Yerevan Armenia
15-19 September, 2022

Repertoire of the Competition

First Round 25 minutes

Candidates may choose their programme freely with a minimum of 3 different composers, but must include:

  • One Prelude & Fugue from the Well-Tempered Clavier (Book I or II) by J.S. Bach
  • Two Virtuoso Etudes by F. Chopin, F. Liszt, S. Rachmaninoff, A. Scriabin or C. Debussy (could be both by the same composer or each by different composer)

Final Round 40 minutes

Candidates may choose their programme freely with a minimum of 3 different composers, but must include:

  • A.Shor-M.Pletnev – Piano Sonata (download or watch
  • At least one fast movement from a sonata by F. Schubert, J. Haydn, W.A. Mozart or L. van Beethoven
  • One Composition by F. Chopin, F. Liszt. J. Brahms. R. Schumann, F. Mendelssohn Bartholdy, C. Frank, A. Scriabrin or S. Rachmaninoff

Compositions performed in the 1st Round cannot be played in the Final Round.
All programmes must be performed from memory and no transcriptions are allowed.

Programmes cannot be changed after the closing date of applications.