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SATURDAY 19TH AND SUNDAY 20TH MARCH

All entries to be submitted through Run My Festival by JANUARY 21ST 2022

Section Secretary: Rebecca Cooch

14 Oaklea Gardens,

Bramley,

Tadley,

Hampshire,

RG24 5QY

Email: singingbmaf@gmail.com

Phone: 07971798945 01256884180

Adjudicator

Frith Trezevant ARCM, LTCL

CLASSES

JUNIOR CLASSES Own choice song with piano accompaniment or unaccompanied

S1 Junior Accompnaied Or Unaccompanied – 7 Years & Under 3 mins.

Award: Grace Powers Cup

S2 Junior Accompanied Or Unaccompanied – 8 – 9 Years 3 mins

Award: Sarah Martin Cup

S3 Junior Accompanied Or Unaccompanied – 10-11 Years 3 mins.

Award: Mary Grace Cup

S4 Junior Accompanied Or Unaccompanied – 12-14 Years 3 mins.

Award: Michael Howard Cup

S5 Junior Accompanied Or Unaccompanied – 15-18 Years 4 mins.

Award: Mary Grace Challenge Cup

S6 Sacred Solo Or Hymn – 13 years and under 3 mins.

Award: Mayor’s Award

S7 Sacred Solo Or Hymn 14-18 Years 4 mins.

Award: St Michael’s Cup

S8 Opera Or Operetta – 18 Years And Under 4 mins.

Award: Valerie Tarrent Cup

S9 Italian Song, Sung In Italian – 18 Years And Under 3 mins.

Italian song with or without accompaniment. Excluding Opera and Oratorio.

Award: Agatha Vassallo Memorial Trophy

S10 French / German Song – 18 Years And Under 3 mins.

Award: Antonio Cup

S11 Baroque Solo (17th / 18th Century) – 18 Years And Under 4 mins.
S12 Classical / Romantic Solo (18th / 19th Century) – 18 Years And Under 3 mins.
S13 20th Century Song  (Any Language) 18 Years And Under 3 mins

FOLK SONG SOLO Unaccompanied or self-accompanied on a folk instrument, not a piano.

S14 13 Years And Under 4 mins.

Cup is shared between S14 & S15

Award: Louis Gilvear Trophy

S15 14-18 Years 4 mins.

Cup is shared between S14 & S15

Award: Louis Gilvear Trophy

MUSICAL SHOW OR FILM Any song from a musical show or film

S16 Musical Show Or Film Song (No Disney) – 8 Years And Under 3 mins.

Cup For Best Performance Across S16 – S19

Award: Victris Cup

S17 Musical Show Or Film Song (No Disney) – 9-11 Years 4 mins.

Cup For Best Performance Across S16 – S19

Award: Victris Cup

S18 Musical Show Or Film Song (No Disney) – 12-14 Years 5 mins.

Cup For Best Performance Across S16 – S19

Award: Victris Cup

S19 Musical Show Or Film Song (No Disney) – 15-18 Years 6 mins.

Cup For Best Performance Across S16 – S19

Award: Victris Cup

S20 Character Song – 13 Years And Under 4 mins.

Costumes And Props Permitted
Cup For Best Performance Across S20 – S21

Award: Donald Chick Memorial Cup

S21 Character Song – 14-18 Years 4 mins.

Costumes And Props Permitted
Cup For Best Performance Across S20 – S21

Award: Donald Chick Memorial Cup

S22 Disney Song – 13 Years And Under 4 mins.

Any Song From Any Disney Production.

S23 Disney Song – 14-18 Years 6 mins.

Any Song From Any Disney Production.

S24 Pop / Rock Song – 13 Years And Under 4 mins.

Must Not Be A Song Originally Written For A Musical Show.
The Performance Will Be Terminated If A Song Contains Offensive Lyrics.  Alternative Lyrics May Substituted Where Appropriate.
May Be Accompanied By Backing Track Or Guitar.
Amp Available To Be Used, But Must Provide Own Microphone For Hygiene Reasons.

S25 Pop / Rock Song – 14-18 Years 5 mins.

Must Not Be A Song Originally Written For A Musical Show.
The Performance Will Be Terminated If A Song Contains Offensive Lyrics. Alternative Lyrics May Substituted Where Appropriate.
May Be Accompanied By Backing Track Or Guitar.
Amp Available To Be Used, But Must Provide Own Microphone For Hygiene Reasons.

JUNIOR RECITAL Own choice of two contrasting songs which may be from the Shows, but not pop songs

S26 18 Years And Under 8 mins.

Award: Elizabeth Hurley Cup

VOCAL DUET, TRIO OR QUARTET

S27 18 Years And Under 4 mins.

Award: Tate Cup

ADULT CLASSES All classes are own choice of one item, except for the Song Recital class

S28 Young Singer Song-Writer 14 – 25 Years 6 mins.

Own Song Composition. Can Be Unaccompanied, Accompanied By Piano, Guitar, Backing Track Or Self-Accompanied. Amp May Be Used. Own Microphone Required For Hygiene Reasons.

Award: Jeff Wilkinson Trophy

S29 Adult Female Solo 4 mins.

Can Be Accompanied Or Unaccompanied.

Award: Nicola Seyfried Cup

S30 Adult Male Solo 4 mins.

Can Be Accompanied Or Unaccompanied.

Award: Hilda Price Cup

S31 Adult Folk Song / Traditional Ballad (Any Language) 4 mins.

Sung Unaccompanied Or Self-Accompanied By A Folk Instrument, Not A Piano.

Award: Forfar Cup

S32 Adult Oratorio 6 mins.

Aria Only, Without Recitative

Award: St Michael’s Senior Cup

S33 Adult  Baroque Solo (17th Or 18th Century) 6 mins.

Of German, Italian Or English Song Of The Period
Cup For Best Performance Across S22 And S34

Award: Phoebe Adams Cup

S34 Adult Classical / Romantic Solo (18th / 19th Century) 6 mins.

Cup For Best Performance Across S33 And S34

Award: Phoebe Adams Cup

S35 Adult 20th Century Song  (Any Language/Country Of Origin) 6 mins.

Award: Worthing Cup

S36 Adult British Song Composed After 1850 6 mins.

Award: Audrey Vaile Cup

S37 Adult German Lied (1750 – 1900) 6 mins.

Any Suitable Lied To Be Sung In German

Award: Lansing Bagnall Cup

S38 Adult French / Italian Song, Sung In The Original Language 6 mins.

Award: Hunt Cup

S39 Speech And Song (Art Song In Any Language) 8 mins.

Not To Exceed 8 Minutes.

Performers Must Sing The Song And Recite The Text, Both Being Of Equal Importance.

Award: Festival Cup

S40 Adult Light Opera, Including Gilbert & Sullivan 5 mins.

Award: Arthur Attwood Cup

S41 Adult Opera / Operetta 6 mins.

Any Suitable Aria. Preferably To Be Sung In The Original Key

Award: Freda Bevan Cup

S42 Adult Musical Show Or Film Song (No Disney) 6 mins.

Award: Valerie Fairbairn Cup

S43 Adult Disney Song 6 mins.

Any Song From Any Disney Production.

S44 Adult Popular Song 1870 – 1945 6 mins.

May Include A Victorian Parlour Song, Music Hall Song, War-Time Ballad Or Jazz Standard.

Award: Hotham Cup

S45 Adult Pop / Rock Song 5 mins.

Must Not Be A Song Originally Written For A Musical Show.
The Performance Will Be Terminated If A Song Contains Offensive Lyrics, Alternative Lyrics Can Be Substituted Where Appropriate.
May Be Accompanied By Backing Track Or Guitar.
Own Original Song May Be Performed.
Amp Available To Be Used, But Must Provide Own Microphone For Hygiene Reasons.

S46 Adult Song Recital 10 mins.

Of Three Contrasting Songs. May Include Songs From The Shows, But Pop Songs Are Not Acceptable.

Award: Song Recital Championship Cup

S47 Adult Vocal Duet, Trio Or Quartet 6 mins.

Award: Noyce Cup