Section A
STRINGED INSTRUMENT CLASSES
(Repeats are optional but “da capos” should always be observed)
No recorded music is allowed for solo performances.
Entrance Fee
Class A1Violin for Beginners - 9 years & under£4
Not to exceed 2 years tuition. Own choice not exceeding 3 minutes.
Class A2Violin for Beginners - 10 to 12 years£4
Not to exceed 2 yrs tuition. Own choice not exceeding 3 minutes.
Class A3Violin Solo 9 years and under£4
“So there!” & “Rowingboat” from Fiddle Time Joggers
Class A4Violin Solo 10 & 11 years £4
“Clown Dance” & “Gridlock” from Vamoosh Violin Bk 2
Class A5Violin Solo 12 & 13 years £5
“Hornpipe” (No.26) from Fiddle Time Sprinters
Class A6Any Unaccompanied String Duet (Bowed Instruments) 11 yrs & under£7
Own choice not exceeding 3 minutes.
Class A7Violin Repertoire Class - 11 years & under£5
Two contrasting pieces which haven’t been
played in another class. Time limit not exceeding 5 minutes
Class A8Violin Solo 14 and 15 years £5
Own Choice not exceeding 5 minutes.
Class A9Violin Repertoire - 12 to 15 years £6
Two contrasting pieces which haven’t been
played in another class not exceeding 7 minutes.
Class A10Kreisler Violin Solo - 12 to 18 years£6
Own choice of any one piece by Kreisler,
incl. original compositions and transcriptions etc
Class A11Viola Solo - 12 years & under£4
Own choice not exceeding 3 minutes.
Class A12Viola Solo - 13 to 15 years£5
Own choice not exceeding 5 minutes.
Class A13’Cello Solo - 12 years and under £4
Own choice not exceeding 3 minutes.
Class A14’Cello Solo - 13 to 15 years £5
Own choice not exceeding 5 minutes.
Class A15Double Bass Solo 12 years & under £4
Own choice not exceeding 3 minutes.
Class A16Double Bass Solo - 13 to 15 years£5
Own choice not exceeding 5 minutes.
Class A17Any Unaccompanied String Duet (Bowed Instruments) 14 yrs and under £7
Own choice not exceeding 5 minutes.
NB - In classes A18, A19, A20, A21 and A22
no official accompanist will be available (Please contact
us if this is a problem)
Class A18Violin Solo - 16 years and over £6
Own choice not exceeding 7 minutes.
Class A19Viola Solo - 16 years and over £6
Own choice not exceeding 7 minutes.
Class A20’Cello Solo - 16 years and over£6
Own choice not exceeding 7 minutes.
Class A21Double Bass Solo - 16 years and over £6
Own choice not exceeding 7 minutes.
Class A22String Repertoire Class - Open £7
Two contrasting pieces which haven’t been
played in another class not exceeding 12 minutes.
Min. standard Grade 5
Class A23Any Unaccompanied String Duet (Bowed Instruments) 15 to 18 years£7
Own choice not exceeding 6 minutes.
Class A24Harp Solo£6
Own choice not exceeding 5 minutes.
Class A25Guitar Solo – Acoustic or Electric£6
Own Choice not exceeding 5 mins. **Backing Tracks may be used for this class
(The solo part should not be heard on the CD)
Class A26Guitars Together - 2 to 4 players in unison or parts£8
Own Choice not exceeding 6 mins. **Backing Tracks may be used for this class
(The solo part should not be heard on the CD)

See Section CX Mixed Duet and Two Skills classes
See Section H for new classes
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