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High Achievers' Concert 2020

posted 16 Aug 2020, 20:02 by Georgina Hewitt   [ updated 27 Aug 2020, 16:59 ]

Congratulations to the winners of the High Achievers concert 2020 held in the All Saints Chapel on Wednesday 26 August, with a very limited audience, and also live streamed on the Arts@Dio Facebook page.
The standard was incredible, and the adjudicators had their work cut out for them. 

Congratulations to:

Surrah Cup for Junior Piano – Rochelle Fernandes

Waikato Diocesan School Music Cup for Senior Piano – Lara Lamont

Waikato Diocesan School Cup for Potential in Piano – Lauren Aplin

Senior Instrumental Performance Cup – Clara Lynch

Lyon Sisters Trophy for Intermediate Vocal – Alice Watson

Greenslade Cup for Senior Vocalist – Isabella Reid

Ursula Bisley Vocal Award – Charlotte O’Regan

Waikato Diocesan School Group performance – Dio Trio (Ashley Koo, Ally Zhang, and Samara Nation)

Nancy Light Music Cup for 1st Place in the High Achievers competition - Dio Trio (Ashley Koo, Ally Zhang, and Samara Nation)

Thank you to everyone who performed, and also who auditioned earlier in the term. 

Congratulations to the following finalists who will be performing in the High Achievers concert on Wednesday 26 August 2020 in the All Saints Chapel. 

Junior Piano:
Lauren Verryt
Lauren Aplin
Rochelle Fernandes

Senior Piano:
Nuo Chen
Ally Zhang
Lara Lamont

Intermediate Vocals:
Beni Martinus
Alice Watson
Belle Beckitt-Goodyear

Senior Vocals:
Charlotte O’Regan
Lucy Thomas
Isabella Reid
Hannah Morgan
Ishbel Eade

Senior Instrumental:
Clara Lynch
Tina Jiang
Ashley Koo
Samara Nation

Shelby Bowater and Amiria Douglas
Charlotte O’Regan and Lucy Thomas
Dio Trio (Ashley Koo, Ally Zhang, and Samara Nation)
Ngarangi Mason, Emma Ngawhika and Xanthe Wainui-Mackle

This is not a ticketed event but due to a limited number of seats on the night under Level 2 COVID-19 restrictions please make sure you come and sign up for a seat outside the Music Room ASAP for any of your family members who wish to attend, or email arts@wdsg.school.nz to reserve a seat. 

On the evening, everyone will be asked to sign in for contract tracing and follow social distancing and hygiene protocols. Hand sanitiser will be available. Performers and accompanists are asked to report to R2 and use the R Block entrance to the chapel, and all other audience members are asked to enter through the main chapel doors.