VIOLIN

PRE-CATEGORY (born in 2009 or after)

(program up to 7 min.)

  1. Two compositions of choice from different stylistic periods

A-CATEGORY (born in 2006 or after)

(program up to 15 min.)

  1. One or more pieces from the baroque period
  2. А choice of pieces from the classical and romantic period, XX and XXI century or a Macedonian composer

B- CATEGORY (born in 2003 or after)

(program up to 20 min.)

Round I  (program up to 10 min.)
  1. One or more pieces from the baroque period
Round II (program up to 10 min.)
  1. А choice of pieces from the classical and romantic period, XX and XXI century or a Macedonian composer

C-CATEGORY (born in 1999 or after)

(program up to 25 min.)

Round I (program up to 15 min.)
  1. A baroque composition of choice
  2. One virtuoso piece of choice (H. Wieniawski, P. de Sarasate, F. Kreisler etc.)
Round II
  1. The Ist ; or IInd and IIIrd movement of a concerto of choice

D-CATEGORY (born in 1993 or after)

Round I
  1. J. S. Bach: Two movements from the collection of solo sonatas, partitas or chaconnes
  2. N. Paganini: One of 24 caprices op. 1 for solo violin of choice
  3. W. A. Mozart: Ist movement with cadenza of choice from the following concertos:
    K V. 216 No.3; KV.218 No. 4; KV. 219 No. 5
Round II
  1. One complete sonata for violin & piano ( Bartok, L. van Beethoven, J. Brahms, C. Debussy, G. Faure, C. Franck, E. Grieg, S. Prokofiev, M. Ravel) of choice*
  2. One virtuoso piece of choice
  3. T. Zografski – “Song” for solo violin (obligatory piece)
Round III
  1. One whole concerto of choice

*(The composition in D – category, round II, no. 1 can be performed from the score)