Sponsored by Emily Hammond Fund and donations from the general public and past students, Mr Robert Keane, annual donation from 2008 and Accompanist Guild of Queensland runner-up prize.


First prize: approximately $150 cash to be shared equally between vocalist and accompanist.

Runner-up prize: $100 to be shared equally between vocalist and accompanist.

Date of competition

Tuesday 24 September 2019 at 6.30 pm.

Entries close

Friday 13 September 2019 by 4 pm.


Ian Hanger Recital Hall.

  • Awarded to two full-time Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University students for the best partnership between vocalist and accompanist.

Application for

  • Competitors are required to perform:
    • a song by Handel or Purcell
    • a French mélodie sung in the original language
    • a German lied sung in the original language.
  • Judges are to be appointed by the Director or his nominee. No judge may be the teacher of a student who is competing.
  • A preliminary round may be held if required.