Instrumental/Strings Provincials

2018 Performing Arts BC Provincial Festival

Tuesday, May 29 to Saturday, June 2

Victoria, BC

 

Guitar, Strings, Woodwind, Brass, and Chamber Provincial Participants may also enter the parallel Canadian Music Class.  

 

CLASSICAL GUITAR CLASSES:
Each regional festival is entitled to send one representative in each of the following age groups to the B.C. Provincial Finals.  Age of competitors is determined as of December 31st before the upcoming Provincial Festival.

Category

Age

  Grade Level

Time Limit

Junior

14 yrs & under

  Grade 4 & up

15 mins

Intermediate

17 yrs & under

  Grade 6 & up

20 mins

Senior

28 yrs& under

  Grade 8 & up

25 mins

National

28 yrs& under

 

40 mins

The Provincials Syllabus is available at www.bcprovincials.com

 

STRINGS CLASSES:
Each regional festival is entitled to send one representative as Junior (two competitors for Junior, one in each level A and B--depending on their grade level), Intermediate, Senior, and National to the B.C. Provincial Finals. Requirements for age and grade levels are determined as of December 31st before the upcoming Provincial Festival:

Category

Age

  Grade Level

Time Limit

Junior A

14 yrs/under

   Grade 6 - 8

20 mins

Junior B
Intermediate

14 yrs/under
17 yrs/under

   Grade 9 & up
   Grade 8 & up

20 mins
25 mins

Senior

28 yrs/under

   Grade & up

30 mins

National

28 yrs/under

 

40 mins

The Provincials Syllabus is available at www.bcprovincials.com

 

BRASS CLASSES:

Each regional festival is entitled to send representatives in each of the following age groups to the B.C. Provincial Finals. Requirements for age and grade categories are determined as of December 31st before the upcoming Provincial Festival.

Category

Age

Grade Level

Time Limit

Junior

14 years & under

Grade 5 & up

15 min

Intermediate

17 years & under

Grade 8 & up

20 min

Senior

28 years & under

Grade 9 & up

25 min

National

28 years & under

40 min

The Provincials Syllabus is available at www.bcprovincials.com

 

CHAMBER GROUP CLASSES:
Ages and categories are the same as for Woodwinds, Brass, Piano and Strings.  Members of a chamber group, may also represent their local festival as a soloist.

Category

 Group Average Age

            

Time Limit

Junior

14 yrs & under

20 min

Intermediate

17 yrs & under

25 min

Senior

28 yrs & under

30 min

National

28 yrs & under

40 min

The Provincials Syllabus is available at www.bcprovincials.com

 

WOODWIND CLASSES:
Each regional festival is entitled to send representatives in each of the following age groups to the B.C. Provincial Finals. Requirements for age and grade categories are determined as of December 31st before the upcoming Provincial Festival.

Category

Age

Grade Level

Time Limit

Junior

14 yrs & under

     Grade 6 & up

15 min

Intermediate

17 yrs & under

     Grade 8 & up

20 min

Senior

28 yrs & under

     Grade 9

25 min

National

28 yrs & under

 

40 min

The Provincials Syllabus is available at www.bcprovincials.com