3.05 Percy Whitehead Cup

Adjudication for 3.05 Percy Whitehead Cup

Test Pieces 2022

(a)      Two songs or arias by 16th, 17th or 18th century British-born composers.

(b)      Two art songs by 20th or 21st century British or Irish composers.

Songs should be of contrasting style and tempo and marks will be awarded accordingly. All songs must be sung in English. Competitors will sing two songs, one each from (a) & (b) of their choice initially. The remaining two songs will be sung on recall.

Competitors must provide their own accompanist.

NB: Please ensure that all own choice pieces are submitted at time of entry, as no change of repertoire will be allowed after competition entry deadline.