Instrumental Syllabus

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Piano - notes

Piano

Note that in set pieces repeats will be optional unless specifically stated in this syllabus, but all DC and DS marks must be observed. Suitable dress must be worn. No jeans or trainers. Photocopies may not be used for performances. They may only be used by adjudicators and will be destroyed at the end of the session.

Please note that there will no practising on the piano before or during sessions.

The provisional dates for piano classes are 2nd and 3rd March.

Piano Concerto Preliminaries 3rd, 4th and 5th March, Semi-final 6th March.

Piano Concerto Finals on Saturday 8th March.

Please check with the Programme to confirm these dates and times.

Piano Solos


Piano Solos


3000  ‌Beginners Piano ‌£7.00   ‌Age under 9    ‌No Time Limit

Any two solo pieces from Piano Playtime Book 1 by Waterman and Harewood

Faber

Open to those who have learnt for not more than 18 months. Performers entering this class cannot enter any other solo piano class.


3004  ‌Beginners Piano ‌£7.00   ‌Age 9 and under 15    ‌No Time Limit

Any two pieces from Piano Recital Solos Primer Level by Jane and James Bastien

Neil A Kjos Music Company

Open to those who have learnt for not more than 18 months. Performers entering this class cannot enter any other solo piano class.

Award:  F & E RATCLIFFE CUP


3008  ‌Piano ‌£7.00        ‌Age under 8

"The Strawberry Patch" and "Three Wishes" (both without optional teacher accompaniment) from In Recital with Little Pieces for Little Fingers Original Solos book 2

The FJH Music Company Inc

Award:  JAMES MORREN MEMORIAL CUP


3012  ‌Piano ‌£7.00        ‌Age 8 years only

"Ice Cream Blues" and "King of Hearts" (both without optional teacher accompanimentt) from Pretime Piano Jazz and Blues

Faber and Faber (Hal Leonard)

Award:  SILVER CHALLENGE CUP

Presented by: Miss Patricia Cain


3016  ‌Piano ‌£7.00        ‌Age 9 years only

"Bumble Bee Boogie" and "Riverboat Rag" from Rock, Rhythm and Rag Book 1 by Stecher, Horowitz and Gordon

Schirmer

Award:  NYE CUP


3020  ‌Piano ‌£7.00        ‌Age 10 years only

"Giga" by Samuel Arnold" and "The Old Cuckoo Clock" by Nina Bachinskaya from Encore Book 1

Associated Board

Award:  FERNBANK CUP


3024  ‌Piano ‌£7.00        ‌Age 11 years only

"The Barrel-Organist's Monkey" and "The Crofter Weaves" from In Times Past by Rory Boyle

Associated Board

Award:  NANCY CORDERY CUP

Presented by: Miss Nancy Cordery


3028  ‌Piano ‌£7.00        ‌Age 12 years only

"Runaway Train" and "Lazy Bones" by Malcolm Archer from That's a Good Tune! Book 2

Kevin Mayhew

Award:  BARBARA TURNER CUP


3032  ‌Piano ‌£7.00        ‌Age 13 years only

"Pigs Might Fly" and "Dizzy Daze" from Upbeat! Level 1 by Alison Bowditch

Subject Publications

Award:  SILVER CHALLENGE CUP 'A'

Presented by: Miss Patricia Cain


3036  ‌Piano ‌£7.00        ‌Age 14 years only

"Impression" by Fibich op.41 no. 108 and "A Puzzle" by Karganov op.25 no.2 from A Romantic Sketchbook fir Piano book 2 ed. Alan Jones

Associated Board


3040  ‌Piano ‌£7.00        ‌Age 15 years only

"Bossa Nova" by Mike Cornick from The Best of Grade 5 Piano ed Anthony Williams

Faber

Award:  LITHOF PIENA CHALLENGE CUP


3044  ‌Piano ‌£7.00        ‌Age 16 and under 18

"Pajaro Triste" by Mompou from The Best of Grade 5 Piano ed Anthony Williams

Faber

Award:  KATHERINE BARKER-SAMPSON SILVER CHALLENGE CUP

Presented by: Miss Marjory R. Perks


3048  ‌Piano ‌£9.50        ‌Age 18 and over          ‌5 Mins

Own Choice

Award:  FLORIAN WILLIAMS SILVER CHALLENGE CUP


3052  ‌Senior Piano       ‌£7.00   ‌Age 60 and over          ‌5 Mins

Own Choice


3056  ‌Primary Piano     ‌£7.00   ‌Any Age           ‌2 Mins

Own Choice: Grade 1 standard.

Classes 3056-3072:- Candidates may only enter one of these classes and the appropriate examining grades must be observed


3060  ‌Elementary Piano           ‌£7.00   ‌Any Age           ‌2 Mins

Own Choice: Grade 2 standard.

Award:  CYNTHIA CLARKE CUP

Presented by: Cynthia Clarke


3064  ‌Transitional Piano          ‌£7.00   ‌Any Age           ‌3 Mins

Own Choice: Grade 3 standard.

Award:  VIVIAN GRAY MEMORIAL TROPHY


3068  ‌Lower Piano       ‌£7.00   ‌Any Age           ‌3 Mins

Own Choice: Grade 4 standard.

Award:  COUNTESS BRASSEY CUP


3072  ‌Higher Piano       ‌£7.00   ‌Any Age           ‌3 Mins

Own Choice: Grade 5 standard.

Award:  CURWEN CUP

 

Piano - Local Competition


Local Piano Competition

Note - Classes 3076 and 3080. Borough means resident in Hastings and/or St.Leonards.


3076  ‌Piano ‌£7.00        ‌Borough Residents     ‌Age under 12

"A Raggy Tune" from Finger Jogging Boogie by Stephen Duro

Associated Board

Award:  GREENLEES CHALLENGE CUP


3080  ‌Piano ‌£7.00        ‌Borough Residents     ‌Age 12 and under 15

No 11 from Little Flowers op 205 by Gurlitt

Associated Board

Award:  THE PEGGY DOWDELL CUP B

Piano (more...)


Piano (cont.)


3084  ‌Sonatina ‌£7.00    ‌Age under 11  ‌No Time Limit

Own Choice: Any Sonatina movement by Mozart, Clementi, Kuhlau, Dussek, Beethoven, Attwood, Samuel Wesley or similar.

Award:  MRS L. LOCKYER CUP


3088  ‌Sonatina ‌£7.00    ‌Age 11 and under 13  ‌No Time Limit

Own Choice:Any Sonatina movement by Mozart, Clementi, Kuhlau, Dussek, Beethoven, Attwood, Samuel Wesley or similar

Award:  CHARLES CRACKNELL MEMORIAL CUP


3092  ‌Sonatina ‌£7.00    ‌Age 13 and under 15  ‌No Time Limit

Own Choice:Any Sonatina movement by Mozart, Clementi, Kuhlau, Dussek, Beethoven, Attwood, Samuel Wesley or similar

Award:  MARION TIGHE SILVER CHALLENGE TROPHY

Presented by: Mr W J Hilder


3096  ‌Sonata ‌£7.00       ‌Age under 16  ‌No Time Limit

Own Choice: Movement of any Sonata.

Award:  MARJORIE SKELLORN SILVER CHALLENGE CUP

Presented by: Miss Marjorie Skellorn, LRAM, ARCM


3100  ‌Sonata ‌£9.50       ‌Age 16 and over          ‌No Time Limit

Own Choice: Movement of any Sonata.


3104  ‌Bach  ‌£7.00        ‌under 12         ‌5 mins

Own choice

Award:  JOSEPH PARSONS CUP


3108  ‌Bach  ‌£7.00        ‌Age under 16  ‌5 Mins

Own Choice

Award:  P.J.MORREN SILVER CHALLENGE CUP


3112  ‌Bach  ‌£9.50        ‌Any Age           ‌No Time Limit

Own Choice

Award:  A D'BRETHERTON SILVER CHALLENGE CUP

Presented by: Miss A. D'Bretherton


3116  ‌Chopin ‌Open       ‌£9.50   ‌Age 16 and over          ‌10 Mins

Own Choice:

OPEN

Award:  ANTHONY CALLADINE ROSE BOWL


3120  ‌French Composer           ‌Open   ‌£9.50   ‌Age 16 and over          ‌10 Mins

Own Choice:

Award:  EILEEN WARREN ROSE BOWL


3124  ‌Contemporary    ‌£7.00   ‌Age under 12  ‌3 Mins

Own Choice: One or more pieces in a contemporary idiom, composed after 1960. No one may enter more than one of these Contemporary Classes.

Credit will be given for suitability of choice.

Award:  JEAN LOCKYER CUP


3128  ‌Contemporary    ‌£7.00   ‌Age under 16  ‌4 Mins

Own Choice: One or more pieces in a contemporary idiom, composed after 1960.

Award:  JOHN LONGMIRE SILVER CHALLENGE CUP


3132  ‌Contemporary    ‌£9.50   ‌Age 16 and over          ‌4 Mins

Own Choice: One or more pieces in a contemporary idiom, composed after 1960.

Credit will be given for suitability of choice.

Award:  THELMA HILL CHALLENGE CUP

Presented by: Miss Thelma Hill


3136  ‌Popular Music    ‌£7.00   ‌Age under 18  ‌4 Mins

Own Choice

Any piece of light drawing room or popular music (including ragtime, but not jazz) published C. 1850 - 1950. Composers such as, but not limited to, Albert Ketelbey, Wilfrid Sanderson, Charles Ancliffe, Gustave Lang, Eric Coates, Ronald Binge. Credit will be given for choice of repertoire and presentation.


3140  ‌Recital ‌£12.00     ‌Age under 16  ‌10 Mins

Own choice. More than one piece. Grade 5 and above.

Credit will be given for choice of programme, presentation, dress and deportment and personality. It is suggested that dress should be such as would be suitable for a lunch-hour concert.

Award:  ALEXANDRIA JAGIELSKI CHALLENGE CUP

Presented by: Mrs Alexandria Jagielski


3144  ‌Recital ‌Open       ‌£18.50 ‌Age 16 and over          ‌15 Mins

Own Choice: More than one piece. Grade 7 and above.

Credit will be given for choice of programme, presentation, dress and deportment, and personality. It is suggested that dress should be such as would be suitable for a lunch-hour concert.

Award:  GIPPS DIPLOMA CUP

Presented by: Mrs Bryan and Miss Laura Gipps

Piano - Medals


Piano Medals

The winner of a Bronze Medal may enter for the Silver Medal and the winner of a Silver Medal may enter for a Gold Medal even if under the minimum age for the class, but not in the same year.


3156  ‌Bronze Medal     ‌£10.00 ‌Age under 15

Nos 6 and 7 from Little Flowers op 205 by Gurlitt

Associated Board

Award:  Bronze Medal


3160  ‌Silver Medal       ‌£12.00 ‌Age 15 and under 18

"To the Lute op 37 no 1" by Hofmann from A Romantic Sketchbook for Piano book 4 edited by Alan Jones

Associated Board

Award:  Silver Medal


3164  ‌Gold Medal        ‌Open   ‌£18.50 ‌Any age           ‌10 mins

OPEN Two contrasting pieces of Grade 8 standard or above.

The winner of this class will qualify to participate in the Hastings Young Musician of the Year Class 3604 subject to a minimum mark of 85 being achieved.

Award:  Gold Medal

subject to a minimum mark of 90 being achieved

Piano - Duets


Piano Duets


3180  ‌Duets ‌£11.00       ‌Age under 11

"Donkey Ride" from Duets with a Difference, Piano Time Duets Book 1 by Pauline Hall

Oxford


3184  ‌Duets ‌£11.00       ‌Age under 15

"Trump Card" from Microjazz Piano Duets book 1 by Christopher Norton

Boosey and Hawkes

Award:  JEAN TUCKNOTT CHALLENGE CUP

Presented by: Miss Jean Tucknott


3188  ‌Duets ‌£12.50       ‌Any Age           ‌6 Mins

Own Choice

Strings


Strings

NOTE: Please state which instrument on the Entry Form (violin, viola, violoncello, double bass, guitar or harp).

Candidates in the string classes need not adhere to the bowing and fingering in the copies, but some change of position should be shown in all classes aged 15 and over. Da Capo and short repeats of eight bars or less should be observed. Suitable dress should be worn for all classes please - no jeans and trainers.

All strings classes are on the 7th March in the Sussex Hall.


3196  ‌Beginners - Violin, Viola, Violoncello, 
Double Bass or Harp           ‌
£7.00    ‌Any Age ‌3 Mins

Own Choice

Open to those who have learnt for no more than 5 terms. Competitors entering this class cannot enter any other solo string class


3197  ‌Solo Unaccompanied     ‌£7.00   ‌under 18         ‌No time limit

Own choice: Movement of any Sonata, Partita or Suite


3198  ‌Sonata ‌Open       ‌£9.50   ‌Any Age           ‌10 mins

Own Choice from Baroque and Classical periods.


3199  ‌Sonata ‌Open       ‌£9.50   ‌Any Age           ‌10 mins

Own choice. Romantic period onwards


3200  ‌Recital - Violin, Viola, Violoncello, Double Bass, Guitar or Harp           ‌£12.00 ‌Any Age           ‌10 Mins

Own Choice: More than one piece.

Credit will be given for choice of programme, presentation, dress and deportment and personality. It is suggested that dress should be such as would be suitable for a lunch-time concert.


Strings - Medals

The winner of a Bronze Medal may enter for the Silver Medal and the winner of a Silver Medal may enter for a Gold Medal even if under the minimum age for the class, but not in the same year.

The winner of this class will qualify to participate in the Hastings Young Musician of the Year Trophy Class 3604.


3204  ‌Bronze Medal - Strings   ‌£10.00 ‌Age under 15  ‌4 Mins

Own Choice: Grade 5 standard.

Award:  Bronze Medal


3208  ‌Silver Medal - Strings     ‌£12.00 ‌Age 15 and under 18  ‌5 Mins

Own Choice: Grade 7 standard.

Award:  Silver Medal


3212  ‌Gold Medal - Strings      ‌Open   ‌£18.50 ‌Age 18 and over          ‌10 Mins

Own Choice: Two Contrasting pieces of Grade 8 standard or above.

OPEN

The winner of this class will qualify to participate in the Hastings Young Musician of the Year Class 3604 subject to a minimum mark of 85 being achieved.

Award:  Gold Medal

subject to a minimum mark of 90 being achieved


‌Graded Strings


3214  ‌GRADE 0-1 STANDARD   ‌£7.00   ‌Any Age           ‌3 mins

One or more pieces from "Wagon Wheels" by Katherine and Hugh Colledge

Boosey & Hawkes


3215  ‌GRADE 1-2 STANDARD   ‌£7.00   ‌Any Age           ‌3 mins

One or more pieces from Fiddle/Viola/Cello Time Runners by Kathy and David Blackwell

Oxford


3216  ‌GRADE 2-3 STANDARD   ‌£7.00   ‌Any Age           ‌3 mins

One or more pieces from Fiddle/Viola/Cello Time Sprinters by Kathy and David Blackwell

Oxford


3217  ‌GRADE 3-4 STANDARD   ‌£7.00   ‌Any Age           ‌3 mins

One or more pieces from Solos for Young Violinists/Violists/Cellists Volume 1

Summy-Birchard Inc


Violin Solos


3220  ‌Violin Solo ‌£7.00 ‌Age under 9    ‌3 Mins

Own Choice


3224  ‌Violin Solo ‌£7.00 ‌Age 9 and under 11    ‌3 Mins

Own Choice


3228  ‌Violin Solo ‌£7.00 ‌Age 11 and under 13  ‌4 Mins

Own Choice

Award:  ALAN DOONE CUP


3232  ‌Violin Solo ‌£7.00 ‌Age 13 and under 15  ‌5 Mins

Own Choice

Award:  EARL DE LA WARR CUP


3236  ‌Violin Solo ‌£7.00 ‌Age 15 and under 17  ‌5 Mins

Own Choice

Award:  BOSWORTH SILVER CHALLENGE CUP


3237  ‌Violin Solo ‌£9.50 ‌Age 17 and over          ‌6 mins

Own choice


Viola Solos


3248  ‌Viola Solo ‌£7.00  ‌Age under 9    ‌3 Mins

Own Choice


3252  ‌Viola Solo ‌£7.00  ‌Age 9 and under 11    ‌3 Mins

Own Choice


3256  ‌Viola Solo ‌£7.00  ‌Age 11 and under 13  ‌4 Mins

Own Choice


3260  ‌Viola Solo ‌£7.00  ‌Age 13 and under 15  ‌5 Mins

Own Choice


3264  ‌Viola Solo ‌£7.00  ‌Age 15 and under 17  ‌5 Mins

Own Choice


3268  ‌Viola Solo ‌£9.50  ‌Age 17 and over          ‌6 Mins

Own Choice


Violoncello Solos


3272  ‌Violoncello Solo ‌£7.00   ‌Age under 9    ‌3 Mins

Own Choice


3276  ‌Violoncello Solo ‌£7.00   ‌Age 9 and under 11    ‌3 Mins

Own Choice


3280  ‌Violoncello Solo ‌£7.00   ‌Age 11 and under 13  ‌4 Mins

Own Choice


3284  ‌Violoncello Solo ‌£7.00   ‌Age 13 and under 15  ‌5 Mins

Own Choice

Award:  MRS S JOHNSTON TROPHY


3288  ‌Violoncello Solo ‌£7.00   ‌Age 15 and under 17  ‌5 Mins

Own Choice


3292  ‌Violoncello Solo ‌£9.50   ‌Age 17 and over          ‌6 Mins

Own Choice 


Double Bass


3296  ‌Double Bass Solo            ‌£7.00   ‌Age under 9    ‌3 mins

Own Choice


3300  ‌Double Bass Solo            ‌£7.00   ‌Age 9 and under 11    ‌3 mins

Own Choice


3304  ‌Double Bass Solo            ‌£7.00   ‌Age 11 and under 13  ‌4 Mins

Own Choice


3308  ‌Double Bass Solo            ‌£7.00   ‌Age 13 and under 15  ‌5 mins

Own Choice


3312  ‌Double Bass Solo            ‌£7.00   ‌Age 15 and under 17  ‌5 mins

Own Choice


3316  ‌Double Bass Solo            ‌£9.50   ‌Age 17 and over          ‌6 mins

Own Choice


Harp


3324  ‌Harp Solo ‌£7.00   ‌Any Age           ‌5 mins

Own Choice Grade 1 to 2


3328  ‌Harp Solo ‌£7.00   ‌Any Age           ‌4 mins

Own Choice: Grade 3 to 5


3332  ‌Harp Solo ‌£7.00   ‌Any Age           ‌5 mins

Own Choice: Grade 6 to 7


3336  ‌Harp Solo ‌£9.50   ‌Any Age           ‌6 Mins

Own Choice: Grade 8 


Strings - Duets

In Duets, any minimum age limit applies only to the elder partner, but the younger must not perform in another age group of an exactly similar class.


3340  ‌Strings Duets Accompanied       ‌£11.00 ‌Age under 15  ‌7 mins

Own Choice


3342  ‌Strings Duets Accompanied       ‌£12.50 ‌Age 15 and over          ‌10 mins

Own Choice

Chamber Music


Chamber Music

Not less than two players and not more than eight. Performers may choose any combination of instruments. There must be only one player to each part. Solo Sonatas with an accompaniment derived from a figured bass are not acceptable. Performers must provide their own music stands.


3356  ‌Chamber Music  ‌£13.00 ‌Age under 15  ‌10 Mins

Own Choice:

Accompanist must also be Under 18

Presented by: Mrs S Johnstone


3358  ‌Chamber Music  ‌£15.00 ‌Age under 18  ‌12 mins

Own Choice


3360  ‌Chamber Music  ‌£21.00 ‌Any Age           ‌15 Mins

Own Choice

Award:  ANN KENWOOD SILVER CHALLENGE TROPHY

Orchestras


Orchestras

Competitors must provide their own music stands.


3364  ‌Orchestra ‌£18.50 ‌Age under 19  ‌10 Mins

Own Choice

Large combination of any orchestral instruments - 9 or more players. One adult player permitted.

Award:  RUTH MAGGS SILVER CHALLENGE CUP


3368  ‌Orchestra ‌£26.50 ‌Any Age           ‌10 Mins

Own Choice

 

Recorders


Recorder

NOTE: Different key recorders are classed as different instruments. Performers may enter any solo recorder class twice, provided they play a recorder of a different key. There is no limit to the number of classes a performer can enter providing the age limits are observed.

All Recorder classes are on 8th March in the Sussex Hall.


3372  ‌Recorder Beginners       ‌£7.00   ‌Any Age           ‌2 Mins

Own Choice:

For those who have learnt for no more than 18 months. Performers entering this class cannot enter any other solo recorder class.


3380  ‌Recorder ‌£7.00   ‌Age under 10  ‌2 Mins

Own Choice

Award:  FAIRLIGHT TROPHY

Presented by: Mrs Ann Hohenkerk ALCM


3384  ‌Recorder ‌£7.00   ‌Age under 11  ‌2.5 Mins

Own Choice

Award:  1066 MUSIC TROPHY


3388  ‌Recorder ‌£7.00   ‌Age under 12  ‌2.5 Mins

Own Choice

Award:  1066 MUSIC CHALLENGE BOWL


3392  ‌Recorder ‌£7.00   ‌Age under 14  ‌3 Mins

Own Choice

Award:  V HARVEY TROPHY 'A'

Presented by: Mrs V Harvey


3396  ‌Recorder ‌£7.00   ‌Age under 16  ‌5 Mins

Own Choice

Award:  BLAIRMONT TROPHY

Presented by: Mrs Ann Hohenkerk. A.L.C.M.


3400  ‌Recorder ‌£7.00   ‌Age 16 and over          ‌5 Mins

Own Choice

Award:  MISS M GIBB CHALLENGE CUP


3401  ‌Recital ‌£11.50     ‌Any Age           ‌10 mins

Own Choice: More than one piece. Credit will be given for choice of programme, presentation, dress, deportment and personality. It is suggested that dress should be such as would be suitable for a lunch time concert.

Award:  The Laurels Trophy 


Recorder Medals

The winner of a Bronze Medal may enter for the Silver Medal and the winner of a Silver Medal may enter for a Gold Medal even if under the minimum age for the class, but not in the same year.


3420  ‌Recorder Bronze Medal ‌£10.00 ‌Age under 16  ‌6 Mins

Own Choice: Two contrasting pieces or movements of Grade 5 standard.

Award:  Bronze Medal


3424  ‌Recorder Silver Medal   ‌£12.00 ‌Age 16 and over          ‌10 Mins

Own Choice: Two contrasting pieces or movements of Grade 7 standard.

Award:  Silver Medal


3428  ‌Recorder Gold Medal     ‌Open   ‌£18.50 ‌Age 18 and over          ‌10 mins

Own Choice: Two contrasting pieces or movements of Grade 8 standard or above.

The winner of this class will qualify to participate in the Hastings Young Musician of the Year Class 3604 subject to a minimum mark of 85 being achieved.

Award:  Gold Medal

subject to a minimum mark of 90 being achieved


Recorder Duets

In Duets, any minimum age limit applies only to the elder partner, but the younger must not perform in another age group of an exactly similar class.


3432  ‌Recorder Duet    ‌£11.00 ‌Age 10 years only       ‌5 Mins

Own Choice: Two contrasting pieces or movements.


3436  ‌Recorder Duet    ‌£11.00 ‌Age 11 and under 16  ‌5 Mins

Own Choice: Two contrasting pieces or movements.


3440  ‌Recorder Duet    ‌£11.00 ‌Age 16 and over          ‌6 Mins

Own Choice: Two contrasting pieces or movements.


Recorder Trios


3444  ‌Recorder Trio     ‌£11.50 ‌Age under 11  ‌5 Mins

Own Choice: Two contrasting pieces or movements.


3448  ‌Recorder Trio     ‌£11.50 ‌Age 11 and under 16  ‌5 Mins

Own Choice: Two contrasting pieces or movements.


3452  ‌Recorder Trio     ‌£12.00 ‌Age 16 and over          ‌6 Mins

Own Choice: Two contrasting pieces or movements.


Recorder Bands


3460  ‌Elementary Recorder Band        ‌£12.50 ‌Year 4 or below          ‌5 Minutes

Own Choice


3464  ‌Elementary Recorder Band        ‌£12.50 ‌Year 5  ‌6 minutes

Own Choice


3468  ‌Elementary Recorder Band        ‌£12.50 ‌Year 6  ‌6 Mins

Own Choice


3472  ‌Elementary Recorder Band        ‌£14.00 ‌Year 7 to 8       ‌6 mins

Own Choice

Award:  FAIRLIGHT SHIELD


3476  ‌Elementary Recorder Band        ‌£17.50 ‌Any Age           ‌6 Mins

Own Choice

Award:  The Pipeaux Shield


3480  ‌Advanced Recorder Band          ‌£17.50 ‌Any Age           ‌8 Mins

Own Choice

Award:  FRANK BOUQUET SILVER CHALLENGE CUP

Presented by: Mrs M Bouquet

 

Woodwind


Woodwind - Other than Recorder

Bassoon, Clarinet in Bb or C, Flute, Oboe, Saxophone.

All Woodwind classes are on 8th March in the Sussex Hall


3481  ‌Woodwind Grades 1-2 standard           ‌£7.00   ‌Any age           ‌3 mins

Own choice from:

One or more pieces from the following list:

Flute: One more time! For flute arr. Watts (Kevin Mayhew)

Oboe: Winner Scores all for oboe arr. Lawrence (Brass wind piano accompaniment published separately)

Clarinet: The Really Easy Clarinet Book arr. Davies and Harris (Faber Bb or C edition)

Saxophone: Time Travels for Saxophone arr. Buckland and Scott (Astute Music: Bb & Eb piano accomp. published separately)

Bassoon: Time Pieces for Bassoon Vol.1 arr. Denley (ABRSM:-standard/mini-bassoon)


3482  ‌Woodwind Grades 3-4 standard           ‌£7.00   ‌Any age           ‌3 mins

Own choice from:

Flute: Chocolate Box Novello (Novo16203)

Oboe: Time Pieces for Oboe Vol.2 arr. Denley (ABRSM)

Clarinet: Time Pieces for Clarinet Vol.3 arr. Denley (ABRSM)

Saxophone: Time Pieces for Bb/Eb Saxophone Vol.2 arr. Denley (ABRSM)

Bassoon: Time Pieces for Bassoon Vol.2 arr. Denley (ABRSM-standard/mini-bassoon)


3484  ‌Woodwind Beginners    ‌£7.00   ‌Age under 12  ‌4 Mins

Own Choice:

Open to those who have learnt for no more than 5 terms.

Competitors entering this class cannot enter any other class for solo woodwind other than recorder.


3486  ‌Woodwind Beginners    ‌£7.00   ‌Age 12 and over          ‌4 mins

Open to those who have learnt for no more than 5 terms.

Competitors entering this class cannot enter any other class for solo woodwind other than recorder.


3488  ‌Woodwind ‌£7.00 ‌Age under 14  ‌4 Mins

Own Choice


3490  ‌Woodwind ‌£7.00 ‌Age 14 and under 16  ‌5 mins

Own choice:


3494  ‌Woodwind ‌£9.50 ‌Age 16 and over          ‌10 mins.

Own choice: Two contrasting pieces


3496  ‌Woodwind Ensemble     ‌£12.00 ‌Age under 14  ‌5 Mins

Own Choice

Own choice: Any number of performers.


3498  ‌Woodwind Ensemble     ‌£14.50 ‌Age 14 and over.         ‌10 mins.

Own choice: Any number of performers.


3504  ‌Woodwind Bronze Medal          ‌£10.00 ‌Age under 16  ‌6 Mins

Own Choice: Two contrasting pieces or movements of Grade 5 standard.

Award:  Bronze Medal


3506  ‌Woodwind Silver Medal ‌£12.00 ‌Age 16 and over          ‌10 mins

Own Choice. Two contrasting pieces of Grade 7 standard.

Award:  Silver Medal


3508  ‌Woodwind Gold Medal  ‌Open   ‌£18.50 ‌Age 18 and over          ‌10 mins.

Own choice Two contrasting pieces of Grade 8 standard or above

The winner of this class will qualify to participate in the Hastings Young Musician of the Year Class 3604

subject to a minimum mark of 85 being achieved.

Award:  Gold Medal

subject to a minimum mark of 90 being achieved


3512  ‌Woodwind Recital          ‌£11.50 ‌Any Age           ‌10 mins

Own Choice. More than one piece. Credit will be given for choice of programme, presentation, dress, deportment and personality. It is suggested that dress should be such as would be suitable for a lunch time concert.

 

Brass



Brass

Performers entering Classes 3516 and 3520 cannot enter any other brass solo class.

All Brass classes are on 3rd March in the Sussex Hall.


3516  ‌Brass Solo Beginners      ‌£7.00   ‌Age under 15  ‌4 Mins

Own Choice:

Open to those who have learnt for no more than 5 terms.

Competitors entering these classes cannot enter any other brass solo class


3520  ‌Brass Solo Beginners      ‌£7.00   ‌Age 15 and over          ‌4 mins

Own Choice:

Open to those who have learnt for no more than 5 terms.

Competitors entering these classes cannot enter any other brass solo class


3524  ‌Brass Solo ‌£7.00  ‌Age under 15  ‌4 Mins

Own Choice


3528  ‌Brass Solo ‌£7.00  ‌Age 15 and over          ‌6 Mins

Own Choice


3532  ‌Brass Duet ‌£11.00           ‌Age under 13  ‌5 Mins

Own Choice


3536  ‌Brass Duet ‌£11.00           ‌Age 13 and under 19  ‌7 Mins

Own Choice


3540  ‌Brass Duet ‌£11.50           ‌Age 19 and over          ‌10 Mins

Own Choice


3544  ‌Brass Trio ‌£11.50 ‌Age under 13  ‌5 Mins

Own Choice


3548  ‌Brass Trio ‌£11.50 ‌Age 13 and under 19  ‌7 Mins

Own Choice


3552  ‌Brass Trio ‌£12.00 ‌Age 19 and over          ‌10 mins.

Own Choice


3556  ‌Brass Primary     ‌£7.00   ‌Any Age           ‌3 Mins

Own Choice: Grade 1 standard.


3560  ‌Brass Elementary           ‌£7.00   ‌Any Age           ‌4 mins

Own Choice: Grade 2 standard


3564  ‌Brass Transitional           ‌£7.00   ‌Any Age           ‌4 Mins

Own Choice: Grade 3 standard.


3568  ‌Brass Intermediate         ‌£7.00   ‌Any Age           ‌4 Mins

Own Choice: Grade 4 standard.


3572  ‌Bronze Medal     ‌£10.00 ‌Any Age           ‌No time limit

Own Choice: Two contrasting pieces Grade 5 standard.

Award:  Bronze Medal


3576  ‌Silver Medal       ‌£12.00 ‌Any Age           ‌No time limit

Own Choice: Two contrasting pieces of Grade 6/7 standard.

Award:  Silver Medal


3580  ‌Gold Medal        ‌Open   ‌£18.50 ‌Any Age           ‌10 mins

Own Choice: Two contrasting pieces of Grade 8 standard or above.

The winner of this class will qualify to participate in the Hastings Young Musician of the Year Class 3604 subject to a minimum mark of 85 being achieved.

Award:  Gold Medal

Subject to a minimum mark of 90 being achieved 


3588  ‌Brass Ensemble  ‌£12.00 ‌Age under 13  ‌10 Mins

Own Choice: Any number of performers. One adult allowed.

Award:  BATTLE TOWN BAND TROPHY

Presented by: Battle Town Band.


3592  ‌Brass Ensemble  ‌£14.50 ‌Age under 17  ‌10 mins

Own Choice: Any number of performers. One adult allowed.

Award:  SUSSEX BRASS TROPHY

Presented by: Battle Town Band.


3596  ‌Brass Ensemble  ‌£18.00 ‌Any Age           ‌10 mins

Own Choice: Any number of performers. 

 

Keyboards


Keyboards


3903  ‌Electronic Keyboard for Beginners        ‌£7.00   ‌Age under 8    ‌3 mins


3904  ‌Electronic Keyboard for Beginners        ‌£7.00   ‌Age 8 and under 10    ‌3 mins

Own choice

Award:  The B & T Trophy


3905  ‌Electronic Keyboard for Beginners        ‌£7.00   ‌Age 10 and under 12  ‌3 mins

Own choice


3906  ‌Electronic Keyboard for Beginners        ‌£7.00   ‌Age 12 and under 16  ‌5 mins

Own choice


3907  ‌Electronic Keyboard for Beginners        ‌£7.00   ‌Age 16 and over          ‌5 mins

Own choice


3908  ‌Electronic Keyboard Solo           ‌£7.00   ‌Age under 8    ‌5 mins

Own choice


3909  ‌Electronic Keyboard Solo           ‌£7.00   ‌Age 8 and under 10    ‌5 mins

Own choice


3910  ‌Electronic Keyboard Solo           ‌£7.00   ‌Age 10 and under 12  ‌5 mins

Own choice

Award:  The Bonner Trophy


3911  ‌Electronic Keyboard Solo           ‌£7.00   ‌Age 12 and under 14  ‌5 mins

Own choice

Award:  The Jackie Browne Challenge Cup


3912  ‌Electronic Keyboard Solo           ‌£7.00   ‌Age 14 and under 16  ‌5 mins

Own choice

Award:  The Jackie Browne Memorial Trophy


3913  ‌Electronic Keyboard Solo           ‌£7.00   ‌Age 16 and under 18  ‌5 mins

Own choice


3914  ‌Electronic Keyboard Solo           ‌£9.50   ‌Age 16 and over          ‌5 mins

Own choice


3915  ‌Electronic Keyboard Primary     ‌£7.00   ‌Any age           ‌3 mins

Own choice: From a current Grade 1 Syllabus


3916  ‌Electronic Keyboard Elementary           ‌£7.00   ‌Any age           ‌4 mins

Own choice: From a current Grade 2 Syllabus


3917  ‌Electronic Keyboard Transitional           ‌£7.00   ‌Any Age           ‌4 mins

Own choice: From a current Grade 3 Syllabus


3918  ‌Electronic Keyboard Intermediate         ‌£7.00   ‌Any Age           ‌5 mins

Own choice: From a current Grade 4 Syllabus


Keyboard Duets


3922  ‌Duet - Two Keyboards   ‌£11.00 ‌Age under 12  ‌4 mins

Own choice


3923  ‌Duet - Two Keyboards   ‌£11.00 ‌Age 12 and under 16  ‌5 mins

Own Choice


3924  ‌Duet - Two Keyboards   ‌£12.50 ‌Age 16 and over          ‌5 mins

Own Choice


Keyboard Bands


3925  ‌Keyboard Band Primary ‌£12.50 ‌Age under 12  ‌4 mins

Own Choice: 3 or more players


3926  ‌Keyboard Band Preliminary       ‌£12.50 ‌Any age           ‌4 mins

Own Choice: Grade 1 standard, 3 or more players

Award:  The Hastings Yamaha School Ensemble Challenge Cup


3927  ‌Keyboard Band Elementary       ‌£12.50 ‌Any Age           ‌5 mins

Own Choice: Grade 2 standard. 3 or more players


3928  ‌Keyboard Band Transitional       ‌£12.50 ‌Any Age           ‌6 mins

Own Choice: Grade 3 & 4 standard. 3 or more players


3929  ‌Keyboard Band Intermediate    ‌£12.50 ‌Any Age           ‌8 mins

Own Choice: Grade 5 & 6 standard. 3 or more players


3930  ‌Keyboard Band Advanced          ‌£12.50 ‌Any Age           ‌10 mins

Own Choice: Grade 7 & 8 standard. 3 or more players


3931  ‌Keyboard Band Adult     ‌£18.00 ‌Age 21 and over          ‌10 mins

Own Choice. 3 or more players


Classical Keyboards


3932  ‌Classical Keyboard Solo ‌£7.00   ‌Age under 12  ‌5 mins

Own Choice


3933  ‌Classical Keyboard Solo ‌£7.00   ‌Age 12 and under 16  ‌5 mins

Own Choice


3934  ‌Classical Keyboard Solo ‌£7.00   ‌Age 16 and over          ‌5 mins

Own Choice

Keyboard Medals


3919  ‌Electronic Keyboard Bronze Medal       ‌£10.00 ‌Any Age           ‌6 mins

Own choice: Two contrasting pieces from a current Grade 5 Syllabus

Award:  Bronze Medal


3920  ‌Electronic Keyboard Silver Medal          ‌£12.00 ‌Any Age           ‌10 mins

Own choice: Two contrasting pieces from a current Grade 7 Syllabus

Award:  Silver Medal


3921  ‌Electronic Keyboard Gold Medal           ‌£18.50 ‌Any age           ‌15 mins

The winner of this class will qualify to participate in the Hastings Young Musician of the Year Class 3604 subject to a minimum mark of 85 being achieved.

Own choice: Two contrasting pieces of Grade 8 standard or above. The winner of this class will also qualify for the Instrumental Championship Trophy Class 3602 subject to a minimum mark of 85 being achieved

Award:  Gold Medal subject to a minimum mark of 90 being achieved

  

Family Music Making


Family Music Making


3876  ‌Family Music Making     ‌£20.00 ‌Any Age           ‌7 mins

Own Choice: A programme of music; vocal, instrumental or mixed. Any number of performers who are related. Any instruments. Only one piano will be available.

Award:  HORACE FUNNELL CUP

Presented by: Mr. Stanley Parsons

  

World Music


World Music


3880  ‌World Music       ‌£20.00 ‌Any Age           ‌10 mins

Own Choice: A programme of music within the time limit. Any combination of ethnic instruments (e.g. Gamelan, steel drums, etc.)

 

Ensembles


Ensembles

The Hastings International Musical Festival is pleased to announce that each Primary School Ensemble performing in class 3900 will receive a donation from the FOSTER CHARITABLE TRUST towards the purchase of musical instruments, music, or the children's travelling expenses.


3900  ‌Primary School Ensemble         
No entry fee           ‌10 mins

Own Choice: Large primary school ensemble aimed at participants in the Wider Opportunities Scheme. Teachers are welcome to perform as members of the ensemble. A piano will be available.

This class will be adjudicated by Ken Roberts.

Award:  PRIMARY SCHOOLS CUP

Presented by: Ann Hohenkerk

  

Instrumental Concerto


Instrumental Concerto


3600  ‌NEW Instrumental Concerto      ‌£17.00 ‌11 and under  ‌15 mins

Any movement(s) from any concerto

Award:  £200 subject to a minimum mark of 85 being achieved

See page 49


3602  ‌NEW Instrumental Concerto      ‌£25.00 ‌12 - 18 ‌20 mins

Any movement(s) from any concerto

Award:  £500 subject to a minimum mark of 85 being achieved

Award:  WILLIAM PARKER CENTENARY CUP

See page 49

 

  

Hastings Young Musician of the Year


Hastings Young Musician of the Year


3604  ‌Hastings Young Musician of the Year10 minutes

Qualification for this class would be achieving first place in one of the Instrumental Gold Medal Class.

Award:  Hastings Young Musician of the Year Trophy

Subject to a minimum mark of 85 being achieved

Award:  CASH PRIZE £150

Presented by: HASTINGS ROUND TABLE

Subject to a minimum mark of 87 being achieved 

 

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