The 2020 ABRSM Choral Examinations have been put on hold due to the COVID-19 situation. Updates will be shared when the examinations are able to continue.
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 duration
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.
The fees for the three levels can be found here:
Registration is only applicable for choirs participating in the 2020 Voices of Singapore Festival.
Voices of Singapore @ Capitol
17 Stamford Road #03-06
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.
Step 1 : Register for Voices of Singapore Festival as a participating choir
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