vocals for section I


This section has three categories to choose from: Vocal, Lied Course or Opera Course & Musical Course. For the Musical Course, please scroll down further. Please note that the Lied or Opera Course is only limited to Age - U & G.

 

Age Categories:

 

Age - E1: Born between April 1st, 2012 ~ March 31st, 2014. 

Age - E2: Born between April 1st, 2010 ~ March 31st, 2012. 

Age - E3: Born between April 1st, 2008 ~ March 31st, 2010. 

Age - J:    Born between April 1st, 2005 ~ March 31st, 2008. 

Age - H:  Born between April 1st, 2002 ~ March 31st, 2005.

Age - U:  Born before March 31st, 2002 or currently in College/University/Post-graduate.  

Age - G:  For those who graduated from any University/Post-graduate program. No age limit. 

 

+ Those who have graduated high school by March 2019 but have not yet entered university should be Age - U or Age - G.

Repertoire for the Vocals:

(Note: The pieces are to be performed by memory)

 

Ages - J & H:

 

For Regional Round in Malaysia

 (Approximate Duration 5 minutes)

 

1) A song chosen by the contestant. (No Pops & Jazz)

 

 

For Final Round in Osaka

 (Approximate Duration 5 minutes)

 

1) A song chosen by the contestant. (Must be different from the piece for the regional round. Different movement or a piece from the same opus number is NOT acceptable. No Pops & Jazz)


 

Ages - U & G:

 

(Please choose either OPERA COURSE or LIED COURSE. Title of the Opera should be clearly noted in the application form when an Aria is chosen. The pieces to be performed by memory) 

 

 

For Regional Round in Malaysia

 (Approximate Duration 5 minutes)

 

1. For OPERA COURSE, any one Aria chosen by the contestant.

2. For ART SONG COURSE (Originally called Lied Course), any one of art songs or Lieder or a similar work written after 1765. Orchestral work is not accepted.

 

 

For Final Round in Osaka

 (Approximate Duration 7 minutes)

 

1. For OPERA COURSE, any one of Aria chosen by the contestant. (Must be different from the aria for the regional round.)

 

2. For ART SONG COURSE, any one of Lied chosen by the contestant. (Must be different from the piece for the regional round.)


 

Repertoire for Musical Course:

 

 

Ages - Es, J, H, U & G:

 

For Regional Round in Malaysia

 (Approximate Duration 5 minutes)

 

1) For Junior (Age-Es & J). A musical song chosen by the contestant.

2) For Senior (Age-H, U, & G). A musical song chosen by the contestant. 

 

 

For Final Round in Osaka

 (Approximate Duration 5 minutes for Junior & 7 minutes for Senior)

 

1) A musical song chosen by the contestant. (Must be different from the piece for the regional round. Different movement or a piece from the same opus number is NOT acceptable.)


 

For Grand Final, Gala Concert:

 

Eligible for all Section I 1st prize winners. 

 

1) Any piece(s) of approx. 10 minutes max in duration, chosen by the contestant. For Ages J, approximate duration is 5 minutes max.

 

(Note: The same piece for the final is acceptable. The registration form for the Grand Final, Gala Concert will be handed out after the announcement of the finals' result. A shortened piece is acceptable.)