Percussion – 2020

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Section 95: Percussion Solos

Section Notes

  1. Refer to Rules 9, 17, 18, 32 and 37. Read all Syllabus rules with care.
  2. To be eligible for a scholarship, competitors must enter a minimum of two classes and receive a minimum mark of 85.
  3. Performance times MUST be included on the entry form.
  4. All classes in this section are eligible to be recommended to the Provincial Finals Recorded Competition.
Class 95-01 – Percussion Solo – Advanced (“P”)
Fee: $63.00
Three selections consisting of contrasting styles to include works on any two of mallets, tympani or snare drum. Use of other precussion instruments is permissiable but must be provided by the competitor. One selection must be at least two consecutive movements of a multi-movement work. Time limit 40 minutes. Memorization of multi-instrument pieces is encouraged but not required. Piano accompaniment is not permitted.
Class 95-02 – Percussion Solo – Senior (“P”)
Fee: $63.00
Three selections consisting of contrasting styles to include works on any two of mallets, tympani or snare drum. Use of other precussion instruments is permissiable but must be provided by the competitor. One selection must be at least two consecutive movements of a multi-movement work. Time limit 30 minutes. Memorization is encouraged but not required. Piano accompaniment is not permitted.
Class 95-03 – Percussion Solo – Intermediate (“P”)
Fee: $63.00
Two selections consisting of contrasting styles to include works on any two of mallets, tympani or snare drum. Use of other precussion instruments is permissiable but must be provided by the competitor. One selection must be at least two consecutive movements of a multi-movement work. Time limit 30 minutes. Memorization is encouraged but not required. Piano accompaniment is not permitted.
Class 95-04 – Percussion Solo – Junior (“P”)
Fee: $58.00
Two selections consisting of contrasting styles to include works on any two percussion instruments of your choice. Time limit 20 mins. Memorization is encouraged by not required. Piano accompaniment is not permitted.