The Classes

1:       Classical Solo Piano

2:       Classical Solo Woodwind

3:       Classical Solo Brass

4:       Classical Solo Strings

5:       Classical Solo Voice

6:       Classical Duo

7:       Classical Trio

8:       Classical Ensemble (4 or more players)

9:       Musical Theatre Solo Voice

10:     Musical Theatre Voice Duo

11:     Musical Theatre Voice Trio

12:     Musical Theatre Voice Ensemble (4 or more singers)

13:     Pop/Rock Solo Voice

14:     Pop/Rock Solo Guitar

15:     Pop/Rock Solo Drums

16:     Pop/Rock Duo or Trio

17:     Pop/Rock Group (4 or more players)

18:     Jazz Solo Voice

19:     Jazz Solo Instrument (sax, clarinet, trumpet, piano etc)

20:     Jazz Duo or Trio

21:     Jazz Ensemble (4 or more players)

22:     Folk/World Solo Voice

23:     Folk/World Solo Instrument

24:     Folk/World Duo or Trio

25:     Folk/World Group (4 or more players)

26:     Choir Musical Theatre / Popular

27:     Choir Classical

28:     Vocal Ensemble any genre (up to 16 singers)

Entry Fees:

Solo classes:  £10.00

Duo and Trio classes: £12.00

Quartet and larger group classes: £14.00

One or two pieces are permitted in each Solo and Ensemble class with a maximum total duration of six and a minimum of two minutes.  An exception is allowed for single pieces at Grade 8 and above which may have a duration of up to eight minutes.  Choir Classes have a maximum total duration of ten minutes.  The time limit starts from the start of the performance and does not include tuning or introductions.

The following musical facilities will be available:

Classical: grand piano, music stands

Musical Theatre: vocal microphone(s), grand piano, CD or MP3 playback

Pop/Rock, Jazz and Folk/World:  grand piano, drum kit, bass amplifier, 2 guitar amplifiers, vocal microphone(s), CD or MP3 playback.  If any of these facilities are required we must be notified at least two weeks in advance.