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Gold Award Training Session
on Tuesday, September 11th 2007 from 6.45 - 9.30 pm

John Wardle
RSCM Awards Co-ordinator
St Mary le More, Wallingford

  • Covers aspects of the current syllabus (pdf file), with
  • practical examples for singers to join in and
  • help with singing technique.
  • Opportunities for questions + individual guidance.
  • Singers’ places limited to 16 young people and 10 adults. Apply early!
  • Singers should hold, or be about to take, the RSCM Silver Standard Award.
  • They may bring a set piece from Section A (Test 2 or 3) of the syllabus to sing solo.
  • Choir trainers welcome as observers, with or without candidates.
    Book in advance on the booking form.
  • NB: At least 12 singers are required for this event to run.
6.45 Young singers (under 18) arrive Introduction. How the exam works. Sing examples + some solo work
7.30 Adult singers & observers arrive

Introducing the Gold Award. Writing your programme notes. Questions

Refreshments (small charge)
9.00 Young singers leave
( + parents / choirtrainers).
Adults sing repertoire. Solo opportunities. Questions
Finish charge)

The following pdf files are available on the main RSCM website:

NB: The above documents are in PDF format, and need Adobe Acrobat or Acrobat Reader programs to open them. This software is free, and you can download it here. (This takes a little time.)

Gold Award training events are funded by RSCM Oxfordshire


Gold Award examinations, administered centrally by the RSCM, are held in June & November each year (entry deadlines: 1 May & 1 October respectively).

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