2018Section H
OWN COMPOSITION AND IMPROVISATION CLASSES
(To include the use of Electronic Instruments if desired)
NOTES:
(a) Copies of the score or a CD/mp3 file will be needed no later than 1st June 2018 for the adjudicators.
(b) Competitors in these classes will be expected to perform on the day.
(c) When electronic instruments are used a short time will be allowed for setting up, balancing and tuning.
(d) The Festival has no electronic equipment of its own.
(e) School groups can have one member of staff taking part if needed.
(f) These classes will take place either on Saturday or in the evening sessions of Thurs/Friday.
Entrance Fee
Class H1Own Composition Solo – Open – Singer Song-writer £7
Any voice ,with accompaniment or unaccompanied.
Either a musical score or a CD to be submitted for the adjudicator.
Time limit 5 minutes.
Class H2Own Composition Solo – Open – Solo Instrument £7
Any voice ,with accompaniment or unaccompanied.
Either a musical score or a CD to be submitted for the adjudicator.
Time limit 5 minutes.
Class H3Own Composition Ensemble – 2 to 9 players – Open – Classical style £10
Score to be submitted for the adjudicator – Time limit 8 minutes.
Class H4Own Composition Ensemble – 2 to 9 players – Open – Modern/Popular style £10
Either a musical score or a CD to be submitted for the adjudicator.
Time limit 8 minutes
Class H5Prepared Improvisation - Any Ensemble – 2 to 9 players – Open£10
Own choice of theme but performance must include this theme in UNISON to commence. Time limit 6 minutes.
Class H6Prepared Improvisation Solo – Open – Any Instrument£7
Own choice of theme but performance must include this theme to commence.
Time limit 6 minutes.