May 10th - 15th, 2020

Repertoire 2021

The tentative required repertoire for Young Artist Competition(s) and Adjudicator Choice classes for all participating Musicfest Festival divisions is shown below.

The below list is provided as a courtesy in the event that students/teachers would like advanced planning information earlier than 7-8 months in advance.   

Musicfest Northwest and its division chairs reserve the right to change the required pieces in the future for any reason at least 8 months in advance of the year the piece would be required to be played.  

Please double check the required repertoire on the festival website in the fall prior to each competition to verify correct information for the upcoming year.



Young Artist Required Repertoire:
Trumpet - Concerto in D major by Telemann
Horn - Concerto #2, 1st movement, Mozart
Trombone / Euphonium - Morceau Symphonique by Guilmant
Tuba / Bass Trombone - Vaughan Williams Concerto for Tuba, 1st movement

Adjudicators Choice Required Repertoire:
- Sonata, 1st movement, Dello Joio
Horn - Sonata, Opus 17, 1st movement, Beethoven
Trombone - Sonata in F-Major, complete, Marcelllo 
Euphonium - Fantasia, Gordon Jacob
Tuba - Sonata 1st movement, Beversdorf, Southern


Young Artist Required Repertoire:
Howard Hanson Serenade for Flute, Harp and Strings, Opus 35

Adjudicators Choice Required Repertoire:
Henri Busser / Prelude and Scherzo Opus 35 for Flute and Piano in book Flute Music by French Composers

G1C Guitar Young Artist Required Piece
    Concerto in D, Op. 99, 1st Movement, by Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco ( #GA166)

G5 Unaccompanied Solo - Level 1 (Beginner)
    Any 19th century miniature or etude

G6 Unaccompanied Solo - Level 2 (Intermediate)
     Any selection from “24 Preludes” by Bryan Johanson ( #DZ 1775)

G7 Unaccompanied Solo - Level 3 (Advanced)
    Any piece from “Douze Etudes” by Heitor Villa-Lobos ( #8095/DF15851/HL50565484)

G8B Required Solo - Level 3 (Advanced)
    Any selection from Pieces Caracteristiques Parts 1 & 2 (except Preambulo), by Federico Moreno-Torroba ( #GA133, GA134)

G9 Guitar Adult Section
    Any piece from the classical guitar repertoire


Young Artist Required Repertoire:
Schumann - Piano Concerto, 1st Movement (If a cadenza for a concerto is written by the composer, that cadenza shall be required) 

2022 - Prokofiev: Concerto No. 3, 1st Movement
2023 - Rachmaninoff: Concerto No. 2, 1st Movement
2024 - Beethoven: Concerto No. 3, 1st Movement, any addition
2025 - Grieg: Concerto, 1st Movement
2026 - Prokofiev: Concerto No. 3, 1st Movement
2027 - Beethoven: Concerto No. 1 in C major, Op. 15, 3rd movement, Rondo. Allegro

Young Artist Required Repertoire:
Bassoon - Weber, Andante & Rondo Ungarese
Clarinet - Rossini, Introduction, Theme and Variations
Oboe - Krommer, Concerto in F, Op. 37, Movement 1
Saxophone - Glazunov, Concerto (complete)

Adjudicators Choice Required Repertoire: - TBD


Young Artist Required Repertoire:
—Concerto in D-major, Opus 35, 3rd movement, Tchaikovsky (with Leopold Auer cuts)
Viola—Concerto in G-minor, 3rd movement, Allegro con fuoco, Cecil Forsyth, ed. Schott (IMSLP)
Cello—Cello Concerto in B-minor, Opus 104, 1st movement, Allegro, Dvorak
Bass—Concerto for Double Bass (often label No. 2), 1st movement, Dittersdorf (to be performed in solo tuning so that it sounds in E-Major)

Adjudicators Choice Required Repertoire:
S6 String Solo Level 3A
Violin—Violin Concerto No. 1 in G-Minor, 2nd Movement, adagio, Bruch
Viola—Élégie, Fauré (edited by Milton Katims, International Edition)
Cello—Kol Nidrei, Opus 47, Bruch
Bass—Elegy, Bottesini (published by Ricordi, Lemur Music #SCH102)

S7 String Solo Level 3B
Violin—Concerto No. 1 in G-Minor, 3rd movement, Bruch
Viola—Concerto in C-Major, 3rd movement, Rondo, Joseph Schubert (Schott)
Cello—Toccata, Frescobaldi—Cassado
Bass—Concerto, Movement 1, Dragonetti (International)


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