JUNIOR ARTIST COMPETITION REPERTOIRE
Profile of Participants: up to and including 18 years of age on, or before, March 11, 2017.
Register to compete in the competition and submit your pre-screening application by following the link below. The deadline to submit pre-screening applications and videos is January 31st, 2017.
Early application fee is $75 USD for applications submitted on, or before, January 31, 2017.
PRELIMINARY ROUND: VIDEO RECORDING of THREE WORKS*
*Each work may be recorded separately, but must be submitted unedited.
Part 1 – Choose one (1) of the following works with piano (all movements):
Camille Saint Saëns, Sonata for Clarinet and Piano, Op. 167 (1921)
Francis Poulenc, Sonata for Clarinet and Piano (1962)
Robert Schumann, Fantasy Pieces for Clarinet and Piano Op. 73 (1849) (A clarinet preferred)
Claude Debussy, Première Rhapsodie for Clarinet and Piano (1909)
Part 2 – Choose one (1) of the following unaccompanied works (all movements):
Igor Stravinsky, Three Pieces for Clarinet (1919) (I, II – preferably A clarinet. III – on Bb clarinet)
Miklós Rózsa, Sonatina for Solo Clarinet Op. 27 (1951) (on Bb clarinet)
Elliot Carter, Gra for Solo Clarinet (1993) (on Bb clarinet)
Krzysztof Penderecki, Prelude for Solo Clarinet (1987)
Part 3 – Choose one (1) of the following concertos with piano (first movement only):
W. Amadeus Mozart Clarinet Concerto in A Major, K.622 (1791)
Carl Maria von Weber, Concerto No. 1 in F minor, Op.73 (1811)
Carl Maria von Weber, Concerto No. 2 in E-Flat Major, Op.74 (1811)
Louis Spohr, Concerto No. 1 in C minor, Op. 26 (1808)
ROUND 2: QUARTERFINALS, LIVE in NASHVILLE, TN, USA
Choose one (1) work from Part 1, and the following:
Choose one (1) work from Part 3
ROUND 3: SEMIFINALS, LIVE in NASHVILLE, TN, USA
Choose one (1) work from Part 2 (unaccompanied), and the following:
Verdi/Luigi Bassi, Rigoletto Fantasia di Concerto for Clarinet and Piano
ROUND 4: FINALS in NASHVILLE, TN, USA
Your chosen unaccompanied work from the Preliminary Round, Part 2, and:
Your chosen Concerto from Preliminary Round, Part 3, and:
Verdi/Luigi Bassi, Rigoletto Fantasia di Concerto for Clarinet and Piano from Round 3