Vocal Events Information
If using the official accompanist, competitors must contact him/her at least 4-5 days before the event. The official accompanist may refuse to play if this is not done.
A piano is provided, but other instruments may accompany items if required.
- No sound system is provided for senior classical solo events Solos may be performed with live accompaniment (own accompanist or official accompanist) but NOT audio backing.
AUDIO ACCOMPANIMENT FOR JUNIOR SOLOS. For junior classical and folk solo events live accompaniment is strongly recommended but a competitor who is 12 or under may upload an audio file - see COMPETITOR MATERIALS UPLOAD INFORMATION
NOTE: NO MICROPHONE may be used so balance needs to be checked prior to the event starting.
Dress Attire: Costumes are NOT appropriate in Vocal Solos – unless specified, e.g. Character Song Sections. Appropriate Evening Dress is requested for finalists in the Vocal Scholarship sections.
- Submission of Performance Details (competitor's responsibility) - see article SUBMISSION OF PERFORMANCE DETAILS