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Eisteddfod yr Urdd song option

From January 2018, young competitors competing in the Solo Song classes in Eisteddfod yr Urdd may offer their competition piece as one of the songs in their Trinity graded singing exam.

Candidates may perform one song from Eisteddfod yr Urdd in their Trinity exam, in place of one of the songs listed in the Trinity syllabus.

Eligible songs, and the Trinity grade at which they may be performed, are listed in following table:

Eisteddfod yr Urdd song

Trinity exam level

Fi di'r Deinosor


Wedi'r Gaeaf 

Grade 3

Cwymp y Dail 

Grade 3

Cân y Melinydd 

Grade 4

American Lullaby / Hwiangerdd Americanaidd

Grade 5 - to be sung in Welsh

Trade Winds / Awel Deg

Grade 5 - to be sung in Welsh

Sure on this Shining Night / Disglair yw'r Noson Hwyr

Grade 8 - to be sung in English (original language)

Further information

Trinity’s Singing exams provide a structured yet flexible framework for progress, which enables a learner to demonstrate their own musical personality and promotes enjoyment in music performance. 

Please visit Singing for further information about the 2018-2021 syllabus.



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