PRINCIPAL’S CUP FOR SONG
The Principal’s Cup for Song is a solo voice competition and is part of the prestigious annual Principal’s Awards. The event offers vocalists from Year 7 to Year 12 with an opportunity to share their passion for singing and performance. Finalists are selected by audition and are required to present one song of their choice for adjudication.
The competition is adjudicated by an industry expert and two awards are presented:
The Winner of the Principal’s Cup for Song is awarded to the vocalist who displays the highest level of stagecraft and musicianship in their performance. The award recognizes an outstanding level of vocal performance skill.
The Encouragement Award is presented to the vocalist who demonstrates great potential in all categories of vocal performance and stage presentation. This award is given to an enthusiastic singer who wishes to pursue further study in vocal performance.
Past award recipients:
Year Winner Encouragement Award
2005 Jian Samuel N/A
2006 Dominic Santilli Emily Vincent
2007 Benjamin Hodges Samantha Zammit
2008 Samantha Zammit Nathan Slevin
2009 Madeline Perrone Michelle Eagles
2010 Samantha Zammit Unathi Miya
2011 Madeline Perrone Nicole Stella
2012 Madeline Perrone Sarah Jones
2013 Olivia Chamoun Christopher Sciberras
2014 Olivia Chamoun Phillip Ly
2015 Makayla Rao Joshua Failla
2016 Makayla Rao Georgia Triantafillopoulos
2017 Olivia Chamoun Mandy Petros
2018 Rhea John Alice Xue
2019 Alice Xue Nicholas Peterson
2020 Rhea John Aaliyah Mathias
Principal’s Cup for Song, 2020 Award winning songs