School Choirs Syllabus 2018
Tuesday 6 March 2pm
Chapel, Charterhouse School, Godalming Surrey, GU7 2DX
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.
Classes are up to and including the specified year group.
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.
|SC01||Choir - up to Year 2 - An adjudication will be given but no marks awarded||6 minutes||£18|
|SC02||Choir - up to Year 4 - An adjudication will be given but no marks awarded||6 minutes||£18|
|SC03||Choir - up to Year 2||6 minutes||£18|
|SC04||Choir - up to Year 4||DAVID BILBE CUP||6 minutes||£18|
|SC05||Choir - up to Year 6||CHALLENGE CUP||6 minutes||£18|
|In the following classes, at least 1 piece should be in more than one part|
|SC06||Choir - up to Year 8||6 minutes||£18|
|SC07||Choir - up to & including Year 9||6 minutes||£18|
|The GODALMING OPERATIC SOCIETY CUP is awarded for the best performance in Year 8 & 9|
|SC08||Madrigal Group under 19 years||ELLEN ROWELL CUP||6 minutes||£10|
|A madrigal group should be up to 12 voices|
|SC09||Choir of Secondary School Age & 6th Form College,|
|Girls and unbroken voices||FESTIVAL CUP||6 minutes||£18|
|SC10||Choir of Secondary School Age & 6th Form College, Mixed voices||HYDON CUP||6 minutes||£18|
|The DARNTON TROPHY is awarded at adjudicator's discretion to the choir giving the most promising performance|