2024 Syllabus - Voice - Classical


Sing a duet in any language with any combination of voices.

Class5201 - Beginner (age 10 & under)LiveclosedVirtual$30.00Register
Class5202 - Elementary (ages 11-12)LiveclosedVirtual$30.00Register
Class5203 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtual$30.00Register
Class5204 - Changing VoiceLiveclosedVirtual$30.00Register
Class5205 - Intermediate (ages 15-16)LiveclosedVirtual$35.00Register
Class5206 - Senior (ages 17-18)LiveclosedVirtual$35.00Register
Class5207 - Diploma (at ARCT level)LiveclosedVirtual$35.00Register
Class5208 - Open (ARCT)LiveclosedVirtual$35.00Register
Class5209 - Later Stages (ages 30 & over)LiveclosedVirtual$35.00Register
Class5210 - SacredLiveclosedVirtual$30.00Register
Class5211 - FamilyLiveclosedVirtual$30.00Register

Solo - Grand Opera

Sing an operatic aria in the language in which it was written. In classes separated into male and female, entrants are welcome to enter where they feel comfortable as we want to respect the individual's right to sing in any voiced category based on their identity.

Class5422 - Grand Opera Voice OpenLiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register


Perform one or two contrasting selections in any language.

Class5212 - TrioLiveclosedVirtual$31.00Register
Class5213 - QuartetLiveclosedVirtual$41.00Register
Class5214 - Barbershop/Sweet Adelines QuartetLiveclosedVirtual$41.00Register
Class5215 - Double or Triple TrioLiveclosedVirtual$41.00Register
Class5216 - Small Group (2-6 performers of all ages)LiveclosedVirtual$37.00Register
Class5217 - Large Group (7-12 performers of all ages)LiveclosedVirtual$41.00Register
Class5218 - FamilyLiveclosedVirtual$37.00Register

Provincial Qualifying

Perform two musically contrasting selections in at least two languages, taken from approved syllabi. Time limit for all categories is 15 min

Provincial finalists may be selected from this qualifying class or from their overall achievement in individual solo classes.

Class5377 - Level 1LiveclosedVirtual$39.00Register
Class5378 - Level 2LiveclosedVirtual$39.00Register
Class5379 - Level 3LiveclosedVirtual$39.00Register
Class5380 - Level 4LiveclosedVirtual$39.00Register
Class5381 - Level 5LiveclosedVirtual$39.00Register
Class5382 - Level 6LiveclosedVirtual$39.00Register
Class5383 - Level 7LiveclosedVirtual$45.00Register
Class5384 - Level 8LiveclosedVirtual$45.00Register
Class5385 - Level 9LiveclosedVirtual$45.00Register
Class5386 - Level 10LiveclosedVirtual$49.00Register
Class5387 - DiplomaLiveclosedVirtual$49.00Register
Class5388 - OpenLiveclosedVirtual$49.00Register

Solo - By Level - Female

Perform a selection in any language taken from the current syllabi. Songs may be transposed to suit vocal development. In classes separated into male and female, entrants are welcome to enter where they feel comfortable as we want to respect the individual's right to sing in any voiced category based on their identity.

Class5219 - Level IntroductoryLiveclosedVirtual$15.00Register
Class5220 - Level 1LiveclosedVirtual$15.00Register
Class5221 - Level 2LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5222 - Level 3LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5223 - Level 4LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5224 - Level 5LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5225 - Level 6LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5226 - Level 7LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5227 - Level 8LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5228 - Level 9LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5229 - Level 10LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5230 - Level DiplomaLiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5231 - Level OpenLiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5232 - Level Later StagesLiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register

Solo - Canadian Song

Perform an original classical composition by a Canadian composer. Approved syllabi have suitable material.
**Note: Folksong arrangements must be sung in either "Traditional Folk" or "French Song" classes, not here**

Class5247 - Beginner (age 10 & under)LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5249 - Elementary (ages 11-12)LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5251 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5253 - Changing VoiceLiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5254 - Intermediate (ages 15-16)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5255 - Senior (ages 17-18)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5256 - Diploma (at ARCT level)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5257 - Open (ARCT)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5258 - Later Stages (ages 30 & over)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register

Solo - Church

Perform a classical church solo (not taken from an oratorio, cantata or motet) in your choice of language.

Class5259 - Beginner (age 10 & under)LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5261 - Elementary (ages 11-12)LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5263 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5265 - Changing VoiceLiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5266 - Intermediate (ages 15-16)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5267 - Senior (ages 17-18)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5268 - Diploma (at ARCT level)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5269 - Open (ARCT)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5270 - Later Stages (ages 30 & over)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register

Solo - English Song

Perform a selection from a standard repertoire of English language.

Class5271 - Beginner (age 10 & under)LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5273 - Elementary (ages 11-12)LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5275 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5277 - Changing VoiceLiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5278 - Intermediate (ages 15-16)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5279 - Senior (ages 17-18)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5280 - Diploma (at ARCT level)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5281 - Open (ARCT)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5282 - Later Stages (ages 30 & over)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register

Solo - French Song

Perform a selection in French by a French composer, or composed in the French language, with piano accompaniment. Traditional French songs or French-Canadian folk songs are acceptable. Approved syllabi also have suitable material.

Class5283 - Beginner (age 10 & under)LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5285 - Elementary (ages 11-12)LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5287 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5289 - Changing VoiceLiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5290 - Intermediate (ages 15-16)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5291 - Senior (ages 17-18)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5292 - Diploma (at ARCT level)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5293 - Open (ARCT)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5294 - Later Stages (ages 30 & over)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register

Solo - German (Lied) Song

Perform a selection in German by a German composer, or composed in the German language.

Class5295 - Beginner (age 10 & under)LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5297 - Elementary (ages 11-12)LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5299 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5301 - Changing VoiceLiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5302 - Intermediate (ages 15-16)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5303 - Senior (ages 17-18)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5304 - Diploma (at ARCT level)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5305a - Open (ARCT)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5305b - Later Stages / Adult (29 & over)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register

Solo - Gospel or Spiritual

Perform an arrangement of a spiritual or gospel song in any voice.

Class5306 - Beginner (age 10 & under)LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5308 - Elementary (ages 11-12)LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5310 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5312 - Changing VoiceLiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5313 - Intermediate (ages 15-16)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5314 - Senior (ages 17-18)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5315 - Diploma (at ARCT level)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5316 - Open (ARCT)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5317 - Later Stages (ages 30 & over)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register

Solo - Humorous Song

Perform a humorous piece in any genre such as parlour songs or songs from cabarets, light opera, etc. Props and costumes are not allowed.

Class5318 - Beginner (age 10 & under)LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5320 - Elementary (ages 11-12)LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5322 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5324 - Changing VoiceLiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5325 - Intermediate (ages 15-16)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5326 - Senior (ages 17-18)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5327 - Diploma (at ARCT level)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5328 - Open (ARCT)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5329 - Later Stages (ages 30 & over)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register

Solo - Italian Song

Perform a selection in Italian from classical Italian vocal literature.
**Note: Oratorios should be entered in the appropriate Oratorio class**

Class5330 - Beginner (age 10 & under)LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5332 - Elementary (ages 11-12)LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5334 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5336 - Changing VoiceLiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5337 - Intermediate (ages 15-16)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5338 - Senior (ages 17-18)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5339 - Diploma (at ARCT level)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5340 - Open (ARCT)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5341 - Later Stages (ages 30 & over)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register

Solo - Light Opera or Operetta

Perform one selection of light opera (i.e. Gilbert & Sullivan, Lehar, Strauss, Romberg, etc). Please use live accompaniment.

Class5342 - Beginner (age 10 & under)LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5344 - Elementary (ages 11-12)LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5346 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5348 - Changing VoiceLiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5349 - Intermediate (ages 15-16)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5350 - Senior (ages 17-18)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5351 - Diploma (at ARCT level)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5352 - Open (ARCT)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5353 - Later Stages (ages 30 & over)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register

Solo - Non-Competitive

Perform one or two classical songs in any language. Performers will receive feedback from the adjudicator but not marks or placements, and will not be eligible for prizes or Provincials.

Class5354 - Beginner (age 10 & under)LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5356 - Elementary (ages 11-12)LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5358 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5360 - Changing VoiceLiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5361 - Intermediate (ages 15-16)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5362 - Senior (ages 17-18)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5363 - Diploma (at ARCT level)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5364 - Open (ARCT)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5365 - Later Stages (ages 30 & over)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register

Solo - Oratorio

Perform an aria from any standard Oratorio, or a Requiem, Cantata, Motet or Mass in any language.

Class5366 - Beginner (age 10 & under)LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5368 - Elementary (ages 11-12)LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5370 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5372 - Changing VoiceLiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5373 - Intermediate (ages 15-16)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5374 - Senior (ages 17-18)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5375 - Diploma (at ARCT level)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5376a - Open (ARCT)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5376b - Later Stages /Adult (29 & over)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register

Solo - Recital

Perform two classical songs in any language.

Class5389 - Beginner (age 10 & under)LiveclosedVirtual$30.00Register
Class5390 - Elementary (ages 11-12)LiveclosedVirtual$30.00Register
Class5391 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtual$30.00Register
Class5392 - Intermediate (ages 15-16)LiveclosedVirtual$30.00Register
Class5393 - Senior (ages 17-18)LiveclosedVirtual$40.00Register
Class5394 - Diploma (at ARCT level)LiveclosedVirtual$40.00Register
Class5395a - Open (ARCT)LiveclosedVirtual$40.00Register
Class5396 - Changing Voice (2 contrasting songs appropriate to changing voice development)LiveclosedVirtual$40.00Register
Class5397 - Elementary School (2 contrasting songs that meet Level 1 or higher)LiveclosedVirtual$30.00Register
Class5398 - Secondary School (3 contrasting songs that meet Level 5 or higher)LiveclosedVirtual$30.00Register
Class5395b - Later Stages / Adult (29 & over)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register

Solo - Spanish Song

Perform a selection in Spanish by a Spanish composer or composed in the Spanish language.

Class5399 - Beginner (age 10 & under)LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5401 - Elementary (ages 11-12)LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5403 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5405 - Changing VoiceLiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5406 - Intermediate (ages 15-16)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5407 - Senior (ages 17-18)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5408 - Diploma (at ARCT level)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5409 - Open (ARCT)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5410 - Later Stages (ages 30 & over)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register

Solo - Traditional Folk Song

Perform a traditional folk song with piano accompaniment. A traditional folk song may be arranged but is not composed.
**Note: Contemporary Folk (by 20th and 21st century songwriters) is to be performed in Pop classes **

Class5411 - Beginner (age 10 & under)LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5413 - Elementary (ages 11-12)LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5415 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5417 - Changing VoiceLiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5418 - Intermediate (ages 15-16)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5419 - Senior (ages 17-18)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5420 - Advanced (ages 19-29)aLiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5421 - Later Stages (ages 30 & over)LiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register
Class5420b - Open / Advanced ARCT for 2+ yearsLiveclosedVirtual$25.00Register