The Open Competition
Category 20 - Popular Choral Music
|age limit||no restrictions|
|number of singers||no restrictions|
|maximum duration of program||15 minutes (actual singing time)|
|number of compositions||4|
|maximum number of compositions
with instrumental accompaniment
|category is held in the||1st part World Choir Games|
|amplification of voices and instruments||permitted*|
|Program must include|
|Popular choral compositions of the choir's own choice.
Pop, Rock and Light Entertainment selections from the 20th century through the present day will be performed.
The style and content must not fit into the jazz, gospel, spiritual or folklore categories.
|S – Soprano, A – Alto, CT – Countertenor, T – Tenor, B – Bass|
|* In these categories amplification can be provided according to the amount of singers for a single voice or a group of singers. At any rate, choirs which take part in these categories have to hand in their registration form with clear instructions for the stage indicating the technical requirements of their performance.|