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School Competitions (Ireland and UK)

Primary School Choirs (Unison)
Repertoire: 2 contrasting pieces, in unison
Time Limit: Not exceeding 8 minutes in total
1st Prize: Trophy and £150
2nd Prize: Certificate

Primary School Choirs (Partsong) 
Repertoire: 2 contrasting pieces, in 2 or more parts
Time Limit: Not exceeding 8 minutes in total
1st Prize: Trophy and £150
2nd Prize: Certificate

Post-Primary Choirs (Unison/Two-Part) 
Repertoire: 2 contrasting pieces, in unison or 2 parts
Time Limit: Not exceeding 8 minutes in total
1st Prize: Trophy and £150
2nd Prize: Certificate

Post-Primary Choirs (Three/Four-Part) 
Repertoire: 2 contrasting partsongs, in 3 or 4 parts
Time Limit: Not exceeding 8 minutes in total
1st Prize: Trophy and £150
2nd Prize: Certificate

Big Sing 
All school choirs are invited to take part in a Big Sing workshop that will be scheduled during the competition session.

CMC Library
We are delighted to continue our partnership with the Contemporary Music Centre, Ireland and would encourage participating choirs to consider repertoire composed by Irish composers for competition at this year's Choir Festival. CMC will present a special award at the Closing Gala Concert to the choir that best performs a piece by an Irish composer, as listed in the CMC Library. To visit the library please follow this link

Special Awards 
See here for details of all special awards at the 2018 festival.