PIANO

PRE-CATEGORY (born in 2013 or after)

(program up to 7 min.)

  1. Two compositions of choice from different stylistic periods

A-CATEGORY (born in 2010 or after)

Preselection round
  1. One or two pieces from the competition program.
Competition program up to 15 min.
  1. One or more pre‑classical pieces
  2. А choice of pieces from the classical and romantic period, XX and XXI century or a Macedonian composer (first or last movement from a classical cycle are also acceptable)

B-CATEGORY (born in 2007 or after)

Preselection round
  1. One or more pre-classical pieces
Competition round up to 20 min.
  1. A composition from the classical period – fantasy, sonata allegro, rondo, variations (a movement from sonata cycle is also acceptable)
  2. А choice of pieces from the romantic period, XX and XXI century or a Macedonian composer

C-CATEGORY (born in 2003 or after)

Preselection round
  1. J. S. Bach – one prelude and fugue from the ”Well Tempered Clavier” Book I or ll
  2. Concert etude (F. Chopin, F. List, F. Mendelssohn, S. Rachmaninoff, A. Scriabin, S. Prokofiev, G. Ligeti)
Competition round up to 30 min.
  1. A composition from the classical period – fantasy, sonata allegro, rondo, variations (a movement from sonata cycle is also acceptable)
  2. А choice of pieces from the romantic period, XX and XXI century or a Macedonian composer

D – CATEGORY (born in 1997 or after)

Preselection round
  1. J. S. Bach – one prelude and fugue from the ”Well Tempered Clavier” Book I or ll
  2. Concert etude (F. Chopin, F. List, F. Mendelssohn, S. Rachmaninoff, A. Scriabin, S. Prokofiev, G. Ligeti)
Competition Round I  (program up to 35 min.)
  1. A sonata by J. Haydn, W. A. Mozart, L. van Beethoven or F. Schubert
  2. One or more romantic works
  3. One or more pieces composed after the year 1900, as well as pieces by a Macedonian composer
Competition Round II  (program up to 40 min.)
  1. Recital program