Opportunities for singers
If you enjoy singing and performing, we have a number of opportunities for you to take part in the Festival. We offer classes in all styles of Vocal Music and for all abilities and age groups.
There are three main age groups:
Younger Voices: 15 years and under
Young Adults: 16 – 19 years
Adult: 20 years and over
We offer classes in Opera, Oratorio, Art Song, Folk Song, Musicals, Music Hall, Jazz and Pop with “My Favourite Song” classes for children aged 11 and under. We also have classes for duets and trios. Classes for Younger Voices will take place in venues around Bath on Friday 16th March and Adult classes on Thursday 15th March.
Musical Theatre is growing in popularity and has its own day on Friday 9th March. The syllabus for 2018 is available in September
Special award for young adults age 16- 19 years
The May King Award. This prize of £150 is awarded to the outstanding singer in the Young Adult section.
Special award for adults age 20 years and over
The Muriel King Vocal Award. This prize of £200, is awarded to the outstanding overall singer in the Adult classes.
The May King Memorial Award. This prize of £100, is awarded to the outstanding singer in the Art Song classes.
Please see syllabus for appropriate class number and time limit