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Vocal Classes

4th, 5th and 11th March 2017

Parmiter's School, High Elms Lane, Garston, Watford

ADJUDICATOR: Jacquelyn Fugelle

  1. Entries and enquiries to Anthea Spensley 01923 220050   6, Sycamore Close, WD23 2DT

  2. The timetable will be sent by e-mail at the end of January (please make sure your e-mail address is written very clearly on the entry form).
  3. If you wish to receive a printed copy of the timetable please enclose a stamped self addressed envelope with your entry,

  4. Please time your songs carefully and make sure they do not exceed the time limit. When there is a time limit specified the performance will be judged only to that point and may be terminated.

Junior & Intermediate Classes (Own Choice)
 Time LimitFeesAward
B1 Girls' and Boys' Solo - Age 7 & under (not music theatre or pop song) 3 minutes £7.00 Medals
B2 Girls' and Boys' Solo - Age 10 & under (not music theatre or pop song) 3 minutes £7.00 Medals
B3 Girls' and Boys' Solo - Age 12 & under (not music theatre or pop song) 4 minutes £9.00 Medals
B4 Girls' and Boys' Solo - Age 14 & under (not music theatre or pop song) 5 minutes £10.00 Medals
B5 Boys' Treble Solo - Unchanged voices only (not music theatre or pop song) 5 minutes £10.00 Medals
B6 Girls' Vocal Solo - Age 16 & under (not music theatre or pop song) 5 minutes £10.00 Certificates
B7 Girls' Vocal Solo - Age 18 & under (not music theatre or pop song) 5 minutes £10.00 Certificates
B8 Tenor/Baritone/Bass Solo - Age 18 & under (not music theatre or pop song) 5 minutes £10.00 Certificates
B9 Novice - Age 12 and under (not music theatre or pop song)
Competitors may enter this class if they have not previously been awarded first place in a vocal class at any music festival.
4 minutes £9.00 Medals
B10
Folk Song - Age 16 & under
Traditional folk song with or without simple accompaniment, sung in English.
4 minutes £9.00 Certificates
B11 Vocal Duet - Age 16 & under
Any combination of voices.
5 minutes £12.00 Certificates
B12 Song from a Music Theatre show or Film - Age 9 and under 3 minutes £7.00 Medals
B13 Song from a Music Theatre show or Film - Age 11 and under 4 minutes £9.00 Medals
B14 Song from a Music Theatre show or Film - Age 14 and under 5 minutes £10.00 Medals
B15 Song from a Music Theatre show or Film - Age 18 and under 5 minutes £10.00 Certificates
 
Please sing songs from Music Theatre shows or films only in classes B12, B13, B14 or B15 (not B1-B9)
     
B16 Vocal Solo Religious Text e.g. Panis Angelicus - Age 16 and under 5 minutes £10.00 Certificates
B17
The Association of English Singers and Speakers Trophy
A memorised programme recital, with a theme, to include a spoken introduction, two English language 'Art' songs with original English texts and a piece of spoken poetry or prose. ( Time limit 12 minutes)  Age 11- 19
Not to include songs from Operas, Operettas, Oratorios or Musicals.
12 mins
£13.50 £25 Prize
B18 Vocal Ensemble, 3 – 8 voices in harmony - Age 18 and under 5 minutes £12.00 Certificates

Time your songs carefully and make sure they do not exceed the time limit. When there is a time limit specified the performance will be judged only to that point and may be terminated.

Carnatic singing classes can be found in the Carnatic section of the website (Section F)

Open Vocal Classes (Own Choice)

B19 Recital - any voice
3 or 4 songs suitable for recital group
15 mins £16.00 Certificates
B20
Aria from an Oratorio OR a Solo with a Religious Text
6 minutes £11.00 Certificates
B21 Light Opera - Any voice
Solo from any Light Opera, e.g. Gilbert and Sullivan
5 minutes £10.00 Certificates
B22 Aria from an Opera - any voice 6 minutes £11.00 Certificates
B23 Song from a Music Theatre Show or Film - Any voice 5 minutes £10.00 Certificates
B24 Song by a British composer OR with a text by Shakespeare (any composer) 5 minutes £10.00 Certificates
B25 Lieder - Any voice  (A German art song - sung in German) 5 minutes £10.00 Certificates
B26 Vocal Duet - any combination of voices 5 minutes £12.00 Certificates
A8
 
Vocal Ensemble, 3 – 8 voices in harmony - Open
(See Choral Classes)
     
 
Please time your songs carefully and make sure they do not exceed the time limit.

Carnatic singing classes can be found in the Carnatic section of the website (Section F)

     

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