Music Festival 2017 - Voice

Folk Songs

Solo Voice - any voice - own choice
Traditional folk music (only that which has no recognized composer or lyricist). A published folk song arrangement must be used. Max time 5 minutes.

Fee
10VFVocal Solo Folk - 10 years and under$15.00
12VFVocal Solo Folk - 12 years and under$17.00
14VFVocal Solo Folk - 14 years and under$17.00
17VFVocal Solo Folk - 17 years and under$19.00
25VFVocal Solo Folk - 25 years and under$21.00
AVFVocal Solo Folk - Adult$21.00

Popular Songs

Solo voice - Any voice - Own choice.
Popular songs published 1900-2010. NOT from movies or television productions.
Max time 5 minutes

Fee
10VPVocal Solo Pop - 10 years and under$15.00
12VPVocal Solo Pop - 12 years and under$17.00
14VPVocal Solo Pop - 14 years and under$17.00
17VPVocal Solo Pop - 17 years and under$19.00
25VPVocal Solo Pop - 25 years and under$21.00
AVPVocal Solo Pop - Adult$21.00

Art Songs Written and Sung in English

Solo voice - Any voice - Own choice
Any art song written and sung in English - not including folk songs or arias from opera or oratorio.

Fee
10VEVocal Solo English - 10 years and under$15.00
12VEVocal Solo English - 12 years and under$17.00
14VEVocal Solo English - 14 years and under$17.00
17VEVocal Solo English - 17 years and under$19.00
25VEVocal Solo English -25 years and under$21.00
AVEVocal Solo English - Adult$21.00

Art Songs Written and Sung in a Language Other than English

Solo voice - Any voice - Own choice
Art songs written and sung in a language other than English. NOT to include folk songs or arias form opera or oratorio.

Fee
10VOVocal Solo Other than English - 10 years and under$15.00
12VOVocal Solo Other than English - 12 years and under$17.00
14VOVocal Solo Other than English - 14 years and under$17.00
17VOVocal Solo Other than English - 17 years and under$19.00
25VOVocal Solo Other than English - 25 years and under$21.00
AVOVocal Solo Other than English - Adult$21.00

Art Songs by Canadian Composers

Solo voice - Any voice - Own choice
Excluding popular and composed "folk" songs.
Participants are required to provide a two sentence introduction to the composer.

Fee
10VCVocal Solo Canadian Composer - 10 years and under$15.00
12VCVocal Solo Canadian Composer - 12 years and under$17.00
14VCVocal Solo Canadian Composer - 14 years and under$17.00
17VCVocal Solo Canadian Composer - 17 years and under$19.00
25VCVocal Solo Canadian Composer - 25 years and under$21.00
AVCVocal Solo Canadian Composer - Adult$21.00

Musical Theatre

Solo voice - Any voice - Own selection
Songs from any standard musical, light opera or operetta (a song sung by a live person in a musical stage production). Integrated acting, appropriate movement and suggestion of costume will enhance the performance. Please keep props to a minimum.
Max time 5 minutes.

Fee
10VMVocal Solo Musical Theatre - 10 years and under$16.00
12VMVocal Solo Musical Theatre - 12 years and under$18.00
14VMVocal Solo Musical Theatre - 14 years and under$18.00
17VMVocal Solo Musical Theatre - 17 years and under$20.00
25VMVocal Solo Musical Theatre - 25 years and under$22.00
AVMVocal Solo Musical Theatre - Adult$22.00

Movie and Television Songs

Solo voice - Any voice - Own Choice
Songs from standard movie and television programs - released between 1950-2015. Please keep props to a minimum.

Fee
10VTVocal Solo Movie/Television - 10 years and under$16.00
12VTVocal Solo Movie/Television - 12 years and under$18.00
14VTVocal Solo Movie/Television - 14 years and under$18.00
17VTVocal Solo Movie/Television - 17 years and under$20.00
25VTVocal Solo Movie/Television - 25 years and under$22.00
AVTVocal Solo Movie/Television - Adult$22.00

Arias from Opera or Oratorio

Solo voice - Any voice - Own selection
Arias from oratorio or opera, performed in the original language.
Max time 5 minutes

Fee
13VSAVocal Solo Arias - 13 years and over$17.00
15VSAVocal Solo Arias - 15 years and over$19.00
17VSAVocal Solo Arias - 17 years and over$21.00
25VSAVocal Solo Arias - 25 years and over$21.00

Two Contrasting Songs

Solo voice - Any voice - Own choice
Two contrasting songs selected from the current RCM syllabus at the appropriate level of study.

Fee
1VSCGrade One - Two Contrasting Songs$25.00
2VSCGrade Two - Two Contrasting Songs$25.00
3VSCGrade Three - Two Contrasting Songs$25.00
4VSCGrade Four - Two Contrasting Songs$25.00
5VSCGrade Five - Two Contrasting Songs$27.00
6VSCGrade Six - Two Contrasting Songs$27.00
7VSCGrade Seven - Two Contrasting Songs$27.00
8VSCGrade Eight - Two Contrasting Songs$29.00
9VSCGrade Nine - Two Contrasting Songs$29.00
TVSCGrade Ten - Two Contrasting Songs$29.00

Original Composition

Solo voice - any voice
Original song composed by the singer. Composition may include instrumental accompaniment. Maximium time 4 minutes

Fee
12VOCVocal Own Composition - 12 years and under$15.00
15VOCVocal Own Composition - 15 years and under$17.00
17VOCVocal Own Composition - 17 years and under$19.00
25VOCVocal Own Composition - 25 years and under$21.00
AVOCVocal Own Composition - Adult$21.00
Fee
VSOOpen Vocal Class$20.00

Vocal Coaching Class

Participants prepare one piece to be performed. The adjudicator will make suggestions for improvement and will coach each singer individually on how to implement these suggestions. Each participant will get 20 minutes with the adjudicator.
Competitor's Own choice - Any age - Any voice - Any level

Fee
14VMCVocal Master Class - 8-14 years$35.00
15VMCVocal Master Class - 15 years and over$35.00
AVMCVocal Master Class - Adult$35.00

Vocal Ensembles - Art Songs, Opera or Oratorio

Duets, Trios, small ensembles under 8 voices. Any voice. Own choice from standard repertoire of art songs, opera and oratorio. May be sung in English or original language.
Max time 5 minutes

Fee
12VDAVocal Duet/Trio Art Songs - 12 years and under$20.00
15VDAVocal Duet/Trio Art Songs - 15 years and under$22.00
18VDAVocal Duet/Trio Art Songs - 18 years and under$24.00
19VDAVocal Duet/Trio Art Songs - 19 and over$24.00
VEAVocal Ensemble Art Songs - any age, under 8 voices$30.00

Vocal Ensembles - Folk Songs

Duets, Trios, Small ensembles under 8 voices - Any voice - Own choice. Traditional folk music only. A published folk song arrangement may be used. Max time 5 minutes

Fee
12VDFDuet/Trio Folk Songs - 12 years and under$20.00
15VDFDuet/Trio Folk Songs - 15 years and under$22.00
18VDFDuet/Trio Folk Songs - 18 years and under$24.00
19VDFDuet/Trio Folk Songs - 19 years and over$24.00
VEFVocal Ensembles Folk Songs - any age, under 8 voices$30.00

Vocal Ensembles - Popular songs, Songs from Movie/Television

Duets, Trios, Small Ensembles - Any voice
Popular songs composed between 1900-2015.
Max time 5 minutes

Fee
12VDPDuet/Trio Popular Songs - 12 years and under$20.00
15VDPDuet/Trio Popular Songs - 15 years and under$22.00
18VDPDuet/Trio Popular Songs - 18 years and under$24.00
19VDPDuet/Trio Popular Songs - 19 years and over$24.00
VEPVocal Ensemble Popular Songs - any age, under 8 voices$30.00

Vocal Ensembles - Musical Theatre

Duets, Trios, Small Ensembles - Any voice
Selections chosen from a musical theatre stage production. Music composed between 1900-2015. Integrated acting, appropriate movement and suggestion of costume will enhance the performance. Please keep props to a minimum. Max time 5 minutes

Fee
12VDMTDuet/Trio Musical Theatre Song - 12 years and under$20.00
15VDMTDuet/Trio Musical Theatre Song - 15 years and under$22.00
18VDMTDuet/Trio Musical Theatre Song - 18 years and under$24.00
19VDMTDuet/Trio Musical Theatre Song - 19 years and over$24.00
VEMTVocal Ensemble Musical Theatre - any age,under 8 voices$30.00

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