NEW THIS YEAR
Competitors chosen for Festival Awards of Excellence must compete in at least three solo classes (excluding sight reading/quick study) in the category of the awards.
Digitally downloaded music shall be printed double sided and placed in a binder for the Adjudicator.
Études are not permitted to be used for Concert Group classes.
Third Solo class added for Grades 3 – 6 Brass and Winds
Competitive and non-competitive choir classes added for Grades 1 and 2 French Immersion.
Junior Marking System - NEW THIS YEAR
A Gold/Silver/Bronze marking standard will be used for the following Junior level classes:
Piano – up to and including preparatory level (ages 8 and under)
Voice and speech arts – ages 8 and under
Strings – up to and including introductory level (ages 8 and under)
All competitors at these levels will receive a certificate with a gold, silver or bronze seal to represent the standard achieved for that particular performance. The Gold, Silver and Bronze certificates do not indicate 1st, 2nd or 3rd place standing.