Music Syllabus for Saturday October 16th 2021

N.B. There are piano, instrumental, and singing sections on both Saturday and Sunday.

Pianoforte Section

 MP10. Pianoforte Solo – under 10 years 

Own choice                          Time limit – 2 minutes

MP11. Pianoforte Solo – under 11 years 

Own choice –                      Time limit – 2 minutes

MP12. Pianoforte Solo – under 12 years 

Own choice                        Time limit – 3 minutes

MP13. Pianoforte Solo – under 13 years

Own choice                        Time limit – 3 minutes

MP14. Pianoforte Solo – under 14 years

Own choice                        Time limit – 4 minutes

MP16. Pianoforte Solo – under 16 years

Own choice                        Time limit – 5 minutes

MPDX. Pianoforte Duet – any age

Own choice                        Time Limit – 4 minutes

MPG3. Pianoforte Solo – any age (up to and including grade 3)   

Own choice                        Time limit – 4 minutes

This class is for performers to play a grade 3 piece. Performers themselves should have achieved no more than grade 3 status.

Instrumental (non piano) section

Classes M11, M13, M15, and MX below are for instrumental solos EXCLUDING piano.

Entrants may enter more than once provided they play a different instrument.

Entrants may use their own accompanist if they wish.

M11. Instrumental Solo – under 11 years

Own choice                           Time Limit – 2 minutes

M13. Instrumental Solo – under 13 years

Own choice                           Time Limit – 4 minutes

M15. Instrumental Solo – under 15 years

Own choice                           Time Limit – 6 minutes

MX. Instrumental Solo – any age

Own choice                           Time Limit – 7 minutes

Singing Section

Classes MV12, MV 15, MV18D, and MV18 EXCLUDE songs from a musical show.

MV12. Solo and Duet Singing (girls or boys) – under 12 years

Own choice                            Time limit – 3 minutes

MV15. Solo and Duet Singing (girls or boys) – under 15 years

Own choice                      Time limit – 3 minutes

MV18D. Duet Singing (girls or boys) – under 18 years                                                                       

Own choice                       Time limit – 4 minutes

MV18. Solo Singing (girls or boys) – under 18 years

Own choice                       Time limit – 4 minutes

All the above classes exclude Songs from a Musical Show

IMPORTANT

Costumes must NOT be used by performers in classes MVS10, MVS13, MVS16, MVS18 and MVX below. To do so infringes performing rights agreements and failure to comply could result in significant fines.

Backing tracks may not be used.

MVS10. Vocal Solo from a Musical Show – under 10 years      

 Own Choice                           Time Limit – 4 minutes

MVS13. Vocal Solo from a Musical Show – under 13 years

Own choice                       Time limit – 4 minutes

MVS16. Vocal Solo from a Musical Show – under 16 years

Own choice                       Time limit – 4 minutes

MVS18. Vocal Solo from a Musical Show – under 18 years

Own choice                      Time limit – 4 minutes

MVX. Vocal Solo (Novice) – under 18                                                     

Own choice                     Time limit – 4 minutes

For competitors who have not won a vocal competition at Southport

Music Festival at the date of entry