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Competition Repertoire

Round I

  1. Johann Sebastian Bach- Prelude and Fugue from WTK I, II (free choice) or Dmitry Shostakovich - Prelude and Fugue, Op.87 (free choice)
  2. Two virtuoso etudes: one etude by F. Chopin or F. Liszt; one etude by any other composer
  3. One or more works by Jāzeps Vītols, duration no less than 10 minutes

Overall performance time must not exceed 30 minutes.

Scores of Jāzeps Vītols piano works are available for download in "Scores for download" section.

Round II

  1. A sonata by J. Haydn, W.A. Mozart or L. van Beethoven
  2. Compulsory piece (duration of approx. 5 minutes, scores will be provided to competitors no later than one month before the competition, compulsory piece may be performed from score).
  3. Compositions of participant's free choice

Overall performance time must not exceed 60 minutes.

Round III

One of the following concertos:

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor, K.466
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Piano Concerto No. 23 in A major, K.488
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Piano Concerto No. 24 in C minor, K.491
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Piano Concerto No. 27 in B flat major, K.595
  • Ludwig van Beethoven Piano Concerto No.1 in C major, op.15
  • Ludwig van Beethoven Piano Concerto No.2 in B flat major, op.19
  • Ludwig van Beethoven Piano Concerto No.3 in C minor, op. 37
  • Ludwig van Beethoven Piano Concerto No.4 in G major, op. 58
  • Ludwig van Beethoven Piano Concerto No.5 in E flat major, op. 73
  • Franz Liszt Piano Concerto No.1 in E flat major, S. 124
  • Franz Liszt Piano Concerto No.2 in A major, S. 125
  • Frederic Chopin Piano Concerto No.1 in E minor, op. 11
  • Frederic Chopin Piano Concerto No.2 in F minor, op. 21
  • Robert Schumann Piano Concerto in A minor, op.54
  • Johannes Brahms Piano Concerto No.1 in D minor, op. 15
  • Johannes Brahms Piano Concerto No.2 in B flat major, op. 83
  • Camille Saint-Saens Piano Concerto No.2 in G minor, op.22
  • Edward Grieg Piano Concerto in A minor, op. 16
  • Serge Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No.2 in C minor, op. 18
  • Serge Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No.3 in D minor, op. 30
  • Serge Rachmaninov "Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini", op. 43
  • Serge Prokofiev Piano Concerto No. 1 in D flat major, op. 10
  • Serge Prokofiev Piano Concerto No. 2 in G minor, op. 16
  • Serge Prokofiev Piano Concerto No. 3 in C major, op. 26
  • Maurice Ravel Piano Concerto in G major