Voice Syllabus

  • Conservatory levels are determined by the current Syllabi of either the Royal Conservatory of Music or Conservatory Canada.
  • All repertoire for the Graded concert classes must be found in the current Royal Conservatory of Music Syllabus or Conservatory Canada Syllabus. No exceptions will be permitted.
  • Musical theatre and pop pieces, even if listed in an official syllabus, are not permitted unless otherwise noted.

Concert Classes

RCM Preparatory – Level 5 & CC Level 1 – 5

  • Participants must perform two (2) contrasting selections.
  • All selections must be sung in a language accepted by the current syllabus.
  • A selection from the next higher level will NOT be permitted.
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Class 100: RCM Preparatory Level$35.00More Information
Class 101: RCM & CC Level 1$35.00More Information
Class 102: RCM & CC Level 2$35.00More Information
Class 103: RCM & CC Level 3$35.00More Information
Class 104: RCM & CC Level 4$35.00More Information
Class 105: RCM & CC Level 5$35.00More Information

RCM & CC Levels 6-Associate

  • Participants must perform three (3) contrasting selections.
  • Students must perform in at least two different languages.
  • All selections must be sung in a language accepted by the current syllabus.
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Class 106: RCM & CC Level 6$35.00More Information
Class 107: RCM & CC Level 7$35.00More Information
Class 108: RCM & CC Level 8$35.00More Information
Class 109: RCM & CC Level 9$35.00More Information
Class 110: RCM & CC Level 10$40.00More Information
Class 111: RCM & CC Associate Level$40.00More Information

Other Language Folk Song

  • Participants must perform one (1) folk song in a language other than English.
  • The selection must be sung in the original language it was written in.
  • English translation must be provided.
  • Any solo acoustic accompaniment will be accepted.
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Class 400: Girls & Boys 8 & under$25.00More Information
Class 401: Girls & Boys 9-10 years$25.00More Information
Class 402: Girls 11-12 years$25.00More Information
Class 403: Boys 11-12 years$25.00More Information
Class 404: Girls 13-14 years$25.00More Information
Class 405: Boys 13-14 years$25.00More Information
Class 406: Girls 15-16 years$25.00More Information
Class 407: Boys 15-16 years$25.00More Information
Class 408: Girls 17-18 years$25.00More Information
Class 409: Boys 17-18 years$25.00More Information
Class 410: Male & Female 19 & over$25.00More Information

Canadian Composer

  • Participants must perform one (1) selection composed by a Canadian, or where at least one of the composers is Canadian.
  • For this festival, a Canadian Composer is defined as a composer who is either native to the country of Canada, is a citizen of Canada, or has spent a major portion of his/her career living and working in Canada.
  • The selection must be performed in the original language, and NOT be a translation.
  • The selection may not be an arrangement of a folk song.
  • Participants may not sing a self-composed selection.
  • Selections need not be published. Music for the adjudicator must be legible.
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Class 600: Girls & Boys 8 & under$25.00More Information
Class 601: Girls & Boys 9-10 years$25.00More Information
Class 602: Girls 11-12 years$25.00More Information
Class 603: Boys 11-12 years$25.00More Information
Class 604: Girls 13-14 years$25.00More Information
Class 605: Boys 13-14 years$25.00More Information
Class 606: Girls 15-16 years$25.00More Information
Class 607: Boys 15-16 years$25.00More Information
Class 608: Girls 17-18 years$25.00More Information
Class 609: Boys 17-18 years$25.00More Information
Class 610: Male & Female 19 & over$25.00More Information

Operetta

  • Participants shall perform one (1) selection from an operetta. Selection does not need to be in any official syllabi.
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Class 800: Girls & Boys 16 & under$25.00More Information
Class 801: Girls & Boys 18 & under$25.00More Information
Class 802: Male & Female 19 & over$25.00More Information

Novice

  • Participants must be in their first (1st) year of private voice lessons, and/or be in their first music festival experience.
  • Performers shall perform one (1) selection of his/her choice. Selection need not be in any official syllabi.
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Class 900: Girls & Boys 12 & under$25.00More Information
Class 901: Girls & Boys 16 & under$25.00More Information
Class 902: Male & Female 19 & under$25.00More Information
Class 903: Adults 20 & over$25.00More Information

Adjudication-Only: Masterclass

  • Each performer may sing one (1) selection of his/her choice. No pop or musical theatre.
  • Selection may be in any language. English translation needs to be provided in a foreign language piece.
  • Adjudicator will spend 15 minutes (including performance of piece) with each performer.
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Class 1000: Girls & Boys 14-18 years$45.00More Information
Class 1001: Male & Female 19 & over$45.00More Information

Adjudication-Only: Singer/Song Writer

  • Performers of all ages and levels are welcome.
  • Each participant shall perform one (1) original composition.
  • All types of accompaniments are permitted including backing tracks. Singers need to provide own equipment and/or player if using a backing track.
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Class 1100: Singer/Song Writer$25.00More Information

Adjudication-Only: Family Music-Open

  • Open to all song choices including mash-ups and instrumental accompaniment(s).
  • Each performance must include two (2) or more family members. Performers and ensembles of all ages and levels are welcome.
  • Each family shall perform one (1) selection.
  • Important: Only one person needs to register for the family.
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Class 1200: Family Music - Open$25.00More Information

Adjudication-Only: World Music

  • Performers and ensembles of all ages and levels are welcome.
  • Each individual or ensemble is permitted one (1) non-Western style selection.
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Class 1300: World Music - Open$25.00More Information