2024 Syllabus - Voice - Classical


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

Class5203 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtual$30.00Register
Class5204 - Changing VoiceLiveclosedVirtual$30.00Register
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.

Class5380 - Level 4LiveclosedVirtual$39.00Register
Class5381 - Level 5LiveclosedVirtual$39.00Register
Class5382 - Level 6LiveclosedVirtual$39.00Register

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.

Class5223 - Level 4LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5224 - Level 5LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register
Class5225 - Level 6LiveclosedVirtual$20.00Register

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**

Class5251 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5253 - Changing VoiceLiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register

Solo - Church

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

Class5263 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5265 - Changing VoiceLiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register

Solo - English Song

Perform a selection from a standard repertoire of English language.

Class5275 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5277 - Changing VoiceLiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register

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.

Class5287 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5289 - Changing VoiceLiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register

Solo - German (Lied) Song

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

Class5299 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5301 - Changing VoiceLiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register

Solo - Gospel or Spiritual

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

Class5310 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5312 - Changing VoiceLiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register

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.

Class5322 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5324 - Changing VoiceLiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register

Solo - Italian Song

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

Class5334 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5336 - Changing VoiceLiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register

Solo - Light Opera or Operetta

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

Class5346 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5348 - Changing VoiceLiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register

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.

Class5358 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5360 - Changing VoiceLiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register

Solo - Oratorio

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

Class5370 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5372 - Changing VoiceLiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register

Solo - Recital

Perform two classical songs in any language.

Class5391 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtual$30.00Register
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

Solo - Spanish Song

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

Class5403 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5405 - Changing VoiceLiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register

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 **

Class5415 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register
Class5417 - Changing VoiceLiveclosedVirtual$23.00Register