2024 Syllabus - Woodwinds

This section includes clarinets, flutes, recorders, oboes, bassoons and saxophones.

Provincial Qualifying

Perform two musically contrasting selections from the approved syllabi. Both selections must be at the same level and at the level at which the competitor is currently studying. If the competitor has passed an exam prior to December 31st, 2022, then they cannot enter that level. Please note, unlike the RCM and CC, all selections must be the same grade/level. The Adjudicator will take choice of material into consideration. Memorization is not required but is highly recommended.
Time limits:
Level 1 to Level 7 – Fifteen (15) minutes
Level 8 & Level 9 – Twenty (25) minutes
Level 10 – Thirty-Five (35) minutes
Adjudicator will stop the competitor after the maximum time.

Class5859 - Level 1LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5860 - Level 2LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5861 - Level 3LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5862 - Level 4LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5863 - Level 5LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5864 - Level 6LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5865 - Level 7LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5866 - Level 8LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5867 - Level 9LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5868 - Level 10LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5869 - Diploma / Advanced ARCT for max of 2 yearsLiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5870 - Open ARCT for 2 + yearsLiveclosedVirtualclosed

Solo - By Level

Perform a selection from the approved syllabi, playing the number of movements specified. Diploma plays two contrasting movements from the approved Diploma Syllabi. Selections need not be memorized. Time limit: 7 min

Class5806 - IntroductoryLiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5807 - Level 1LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5808 - Level 2LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5809 - Level 3LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5810 - Level 4LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5811 - Level 5LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5812 - Level 6LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5813 - Level 7LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5814 - Level 8LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5815 - Level 9LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5816 - Level 10LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5817 - Diploma / Advanced ARCT for max of 2 yearsLiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5818 - Open ARCT for 2 + yearsLiveclosedVirtualclosed

Solo - Canadian Composer

Perform one selection by a Canadian Composer. Selections need not be memorized. Please indicate your instrument on your entry.

Class5819 - Beginner (age 10 & under)LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5820 - Elementary (ages 11-12)LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5821 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5822 - Intermediate (ages 15-16)LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5823 - Senior (ages 17-18)LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5824 - Advanced (ages 19-29)LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5825 - Later Stages (ages 29 & over)LiveclosedVirtualclosed

Solo - Concerto

Perform one movement of a Concerto. Orchestral part will be played on a second piano.

Junior - Time limit: 20 min
Intermediate - Time limit: 20 min
Senior - Time limit: 20 min
Diploma - Time limit: 25 min
Open - Time limit: 25 min

Class5826 - JuniorLiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5827 - IntermediateLiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5828 - SeniorLiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5829 - Diploma / Advanced ARCT for max of 2 yearsLiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5830 - OpenLiveclosedVirtualclosed

Solo - Jazz

Perform one or two selections of your own choosing. Selections need not be memorized. Time limit:7 min

Class5831 - Beginner (age 10 & under)LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5832 - Elementary (ages 11-12)LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5833 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5834 - Intermediate (ages 15-16)LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5835 - Senior (ages 17-18)LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5836 - Advanced ARCT for max of 2 years (ages 19-29)LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5837 - Later Stages (ages 29 & over)LiveclosedVirtualclosed

Solo - Light Music

Perform a selection of your choice from this mainly British style of orchestral music, less solemn and usually shorter than other Western classical compositions. Composers such as Leroy Anderson, Albert Ketelbey, Roger Quilter, John Rutter.

Class5838 - Beginner (age 10 & under)LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5839 - Elementary (ages 11-12)LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5840 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5841 - Intermediate (ages 15-16)LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5842 - Senior (ages 17-18)LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5843 - Advanced (ages 19-29)LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5844 - Later Stages (ages 29 & over)LiveclosedVirtualclosed

Solo - Popular

Perform a selection in one or more of the following genres: pop, R & B, soul, rock, alternative, indie, jazz, pop folk or country.

Class5845 - Beginner (age 10 & under)LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5846 - Elementary (ages 11-12)LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5847 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5848 - Intermediate (ages 15-16)LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5849 - Senior (ages 17-18)LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5850 - Advanced (ages 19-29)LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5851 - Later Stages (ages 29 & over)LiveclosedVirtualclosed

Solo - Recital

Perform two contrasting selections at your current level of study. Selections need not be memorized. Please indicate your instrument on your entry.

Class5852 - Beginner (age 10 & under)LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5853 - Elementary (ages 11-12)LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5854 - Junior (ages 13-14)LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5855 - Intermediate (ages 15-16)LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5856 - Senior (ages 17-18)LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5857 - Advanced (ages 19-29)LiveclosedVirtualclosed
Class5858 - Later Stages (ages 29 & over)LiveclosedVirtualclosed