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New Milton Music Festival

Celebrating Local Talent

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Festival Winners 2018

Junior Vocal

Class Girls 9 years and under. Any one song.

Class Girls 10-12 years. Any one song.

Class Girls 13-15 years. Any one song.

Class Girls 13-15 years. Any one song from shows or films.

Class Girls 16-18 years. Any one song.

Class Girls 16-18 years. Any one song from shows or films.

Class Girls 12 years and over, with guitar self-accompaniment. Any one song (see Rule 9).

Class Boys 12 years and over, with guitar self-accompaniment. Any one song (see Rule 9).

Class Boys 9 years and under. Any one song.

Class Boys 10 years and over (treble voice). Any one song.

Class Boys 18 years and under (tenor, baritone or bass). Any one song.

Class Folk song, 18 years and under, any voice. Any one song, accompanied or unaccompanied.

Class Junior Recital, 18 years and under, any voice. Three contrasting songs.

Class Duets, 15 years and under, any voices. Any one duet.

Class Duets, 18 years and under. Any voices. Any one duet.

Class Duets, Mixed Ages, Junior & Adult (eg parent & child). Any one duet.

Adult Vocal

Class Folk song. One song, accompanied or unaccompanied.

Class Light opera or music from the shows or films. Any one song.

Class Lieder, French or Italian song. Any one song, to be sung in the original language.

Class British song. Any one song by a British composer.

Class Operatic Solo. One aria from any opera written after 1750.

Class Oratorio Solo. One aria from an oratorio or sacred work.

Class Vocal duet, trio or quartet. Any one item.

Class Adult Recital. A balanced programme of own choice songs.

Junior Choral

Class Infant choirs, 5-7 years. Any two contrasting items.

Class Junior choirs, 7-11 years. Any two contrasting items.

Class Junior choirs and Prep schools, 7-13 years. Any two contrasting items.

Class Senior choirs and Secondary schools, 12-16 years. Any two contrasting items.

Class Youth organisations, 20 years and under. Any two contrasting items.

Class OPEN Choir class (In celebration of local talent. No adjudication and a salver for taking part). Own choice(s).

Adult Choral

Class Church Choir, any age. Own choice(s).

Class Adult Choir, ladies, men or mixed voice, community groups. Own choice(s).

Class Barbershop Choir, ladies, men or mixed voice. Own choice(s).

Class OPEN Choir class (In celebration of local talent. No adjudication and a salver for taking part). Own choice(s).

Class Gospel Choir, any age. Own choice(s).

Class Cabaret-style entertainers. Own choice(s).

Class Musical Theatre. Songs from the shows. Own choice(s).

Composition

Class 12 years and under. One composition.

Class 13-18 years. One composition.

Class 19 years and over. One composition.

Woodwind

Class Recorder Solo, Grades 1-3, any recorder. Own choice.

Class Recorder Solo, Grades 4-6, any recorder. Own choice.

Class Recorder Solo, Grade 7 and above, any recorder. Own choice.

Class Recorder Duets and Trios, Elementary, any recorders. Own choice.

Class Recorder Duets and Trios, Intermediate, any recorders. Own choice.

Class Recorder Duets and Trios, Advanced, any recorders. Own choice.

Class Recorder Ensemble, Elementary. Any recorders, unison or playing in parts, with/without piano accompaniment. Own choice(s).

Class Recorder Ensemble, Intermediate. Any recorders, playing in parts, with/without piano accompaniment. Own choice(s).

Class Recorder Ensemble, Advanced. Any recorders, playing in parts, with/without piano accompaniment. Own choice(s).

Class Fife Solo, Beginner. Own choice.

Class Flute Solo, Beginner to Grade 1. Own choice.

Class Flute Solo, Grades 2-3. Own choice.

Class Flute Solo, Grades 4-5. Own choice.

Class Flute Solo, Grades 6-7. Own choice.

Class Flute Solo, Grade 8. Own choice.

Class Oboe/Saxophone/Bassoon Solo, Beginner. Own choice.

Class Oboe/Saxophone/Bassoon Solo, Grades 1-3. Own choice.

Class Oboe/Saxophone/Bassoon Solo, Grades 4-5. Own choice.

Class Oboe/Saxophone/Bassoon Solo, Grades 6-7. Own choice.

Class Oboe/Saxophone/Bassoon Solo, Grade 8. Own choice.

Class Clarinet Solo, Beginner-Grade 1. Own choice.

Class Clarinet Solo, Grades 2-3. Own choice.

Class Clarinet Solo, Grades 4-5. Own choice.

Class Clarinet Solo, Grades 6-7. Own choice.

Class Clarinet Solo, Grade 8. Own choice.

Class Harmonica Solo, Grade 3 and under. Own choice.

Class Harmonica Solo, Grade 4 and above. Own choice.

Class Adult Solo, any woodwind instrument, up to two years playing. Own choice.

Class Adult Solo, any woodwind instrument, over two years playing. Own choice.

Class Adult Open Class. Performance without adjudication.

Class Recital, any woodwind instrument. Own choice(s).

Class Duet or Trio, Elementary. Any combination of woodwind instruments. Own choice.

Class Duet or Trio, Intermediate. Any combination of woodwind instruments. Own choice.

Class Duet or Trio, Advanced. Any combination of woodwind instruments. Own choice.

Class Ensembles, Elementary. Any combination of woodwind instruments. Own choice(s).

Class Ensembles, Intermediate. Any combination of woodwind instruments. Own choice(s).

Class Ensembles, Advanced. Any combination of woodwind instruments. Own choice(s).

Brass

Class Beginner solo. Own choice.

Class Solo, Grades 1-3, any brass instrument. Own choice.

Class Solo, Grades 4-6, any brass instrument. Own choice.

Class Solo, Grade 7 and above, any brass instrument. Own choice.

Class Duet or Trio, Elementary. Any brass instruments. Own choice.

Class Duet or Trio, Intermediate. Any brass instruments. Own choice.

Class Duet or Trio, Advanced. Any brass instruments. Own choice.

Class Brass Ensemble, 12 years and under. Any number of players to a part. Own choice(s).

Class Brass Ensemble, 13-18 years. Any number of players to a part. Own choice(s).

Class Adult Open Class. Performance without adjudication.

Class Recital. Any brass instrument. Own choice(s).

Strings

Class Solo, Preliminary, any bowed instrument. Own choice.

Class Solo, Grade 1, any bowed instrument. Own choice.

Class Solo, Grade 2, any bowed instrument. Own choice.

Class Solo, Grade 3, any bowed instrument. Own choice.

Class Solo, Grade 4, any bowed instrument. Own choice.

Class Solo, Grade 5, any bowed instrument. Own choice.

Class Solo, Grades 6-7, any bowed instrument. Own choice.

Class Solo, Grade 8, any bowed instrument. Own choice.

Class Adult Solo, any stringed instrument, up to two years playing. Own choice item.

Class Adult Solo, any stringed instrument, over two years playing. Own choice.

Class Recital, any bowed instrument, with/without piano accompaniment. Own choice(s).

Class Adult Open Class. Performance without adjudication.

Class Harp, Beginner to Grade 3. Own choice.

Class Harp, Grade 4 and above. Own choice.

Class Duet, Grades 1-3. Any strings, with/without piano accompaniment. Own choice.

Class Duet, Grade 4 and above. Any strings, with/without piano accompaniment. Own choice.

Class Trio, Grades 1-3. Own choice.

Class Trio, Grade 4 and above. Own choice.

Class String Quartet, Preliminary. Own choice.

Class String Quartet, Grades 1-3. Own choice.

Class String Quartet, Grades 4-5. Own choice.

Class String Quartet, Grades 6-8. Own choice.

Class String Ensemble/Orchestra, 12 years and under. 5 or more players. Own choice(s).

Class String Ensemble/Orchestra, Secondary age/adult (not to include teachers as players). 5 or more players. Own choice(s).

Acoustic and Electric Guitar

Class Solo, Debut-Grade 1. Choice from syllabus.

Class Solo, Grades 2-3. Choice from syllabus.

Class Solo, Grades 4-5. Choice from syllabus.

Class Solo, Grades 6-8. Choice from syllabus.

Class Duet, Grades 1-3. Choice from syllabus.

Class Duet, Grades 4-5. Choice from syllabus.

Class Duet, Grades 6-8. Choice from syllabus.

Class Guitar Ensemble, any grade. Choice from syllabus.

Class Solo Adult Open Class. Performance without adjudication.

Classical Guitar and Plucked Strings

Class Solo, Preliminary to Grade 1. Own choice.

Class Solo, Grades 2-3. Own choice.

Class Solo, Grades 4-5. Own choice.

Class Solo, Grades 6-8. Own choice.

Class Duet, Elementary. Own choice.

Class Duet, Intermediate. Own choice.

Class Duet, Advanced. Own choice.

Class Trio/Ensemble. Own choice.

Class Solo, any plucked stringed instrument up to Grade 3. Own choice.

Class Solo, any plucked stringed instrument above Grade 3. Own choice.

Class Adult Open Class. Performance without adjudication.

Class Recital. Own choice(s).

Percussion

Class Preliminary solo. Own choice.

Class Solo, Grade 1. Own choice.

Class Solo, Grade 2. Own Choice.

Class Solo, Grade 3. Own choice.

Class Solo, Grades 4-5. Own choice.

Class Solo, Grade 6 and above. Own choice.

Class Ensemble, 13 years and under. Own choice.

Class Ensemble, 14 years and over. Own choice.

Class Adult Open Class. Performance without adjudication.

Piano

Class Beginner Solo, up to one year playing. Own choice(s).

Class Beginner Solo, over one year playing. Own choice(s).

Class Grade 1. Own choice(s).

Class Grade 2. Own choice(s).

Class Grade 3. Own choice(s).

Class Grade 4. Own choice(s).

Class Grade 5. Own choice(s).

Class Grade 6. Own choice(s).

Class Grade 7. Own choice(s).

Class Grade 8. Own choice(s).

Class Adult up to two years playing. Own choice(s).

Class Adult over two years playing. Own choice(s).

Class Duet, any age Elementary. Own choice(s).

Class Duet, any age Intermediate. Own choice(s).

Class Duet, any age Advanced. Own choice(s).

Class Recital.

Class Adult Open Class. Performance without adjudication.

Accordion

Class Solo, Grades 1-2. Own Choice.

Class Solo, Grades 3-4. Own Choice.

Class Solo, Grades 5-6. Own Choice.

Class Solo, Grade 7 and above. Own Choice.

Class Duet, Grades 1-2. Own Choice.

Class Duet, Grades 3-4. Own Choice.

Class Duet, Grades 5-6. Own Choice.

Class Duet, Grade 7 and above. Own Choice.

Class Group, Grades 1-2. Own Choice.

Class Group, Grades 3-4. Own Choice.

Class Group, Grades 5-6. Own Choice.

Class Group, Grade 7 and above. Own Choice.

Class Orchestra, Grades 1-2. Own Choice.

Class Orchestra, Grades 3-4. Own Choice.

Class Orchestra, Grades 5-6. Own Choice.

Class Orchestra, Grade 7 and above. Own Choice.

Class Mixed Ability Band. Own Choice.

Class Show Band. Own Choice.

Class Scottish Solo. Own Choice.

Class Polka Solo. Own Choice.

Class Musette Solo. Own Choice.

Class Solo, adult beginner. Own Choice.

Class Accordion with another instrument. Own Choice.

Class Entertainment Section, maximum six performers, at least one accordionist. Own choice.

Mixed Ensembles

Class Chamber Ensemble, any combination of instruments and/or voices, not eligible to compete in any other class (maximum 10 players of any age). Own choice(s).

Class Large Ensemble, any combination of instruments and/or voices, not eligible to compete in any other class (10 or more players, 13 years and under). Own choice(s).

Class Ensemble, 10 or more players, 14 years and over, any combination of instruments and/or voices not eligible to compete in any other class. Own choice(s).

Class Family Ensemble, two or more members of the same family, any age, any combination of instruments and/or voices. Own choice(s).

Class Duet or Trio, any age, any instruments and/or voices not eligible to compete in any other class. Own choice(s).

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