Singing

SATURDAY 20TH AND SUNDAY 21ST MARCH 2021

All entries to be submitted through Run My Festival by JANUARY 21st 2021

Section Secretary:    Alex Cassidy

23 Longleat Square,

Farnborough,

GU14 7EE

Email: singingbmaf@gmail.com

Phone: 07855647797

Adjudicator: Eileen Field ARAM, GRSM., LRAM, ARCM., PGCA.

JUNIOR CLASSES Own choice song with piano accompaniment or unaccompanied

S1 Junior Accompanied Or Unaccompanied -7 years and under 3 mins

Award: GRACE POWERS CUP

S2 Junior Accompanied Or Unaccompanied – 8 to 9 years 3 mins

Award: SARAH MARTIN CUP

S3 Junior Accompanied Or Unaccompanied – 10 to 11 years 3 mins

Award: MARY GRACE CUP

S4 Junior Accompanied Or Unaccompanied – 12 to 14 years 3 mins

Award: MICHAEL HOWARD CUP

S5 Junior Accompanied Or Unaccompanied – 15 to 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 to 18 years 4 mins

Award: ST MICHAEL’S CUP

S8 A Song From An Opera Or Operetta – 18 years and under 4 mins

Own Choice

S9 Italian Song, Sung In Italian – 18 years and under 4 mins

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

Award: AGATHA VASSALLO MEMORIAL TROPHY

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

S10 11 years and under 3 mins

Award: LOUIS GILVEAR CUP

S11 12-18 years 3 mins

Award: LOUIS GILVEAR CUP

S12 18 years and under

FOLK SONG SOLO – FOREIGN LANGUAGE

4 mins

Award: LIONS CUP

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

S13 Musical Show Or Film Song 3 mins

8 years and under

Award: VICTRIS CUP

S14 Musical Show Or Film Song 3 mins

9-11 years

Award: VICTRIS CUP

S15 Musical Show Or Film Song 4 mins

12-14 years

Award: VICTRIS CUP

S16 Musical Show Or Film Song 4 mins

15-18 years

Award: VICTRIS CUP

S17 Character Song 3 mins

11 years and under

Costumes and props permitted

Award: DONALD CHICK MEMORIAL CUP

S18 Character Song 4 mins

12-15 years

Costumes and props permitted

Award: DONALD CHICK MEMORIAL CUP

S19 Character Song 4 mins

16-18 years

Costumes and props permitted

Award: DONALD CHICK MEMORIAL CUP

S20 20th Century English Art Song By Vaughan Williams, Head, Britten Etc. 5 mins

18 years and under

Speech and song: recite the text and sing the song.  Both are of equal importance

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

S21 18 years and under 8 mins

Award: ELIZABETH HURLEY CUP

POPULAR SONG Own choice of any popular song. Must not be a song originally written for a musical show. The performance will be terminated if a song contains offensive lyrics.

May be accompanied by CD, guitar or backing track.

S22 11 years and under 3 mins
S23 12-18 years 4 mins

VOCAL DUET, TRIO OR QUARTET

S24 18 years and under 4 mins

Minimum of 2 and maximum of 4 performers

Award: TATE CUP

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

S31 Young Adult Solo 4 mins

19-25 years

S32 Adult Female Solo 4 mins

Award: NICOLA SEYFRIED CUP

S33 Adult Male Solo 4 mins

Award: HILDA PRICE CUP

S34 Adult Oratorio 4 mins

Aria only, without recitative

Award: ST MICHAEL’S SENIOR CUP

S35 Adult Light Opera, Including Gilbert & Sullivan 4 mins

Award: ARTHUR ATTWOOD CUP

S36 Adult Humorous Song, not from a Musical Show 4 mins
S37 Adult Song from a Musical Show or Film 4 mins

Award: VALERIE FAIRBAIRN CUP

S38 Adult British Song Composed After 1850 4 mins

Award: AUDREY VAILE CUP

S39 Adult 17th or 18th Century Song 4 mins

Own Choice of German, Italian or English song of the period

Award: PHOEBE ADAMS CUP

S40 Adult German Lied (1750 – 1900) 4 mins

Any suitable Lied to be sung in German

Award: LANSING BAGNALL CUP

S41 Adult French or Italian Song, Sung in The Original Language 4 mins

Award: HUNT CUP

S42 Adult Aria from any Opera 5 mins

Preferably to be sung in the original key

Award: FREDA BEVAN CUP

S43 Adult Popular Song 1870 – 1945 4 mins

May include a Victorian parlour song, music hall song, war-time ballad or jazz standard.

Award: HOTHAM CUP

S44 Adult Character Song 4 mins

Costumes and props permitted

S45 Novice Adult 4 mins

Open to any adult who has not previously won an adult solo singing class in this festival

Award: WORTHING CUP

S46 Adult Folk Song 4 mins

Sung unaccompanied or self-accompanied by a folk instrument, not a piano.

Award: FORFAR CUP

S47 Adult English Art Song 6 mins

Own Choice of 20th century art song by Vaughan Williams, Head, Britten etc.
Performers must sing the song and recite the text, both being of equal importance.

Award: FESTIVAL CUP

S48 Adult Song Recital 8 mins

Own Choice of two contrasting songs. May include songs from the Shows, but pop songs are not acceptable.

Award: SONG RECITAL CHAMPIONSHIP CUP

S49 Adult Vocal Duet, Trio Or Quartet 4 mins

Award: NOYCE CUP