Adult Vocals

ADULT VOCALS

The adjudicator will select SIX competitors from Classes 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 34, 35, and 36 to compete in the Vocal Championship Class 30

Note – a Competitor may compete in ONLY ONE of Classes 21, 22, or 23
Class 21 Soprano
Competitors Own Choice ( 4 mins)

Class 22 Mezzo Soprano
Competitors Own Choice ( 4 mins)

Class 23 Contralto
Competitors Own Choice ( 4 mins)

Class 24 Ladies Open – Any Song by a British Composer EXCLUDING any song eligible for Classes 29, 34, 35, 36, 38, & 40.
Competitors Own Choice (4 mins)

Note – a Competitor may compete in ONLY ONE of Classes 25, 26, or 27
Class 25 Tenor
Competitors Own Choice ( 4 mins)

Class 26 Baritone
Competitors Own Choice ( 4 mins)

Class 27 Bass
Competitors Own Choice ( 4 mins)

Class 28 Mens Open – Any Song by a British Composer EXCLUDING any song eligible for Classes 29, 34, 35, 36, 38, & 40
Own Choice (4 mins)


Class 29 Ladies or Mens OpenVictorian or Edwardian Song – Dates 1837 – 1910.
Competitors Own Choice ( 4 mins)

Class 30 Championship Class – Saturday Evening. The adjudicator will select SIX COMPETITORS from Classes 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 34, 35, and 36. They will be required to sing an OWN CHOICE piece, or one they have already performed at this year’s Festival.

Class 31 Ladies or Mens Solo – 18 – 25 years. Excluding a song from a Film, Show or Musical
Competitors Own Choice (4 mins)

Class 32 Ladies or Mens Open – Any Sacred Song (not Oratorio)
Competitors Own Choice (4 mins)

Class 34 Oratorio or Cantata – Open.
Competitors Own Choice (5 mins)

Class 35 Operatic Aria – Any Voice – Open.
Competitors Own Choice (5 mins)

Class 36 Lieder – Open – to be sung in German.
Competitors Own Choice (4 mins)

Class 37 Operatic Duet – Open.
Competitors Own Choice (5 mins)

Class 38 Ladies or Mens Light Opera – excluding Musicals and Gilbert & Sullivan. Competitors Own Choice (5 mins)

Class 39 Ladies or Mens Solo from Gilbert & Sullivan
Competitors Own Choice (5 mins)

Class 40 Ladies or Mens Popular Song from the 40s, 50s or 60s. The standard of choice of music will be taken into consideration.
Competitors Own Choice (4 mins)

Class 41 Ladies’ &/or Mens’ Duet.
Competitors Own Choice (4 mins)

Class 42 Trio – Open.
Competitors Own Choice (8 mins)

Class 43 Quartet – Any Voices.
Competitors Own Choice (8 mins)

Class 44 Quartet – Male Voice.
Competitors Own Choice (8 mins)

Class 45 Ensemble – not more than 12 voices.
Competitors Own Choice (8 mins)

Class 46 Folk Song – Unaccompanied.
Competitors Own Choice (4 mins)

Class 47 Folk Song – Ensemble (3 – 8 Performers).
Competitors Own Choice (5 mins)

Class 48 Senior Citizen – 60 years and over.
Competitors Own Choice (4 mins)

Class 49 Song from a Show, Film or Musical 18 – 25 years.
Competitors Own Choice (5 mins)

Class 50 Ladies or Man’s Open – Song from a Show, Film or Musical.
Competitors Own Choice (5 mins)

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