Adult Choirs Syllabus 2018
Saturday 17 March 2pm
Godalming United Church, Bridge Road, Godalming GU7 3DU
Honorary Secretary: Mrs Allison Graham, 52 Fox Dene, Godalming GU7 1YQ
01483 527541 email@example.com
CLOSING DATE for entries in CHOIRS: Wednesday 10 JANUARY 2018
Adjudicator: Jacquelyn Fugelle
Jacquelyn Fugelle is one of the most versatile sopranos of her generation performing in opera, operetta, oratorio and recital. Whilst studying at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama she was a prize winner in the Kathleen Ferrier Memorial Competition and was given a prestigious Royal Society of Arts Decca Prize which enabled her to complete her studies in Rome and Vienna.
She gave her debut at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden as Arbate in Mozart`s `Mitridate` to wide critical acclaim. She was invited to perform this role at the Teatro Regio, Turin and later returned to the Royal Opera House to undertake further roles. She has also performed for English National Opera, Scottish Opera and for the Carl Rosa Opera Company.
She has sung in concert and oratorio across the globe and in major London venues which included a performance of Elijah at St Paul`s Cathedral conducted by Kurt Masur. Jacquelyn has been a soloist with the BBC Concert Orchestra in over sixty recitals for BBC radio. Other notable concerts for the BBC include a celebration of English Song from the Haymarket Theatre, Drury Lane and a live broadcast from the Mermaid Theatre in London together with her daughter, West End musical theatre singer Abigail Jaye. Television appearances include broadcasts in Hilversum, Stockholm, Rome, Hungary and for ITV. Recent concerts include a recital at Dodington Park House for Sir James and Lady Dyson. Jacquelyn is an adjudicator for the British and International Federation of Festivals and is a member of the Incorporated Society of Musicians. More information and audio clips at www.JacquelynFugelle.com
All choirs and choruses are limited to a maximum of 45 voices.
Competitors must be bona fide members of the choir with which they enter.
Solos, when they occur, may be sung by any number of voices.
Conductors may be professional or amateur.
ALL classes are OWN CHOICE of one or more songs (but must not exceed time limit)
A mark of 84 is a minimum requirement for a trophy to be awarded.
|AC01||Adult Madrigal Group up to 12 voices and may include junior voices||6 minutes||£11|
|AC02||Adult Choir Singing Sacred Music, may include junior voices||6 minutes||£35|
|The TYREMAN CUP is awarded for the best performance in AC01 & AC02|
|AC03||Barbershop Ladies' Quartet||6 minutes||£11|
|AC04||Barbershop Men's Quartet||6 minutes||£11|
|AC05||Barbershop Mixed Voice Quartet||6 minutes||£11|
|AC06||Barbershop Ladies' Chorus||6 minutes||£35|
|AC07||Barbershop Men's Chorus||6 minutes||£35|
|The BARBERSHOP SHIELD is awarded for the best performance in Barbershop classes|
|AC08||Ladies Open (songs in two or more parts)||DAYKIN CUP||8 minutes||£35|
|AC09||Mixed Voice Choir, may include junior voices||8 minutes||£35|
|AC10||Male Voice Choir||8 minutes||£35|
|AC11||Chorus from a Musical Show, Light Opera or Gilbert & Sullivan, may include junior voices||8 minutes||£35|
|The STREETER TROPHY is awarded for the best performance in classes AC08 - AC11|