Music Festival 2019 - 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.

CodeCourseFee
10VFVocal Solo Folk - 10 years and under$14.00Register
12VFVocal Solo Folk - 12 years and under$16.00Register
14VFVocal Solo Folk - 14 years and under$16.00Register
17VFVocal Solo Folk - 17 years and under$18.00Register
25VFVocal Solo Folk - 25 years and under$20.00Register
AVFVocal Solo Folk - Adult$20.00Register

Popular Songs

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

CodeCourseFee
10VPVocal Solo Pop - 10 years and under$14.00Register
12VPVocal Solo Pop - 12 years and under$16.00Register
14VPVocal Solo Pop - 14 years and under$16.00Register
17VPVocal Solo Pop - 17 years and under$18.00Register
25VPVocal Solo Pop - 25 years and under$20.00Register
AVPVocal Solo Pop - Adult$20.00Register

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.

CodeCourseFee
10VEVocal Solo English - 10 years and under$14.00Register
12VEVocal Solo English - 12 years and under$16.00Register
14VEVocal Solo English - 14 years and under$16.00Register
17VEVocal Solo English - 17 years and under$18.00Register
25VEVocal Solo English -25 years and under$20.00Register
AVEVocal Solo English - Adult$20.00Register

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 from opera or oratorio.

CodeCourseFee
10VOVocal Solo Other than English - 10 years and under$14.00Register
12VOVocal Solo Other than English - 12 years and under$16.00Register
14VOVocal Solo Other than English - 14 years and under$16.00Register
17VOVocal Solo Other than English - 17 years and under$18.00Register
25VOVocal Solo Other than English - 25 years and under$20.00Register
AVOVocal Solo Other than English - Adult$20.00Register

Sacred Song

Solo voice - Any voice - Own choice
Vocal solo with a sacred text.

CodeCourseFee
10VSVocal Solo Sacred - 10 years and under$14.00Register
12VSVocal Solo Sacred - 12 years and under$16.00Register
14VSVocal Solo Sacred - 14 years and under$16.00Register
17VSVocal Solo Sacred - 17 years and under$18.00Register
25VSVocal Solo Sacred - 25 years and under$20.00Register
AVSVocal Solo Sacred - Adult$20.00Register

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.

CodeCourseFee
10VCVocal Solo Canadian Composer - 10 years and under$14.00Register
12VCVocal Solo Canadian Composer - 12 years and under$16.00Register
14VCVocal Solo Canadian Composer - 14 years and under$16.00Register
17VCVocal Solo Canadian Composer - 17 years and under$18.00Register
25VCVocal Solo Canadian Composer - 25 years and under$20.00Register
AVCVocal Solo Canadian Composer - Adult$20.00Register

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.

CodeCourseFee
10VMVocal Solo Musical Theatre - 10 years and under$15.00Register
12VMVocal Solo Musical Theatre - 12 years and under$17.00Register
14VMVocal Solo Musical Theatre - 14 years and under$17.00Register
17VMVocal Solo Musical Theatre - 17 years and under$19.00Register
25VMVocal Solo Musical Theatre - 25 years and under$21.00Register
AVMVocal Solo Musical Theatre - Adult$21.00Register

Movie and Television Songs

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

CodeCourseFee
10VTVocal Solo Movie/Television - 10 years and under$15.00Register
12VTVocal Solo Movie/Television - 12 years and under$17.00Register
14VTVocal Solo Movie/Television - 14 years and under$17.00Register
17VTVocal Solo Movie/Television - 17 years and under$19.00Register
25VTVocal Solo Movie/Television - 25 years and under$21.00Register
AVTVocal Solo Movie/Television - Adult$21.00Register

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

CodeCourseFee
15VSAVocal Solo Arias - 15 years and over$18.00Register
17VSAVocal Solo Arias - 17 years and over$20.00Register
25VSAVocal Solo Arias - 25 years and over$20.00Register

Two Contrasting Songs

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

CodeCourseFee
1VSCGrade One - Two Contrasting Songs$25.00Register
2VSCGrade Two - Two Contrasting Songs$25.00Register
3VSCGrade Three - Two Contrasting Songs$25.00Register
4VSCGrade Four - Two Contrasting Songs$25.00Register
5VSCGrade Five - Two Contrasting Songs$27.00Register
6VSCGrade Six - Two Contrasting Songs$27.00Register
7VSCGrade Seven - Two Contrasting Songs$27.00Register
8VSCGrade Eight - Two Contrasting Songs$30.00Register
9VSCGrade Nine - Two Contrasting Songs$30.00Register
TVSCGrade Ten - Two Contrasting Songs$30.00Register

Original Composition

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

CodeCourseFee
12VOCVocal Own Composition - 12 years and under$14.00Register
15VOCVocal Own Composition - 15 years and under$16.00Register
17VOCVocal Own Composition - 17 years and under$18.00Register
25VOCVocal Own Composition - 25 years and under$20.00Register
AVOCVocal Own Composition - Adult$20.00Register
CodeCourseFee
VSOOpen Vocal Class$20.00Register

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. Song selection may be one that is performed elsewhere in festival, since this class is not adjudicated.
Competitor's Own choice - Any age - Any voice - Any level

CodeCourseFee
14VMCVocal Master Class - 8-14 years$33.00Register
15VMCVocal Master Class - 15 years and over$33.00Register
AVMCVocal Master Class - Adult$33.00Register

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

CodeCourseFee
12VDAVocal Duet/Trio Art Songs - 12 years and under$20.00Register
15VDAVocal Duet/Trio Art Songs - 15 years and under$22.00Register
18VDAVocal Duet/Trio Art Songs - 18 years and under$24.00Register
19VDAVocal Duet/Trio Art Songs - 19 and over$24.00Register
VEAVocal Ensemble Art Songs - any age, under 8 voices$32.00Register

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. May be accompanied by guitar or folk instrument. Max time 5 minutes

CodeCourseFee
12VDFDuet/Trio Folk Songs - 12 years and under$20.00Register
15VDFDuet/Trio Folk Songs - 15 years and under$22.00Register
18VDFDuet/Trio Folk Songs - 18 years and under$24.00Register
19VDFDuet/Trio Folk Songs - 19 years and over$24.00Register
VEFVocal Ensembles Folk Songs - any age, under 8 voices$32.00Register

Vocal Ensembles - Popular songs, Songs from Movie/Television

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

CodeCourseFee
12VDPDuet/Trio Popular Songs - 12 years and under$20.00Register
15VDPDuet/Trio Popular Songs - 15 years and under$22.00Register
18VDPDuet/Trio Popular Songs - 18 years and under$24.00Register
19VDPDuet/Trio Popular Songs - 19 years and over$24.00Register
VEPVocal Ensemble Popular Songs - any age, under 8 voices$32.00Register

Vocal Ensembles - Musical Theatre

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

CodeCourseFee
12VDMTDuet/Trio Musical Theatre Song - 12 years and under$20.00Register
15VDMTDuet/Trio Musical Theatre Song - 15 years and under$22.00Register
18VDMTDuet/Trio Musical Theatre Song - 18 years and under$24.00Register
19VDMTDuet/Trio Musical Theatre Song - 19 years and over$24.00Register
VEMTVocal Ensemble Musical Theatre - any age,under 8 voices$32.00Register