Chichester Festival for Music, Dance and Speech
OTHER SOLO CLASSES

87 NOVICE CLASS
Entry fee £7.25, Senior £6.00
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 Songi

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

3 & 4   February  2018

Venue

Christ Church, Chichester

Adjudicator

tba



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