Preselection


J. S. BACH

One of the following unaccompanied works:

 

Adagio and Fuga from the Sonata No. 1 in G minor, B.W.V. 1001

Grave and Fuga from the Sonata No. 2 in A minor, B.W.V. 1003

Ciaccona from the Partita No. 2 in D minor, B.W .V . 1004

Adagio and Fuga from the Sonata No. 3 in C major, B.W .V . 1005

W. A. MOZART
Second movement from Violin concerto No. 3, 4, or 5, with piano accompaniment


N. PAGANINI
One of the 24 Caprices





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First Round

All participants are required to play the following A, B, and C:

A: 


J. S. BACH 
One of the following unaccompanied works:

Adagio and Fuga from the Sonata No. 1 in G minor, B.W.V. 1001
Grave and Fuga from the Sonata No. 2 in A minor, B.W .V . 1003
Ciaccona from the Partita No. 2 in D minor, B.W .V . 1004
Adagio and Fuga from the Sonata No. 3 in C major, B.W .V . 1005

B:
 

N. PAGANINI 
Any two Caprices for unaccompanied violin


C:


F. KREISLER 

One of original works for violin and piano or solo violin





Semifinal

A recital program for a minimum of 60 minutes, which may not exceed 75 minutes in the total performance time. The recital must include the following sets A, B, C and D.

A.

One of the following violin-piano sonatas:


W. A. MOZART

Sonata in B flat Major K. 454

Sonata in E Flat Major, K.481

Sonata in A Major, K.526

 

L. VAN BEETHOVEN

Sonata No. 1 in D major, Op. 12/1

Sonata No. 2 in A major, Op. 12/2

Sonata No. 3 in E-flat major, Op. 12/3

Sonata No. 4 in A minor, Op. 23

Sonata No. 5 in F major, Op. 24

Sonata No. 6 in A major, Op. 30/1

Sonata No. 7 in C minor, Op. 30/2

Sonata No. 8 in G major, Op. 30/3

Sonata No. 10 in G major, Op. 96

B.

One violin-piano (or solo) sonata from the following list:

 

B. BARTÓK

Sonata for Solo Violin, Sz. 117

 

J. BRAHMS

Sonata No. 1 in G major, Op. 78

Sonata No. 2 in A major, Op. 100

Sonata No. 3 in D minor, Op. 108

 

J. CORIGLIANO

Sonata

 

C. DEBUSSY

Sonata No. 3 in G minor

 

G. FAURÉ

Sonata No. 1 in A major, Op. 13

 

C. FRANCK

Sonata in A major

 

L. JANÁCEK

Sonata

 

W. LUTOSLAWSKI

Partita

 

F. POULENC

Sonata

 

S. PROKOFIEV

Sonata No. 1 in F minor, Op. 80

Sonata No. 2 in D major, Op. 94a

 

M. RAVEL

Sonata in G major

 

F. SCHUBERT

Duo in A major, D. 574 (Op. 162)

 

R. SCHUMANN

Sonata No. 1 in A minor, Op. 105

 

R. STRAUSS

Sonata in E-flat major, Op. 18

 

I. STRAVINSKY

Divertimento

C.

One of the following works:

 

E. CHAUSSON

Poème, Op. 25

 

H. ERNST

The last rose of Summer

 

A. GINASTERA

Pampeana no. 1, Op.16

 

N. PAGANINI

I Palpiti, Op. 13

Le Streghe

Nel cor piu non mi sento

 

M. RAVEL

Tzigane

 

C. SAINT-SAËNS

Havanaise, Op. 83

Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso, Op. 28

 

C. SAINT-SAËNS/E. YSAŸE

Caprice d’apres l’etude en forme de valse

 

P. SARASATE

Carmen Fantasy

 

F. SCHUBERT

Rondo in B minor, D.895 (Op. 70)

 

F. WAXMAN

Carmen Fantasy (after Bizet)

 

H. WIENIAWSKI

Polonaise in D major, Op. 4

Polonaise Brillante, in A major, Op. 21

Faust Fantasy, Op. 20

Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 15

 

E. YSAŸE

One of the sonatas for solo violin, Op. 27

Poème élégiaque, Op.12

D.
Commissioned Work
(Violin and Piano / Solo Violin)

The commissioned work will be sent to each participant two months prior to the Competition. (Duration 5’-7’)





Final

Each of the 6 finalists will perform one of the following works with the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory Orchestra

W. A. MOZART
Violin Concerto No. 3 in G major, K216

Violin Concerto No.4 in D major, K218
Violin Concerto No. 5 in A major, K219



Grand Final


Each of the 3 finalists will perform one of the following works with the Singapore Symphony Orchestra





J. BRAHMS
Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 77

L. VAN BEETHOVEN
Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 61

A. DVOŘÁK
Violin Concerto in A minor, Op. 53

P. I. TCHAIKOVSKY
Violin Concerto D Major, Op. 35

J. SIBELIUS
Violin Concerto in D minor, Op. 47

N. PAGANINI
Violin Concerto No. 1 in D Major, Op. 6

S. PROKOFIEV
Violin Concerto No. 2 in G minor, Op. 63

F. MENDELSSOHN
Violin Concerto in E minor Op. 64