Program

1. First Round, no longer than 30 minutes.

 

 

Saxophone

a) A piece for saxophone solo chosen by the candidate

b) Three movements to be choosen from Cello Suites 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 by J.S.Bach.

    The tonality and the instrument can be choosen free by the candidate.
    The choosen movements have to be from the same Cello Suite.

 

 

c)   one piece to choose from the following list

List of choice  for the program part (c)

- Alfred Desenclos

  Prelude cadence et finale

- William Albright

   Sonata for alto saxophone and piano

- Fernande Decruck

   Sonate en Ut # pour saxophone alto

- Edison Denisov

   Sonata for alto saxophone and piano

- Florent Schmitt

   Légende , Op. 66

- Takashi Yoshimatsu

   Fuzzy bird sonata

- Jaques Ibert

   Concertino da camera

 

 

Clarinet

a) A piece for clarinet solo chosen by the candidate

 

b) - Johannes Brahms

  1-st movement from Sonata No.1 or No.2

 

c) - C. M. von Weber

       Concertino

                 or

- Claude Debussy

   Première Rhapsodie

 

 

2. Final round

 

 

Saxophone

a) - Alexey Shor

       Verdiana  download

 

b) - Alexander Glazunov

       Concerto for alto saxophone and string orchestra Op. 109

              or

    - Lars-Erik Larsson

      Concerto for alto saxophone and string orchestra Op. 14

      only the second and the third movements

 

Clarinet

a) - Alexey Shor

       Verdiana download

 

b) - Gioachino Rossini

       Introduction, Theme and Variations

                or

      - Aaron Copland

      Concerto for Clarinet and string orchestra