Compulsory songs

During the vocal editions, all participants need to perform a compulsory song. 

  • Category A1: Children's choirs up to the age of 12 years
  • Category A2: Children's choirs up to the age of 14 years
  • Category B: Equal-voice youth choirs
  • Category C: Mixed-voice youth choirs
  • Category D: Pennant series children's choirs
  • Category E: Pennant series: equal-voice youth choirs
  • Category F: Pennant series mixed-voice youth choirs
  • Category G: Free series: vocal folklore, close harmony, vocal jazz, gospel & spiritual, pop choir, a capella ensembles, vocal ensembles with a limited instrumental accompaniment. The vocal music should prevail.

Below you can find the links to the shortened versions of the compulsory songs for the festival of 2018. 

Category A1                  Category D

Category A2                  Category E

Category B                    Category F

Category C                    Category G: folk song " 't Ros Beyaard" - score will be given upon registration


Here you can find the audio files of the compulsory songs.

Here you can find a list of all the compulsory songs from 1962 until now.