Page-turners are allowed in ensemble events that do not require memorization for the sole purpose of turning pages.
In Vocal Musical Theater Once I thought I’d Never grow Up and Laurie’s Song are on in the same.
All piano solo selections listed in the 2011 – 2012 – 2013 are intended to be original solos by the composer. An example: Melodie and Serenade from the Fantasy Pieces, Op. 3, written in 1892 by Rachmaninoff, are not listed in the bulletin as “revised”, thus the revised version (written 1940) should not be used. ASE means that several publishers print the original
The NFMC Bylaws currently state: “Junior – young people under 19; Student/Collegiate members – between 19 and 26 years.” The Bulletin policy is supported by the Bylaws.
The entrant will be expected to sight play/sing approximately two levels below the present solo performing level but the rating sheet will reflect the higher level. Ex. Primary III will be sight reading at Primary I but gets credit for Primary II
Yes, the number of measures required applies to all instruments and includes vocal events and hymn playing.
There has been no change. Solo class of ensemble entrants must be within two classes.
Yes. These are two different events and the arrangements are different; therefore the same title could appear at different levels and different events.
There is a proper order to follow and the first step is to consult your Area Chairman.
You should contact the NFMC Festivals Chairman/Editor. (See festivals link for more information)