Chichester Festival for Music, Dance and Speech
OTHER SOLO CLASSES

87               NOVICE CLASS
Entry Fee £7.25, Senior £6.00
Adult/Senior
Not to exceed 4 minutes.
Own Choice
For entrants not having won a class at any previous festival.
Award: Lena Phillips Award

88               VOCAL SOLO OPEN
Entry Fee £7.25, Senior £6.00
Not to exceed 10 minutes.
Own Choice
Preferably two contrasting pieces
Award: Sir Michael Woodruff Cup

89               LIEDER ANY VOICE
Entry Fee £7.25, Senior £6.00
Not to exceed 5 minutes.
Own Choice
Selected from the works of recognised composers of Lieder, such as Schumann, Schubert, Wolf, Marx etc
Award: Margaret Clayton Cup

90               FRENCH SONG ANY VOICE
Entry fee £7.25, Senior £6.00
Not to exceed 5 minutes.
Own Choice
By composers, eg Chausson, Faure, Debussy or similar
To be sung in original language
Award: Elizabeth Estlea Spring Park Cup

92               CLASSICAL ENGLISH SONG (POST 1850) ANY VOICE
Entry fee £7.25, Senior £6.00
Not to exceed 5 minutes.
Own Choice
By composers Britten, Head, Quilter, Vaughan Williams or similar, NOT Purcell or Dowland
Award: Rebecca Cooke Cup for Classical English Song

92A            EARLY ENGLISH SONG (PRE 1800)
Entry Fee £7.25, Senior £6.00
Not to exceed 5 minutes.
Own Choice
By composers such as Purcell, Dowland etc
Award: Dr R C Cooke Cup for Early English Song

93               LIGHT OPERA ANY VOICE
Entry Fee £7.25, Senior £6.00
Not to exceed 5 minutes.
Own Choice
Award: Frederick Foote Memorial Cup

94               OPERATIC ARIA ANY VOICE
Entry Fee £7.25, Senior £6.00
Not to exceed 5 minutes.
Own Choice
No costume
To be sung in original key
Award: Lady Woodruff Cup for Operatic Aria


Age 18 and over on date of competition


CHAMPIONSHIP SOLO CLASSES


Competitors may enter only one of the following classes 80-85


80               SOPRANO

Entry Fee £7.25, Senior £6.00

Set Piece (Any 20th Century British Art Song)

Suggested composers include Britten, Elgar, Finzi, Gurney, Head, Quilter & Vaughan Williams, but any recognised composer in this field will suffice

Award: Lister Cup No. 1


81               MEZZO

Entry Fee £7.25, Senior £6.00

Set Piece (Any 20th Century British Art Song)

Suggested composers include Britten, Elgar, Finzi, Gurney, Head, Quilter & Vaughan Williams, but any recognised composer in this field will suffice

Award: Davies Oratorio Choir Cup


82               CONTRALTO

Entry Fee £7.25, Senior £6.00

Set Piece (Any 20th Century British Art Song)

Suggested composers include Britten, Elgar, Finzi, Gurney, Head, Quilter & Vaughan Williams, but any recognised composer in this field will suffice

Award: Lister Cup No. 2


83              TENOR

Entry Fee £7.25, Senior £6.00

Set Piece (Any 20th Century British Art Song)

Suggested composers include Britten, Elgar, Finzi, Gurney, Head, Quilter & Vaughan Williams, but any recognised composer in this field will suffice

Award: Doris Lee-Peabody Challenge Cup



84               BARITONE

Entry Fee £7.25, Senior £6.00

Set Piece (Any 20th Century British Art Song)

Suggested composers include Britten, Elgar, Finzi, Gurney, Head, Quilter & Vaughan Williams, but any recognised composer in this field will suffice

Award: Kay Postma Cup


85               BASS

Entry Fee £7.25, Senior £6.00

Set Piece (Any 20th Century British Art Song)

Suggested composers include Britten, Elgar, Finzi, Gurney, Head, Quilter & Vaughan Williams, but any recognised composer in this field will suffice

Award: A J Faith Trophy


For winners in classes 80-85


86               VOCAL CHAMPIONSHIP

Not to exceed 5 minutes.

Own Choice

Award: K N Kelly Challenge Cup













Date

9 & 10   February  2019

Venue

Christ Church, Chichester PO19 1SW

Adjudicator

Christopher Field Ma ARAM LRAM ARCM



Adult Singing Classes

95               ORATORIO SOLO ANY VOICE

Entry Fee £7.25, Senior £6.00

Not to exceed 5 minutes.

Own Choice

Any Aria from an Oratorio

Award: Wheadon Music Cup


96               SENIOR CITIZEN SOLO

Entry Fee £6.00

Age 60 or over

Not to exceed 5 minutes.

Own Choice

Award: Cyril Winn Cup


97               CAROL/CHRISTMAS SONG

Entry Fee £6.00

Age 60 or over

Not to exceed 5 minutes.

Own Choice

Award: Cyril Stone Cup


98               FOLK SONG UNACCOMPANIED

Entry Fee £7.25, Senior £6.00

Not to exceed 3 minutes.

Own Choice

Award: Henry Saunders Cup


99               FOLK SONG ACCOMPANIED

Entry Fee £7.25, Senior £6.00

Not to exceed 3 minutes.

Own Choice

Award: Lucy Evelyn Cup


100             SHOW SONGS ANY VOICE

Entry Fee £7.25, Senior £6.00

Not to exceed 5 minutes.

Own Choice

No Gilbert & Sullivan

Songs from films are not eligible

Award: Barbara Marchant Cup


DUET CLASSES


101             DUET

Entry Fee £11.50

Not to exceed 5 minutes.

Own Choice

Award: Christine Hobson Duet Cup


102             SENIOR CITIZENS' DUET

Entry Fee £8.80

Age 60 or over

Not to exceed 5 minutes.

Own Choice

Award: Margaret Leigh Trophy for Duet