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Markneukirchen International Instrumental Competition 9 - 18 May 2019

 

First round

a)   one pair of movements of following selection:

      Johann Sebastian Bach
      Prelude & Fugue, BWV 997
      Prelude & Fugue, BWV 998
      Adagio & Fuga, BWV 1001
      Grave & Fuge,  BWV 1003
      Adagio & Fuga, BWV 1005
      (transposing is possible)

 

b)   One of the following works:

       Toru Takemitsu
       Equinox (1993)

       or

       Hans Werner Henze
       3 Tentos (Kammermusik 1958)

       or

       Roberto Gerhard
       Fantasía (1957)

       or

       Maurice Ohana
       Tiento (1957)

 

Second round

A recital of 30 - 35 minutes, consisting of:

a)   Classicism/Romanticism (One of the following works):

       Mauro Giuliani
       one Rossiniana op. 119 – 124

       or

       Fernando Sor
       one Fantasy (op. 16, op. 30, op. 52 oder op. 59)  

       or

       Dionisio Aguado
       one Rondò

       or

       Giulio Regondi  
       one work at the participant’s choice

 

b)   A piece of a Spanish or Latin-American composer of the 19th or 20th century
     
(original or adaption)

 

depending on the time left for this round:

c)    a program at the participant’s own choice
       Please note that the total stage time of the second round shall not exceed 30 – 35 minutes)

 

Third round  (35 – 40 minutes)

a)   Manuel de Falla
       Homenaje (1920)

b)   One of the following contemporary works:

       Hans Werner Henze
      
Royal Winter Music I
       (First Sonata)  
       Schott GA 467

       or

       Hans Werner Henze
      
Royal Winter Music II
       (Second Sonata)
       Schott GA 473

       or

       Benjamin Britten
       Nocturnal op. 70

       or

       William Walton
       Five Bagatelles

       or

       Nicolas Maw
      
Music of Memory
       Faber Music

       or

       Magnus Lindberg
       Mano a Mano
       Boosey & Hawkes, London

       or

       Tristan Murail
       Tellur

       or

       Luciano Berio
      
Sequenza XI
       UE

 

depending on the time left for this round:

c)   a program at the participant’s own choice
      Please note that the total stage time of the third round shall not exceed 35 – 40 minutes)

 

Final round with orchestra

       Joaquín Rodrigo
      
Concierto de Aranjuez (1939)

 

All pieces are to be performed from memory except from the contemporary piece in third round’s part b).

The stated program and the editions mentioned above are obligatory.

Subsequent changes will not be accepted.

Please note that the usage of photocopied sheet music is due to juristic reasons (copyright law) entirely at the participant’s own risk.

All compositions of this program can be obtained by the music trade. Performance material cannot be purchased from the office of the Markneukirchen International Instrumental Competition.

 

Concluding clause

In case of discrepancies, the German text shall be binding.