athlete by Beth Smith Northern Rock
10:30 Fluxing as One – Developing your Chorus Culture by Cammi Mackinlay Northern Rock
11:30 Energy – Fuelled by the Pump by Vickie Maybury Northern Rock


Starts 09:45 on Sunday @ Sage One

pictured: Hannah and the Hurricanes, 2017 Mixed Quartet Winner


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