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Download the complete CDMF Syllabus - 2020 to find specific Class details.

NOTE:  The 2020 Syllabus will be available shortly

VOCAL – RULES & REGULATIONS

1.  Please read the General Rules and Regulations.

2.  Competitors MUST supply their own accompanist.  The festival DOES NOT
provide competitors with an official accompanist.

3.  Competitors wishing to be considered for recommendations to the Provincial level
     Competitions in:

 

a) Classical Voice-  MUST have entered one of the following Classes:

Junior - Class 86

Intermediate - Class 87

Senior - Class 88

OR

b) Musical Theatre -  MUST have entered one of the following Clases

Junior - Class 142

Intermediate - Class 143

Senior - Class 144

   
4. Each competitor must submit two (2) original scores, of the music he/she   plans to perform, to the adjudicator’s secretary prior to the start of the class.  As an aid to the adjudicator, competitors MUST number the first bar of each line in their score. 

5. All copyrights regarding music MUST be observed.  Photocopies or manual copies of copyrighted material will not be accepted. The exception to this is as follows: Note:  In order to facilitate page turns, the accompanist can use photocopied material providing the original score is on the piano. Downloaded material will be accepted along with proof of purchase

6. If original scores are not available, a letter is required from the publisher giving permission for copying.  If the selection is generally considered to be in the public domain, a letter confirming this FACT is required from the publisher along with permission to copy.

Competitors attempting to use unauthorized copies of copyrighted material WILL BE DISQUALIFIED.

7.  In “Own Selection” for Vocal:  the Title, Composer, Grade Level AND
     Performance Time MUST be specified on the entry form. 

PLEASE NOTE:  CHANGES TO SELECTIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED   AFTER THE ENTRY DEADLINE IF NO SELECTION ON ENTRY FORM THERE WILL BE A 15 MARK DEDUCTION ON AJUDICATION.

Competitors MUST bring original scores (NO PHOTOCOPIES) to the session secretary PRIOR to performing AND MUST claim them after the class has been adjudicated.

8.  ENTRY FORMS – All VOCAL entries, Solo and/or Group, MUST be
     submitted on the Vocal Entry Form.
    
9. Time Limits:  Maximum time limits are given for some classes.  Please  
  note that it is NOT necessary to fill the allotted time limit.  Competitors
  who run overtime WILL be stopped and there may be a marks deduction
  by the adjudicator.

10. Dress Code: Competitors are encouraged to dress appropriately
      to neither offend nor distract the adjudicator, performers or audience.

11. Marking:  See #42 in General Rules & Regulations


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