ABRSM Choral Examinations
Voices of Singapore Festival is pleased to offer ABRSM Choral Examinations to participating choirs of the 2020 Voices of Singapore Festival.
The ABRSM Choral Examinations provides an opportunity for choirs to explore performing a variety of choral music that is certified by professional examiners of the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music.
Levels and Performance Durations
Initial: 20 mins (inclusive of a programme with a minimum of three contrasted items lasting in total between 7 and 10 minutes)
Intermediate: 22 mins (inclusive of a programme with a minimum of three contrasted items lasting in total between 9 and 12 minutes)
Advanced: 25 mins (inclusive of a programme with a minimum of three contrasted items lasting in total between 12 and 15 minutes)
This is the maximum duration of the exam (inclusive of the vocal exercises, breaks between items etc). Choirs may select a free-choice of repertoire, as long as it is comparable in standard to the repertoire lists in the syllabus. Syllabus information can be found here:
The fees for the three levels can be found here:
We are also pleased to announce that the 'attendance fee' charged for the usual examination registration will be waived.
Registration is only applicable for choirs participating in the 2020 Voices of Singapore Festival.
Voices of Singapore
51 Waterloo Street
Participants of the ABRSM Examination may contact Voices of Singapore to rent the examination venue for rehearsals prior to the examination at a discounted rate, subject to availability.
Steps to Register for the Examinations
Step 1 : Register for Voices of Singapore Festival as a participating choir at
Step 2 : Download ABRSM Prospectus
Step 3 : Fill up registration form in the attached document and submit it to the following email address:
Su-san Hay, Senior Examinations Manager