Violin

2nd Round | Required works

Contestants that have been admitted to the second round are required to include at least one of the below works in their program:

Johann Sebastian Bach
Chaconne from Violin Partita No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004
or
Fugue from Violin Sonata in G minor, BWV 1001

Georg Philipp Telemann
One of the 12 Fantasias for Solo Violin

Eugene Ysaÿe
Sonata No. 1 in G minor 1st movement
Sonata No. 3 in D minor, „Ballade”
Sonata No. 4 in E minor, 1st movement
Sonata No. 6 in E major

Niccolò Paganini
One of the Capricci
Nr. 4 / 5 / 7 / 17 / 24

3rd Round | Required works – Solo

Contestants that have been admitted to the third round are required to include at least one solo and only one chamber music work in their program:

Wolfgang Amadé Mozart
1st movement of one of the Violin concertos, including cadenza

Johannes Brahms
Violin Sonata No. 1 in G major Op. 78, 1st movement
or
Violin Sonata No. 2 in A major Op. 100, 1st movement

Robert Schumann
Violin Sonata No. 1 in A minor, Op. 105, 1st movement
or
Violin Sonata No.2 in D minor Op. 121, 1st movement

Franz Schubert
Sonata in A major Op. 162, D. 574, 1st movement

Richard Strauss
Violin Sonate E-flat major, Op. 18, 1st movement

3rd Round | Required works – Chamber Music

Wolfgang Amadé Mozart
Duo for Violin and Viola in G major K. 423, 2nd and 3rd movements
Quintet C major, 2nd movement

Ludwig van Beethoven
Piano Trio in D major, Op. 70, No. 1, 1st movement
Piano Trio in E-flat major, Op. 70, No. 2, 1st movement

Johannes Brahms
Piano Trio No. 1 in B major, Op. 8: I. Allegro con brio,
Piano Quartet No. 3 in C minor, Op. 60:
I. Allegro non troppo
III. Andante

Franz Schubert
String Trio in B-flat major, D. 581, 1st movement
String Trio in B-flat major, D. 471, 1st movement

R. Schumann
Piano Quartet E-flat major, Op. 47,
I. Sostenuto assai – Allegro ma non troppo
or
III. Andante cantabile

A. Dvorák
Piano Trio No. 4 in E minor, Op. 90, „Dumky”

Maurice Ravel
Piano Trio A minor, 1st or 2nd movement

Gustav Mahler
Piano Quartet in A minor

Zoltán Kodály
Serenade for 2 Violins and Viola, 1st movement