SCA College of Arms - Voice Heraldry Articles

This page is a directory of articles that should be useful to heralds who do courts, tournaments, or camp cries.

Information regarding sign heraldry can be found in the Sign Heraldry articles.

Court Heraldry:

Court Heralds are the voice of the person sitting on the throne. They announce the edicts and whims of the Royalty, invite people into court, and read the awards presented.

Tournament/List Heraldry:

Tournament Heralds (also called List Heralds) announce the contestants of a bout, proclaim the winner, and summon the contestants of the next bout to be ready for combat.

Camp Cries:

Camp cries provide important announcements throughout an event site, in camping areas as well as activity areas.