Recitation

Details of the recitation competitions, the entry form and the special conditions for 2017.

138. Recitation Choir with over 16 members

‘Perllan hefyd a roddwyd i mi’, Dewi Jones, Cerddi Mathafarn [Gwasg Pantycelyn]

This competition will be held on Friday / Friday evening 11 August 2017  

Prizes:

1. Rhys Bowen Cup to be held for a year and £500 (Teulu Pen y Bryn, Llynfaes)
2. £300 (Er cof am HRM Hughes, Penrhos, Bodedern gan y teulu)
3. £200 (Hogan Aggregates [Chwarel Gwyndy])

 

139. Recitation Party with up to 16 members

‘Olion’, Iwan Llwyd, Dan Ddylanwad [Gwasg Taf]

This competition will be held on Friday / Friday evening 11 August 2017 

Prizes:

1. Lleisiau Llifon Cup to be held for a year and £300 (£200 Gwobr Goffa Tryweryn [Rhodd gan Watcyn Jones er cof am ei chwaer, Elizabeth a frwydrodd mor galed i achub Capel Celyn]; £100 Teulu Rhos Llwyn, Llangwyllog)
2. £200 (Dic a Nesta Pritchard, Llangwyllog)
3. £100 (R Gwynedd Jones, Rhuthun er cof am ei briod, Megan)

 

140. Llwyd o’r Bryn Memorial Prize for those aged 21 and over

(i) ‘Dychwelyd’, TH Parry-Williams, Cerddi, Rhigymau a Sonedau [Gwasg Gomer]

(ii) Own choice of no longer than 6 minutes. 

Prize:
Llwyd o’r Bryn Memorial Medal and £300 (Meinir Owen, Y Groeslon er cof am ei gŵr, Brian, enillydd Gwobr Llwyd o’r Bryn, 1965 a 1968)

 

141. Solo Recitation - Open

Either:

Specific excerpt from Gŵr o Baradwys’, Ifan Gruffydd [Swyddfa’r Eisteddfod]

or

Specific excerpt from ‘Craciau’, Bet Jones [Swyddfa’r Eisteddfod]

Prizes:

1. £100 (Bethan Jones, Llanfairpwll)
2. £60 (Teulu Bryncroes, Tyn Lôn, Caergybi)
3. £40 (Teulu Bryncroes, Tyn Lôn, Caergybi)

 

142. Storytelling competition

Open competition for individuals of all ages to present ‘The Story behind the Picture’.  The story should come from the heart, and should not be longer than 6 minutes.

The script should not be presented beforehand, but competitors will need to send electronic copies of their pictures to cystadlu@eisteddfod.org.uk by 1 July 2017.

The individual takes responsibility for clearing any copyright on the picture.

Contact the Eisteddfod Office if you have any questions.

Prizes:

1. £100
2. £60
3. £40
(£200 Er cof am John ac Annie Williams, Tŷ Cwyfan, Tŷ Croes gan y plant)

 

143. Solo Recitation for those aged 16 and under 21

Specific excerpt from the story ‘Stafell Braf’, Sonia Edwards, Rhwng Noson Wen a Phlygain [Swyddfa’r Eisteddfod]

Prizes:

1. Gwyneth Morus Jones Memorial Medal and £75
2. £50
3. £25
(£150 Er cof am Elen Roger Jones, Marian Glas)

 

144. Solo Recitation for those aged 12 and under 16

‘Trydar’, from ‘Tyfu’, Guto Dafydd, Cyfansoddiadau a Beirniadaethau Eisteddfod Genedlaethol Cymru Sir Gâr 2014 [Swyddfa’r Eisteddfod]

Prizes:

1. £60
2. £30
3. £20
(£110 Ann ac Ellis Roberts, Bodffordd)

 

145. Solo Recitation under 12

‘Llinell Gymorth y Conau, Aled Lewis Evans, Pac o Feirdd [Gwasg Carreg Gwalch]

Prizes:

1. £50
2. £25
3. £15
(£90 Er cof am y diweddar Mona Morgan Jones gan ei phlant, Eurwyn, Margaret, Janet, Lynne a Stanley)

 

146. Solo Recitation from the Scriptures for those aged 16 and over

Proverbs, Chapter 1, verses 8-19: ‘Cyngor i bobl Ifanc’, beibl.net

Prizes:

1. £75
2. £50
3. £25
(£150 Rhodd Anwen Price er cof am Gwilym Price)

 

147. Solo Recitation from the Scriptures under 16

Mathew, Chapter 4, verses 1-11: ‘Iesu’n cael ei demtio’, beibl.net

Prizes:

1. £60 (Er cof am y diweddar Goronwy Morgan Jones gan ei blant, Eurwyn, Margaret, Janet, Lynne a Stanley)
2. £30 (Margaret Evans, Rhinedd Hughes ac Emyr Huws er cof am y Parch Owen Evans, Nanhyfer, Bodffordd)
3. £20 (Margaret Evans, Rhinedd Hughes ac Emyr Huws er cof am y Parch Owen Evans, Nanhyfer, Bodffordd)

 

(8). Presentation in words, dance and song: Glannau (Shores)

At least three elements from the five noted must be included - traditional folk songs, cerdd dant, dance, drama and recitation - to create an imaginative performance.

The presentation should be no longer than 15 minutes, including setting up and clearing the stage.  Movement, costumes and small scale props can be used.

An outline of the script should be sent by 1 July 2017 and a full copy by the Eisteddfod.

(The competition is also included in the Cerdd Dant, Dance, Drama and Folk sections)

Prizes:

1. Parti’r Ffynnon Trophy to be held for a year and £350 (Gwen Williams, Fferm Penrhyn, Llanfwrog)
2. £250 (Richard a Carys Parry, Rhostrehwfa)
3. £150 (Mari a Gwilym H Jones, Porthaethwy)

 

Adjudicators: Haf Evans, Rhian Evans, Garry Owen, Anne Pash

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