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CLASSICAL

NON-CLASSICAL

COMMERCIAL

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due JANUARY 14, 2022

due JANUARY 28, 2022

for performers

for composers/arrangers

(non-primary)

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VOCAL MUSIC

 

 DISCIPLINE = a broad area of study. This discipline is VOCAL MUSIC. One Artist of the Year (seven total) will be named in each discipline.

SPECIALTY = an area of study within the discipline. Semi-finalists and finalists will be named in each specialty.  

Instructors may nominate two juniors AND two seniors per specialty. A student may be nominated in one specialty within each of the seven disciplines. Students may only be nominated in one specialty per discipline.

Students should be nominated in the specialty that is her/his/their greatest strength within the discipline. If the student is strong in any of the other specialties within the discipline, the student will have the opportunity to submit additional materials to address those strengths.

CLASSICAL VOICE

 

NON-CLASSICAL VOICE 

EX: musical theater, standards, jazz, gospel, mariachi, etc.

 

COMMERCIAL VOICE 

EX: pop, rock, soul, R&B, folk, country, etc.

CONDUCTING is not offered as a primary specialty. HOWEVER, a conducting video may be submitted as a secondary component when a student is nominated in one of the other specialties.

ARRANGING/COMPOSITION is not offered as a primary specialty. HOWEVER, music clips and sheet music may be submitted as a secondary component when a student is nominated in one of the other specialties.