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2021 DSA ─ Performing Arts


Our selection panel seeks to identify students with high levels of ability and achievement in the following performing arts:

- Choir (Mixed)
- English Drama (Mixed)
- Guitar Ensemble (Mixed)
- Modern Contemporary Dance (Mixed)
- Symphonic Band (Mixed)

Selection Criteria

Performing Arts

Requirements

Choir

Should have experience singing on stage.
Preferably has received voice-training.
Applicants should be prepared to:
- Be tested on pitch, note intervals and rhythm feel.

English Drama

Preferably has received training in Drama.
Applicants should be prepared to:
- Be assessed on improvisation, articulation, pronunciation, enunciation, body movements and facial expressions.

Guitar Ensemble

Preferably has received formal classical guitar lessons and attained at least a grade 2 in guitar. Applicants need to submit a certified copy of his/her music qualifications e.g. ABRSM, LCM, TCM prior to the DSA selection.

Applicants should be prepared to play a solo piece


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Modern Contemporary Dance

Have stage performance experience in the last 3 years
Applicants should be prepared to:
- perform a solo routine.

Symphonic Band

Applicants should be prepared to:
- Perform a piece of music on a band instrument
- Have played any of the following band instruments:

List of Band Instruments:
- Bass Clarinet
- Bassoon
- Clarinet
- Cor anglais (English Horn)
- Cornet
- Double Bass (String Bass)
- Euphonium/Baritone
- Flute
- French Horn
- Oboe
- Percussion
- Piccolo
- Saxophones (Alto, Tenor, Baritone)
- Trombone
- Trumpet
- Tuba (BB Flat)

Dates of E-Audtions / E-Interviews

Choir (Mixed)

Date

:

The trials and interviews for the 2021 selection will be confirmed at a later date

Time

:

To be confirmed (after 3pm)

Reporting Venue

:

At the respective primary school

Attire

:

School Uniform


 English Drama (Mixed)

Date

:

The trials and interviews for the 2021 selection will be confirmed at a later date

Time

:

To be confirmed (after 3pm)

Reporting Venue

:

At the respective primary school

Attire

:

School Uniform


Guitar Ensemble (Mixed)

Date

:

The trials and interviews for the 2021 selection will be confirmed at a later date

Time

:

To be confirmed (after 3pm)

Reporting Venue

:

At the respective primary school

Attire

:

School Uniform


Modern Contemporary Dance (Mixed)

Date

:

The trials and interviews for the 2021 selection will be confirmed at a later date

Time

:

To be confirmed (after 3pm)

Reporting Venue

:

At the respective primary school

Attire

:

School Uniform


Symphonic Band (Mixed) 

Date

:

The trials and interviews for the 2021 selection will be confirmed at a later date

Time

:

To be confirmed (after 3pm)

Reporting Venue

:

At the respective primary school

Attire

:

School Uniform