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FunFest Syllabus

Please refer to the information below to see all available categories that contestants can participate in. Talk to your teacher before signing up. They are your musical guide and will ensure a positive experience!

Entry Fee of $40.00 includes:

• Entry into a maximum of 3 categories
• Electronic Program with zoom links to the category room posted by April 19th
• Score sheet and participation diploma sent out by email
• Awards for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners (available at home studio 1 week after festival)

• Cash rewards for 4 Advanced/Open categories
• Invitation to watch the Grand Finale Showcase Concert at the end of the day.

Categories

Test Piece Solo

In this category, students perform a piece of music selected by the festival.

  • UPDATE: Does NOT need to be memorized

  • Available to all instruments

  • See list of available sections below

  • Marks based on accuracy of performance

Quick Study Solo

In this category, students perform a piece posted on the festival website on April 23rd at NOON. Piano and guitar ONLY.

  • Does not need to be memorized

  • Teachers/parents cannot help student prepare

  • Marks based on accuracy of performance

Vocal Entertainer

In this category, students will accompany themselves on an instrument while singing a song of their choice. 

  • Must be memorized

  • Marked based on overall performances

  • See time limits below

Drum Pop Solo

In this category, drummers play along with a song of their choosing. 

  • Must be memorized

  • 3.5 min time limit

  • Available to drummers only

Artist Solo

In this category, students perform a piece of music selected by themselves or their teacher. 

  • Must be memorized

  • Available to ALL instruments

  • Must be within time limit shown below

  • Marks based on overall musicality of performance

Musical Theatre Vocal

In this category, vocal students will sing a piece of music from the list below. 

  • Must be memorized

  • Available to vocal only

  • Marks based on actions, costumes and overall performance

Sibling Duet

In this category, members from the same household can perform a song of their choice.

  • Does not need to be memorized

  • 3.5 minute time limit 

  • Marks based on overall musical performance

Rules, Selections and Requirements

Please note: Test piece solos DO NOT have to be memorized.