The Grand Prix Competition will comprise of Category Champions and choirs recommended by the jury. It will take place on 15 July 2017 at the Esplanade Concert Hall.
Choirs selected for the Grand Prix Competition are required to perform any two songs of their choice, only one of which may be a piece previously performed during the competition. The performance must also not exceed the pure singing time of 10 minutes.
Choirs selected for the Grand Prix are to submit 7 original scores of both pieces to the organisers for the purpose of adjudication.
Grand Prix Finalists will be ranked based on their performance and the choir with the highest average rank among the panel will be awarded Grand Prix Champion and a cash prize of SGD$5,000. As part of the festival’s collaboration with the Bali International Choral Festival, the Grand Prix winner is invited to take part in the Grand Prix competition of either the 2018 or 2019 editions of the Bali International Choral Festival, bypassing the qualifying rounds.