Compulsory pieces of the 1st and 2nd Round

J. S. Bach

The candidate must prepare a movement from one partita of their own choice

Partita No. 1 B-flat major, BWV 825
Partita No. 2 C minor, BWV 826
Partita No. 3 A minor, BWV 827
Partita No. 4 D major, BWV 828
Partita No. 5 G major, BWV 829
Partita No. 6 E minor, BWV 830

 

D. Scarlatti

two of the following sonatas must be selected

Sonata D minor, K 1 (L.366)
Sonata B minor, K 27 (L.449)
Sonata G major, K 55 (L.335)
Sonata A major, K 113 (L.345)
Sonata D minor, K 141 (L.442)
Sonata A major, K 182 (L.139)
Sonata E major, K 380 (L.23)

 

W. A. Mozart

one of the following works Must be selected

Sonata No. 11 A major, K. 331
Sonata No. 14 C minor, K. 457
Sonata No. 17 B-flat major, K. 570
Sonata No. 18 D major, K.576
Variations in G major on “Unser dummer Pöbel meint”, K. 455
Rondo in A minor, K. 511

 

L. Van Beethoven

one of the following sonatas is to be s

Sonata No. 7 D minor, Op. 10,3
Sonata No. 14 C sharp minor, Op. 27,2 “Moonlight”
Sonata No.  17 D minor, Op. 31,2
Sonata No. 31 A flat major, Op. 110

 

F. Schubert

one of the following works Must be selected

Sonata in A major, D 664
Four Impromptus Op. 90 D 899
Sonata in B flat major, Op. posth. D 960

 

R. Schumann

one of the following works Must be selected

Davidsbündlertänze Op. 6
Carnaval Op. 9
Kreisleriana Op. 16
Fantasy in C major, Op. 17

 

J. Brahms

one of the following work Must be selected

Sonata No. 3 F minor Op. 5
Variations on a Theme of Paganini Op. 35 (both vols.)
Three Intermezzi Op. 117
Four Pieces for piano Op. 119

 

F. Chopin

Ballade No. 1 G minor, Op. 23

Etudes

one Etude from each cycle Must be selected

Op. 10 (except Nos. 3 and 6)
Op. 25 (except No. 7)

Mazurkas

one of the following works Must be selected

Mazurka, Op. 67,4
Mazurka, Op. 68,2

Polonaises

one of the following works Must be selected

Polonaises No. 1 C sharp minor Op. 26,1
Polonaises No. 5 F-sharp minor Op. 44
Polonaise No. 6 A-flat major Op. 53

Polonaises No. 7 A-flat major Op. 61 (Polonaise-Fantaisie)

Sonata No. 2 B-flat minor, Op. 35

 

F. Liszt

Two of the following etudes must be selected 

Études d’execution transcendante S. 139
No. 11 “Harmonies du soir”

Grandes Études de Paganini S. 141 (revised version, 1851)
Nr. 3 “La Campanella”
No. 5 “La Chasse”

Trois Etudes de concert S. 144
No. 2 „La Legerezza“
No. 3 „Un sospiro“

Études de concert S. 145
No. 1 “Waldesrauschen”
No. 2 “Gnomenreigen”

Mephisto Waltz No.1, S. 514 (Liszt or Busoni version)

Sonata B minor, S. 178 

 

C. Debussy

one work from the following Must be selected

Pour le piano L.95
Feux d’Artifice [Préludes cahier 2, No. 12] L. 123

 

M. Ravel

one work from the following Must be selected

Jeux d’eau M. 30
Valses nobles et sentimentales M. 61

 

B. Bartók

one work from the following Must be selected

Three Burlesques, Op. 8c, Sz 47 / BB 55
Suite, Op. 14, Sz 62 / BB 70
Sonata Sz 80 / BB 88