1st Round 20 minutes

Freely chosen programme which must include a 1st movement of Classical Sonata and a virtuoso Étude,
apart from other piece(s) of the candidate’s choice.

Final Round 45 minutes

The programme must include:

  • a major work written in 19th-20th century
  • A.Shor-M.Pletnev – Piano Sonata - download or watch
  • one or more works of the candidate's choice (if time permits).

*Compositions performed in the 1st Round cannot be played in the Final Round.
*All pieces except for A. Shor - M.Pletnev – Piano Sonata must be performed by memory.
*Programmes cannot be changed after the closing date of applications.