Brass – 2020

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Section 90: Brass Solos – Senior

Section Notes

  1. Refer to Rules 9, 17, 18, 32 and 37. Read all Syllabus rules with care.
  2. NEW! In all Open classes (SR90-01 to SR90-09), selections no longer need to be memorized, but it is strongly encouraged.
  3. All music for Open classes (SR90-01 to SR90-09) must be of at least GRADE 10 level or above. Competitors to check Current RCM and Conservatory Canada lists.
  4. To be eligible for a scholarship, competitors must enter a minimum of two classes and receive a minimum mark of 85.
  5. The Festival does not make music stands available to competitors in solo or small group classes.
  6. Performance times MUST be included on the entry form.
  7. Classes marked with (“P”) beside them are eligible to proceed to the Provincial Finals Competition. Please see General Rules.
Class SR90-01 – Eb Alto Horn – Open – Concerto or Concerted Work (“P”)
Fee: $48.00

One mvt. of a concerto. Must be memorized.

Class SR90-02 – Trumpet Solo – Open – Concerto or Concerted Work (“P”)
Fee: $48.00

One mvt. of a concerto. Must be memorized.

Class SR90-03 – Trumpet Solo – Open (“P”)
Fee: $48.00

Concerto not allowed. Time limit 15 minutes. Must be memorized.

Class SR90-04 – French Horn Solo – Open – Concerto or Concerted Work (“P”)
Fee: $48.00

One mvt. of a concerto. Must be memorized.

Class SR90-05 – French Horn Solo – Open (“P”)
Fee: $48.00

Concerto not allowed. Time limit 15 minutes. Must be memorized.

Class SR90-06 – Trombone Solo – Open – Concerto or Concerted Work (“P”)
Fee: $48.00

One mvt. of a concerto. Must be memorized.

Class SR90-07 – Trombone Solo – Open (“P”)
Fee: $48.00

Concerto not allowed. Time limit 15 minutes. Must be memorized.

Class SR90-08 – Baritone or Euphonium Solo – Open – Concerto or Concerted Work (“P”)
Fee: $48.00

One mvt. of a concerto. Must be memorized.

Class SR90-10 – Baritone or Euphonium Solo – Open (“P”)
Fee: $48.00

Concerto not allowed. Time limit 15 minutes. Must be memorized.

Class SR90-09 – Bass (Tuba) Solo – Open – Concerto or Concerted Work (“P”)
Fee: $48.00

One mvt. of a concerto. Must be memorized.

Class SR90-11 – Bass (Tuba) – Open (“P”)
Fee: $48.00

Concerto not allowed. Time limit 15 minutes. Must be memorized.

Section 91: Brass Solos

Section Notes

  1. Refer to Rules 9, 17, 18, 32 and 37. Read all Syllabus rules with care.
  2. Memorization is optional but recommended. Bonus points will be award for memorization.
  3. Competitors should be aware that all classes marked with a “P” make a competitor potentially eligible to proceed to the Provincial finals (June, 2020)
  4. To be eligible for a scholarship, competitors must enter a minimum of two classes and receive a minimum mark of 85.
  5. Da capo and dal segno signs must be played. Repeats should NOT be played unless otherwise indicated in either the RCM or CC Syllabus.
  6. The Festival does not make music stands available to competitors in solo or small group classes.
  7. Performance times MUST be included on the entry form.
Class 91-01 – Trumpet Solo – Grade 10 – List A (2013 RCM Syllabus) (“P”)
Fee: $44.00
Own choice.
Class 91-02 – Trumpet Solo – Grade 10 – List B (2013 RCM Syllabus) (“P”)
Fee: $44.00
Own choice.
Class 91-03 – Trumpet Solo – Grade 10 – List C (2013 RCM Syllabus) (“P”)
Fee: $44.00
Own choice.
Class 91-04 – Piccolo Trumpet Solo – Grade 10 – List D (2013 RCM Syllabus) (“P”)
Fee: $44.00
Own choice.
Class 91-05 – Trumpet Solo – Grade 9 – List A (2013 RCM Syllabus) (“P”)
Fee: $44.00
Own choice.
Class 91-06 – Trumpet Solo – Grade 9 – List B (2013 RCM Syllabus) (“P”)
Fee: $44.00
Own choice.
Class 91-07 – Trumpet Solo – Grade 9 – List C (2013 RCM Syllabus) (“P”)
Fee: $44.00
Own choice.
Class 91-08 – Trumpet Solo – Grade 8 – List A (2013 RCM Syllabus) (“P”)
Fee: $44.00
Own choice.
Class 91-09 – Trumpet Solo – Grade 8 – List B (2013 RCM Syllabus) (“P”)
Fee: $44.00
Own choice.
Class 91-10 – Trumpet Solo – Grade 7 – List A (2013 RCM Syllabus) (“P”)
Fee: $43.00
Own choice.
Class 91-11 – Trumpet Solo – Grade 7 – List B (2013 RCM Syllabus) (“P”)
Fee: $43.00
Own choice.
Class 91-12 – Trumpet Solo – Grade 6 – List A (2013 RCM Syllabus) (“P”)
Fee: $43.00
Own choice.
Class 91-13 – Trumpet Solo – Grade 6 – List B (2013 RCM Syllabus) (“P”)
Fee: $43.00
Own choice.
Class 91-14 – Trumpet Solo – Grade 5 – List A (2013 RCM Syllabus)
Fee: $43.00
Own choice.
Class 91-15 – Trumpet Solo – Grade 5 – List B (2013 RCM Syllabus)
Fee: $43.00
Own choice.
Class 91-16 – Trumpet Solo – Grade 4 – List A (2013 RCM Syllabus)
Fee: $42.00
Own choice.
Class 91-17 – Trumpet Solo – Grade 4 – List B (2013 RCM Syllabus)
Fee: $42.00
Own choice.
Class 91-18 – Trumpet Solo – Grade 3 – List A (2013 RCM Syllabus)
Fee: $42.00
Own choice. Time limit: 5 minutes
Class 91-19 – Trumpet Solo – Grade 3 – List B (2013 RCM Syllabus)
Fee: $42.00
Own choice. Time limit: 5 minutes
Class 91-20 – Trumpet Solo – Grade 2 – List A (2013 RCM Syllabus)
Fee: $40.00
Own choice.
Class 91-21 – Trumpet Solo – Grade 2 – List B (2013 RCM Syllabus)
Fee: $40.00
Own choice.
Class 91-22 – Trumpet Solo – Grade 1 – List A (2013 RCM Syllabus)
Fee: $40.00
Own choice.
Class 91-23 – Trumpet Solo – Grade 1 – List B (2013 RCM Syllabus)
Fee: $40.00
Own choice.
Class 91-24 – French Horn Solo – Age 18 & Under (Grade 9/10 level) (“P”)
Fee: $44.00
Own choice. Time limit 8 mins.
Class 91-25 – French Horn Solo – Age 16 & Under (Grade 6/7/8 level) (“P”)
Fee: $42.00
Own choice. Time limit 7 mins.
Class 91-26 – French Horn Solo – Age 14 & Under (Grade 4/5 level)
Fee: $42.00
Own choice. Time limit 6 mins.
Class 91-27 – French Horn Solo – Two Years Tuition
Fee: $40.00
Own choice. Time limit 5 mins.
Class 91-28 – Trombone Solo – Age 18 & Under (Grade 9/10 level) (“P”)
Fee: $42.00
Own choice. Time limit 8 mins.
Class 91-29 – Trombone Solo – Age 16 & Under (Grade 6/7/8 level) (“P”)
Fee: $42.00
Own choice. Time limit 7 mins.
Class 91-30 – Trombone Solo – Age 14 & Under (Grade 4/5 level)
Fee: $42.00
Own choice. Time limit 7 mins.
Class 91-31 – Trombone Solo – Two Years Tuition
Fee: $40.00
Own choice. Time limit 5 mins.
Class 91-32 – Baritone or Euphonium Solo – Age 18 & Under (Grade 9/10 level) (“P”)
Fee: $44.00
Own choice. Time limit 8 mins.
Class 91-33 – Baritone or Euphonium Solo – Age 16 & Under (Grade 6/7/8 level) (“P”)
Fee: $42.00
Own choice. Time limit 7 mins.
Class 91-34 – Baritone or Euphonium Solo – Age 14 & Under (Grade 4/5 level)
Fee: $42.00
Own choice. Time limit 7 mins.
Class 91-35 – Baritone or Euphonium Solo – Two Years Tuition
Fee: $40.00
Own choice. Time limit 5 mins.
Class 91-36 – Bass (Tuba) – Age 18 & Under (Grade 9/10 level) (“P”)
Fee: $42.00
Own choice. Time limit 8 mins.
Class 91-37 – Bass (Tuba) – Age 16 & Under (Grade 6/7/8 level) (“P”)
Fee: $42.00
Own choice. Time limit 7 mins.
Class 91-38 – Bass (Tuba) – Age 14 & Under (Grade 4/5 level)
Fee: $40.00
Own choice. Time limit 7 mins.
Class 91-39 – Bass (Tuba) Solo – Two Years Tuition
Fee: $40.00
Own choice. Time limit 5 mins.

Section 92: Brass & Percussion Ensembles

Section Notes

  1. Refer to Rules 17, 18, 32 and 37. Read all Syllabus rules with care.
  2. Time limit of 10 minutes for all class except where specified, includes assembly, tuning, warm-up and performance.
  3. Own choice or as specified.
  4. School brass and percussion ensembles are listed in Section 121.
  5. Piano not permitted unless specified.
  6. The Festival does not make music stands available to competitors in solo or small group classes.
  7. Performance times MUST be included on the entry form.
Class 92-01 – Brass Ensemble – Open (“P”)
Fee: $65.00
6-20 Players
Class 92-02 – Brass Ensemble – Age 15 & Under
Fee: $65.00
6-20 Players
Class 92-03 – Brass Quintet – Open (“P”)
Fee: $65.00
Own choice.
Class 92-04 – Brass Quintet – Age 15 & Under
Fee: $65.00
Own choice of two contrasting selections.
Class 92-05 – Brass Quartet – Open (“P”)
Fee: $65.00
Own choice of two contrasting selections.
Class 92-06 – Brass Trio – Openn(“P”)
Fee: $60.00
Own choice of two contrasting selections.
Class 92-07 – Brass Duet – Open – With Piano
Fee: $60.00
Own choice of two contrasting selections.
Class 92-08 – Brass Duet – Open – Without Piano
Fee: $60.00
Own choice of two contrasting selections.
Class 92-09 – Brass Duet – 15 & Under – With Piano
Fee: $60.00
Own choice of two contrasting selections.
Class 92-10 – Brass Duet – 15 & Under – Without Piano
Fee: $60.00
Own choice of two contrasting selections.
Class 92-11 – Brass Duet – 13 & Under – With Piano
Fee: $58.00
Own choice of two contrasting selections.
Class 92-12 – Brass Duet – 13 & Under – Without Piano
Fee: $58.00
Own choice of two contrasting selections.
Class 92-13 – Brass Duet – 11 & Under – With Piano
Fee: $58.00
Own choice of two contrasting selections.
Class 92-14 – Brass Duet – 11 & Under – Without Piano
Fee: $58.00
Own choice of two contrasting selections.
Class 92-15 – Percussion Ensemble – Open
Fee: $65.00
Own choice of two contrasting selections.