Thursday 4 July
In the Pavilion

Don’t miss the beautifully polished harmonies of the A cappella Group competition, and the first instrumental competitions of the week.

Competitions today:

  • Ensemble: Instrumental Ensemble
  • Choir: Senior Children’s Choir
  • Choir: A cappella Group
  • Solo: Open Folk Solo (Instrumental)
  • Solo: Vocal Solo 16-19
  • Solo: Voice of Musical Theatre

Children’s Choir of the World Winner Announcement

In celebration of the fantastic standard of choral singing achieved by children and young people at the Eisteddfod, we have introduced a special trophy just for children’s choirs. Be sure to stay until the end of the day session to see which choir will be crowned the Children’s Choir of the World! The winners will receive an International Trophy and £500; the most inspiring conductor will receive £250. Prize money and trophy donated by Dr & Mrs Rhys Davies in memory of their son Owen Davies.


Pavilion Reserved Seating Day Ticket: £17
Price includes reserved seat in blocks A-H


Thursday Competition Details


Competition B5: Open Folk Solo (Instrumental)

Prelim in Dinas Bran:

7 Soloists from:

  • Hong Kong
  • Ireland
  • Kyrgyz Republic
  • China

Competition D1: Instrumental Ensemble

Competition B7: Vocal Solo 16- 19

Prelim in Methodist Church

14 Soloists from:

  • Wales
  • England
  • United States

Competition A7: Senior Children’s Choir


Competition A10: A cappella Group

Competition A7: Senior Children’s Choir

Day President 

Competition B5: Open Folk Instrumental Solo 

  • Finalist 1
  • Finalist 2
  • Finalist 3

Competition B7: Vocal Solo 16-19

  • Finalist 1
  • Finalist 2
  • Finalist 3

Friends Presentation

Competition B2: Voice of Musical Theatre  

  • Finalist 1
  • Finalist 2
  • Finalist 3

Adjudication D1: Instrumental Ensemble

Adjudication A10:  A cappella Group

Adjudication A7: Senior Children’s Choir

Adjudication B5: Open Folk Instrumental Solo

Adjudication B7: Vocal Solo 16-19

Adjudication B2: Voice of Musical Theatre