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Memory is not required for Sonatas, Sonatinas, Etudes/Studies or ensembles. Competitors must provide their own music stands. Unless otherwise noted, selections must be accompanied by a live pianist. Selections may be used in one class only.

Own Choice - Any Repertoire - 401

One selection, own choice. Repertoire can be, but doesn't have to be, from the RCM or CC syllabus. Violin, Viola, Cello or Double Bass. Instrument mus be identified on registration form.


Class Code

Age / Level

Selections / Restrictions

Fee

40101

Less than 1 year of study

---

$27.00

40102

1 to 2 years of study

---

$27.00

40103

2 to 3 years of study

---

$30.00

40104

Over 3 years of study

---

$32.00


Double Bass - 402

One selection from the RCM Syllabus.


Class Code

Age / Level

Selections / Restrictions

Fee

40201

Introductory

---

$27.00

40202

Grades 1 and 2

---

$27.00

40203

Grades 3 and 4

---

$27.00

40204

Grade 5

---

$30.00


List A - 403

One selection from the current RCM or CC Syllabus, List A. Instrument must be identified on registration form.


Class Code

Age / Level

Selections / Restrictions

Fee

40301

Preparatory Level - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$27.00

40302

Preparatory Level - Lower Strings

Cello

$27.00

40303

Grade/Level 1 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$27.00

40304

Grade/Level 1 - Lower Strings

Cello

$27.00

40305

Grade/Level 2 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$27.00

40306

Grade/Level 2 - Lower Strings

Cello

$27.00

40307

Grade/Level 3 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$27.00

40308

Grade/Level 3 - Lower Strings

Cello

$27.00

40309

Grade/Level 4 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$27.00

40310

Grade/Level 4 - Lower Strings

Cello

$27.00

40311

Grade/Level 5 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$30.00

40312

Grade/Level 5 - Lower Strings

Cello

$30.00

40313

Grade/Level 6 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$30.00

40314

Grade/Level 6 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$30.00

40315

Grade/Level 7 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$30.00

40316

Grade/Level 7 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$30.00

40317

Grade/Level 8 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$30.00

40318

Grade/Level 8 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$30.00

40319

Grade/Level 9 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$32.00

40320

Grade/Level 9 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$32.00

40321

Grade/Level 10 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$32.00

40322

Grade/Level 10 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$32.00

40323

Associate/Diploma - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$36.00

40324

Associate/Diploma - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$36.00

40325

Post-Associate/Open - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$36.00

40326

Post-Associate/Open - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$36.00


List B - 404

One selection from the current RCM or CC Syllabus, List B. Sonatas and Sonatinas do not have to be memorized. Selections are to be performed as outlined in the RCM or CC syllabus. Instrument must be identified on registration form.


Class Code

Age / Level

Selections / Restrictions

Fee

40401

Preparatory Level - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$27.00

40402

Preparatory Level - Lower Strings

Cello

$27.00

40403

Grade/Level 1 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$27.00

40404

Grade/Level 1 - Lower Strings

Cello

$27.00

40405

Grade/Level 2 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$27.00

40406

Grade/Level 2 - Lower Strings

Cello

$27.00

40407

Grade/Level 3 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$27.00

40408

Grade/Level 3 - Lower Strings

Cello

$27.00

40409

Grade/Level 4 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$27.00

40410

Grade/Level 4 - Lower Strings

Cello

$27.00

40411

Grade/Level 5 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$30.00

40412

Grade/Level 5 - Lower Strings

Cello

$30.00

40413

Grade/Level 6 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$30.00

40414

Grade/Level 6 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$30.00

40415

Grade/Level 7 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$30.00

40416

Grade/Level 7 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$30.00

40417

Grade/Level 8 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$30.00

40418

Grade/Level 8 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$30.00

40419

Grade/Level 9 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$32.00

40420

Grade/Level 9 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$32.00

40421

Grade/Level 10 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$32.00

40422

Grade/Level 10 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$32.00

40423

Associate/Diploma - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$36.00

40424

Associate/Diploma - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$36.00

40425

Post-Associate/Open - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$36.00

40426

Post-Associate/Open - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$36.00


List C - 405

One selection from the current RCM or CC syllabus, List C. Instrument must be identified on registration form.


Class Code

Age / Level

Selections / Restrictions

Fee

40501

Preparatory Level - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$27.00

40502

Preparatory Level - Lower Strings

Cello

$27.00

40503

Grade/Level 1 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$27.00

40504

Grade/Level 1 - Lower Strings

Cello

$27.00

40505

Grade/Level 2 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$27.00

40506

Grade/Level 2 - Lower Strings

Cello

$27.00

40507

Grade/Level 3 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$27.00

40508

Grade/Level 3 - Lower Strings

Cello

$27.00

40509

Grade/Level 4 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$27.00

40510

Grade/Level 4 - Lower Strings

Cello

$27.00

40511

Grade/Level 5 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$30.00

40512

Grade/Level 5 - Lower Strings

Cello

$30.00

40513

Grade/Level 6 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$30.00

40514

Grade/Level 6 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$30.00

40515

Grade/Level 7 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$30.00

40516

Grade/Level 7 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$30.00

40517

Grade/Level 8 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$30.00

40518

Grade/Level 8 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$30.00

40519

Grade/Level 9 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$32.00

40520

Grade/Level 9 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$32.00

40521

Grade/Level 10 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$32.00

40522

Grade/Level 10 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$32.00

40523

Associate/Diploma - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$36.00

40524

Associate/Diploma - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$36.00

40525

Post-Associate/Open - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$36.00

40526

Post-Associate/Open - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$36.00


List D - 406

One selection from the current RCM or CC syllabus, List D. Instrument must be identified on the registration form.


Class Code

Age / Level

Selections / Restrictions

Fee

40601

Grade/Level 8 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$30.00

40602

Grade/Level 8 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$30.00

40603

Grade/Level 9 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$32.00

40604

Grade/Level 9 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$32.00

40605

Grade/Level 10 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$32.00

40606

Grade/Level 10 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$32.00

40607

Associate/Diploma - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$36.00

40608

Associate/Diploma - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$36.00

40609

Post-Associate/Open - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$36.00

40610

Post-Associate/Open - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$36.00


Studies/Études - 407

One selection from current RCM or CC Syllabus. Although performing from memory is encouraged, it is not mandatory for Studies/√Čtudes. Instrument must be identified on registration form.


Class Code

Age / Level

Selections / Restrictions

Fee

40701

Preparatory Level - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$27.00

40702

Preparatory Level - Lower Strings

Cello

$27.00

40703

Grade/Level 1 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$27.00

40704

Grade/Level 1 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$27.00

40705

Grade/Level 2 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$27.00

40706

Grade/Level 2 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$27.00

40707

Grade/Level 3 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$27.00

40708

Grade/Level 3 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$27.00

40709

Grade/Level 4 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$27.00

40710

Grade/Level 4 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$27.00

40711

Grade/Level 5 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$30.00

40712

Grade/Level 5 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$30.00

40713

Grade/Level 6 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$30.00

40714

Grade/Level 6 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$30.00

40715

Grade/Level 7 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$30.00

40716

Grade/Level 7 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$30.00

40717

Grade/Level 8 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$30.00

40718

Grade/Level 8 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$30.00

40719

Grade/Level 9 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$32.00

40720

Grade/Level 9 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$32.00

40721

Grade/Level 10 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$32.00

40722

Grade/Level 10 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$32.00

40723

Associate/Diploma - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$36.00

40724

Associate/Diploma - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$36.00

40725

Post-Associate/Open - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola

$36.00

40726

Post-Associate/Open - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass

$36.00


Concert Class: Any Repertoire - 408

Violin, Viola, Cello or Double Bass. Two solo works of equal difficulty showing stylistic balance. No pop, concertos or sonatas. Selections can be, but don't have to be from the RCM or CC Syllabus. Appropriateness of selections will be considered in the marks. Instrument must be identified on registration form.


Class Code

Age / Level

Selections / Restrictions

Fee

40801

Preparatory Level - Upper Level

Violin or Viola. Maximum 6 Minutes

$37.00

40802

Preparatory Level - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass. Maximum 6 Minutes

$37.00

40803

Grade/Level 1 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola. Maximum 15 Minutes

$37.00

40804

Grade/Level 1 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass. Maximum 15 Minutes

$37.00

40805

Grade/Level 2 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola, Maximum 15 Minutes

$37.00

40806

Grade/Level 2 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass. Maximum 15 Minutes

$37.00

40807

Grade/Level 3 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola. Maximum 15 Minutes

$37.00

40808

Grade/Level 3 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass. Maximum 15 Minutes

$37.00

40809

Grade/Level 4 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola. Maximum 15 Minutes

$37.00

40810

Grade/Level 4 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass. Maximum 15 Minutes

$37.00

40811

Grade/Level 5 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola. Maximum 15 Minutes

$40.00

40812

Grade/Level 5 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass. Maximum 15 Minutes

$40.00

40813

Grade/Level 6 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola. Maximum 15 minutes

$40.00

40814

Grade/Level 6 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass. Maximum 15 minutes

$40.00

40815

Grade/Level 7 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola. Maximum 15 minutes

$40.00

40816

Grade/Level 7 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass. Maximum 15 minutes

$40.00

40817

Grade/Level 8 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola. Maximum 25 minutes

$40.00

40818

Grade/Level 8 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass. Maximum 25 minutes

$40.00

40819

Grade/Level 9 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola. Maximum 25 minutes

$42.00

40820

Grade/Level 9 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass. Maximum 25 minutes

$42.00

40821

Grade/Level 10 - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola. Maximum 35 minutes

$42.00

40822

Grade/Level 10 - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass. Maximum 35 minutes

$42.00

40823

Associate/Diploma - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola. Maximum 40 minutes

$46.00

40824

Associate/Diploma - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass. Maximum 40 minutes

$46.00

40825

Post-Associate/Open - Upper Strings

Violin or Viola. Maximum 40 minutes

$46.00

40826

Post-Associate/Open - Lower Strings

Cello or Double Bass. Maximum 40 minutes

$46.00


Duets - 409

One selection, own choice. Two of the same instrument. Instruments must be identified on registration form. Please enter at your current grade/level. Your selection should be at an appropriate level. Teacher must register the duet. Memorization is not required. Bernice Bennett Memorial Music Scholarship for Duet: for duet participants, ages 12 - 18, in any discipline.


Class Code

Age / Level

Selections / Restrictions

Fee

40901

Beginner: Pre-Grade/Level 1

---

$32.00

40902

Grades/Levels 1 to 3

---

$32.00

40903

Grades/Levels 4 to 6

---

$34.00

40904

Grades/Levels 7 and 8

---

$34.00

40905

Grades/Levels 9 and 10

---

$36.00

40906

Associate and Post-Associate

---

$42.00


String Quartets - 410

Two violins, one viola and one cello. One selection, own choice. No pop. All members of the quartet must be playing at a level within the specified range. Teacher must register the quartet and list all participants.


Class Code

Age / Level

Selections / Restrictions

Fee

41001

Up to grade 4

Maximum 5 Minutes

$38.00

41002

Up to grade 7

Maximum 5 Minutes

$38.00

41003

Up to grade 10

Maximum 10 Minutes

$38.00

41004

Open

Maximum 15 Minutes

$42.00


Chamber Ensembles - 411

Music written for three, four or five instruments played with one instrument to a 'part,' all the parts having equal importance. Two contrasting selections. To determine which level to enter, competitors should go by the highest level/grade of the competitors. Teacher must register the ensemble. Please register with a group name.


Class Code

Age / Level

Selections / Restrictions

Fee

41101

Beginner (Levels/Grades 1 to 4)

Maximum 30 minutes

$38.00

41102

Junior (Grades/Levels 5 to 7)

Maximum 30 minutes

$38.00

41103

Intermediate (Grades/Levels 8 to 10)

Maximum 30 minutes

$38.00

41104

Senior (Grades/Levels 10 & up)

Maximum 45 minutes

$42.00


Small Ensembles: Up to Six Performers - 412

Any combination of stringed instruments with 2 to 6 players, excluding string quartets (see class 410.) One selection, own choice. No pop. Members should be within the grade range specified for each class. Teacher must register the ensemble. Please register the ensemble with a group name.


Class Code

Age / Level

Selections / Restrictions

Fee

41201

Up to Grade/Level 4

Maximum 5 Minutes

$40.00

41202

Up to Grade/Level 7

Maximum 5 Minutes

$40.00

41203

Up to Grade/Level 10

Maximum 10 Minutes

$40.00

41204

Open

Maximum 10 Minutes

$44.00


Small Ensembles: Seven to Fourteen Performers - 413

Any combination of stringed instruments with 7 to 14 players. One selection, own choice. No pop. Members should be within the grade range specified for each class. Teacher must register the ensemble.. Please register the ensemble with a group name.


Class Code

Age / Level

Selections / Restrictions

Fee

41301

Up to Grade/Level 4

Maximum 8 Minutes

$42.00

41302

Up to Grade/Level 7

Maximum 8 minutes

$42.00

41303

Up to Grade/Level 10

Maximum 12 Minutes

$42.00

41304

Open

Maximum 12 minutes

$46.00


Small Ensembles: Concert Class - 414

Groups with 4 to 15 members. Two contrasting selections. Teacher must register the ensemble. Please register the ensemble with a group name.


Class Code

Age / Level

Selections / Restrictions

Fee

41401

Majority of members under 10 years

Maximum 20 minutes

$48.00

41402

Majority of members under 12 years

Maximum 20 minutes

$48.00

41403

Majority of members under 14 years

Maximum 20 minutes

$48.00

41404

Majority of members under 16 years

Maximum 20 minutes

$48.00

41405

Majority of members under 19 years

Maximum 20 minutes

$48.00

41406

Majority of members over 19 years

Maximum 20 minutes

$48.00


10 to 30 Piece String Orchestras - 415

Any combination of stringed instruments. Own choice of two contrasting pieces. Teacher must register the orchestra. Please register the orchestra with a group name.


Class Code

Age / Level

Selections / Restrictions

Fee

41501

16 years and under

Maximum 20 minutes

$48.00

41502

18 years and under

Maximum 25 minutes

$48.00

41503

19 years and over

Maximum 25 minutes

$48.00


30 to 50 Piece Orchestras - 416

Any combination of stringed instruments. Own choice of two contrasting pieces. Teacher must register the orchestra. Please register the orchestra with a group name.


Class Code

Age / Level

Selections / Restrictions

Fee

41601

16 years and under

Maximum 20 minutes

$48.00

41602

18 years and under

Maximum 25 minutes

$48.00

41603

19 years and over

Maximum 25 minutes

$48.00


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