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Vocal


ADULT VOCAL CLASSES (Saturday 12th May)
Class No. Description Age 
NC2 Vocal Solo Own Choice (non-competitive). Open
121 Adult Vocal Solo. Folk Song Own Choice (accompanied or unaccompanied). Open
122 Novice Class Solo. Any Voice Own Choice (for competitors who have not previously gained First or Second award in vocal classes in any Festival). Age 18 or over. Open
123 Vocal Solo Own Choice. Over 40. Open
124 Vocal Solo Own Choice. Over 60. Open
125 Oratorio Solo (Own Choice from any Oratorio). Open
126 Operatic Solo (Own Choice from any Grand Opera). Stage movements may be made at the competitor's discretion. Open
127 Vocal Solo Own Choice by any British Composer (excluding Operatic works). Open
128 Light Opera Solo. Gilbert & Sullivan Opera or Musicals. Stage movements may be made at the competitor's discretion. Open
129 Lieder. Open
130 Vocal Solo Own Choice. Open
131 Humorous Song. Own Choice. Stage moments may be made at competitor's discretion. Open


ADULT VOCAL DUET CLASS (Saturday 12th May)
Class No. Description Age 
132 Vocal Duet (including Light Opera). Any voices, Own Choice. Open


VOCAL ENSEMBLE CLASSES (Saturday 12th May)
Class No. Description Age 
133 Vocal Ensemble (between 3 and 10 singers) Own Choice. No conductor, unaccompanied or accompanied. Open
134 Youth Choir Own Choice. Own Choice for a programme not exceeding 10 minutes. 20 & under
135 Choirs Mixed Voices. Ladies or Men's Choirs. Own Choice for a programme not exceeding 10 minutes. Open
Note: the official accompanist will not be available for these classes.

VOCAL SOLO (Friday 18th May)
Class No. Description Age 
NC8 Vocal Solo Own Choice (non-competitive). 12 & under
NC9 Vocal Solo Own Choice (non-competitive). 16 & under
222 Vocal Solo Own Choice. 9 & under
223 Vocal Solo Own Choice. 10 & under
224 Vocal Solo Own Choice. 11 & under
225 Vocal Solo Own Choice (excluding Light Opera, Gilbert & Sullivan and Musicals). 12 & under
226 Vocal Solo Own Choice from Light Opera, Gilbert & Sullivan or Musicals. 12 & under
227 Vocal Solo Own Choice. 13 & under
228 Vocal Solo Own Choice Vocal Solo Own Choice (excluding Light Opera, Gilbert & Sullivan and Musicals). 14 & under
229 Vocal Solo Own Choice from Light Opera, Gilbert & Sullivan or Musicals. 14 & under
230 Vocal Solo Own Choice for boys with changing voice. Open


VOCAL DUET (Friday 18th May)
Class No. Description Age 
231 Vocal Duet Any Voices Own Choice. 12 & under
232 Vocal Duet Any Voices Own Choice. 13 & under
233 Vocal Duet Any Voices Own Choice. 14 & under
234 Vocal Duet Any Voices Own Choice. 16 & under


CHILDREN'S CHOIR CLASSES (Friday 18th May)
Class No. Description Age 
NC10 Non-Competitive Class Own Choice, Primary Schools. Open
NC11 Non-Competitive Class Own Choice, Secondary Schools. Open
235 Own Choice, Primary. Each group is to prepare a programme of between 10-15 minutes duration, comprising a minimum of 3 and a maximum of 5 pieces, to show variety and skill. The songs may be accompanied or unaccompanied. 7 & under
236 Own Choice, Primary. Each group is to prepare a programme of between 10-15 minutes duration, comprising a minimum of 3 and a maximum of 5 pieces, to show variety and skill. The songs may be accompanied or unaccompanied. 11 & under
237 Youth Choirs Own Choice. Each group is to prepare a programme of between 10-15 minutes duration, comprising a minimum of 3 and a maximum of 5 pieces, to show variety and skill. The songs may be accompanied or unaccompanied. 18 & under
Note: the official accompanist will not be available for these classes.

YOUNGER ADULT VOCAL CLASSES (Saturday 19th May)
Class No. Description Age 
NC14 Solo Own Choice. 20 & under
301 Light Opera, Gilbert & Sullivan Opera or Musicals. Solo Own Choice (stage movements may be made at competitor's discretion. 20 & under
302 Solo Own Choice by any British Composer. 20 & under
303 Solo Lieder Own Choice. 20 & under
304 Folk Song Own Choice accompanied by an instrument (provided by the competitor) or unaccompanied. 20 & under
305 Solo Own Choice. 15 & under
306 Solo Own Choice. 17 & under
307 Duet Own Choice (any voices). 20 & under
308 . 20 & under