Syllabus

Elementary School Instrumental Groups

NOTE: No special references to rules are included in this section of Classes.

IT IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF EACH COMPETITOR TO READ THE RULES AND REGULATIONS AND TO ENTER THE CORRECT CLASS.

** The Board of the Music Festival reserves the right to cancel any classes if the number of entries in these classes are insufficient. Applicant fees will be returned in full.

**Taped accompaniment will be allowed for the classes indicated. Conductors are solely responsible for the tape/cd. IT MUST BE CUED TO START IMMEDIATELY.

Recorder Ensembles

Note: In classes 0351 - 0355, the conductor is limited to classroom teachers only. If help is needed for music, please call your area consultants. There is a scholarship available for these classes.

Rhythm Bands - Non-competitive

NOTE: Rhythm bands are to be conducted by a child member of the competing class. Piano accompaniment may be by an adult or recorded  piano accompaniment may be used (Please see note at beginning of Section 3). Entrants in these classes must come from the same classroom. Adjudication only will be provided for each rhythm band on individual merits, and a certificate awarded indicating 'A', 'B' or 'C' grading. There is no eligibility for any of the awards or scholarships of the Festival.