Junior Vocal

NPACS 2024 Junior Vocal Competitions will be held 7 & 8 September at the
The Octagon Theatre, 13 Aubrey Street, Regent, Whangārei 0112.

Entries open Sunday 9 June 2024 and close Friday 5 July 2024. 

Link to NPACS Vocal entry app: 

https://npacs-vocal-reg.glide.page

Syllabus

Classes under 10 years

149 Vocal Solo - Own Selection
Time limit: 4 minutes.

151 Song in Costume
Action permitted. The costume must be appropriate for the age and choice of song.
Time limit: 4 minutes.

153 Folk/Traditional Song
May be accompanied or unaccompanied.
A folk song is one in which the music and text have been handed down by tradition.
Some verses may need to be omitted.
Time limit: 3 minutes.

155 Sacred Solo/Spiritual/Gospel
Must have biblical reference.
Time limit: 4 minutes.

157 Classical Song
Baroque, Classical or Romantic song music composed 1600 to 1900.
Time limit: 4 minutes.

159 Novice Solo
Competitors placing 1st in a Vocal class within the last 5 years are not eligible to enter
Time limit: 4 minutes.

161 Song from Light Opera/Musical
Please indicate title of Light Opera/Musical with entry.
Time limit: 4 minutes.

Classes 11 & 12 years

150 Vocal Solo - Own Selection
Time limit: 4 minutes.

152 Song in Costume
Action permitted. The costume must be appropriate for the age and choice of song .
Time limit: 4 minutes.

154 Folk/Traditional Song
May be accompanied or unaccompanied.
A folk song is one in which the music and text have been handed down by tradition.
Some verses may need to be omitted.
Time limit: 3 minutes.

156 Sacred Solo/Spiritual/Gospel
Must have biblical reference.
Time limit: 4 minutes.

158 Classical Song
Baroque, Classical or Romantic song music composed 1600 to 1900.
Time limit: 4 minutes.

160 Novice Solo
Competitors placing 1st in a Vocal class within the last 5 years are not eligible to enter.
Time limit: 4 minutes.

162 Song from Light Opera/Musical
Please indicate title of Light Opera/Musical with entry.
Time limit: 4 minutes.

Groups and duets

Under 18 years

100 Junior Vocal Group
Two songs, own selection. Three performers or more.
Time limit: 8 minutes.

104 Junior Duet - Own Selection 12 years & under.
One song, own selection.
Time limit: 4 minutes.

Junior Vocal trophies and awards

Prizes
Under 12 years and Group classes will receive badges for First, Second and Third.
Ribbons for VHC, HC and Commended.

Greenwood Cup and Award  Class 100.

Good Companions Choral Trophy and Award
Highest mark classes 102, 103 & 104.

Kamo Music Room Trophy
Classes: 149/150 Highest mark.

McQueen Cup
Classes: 151/152 Highest mark.

Hatfield Trophy
Class 157 Highest mark.

Flower Trophy
Classes: 161/162.

Heather Blyth Trophy - Girls under 16 years.
Vocal solo: Highest individual mark. 

Voice Studio Cup
Awarded for Potential and/or Encouragement. Awarded at the Adjudicator’s discretion. 

Northland Junior Vocal Solo Championship Award
12 years & under

Whangarei Lions Cup and Miniature 
Classes: 149/150, 151/152 & 153/154 aggregate points. Northland resident.