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divisions & awards

Be rewarded with the #SIBFexperience!

Band Category (Live) | Ensemble Category (Live)

Conductors may wish to refer to past SIBF performance videos to select the appropriate division for your bands to showcase the band's best performance ability.


1 Small Ensemble (SE) category may include woodwind, brass and mixed wind & percussion instrumental ensemble.



The cash prizes for the 8th Singapore International Band Festival are awarded as follows:

  1. SIBF Trophy will be presented to only the top scoring ensemble of every division. Cash prize will only be awarded to the top ensemble in Division E1 if:

    • there are at least 5 participating ensembles in each of Division E1 sub-categories, i.e. Small Ensemble (SE), Percussion Ensemble (PE) and

    • the top ensemble scores at least 80.00 marks.

  2. Invitation to perform at the Winners’ Concert & Award Ceremony will be at the discretions of the panel of adjudicators and their decisions are final and non-negotiable. 

  3. The organiser reserves the rights to disqualify and revoke all awards and cash prizes if a participating ensemble infringes on any of the rules and regulations. All decisions are final and non-negotiable.

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