Strings; Guitar & Ukulele; Harp

STRINGS

 

Trophies and awards will be listed in the Festival Programme

TIME LIMITS WILL BE STRICTLY ADHERED TO – see Festival Rules.

See also –  Composer, Concerto, Mixed Arts,

Adult Novice & Non-competitive Classes

Our Official Accompanist can be booked with entry, at no extra cost – or use your own Accompanist.
VIOLIN OR VIOLA SOLO
142 Year 4 and under Own choice Not to exceed 3 minutes £6
143 Year 6 and under Own choice Not to exceed 3 minutes £6
144 Year 9 and under Own choice Not to exceed 4 minutes £8
145 Year 11 and under Own choice Not to exceed 4 minutes £8
146 Open Own choice Not to exceed 6 minutes £10

CELLO OR DOUBLE BASS SOLO
147 Year 4 and under Own choice Not to exceed 3 minutes £6
148 Year 6 and under Own choice Not to exceed 3 minutes £6
149 Year 9 and under Own choice Not to exceed 4 minutes £8
150 Year 11 and under Own choice Not to exceed 4 minutes £8
151 Open Own choice Not to exceed 6 minutes £10
ANY STRINGED INSTRUMENT – BAROQUE
152 Open Own choice from Baroque period Not to exceed 15 minutes £10
With or without accompaniment.

STRING RECITAL
153 Open Any stringed instrument Own choice of contrasting pieces
Not to exceed 15 minutes £12
Suitability of programme, a brief introduction and deportment
will be adjudicated as part of the performance.
STRING DUET OR TRIO
154 Year 6 and under Own choice- any instrument Not to exceed 4 minutes £8
155 Year 9 and under Own choice- any instrument Not to exceed 4 minutes £10
156 Year 11 and under Own choice- any instrument Not to exceed 6 minutes £10
157 Open Own choice- any instrument Not to exceed 8 minutes £12

STRING ENSEMBLE
A group of 4 or more players. Optional piano accompaniment may be played by an adult.
158 Year 6 and under Own choice Not to exceed 4 minutes £12
159 Year 9 and under Own choice Not to exceed 4 minutes £12
160 Year 11 and under Own choice Not to exceed 6 minutes £12
STRING CHAMBER MUSIC ENSEMBLE
A group of 4 or more players – unconducted.
161 Open Own choice- any instrument Not to exceed 10 minutes £15

NON- COMPETITIVE ANY STRINGED INSTRUMENT PERFORMANCE
For entrants who wish to perform and receive comments and advice from the adjudicator.
Performance will not be assessed competitively nor awarded a place certificate.
9 Own choice Not to exceed 6 minutes £8

 

GUITARS & UKULELE

 

Teachers may play with Groups in Classes 54 to 59

CLASSICAL GUITAR SOLO
42 Year 6 and under Own choice Not to exceed 3 minutes £6
43 Year 9 and under Own choice Not to exceed 4 minutes £8
44 Year 11 and under Own choice Not to exceed 5 minutes £8
45 Open Own choice Not to exceed 7 minutes £10

ELECTRIC GUITAR SOLO
46 Year 6 and under Own choice Not to exceed 3 minutes £6
47 Year 9 and under Own choice Not to exceed 4 minutes £8
48 Year 11 and under Own choice Not to exceed 5 minutes £8
49 Open Own choice Not to exceed 7 minutes £10

CLASSICAL OR ELECTRIC GUITAR DUET OR TRIO
50 Year 6 and under Own choice Not to exceed 4 minutes £8
51 Year 9 and under Own choice Not to exceed 4 minutes £10
52 Year 11 and under Own choice Not to exceed 6 minutes £10
53 Open Own choice Not to exceed 8 minutes £12

ACOUSTIC OR ELECTRIC GUITAR ENSEMBLE
Teacher permitted to play
54 Year 6 and under Own choice Not to exceed 6 minutes £12
55 Year 9 and under Own choice Not to exceed 6 minutes £12
56 Year 11 and under Own choice Not to exceed 8 minutes £12
57 Open Own choice Not to exceed 8 minutes £12

UKULELE ENSEMBLE
Teacher permitted to play

58 Year 6 and under Own choice Not to exceed 6 minutes £12
59 Year 9 and under Own choice Not to exceed 6 minutes £12
NON- COMPETITIVE GUITAR OR UKULELE
For entrants who wish to perform and receive comments and advice from the adjudicator.
Performance will not be assessed competitively nor awarded a place certificate.
9 Own choice Not to exceed 6 minutes £8

 

HARP

HARP SOLO

60 Any piece of Grade 1-2 standard Open £6
61 Any piece of Grade 3-4 standard Open £8
62 Any piece of Grade 5 and above standard Open £8
HARP RECITAL

63 Own choice of contrasting pieces Not to exceed 15 minutes Open £12
Suitability of programme, a brief introduction and deportment will be
Adjudicated as part of the performance.
NON- COMPETITIVE HARP PERFORMANCE
For entrants who wish to perform and receive comments and advice from the adjudicator.
Performance will not be assessed competitively nor awarded a place certificate.
9 Not to exceed 6 minutes Open £8