Carnatic Classes (Section F)

Dates for 2016 to be decided

St. Margaret's School, Bushey

 
Adjudicator: tbc

Entries and enquiries to Sivayinee Krishnakumar 20 Jordans Road  Rickmansworth  WD3 8GN  Tel: 01923 771134  Carnatic Secretary. sivayinee@hotmail.co.uk

  • A stamped addressed envelope must be included with your entry for you to receive the timetable.

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Carnatic Classes including Carnatic Violin, Veena, Wind Instruments and Vocal
Please use the guidelines provided when selecting pieces for the performances.
Age 8+ & under Geetham or Jatiswaram(choose one only)
Age 9+ and 10+   Swarajati or Kirtana (choose one only)
Age 11+ and 12+  Varnam or Kriti or Kirtana (choose one only)
Age 13+ and 14+  Ada Tala Varnam in two speeds,Chaukala Kriti or Chaukala Kriti or Kirtana with Raga improvisation (choose one only)
Age 15+ and 16+  Kirtana or Kriti with Raga improvisation Niraval and Kalpanswaram
Open Solo - Junior Pieces below the expected standard for the age group
Open Solo - Senior Pieces above the expected standard for the age group
ClassTime LimitFeesAward
Veena
F1 Age 8 & under                                             4 minutes  £8 Medals
F2 Age 9 + 10                          5 minutes £9 Medals
F3 Age 11 + 12                      6 minutes £10 Medals
F4 Age 13 + 14                    10 minutes £12 Medals
F5

Age 15 + 16                 

12 minutes £13 Certificates
F6.1 Open Solo - Junior Age 8 - 10 6 minutes £10 Certificates
F6.2 Open Solo - Junior Age 11-16 10 minutes £12 Certificates
F7.1 Open Solo - Senior Age 8 -10 10 minutes £12 Certificates
F7.2 Open Solo - Senior Age 11 - 16 15 minutes £16 Certificates
F7.3 Open Solo - Senior 15 minutes £16 Certificates
Participants may only enter one class from F1 - F7.3
Carnatic Violin
F8 Age 8 & under 4 minutes £8 Medals
F9 Age 9 + 10 5 minutes £9 Medals
F10 Age 11 + 12 6 minutes £10 Medals
F11 Age 13 + 14 10 minutes £12 Medals
F12 Age 15 + 16 12 minutes £13 Certificates
F13.1 Open Solo - Junior Age 8 - 10 6 minutes £10 Certificates
F13.2 Open Solo - Junior Age 11 - 16 10 minutes £12 Certificates
F14.1 Open Solo - Senior Age 8 - 10 10 minutes £12 Certificates
F14.2 Open Solo - Senior Age 11 - 16 15 minutes £16 Certificates
F14.3 Open Solo Senior 15 minutes £16 Certificates
Participants may only enter one class from F8 - F14.3
Carnatic wind instruments (this class may be withdrawn if there are insufficient entries)
F15 Age 8 & under 4 minutes £8 Medals
F16 Age 9 & 10 5 minutes £9 Medals
F17 Age 11 & 12 6 minutes £10 Medals
F18 Age 13 & 14 10 minutes £12 Medals
F19 Age 15 & 16 12 minutes £13 Certificates
F20.1 Open Solo - Junior Age 8 -10 6 minutes £10 Certificates
F20.2 Open Solo - Junior Age 11 -16 10 minutes £12 Medals
F21.1 Open Solo - Senior Age 8 - 10 10 minutes £12 Certificates
F21.2 Open Solo - Senior Age 11 - 16 15 minutes £16 Certificates
F21.3 Open Solo Senior 15 minutes £16 Certificates
Participants may only enter one class from F15 - F21.3
Carnatic Vocal Classes
F22 Age 8 & under 4 minutes £8 Medals
F23 Age 9 & 10 5 minutes £9 Medals
F24 Age 11 & 12 6 minutes £10 Medals
F25 Age 13 & 14 10 minutes £12 Medals
F26 Age 15 & 16 12 minutes £13 Certificates
F27.1 Open Solo - Junior Age 8 - 10 6 minutes £10 Certificates
F27.2 Open Solo - Junior Age 11-16 10 minutes £12 Certificates
F28.1 Open Solo - Senior Age 8 - 10 10 minutes £12 Certificates
F28.2 Open Solo - Senior Age 11 - 16 15 minutes £16 Certificates
F28.3 Open Solo Senior 15 minutes £16 Certificates
 Participants may only enter one class from F22 - F28.3
Duet Classes - Carnatic Instrumental and/or vocal
F29 Age 12 & under 6 minutes £12 Medals
F30 Age 14 & under 8 minutes £13 Medals
F31 Age 16 & under 12 minutes £15 Certificates
F32 Open 12 minutes £15 Certificates
Small Ensemble Classes - Carnatic Instrumental and/or vocal
F33
Age up to 12 6 minutes £12 Medals
F34 Age 13 - 16 8 minutes £15 Medals
F35 Open (accompaniment of Mirudangam is permitted) 12 minutes £15 Certificates

Ensemble class candidates are not required to follow the syllabus and are open to perform any piece.

Maximum 6 candidates in an ensemble group.

Specify the name of the group.

Only one certificate will be presented per group.

Notes

1. Please keep the piece within the state time as if a performance goes over time, a bell may be rung and the performance marked up to that point only.

2. If a copy of the music is not brought for the adjudicator’s use then comments may be made but a mark is not awarded therefore that person cannot be a prizewinner.

3. Classes with few entries may be amalgamated for adjudication

4. Classes with many entries may be divided. {please make sure your age and instrument are stated clearly on the form.

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