Cello 2021

17-19 October 2021

Programme

CELLO COMPETITION 2021: FIRST ROUND 
(max. 40 candidates - max. duration 30 min.)

  1. One piece from 20th century for cello solo from the following list :     
  • G. Crumb : Sonata for violoncello solo
  • P. Hindemith : Sonata for violoncello solo
  • Z. Kodaly : Sonata Op. 8 (movement 1)
  • G. Ligeti : Sonata fpr violoncello solo
  • H. Dutilleux : 3 Strophes sur le nom de Sacher
  • K. Penderecki : Per Slava
  • A. Ginastera : Puñena 2
  • B. Britten : Suite N° 2 (declamato, scherzo, ciaccona)
  1. J. S. Bach: One Suite from the following Suites for Violoncello solo :
  • Suite N° 2 in D min. BWV 1008
  • Suite N° 3 in C Maj. BWV 1009
  • Suite N° 4 in E flat Maj. BWV 1010

Candidates are expected to select movements they wish to perform (minimum 3). They are given the option to play the repeats or not. Please keep in mind given timing for the first round (max. 30 min).