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The Competition is open to all pianists. No age limit.

2017


 

        JUNIOR SECTION
 
        ARTISTIC SECTION
 






* Applicants who do not perform the mandatory pieces will not receive any award.

* Applicants must solely perform the repeats, Da Capo (D. C.) and Coda indicated on the program.


* Applicants registered in several degrees must choose different works for each degree.



 

JUNIOR SECTION

Discipline :  JUNIOR - CLASSIC

If you meet any difficulties in getting the scores,,
please get in touch with the CMF head-office : 33.(0)4.91.54.08.81


 

----- INFANT : Choose one piece ----


- The old wreck (Le vieux tacot) by S. THOMAS 

 
Contact the composer who offer 30 €,
Tel.33.(0)6.19.72.37.11, e-mail : sylvain.thomas75@laposte.net.

 

- Waltz  by R. PHILLIPS  
(Je joue du piano - P04391). Ed. Combre distributed by H. Lemoine.



----- INITIAL : Choose one piece -----

- I hope we shall meet again (J'espère qu'on se reverra) by J-M. ALLERME  
(Pianotes vol. 2, C05508). Ed. Combre distributed by H. Lemoine.


- Blue Waltz  by S. THOMAS  
Contact the composer who offer 30 €,
Tel.33.(0)6.19.72.37.11, e-mail : sylvain.thomas75@laposte.net.

           
          

----- BEGINNER I : Choose one piece -----


- Mazurka by A. TANSMAN 
Da Capo
required
,
(Pour les enfants vol. 2 - DF 15813). Ed. M. Eschig
 

- Tender tune (Air tendre by F. LE COUPPEY 
(Le piano à travers les siècles vol.1-C06018).Ed. Combre by H. Lemoine



----- BEGINNER II : Choose one piece -----

- German Dance (Danse Allemande) by L. V. BEETHOVEN   
repeats required.
(Les classiques favoris Débutants-25498HL).
Ed H. Lemoine who offer a gift voucher of 30 €

 

- Arabesque op.100 nr 2 by F. BURGMULLER 
only the 2d repeat required
(Piano Kids Finger Fun-ED8300). Ed. Schott Music who offer a gift voucher of 30 €.



----- PREPARATORY I : Choose one piece -----

- The squirrel and the pine cone (L'ecureuil et la pomme de pin by J. HODY 
(Les images de l'hiver- GD1520) Ed. Delrieu by H. Lemoine.
 

- I dreamed I was a Butterfly (J'ai rêvé que j'étais un papillon)  by K. ISHI 
(La Boite à musique - 25095HL). Ed H. Lemoine who offer a gift voucher of 30 €.

 
 

----- PREPARATORY II : Choose one piece -----

- Clowns by D. KABALEVSKY 
(De Bach à nos jours vol.1A - 26126HL).
Ed H. Lemoine who offer a gift voucher of 30 €.


- A turn of crank (Un tour de manivelle) by J-C. SOLDANO 
(Trois petits tours, Vol. 2). Ed Soldano who offer a g. v. of 30 €

- Show me your exercise books! (Montrez-moi vos cahiers!) by B. COL
(Au tableau-DLT2659).Ed. Delatour France  



----- ELEMENTARY I : Choose one piece -----

- Soldier's March (Marche militaire) by R. SCHUMANN 
repeat required 
(Album for the Young op.68, ED 9010).
Ed. Schott Music who offer a gift voucher of 30 €.



- Hindu Dance (Danse Hindoue) by P. MAURICE
Coda required
(Magie du Clavier, vol.2 - 24437HL). Ed H. Lemoine who offer a gift voucher of 30 €.




----- ELEMENTARY II : Choose one piece -----

- Menuet nr 5, (Compositeur inconnu - BWV Anh. 116) by A-M. BACH 
 only the 2d repeat required
(Le Petit Livre d'Anna Magdalena Bach, UL110)
Ed H. Lemoine who offer a gift voucher of 30 €.

 
- We are the joyful Rabbits! by G. MEUNIER 
(Poco Forte - 26118 HL). Ed H. Lemoine who offer a gift voucher of 30 €.



----- MEDIUM I : Choose one piece -----

- The merry little pingoin, (Le joyeux petit pingouin) by J. HODY 
(Piece facile pour piano - AC 21049).
Ed. Choudens by A. Leduc

- Her Majesty the lion (Sa Majesté le lion) by G. MEUNIER
(Les Nouveaux Animaux Magiques 26071HL).
Ed H. Lemoine who offer a gift voucher of 30 €.


 

- The obstinate tortoise (La tortue opiniâtre) by B. COL
(Pièces Siamoises-DLT2525). Ed. Delatour France

 

 

----- MEDIUM II : Choose one piece -----

- Au clair de... Lucie by C. BRATTI 
(Plaisir de jouer - P.L.1024). Ed. P. Lafitan who offer 30 € 
 

- The merry ploughman (Le gai laboureur) by R. SCHUMANN
(Album pour la Jeunesse Op.68 - ED9010).
Ed. Schott Music who offer a gift voucher of 30 €.

 

----- SUPERIOR I : Choose one piece -----

- Scherzetto by  V. SELIVANOV
(Pages choisies d'hier et d’aujourd’hui-23700HL).
Ed H. Lemoine
who offer a gift voucher of 30 €.

- Rondo (Allegretto) of the Sonatina op.168 nr 1 by A. DIABELLI
Repeat required.(Sonatine op.151 et 168 P994).
Ed H. Lemoine
who offer a gift voucher of 30 €..

 

- Les maternelles se rebiffent by B. COL
(Au tableau-DLT2659).Ed. Delatour France.



----- SUPERIOR II : Choose one piece -----

- Fantasie Mélancholique by G. NEVADA
repeat required
(Romantic Impressions ED7826). Ed. Schott Music who offer a gift voucher of 30 €.

 

The zebra which has lost its pyjamas (Le zèbre qui avait perdu son pyjama) by G. MEUNIER 
(Les nouveaux animaux magiques, 26071HL). Ed H. Lemoine who offer a gift voucher of 30 €.

 

- Childhood memory (Souvenir d’enfance) by J.-F. BASTEAU 
(Les souvenirs de Cannelle et Patchouli vol.3-R4861M). Ed. Robert Martin who offer a gift voucher of 30 €.


----- VIRTUOSITY I : Choose one piece -----

- Solfeggietto by C.P.E. BACH  
(ED0 7996). Ed. Schott Music who offer a gift voucher of 30 €.

 


-
Polonaise in G minor (composed when 7 of age) by F. CHOPIN
 
Da Capo required. (Chefs d’oeuvres classiques, vol.I). Ed. G. Billaudot..   


-
Finally the break by B. COL
 
(Enfin la récré - Au tableau-DLT2659) Ed. Delatour France.   

 

----- VIRTUOSITY II : Choose one piece -----
 
 


-
2 Part invention to be chosen by J. S. BACH
 
(Inventions - ED 9002).Ed. Ed. Schott Music who offer a gift voucher of 30 €.   

- Le moine bourru (Knecht Ruprecht) by R. SCHUMANN      
Only the first repeat required
(Album pour la Jeunesse Op.68 - ED9010).
Ed. Schott Music who offer a gift voucher of 30 €.


- Golliwoog's Cakewalk by C. DEBUSSY de   
(P1876). Ed H. Lemoine who offer a gift voucher of 30 €




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---- VIRTUOSITY III : -----

1) Choose one piece :

- Rondo of the Sonata KV545 by W. A. MOZART
(Sonate KV545-UL109). Ed H. Lemoine who offer a gift voucher of 30 €.          

- Scherzo or the Sonata op.2 nr 2 by L. V. BEETHOVEN       
D. C. required.(ED0208).Ed. Schott Music who offer a g. v. of 30 €..

- Mazurka op.7 nr 1 or Nocturne op.9 nr 2 or Waltz op.64 nr 1 by F. CHOPIN
(Mazurka-ED0 305 or Nocturne, ED0 343 or Valse ED0 298).Ed. Schott Music who offer a gift voucher of 30 €

 

2) Choose one piece :

- Cheerful spring (Gai Printemps) by M. BONIS  
(Six pièces pour piano,25485HL).Ed Lemoine who offer a gift voucher of 30 €.

-
One 20th Century piece

Program length : 7 to 9 min
If necessary, one composition of the candidate’s own choice may be added to adhere to the time limit

 


----- EXCELLENCE :----- 
 

1) Choose one piece :


- One Waltz to be chosen (except op.64 nr 1) or one Nocturne (except op.9 nr 2) by F. CHOPIN
 

- Allegro giocoso (1st mov.) of the Sonatina by A. KHATCHATURIAN
(AJ50).Ed Le Chant du Monde         

 

- Fantaisia KV 397 in D minor by W. A. MOZART
(ED0 969).Ed. Schott Music who offer a g. v. of 30 €         



2) Arabesque nr 1 or Clair de Lune (Moonlight) by C. DEBUSSY  


    3) Choose one piece :

- Mazurka in D minor by J-C. SOLDANO  
(Collection solo ES693).Ed. Soldano who offer a gift voucher of 30 €.

- One 20th Century piece



Program length : 12 to 14 min
If necessary, one composition of the candidate’s own choice may be added to adhere to the time limit


 

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Discipline: JUNIORS - PIANO RYTHM'S

PLEASE RESPECT THE REQUIRED RHYTHM,
PLAY TERNARY ONLY WHEN INDICATED ON THE SCORE.

 

  • INFANT : Choose one piece

- Dwarf Rag by H-G. HEUMANN
(Jazz Carneval - ED 7256). Ed. Schott Music who offer a gift voucher of 30 €               


- Bath-Tub Dixie by H-G. HEUMANN
(Jazz Carneval ED 7256)

Ed. Schott Music who offer a g. v. of 30 €

               

  • INITIAL : Choose one piece

- Sue s blues by M. CORNICK
repeat required. (Easy jazzy piano 2 - UE16590). Universal Edition             

-
The clown pianist by Ch. MULLER and J-C SOLDANO
 Repeat required.
(Le piano fait son cirque, coll .?solo?).
Ed. Soldano who offer a gift voucher of 30 €.


  •  BEGINNER : Choose one piece

- The Clownfish by G. MEUNIER
(Le zoo des zanimos, 28096 HL).
Ed H. Lemoine who offer a gift voucher of 30 €             


-
Tiger’s Rag by S. THOMAS
Da capo required.
Contact the composer who offer 30 €. Tel.33.(0)6.19.72.37.11, e-mail : sylvain.thomas75@laposte.net.               

 

  •  PREPARATORY : Choose one piece

- Remember Scott by J-C. SOLDANO
only the first repeat required.
(ES055) Ed Soldano who offer a gift voucher of 30 €
                 


-
Microscopic boogie by CHARLES-HENRY
(Easy jazz for piano). Editions P. Beuscher

 

  •  ELEMENTARY : Choose one piece

- Mechanics Rag by C. NORTON
Da capo required.  
Da Capo required. (Microjazz II, 6375). Ed. Boosey & Hawkes



-
Jumpin’ Rag by M. LE COZ
 
repeats required (Original Piano Jazz, 26915HL)
Ed H. Lemoine who offer a gift voucher of 30 €

 

  •  MEDIUM : Total 2 pieces

1) Choose one piece :

-
Fric Blues by S. THOMAS
Contact the composer who offer 40 € Tel.33.(0)6.19.72.37.11, e-mail : sylvain.thomas75@laposte.net.
                      

-
Boogie’s light BY J-M. ALLERME
(Jazz Notes 1, débutant-C5503). Ed. Combre by H. Lemoine      
 

2) Choose one piece :

-
Sweet Blues BY CHARLES-HENRY .
(Relaxing piano jazz – SF 9351). Ed. Schott Frères.


-
Ballad Improvisation de D. AGAY
(The Joy of Boogie and Blues - EMF100199). Ed. I.D. Music   
 

  • SUPERIOR : Total 3 pieces 

1) Choose one piece :

-
Jazz school by CHARLES-HENRY
(Easy jazz for piano). Ed. P. Beuscher   


-
Incognito by A. CHARTREUX
D. C. required.                
(Casting VVCAST). Ed. van de Velde by H. Lemoine.

 

2) Choose one piece :

 

- Dark-Eyes Boogie by G. MARTIN
repeat required, (The Joy of Boogie and Blues EMF100199). Ed. I.D. Music

 

- Speed boogie-woogie by S. THOMAS
 repeat and Da Capo required. Contact the composer who offer 40 €, Tel.33.(0)6.19.72.37.11, e-mail : sylvain.thomas75@laposte.net.


3) One (rhythmical) piece chosen by the candidates

 


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Discipline: JUNIORS PIANO 4 HANDS
Performance with score is allowed

  •  INFANT : Choose one piece

- Balad For Ever by S. THOMAS 
Contact the composer who offer 50 €.
Tel.33.(0)6.19.72.37.11, e-mail :sylvain.thomas75@laposte.net

 

- The Song of Lara (Chanson de Lara) by M. JARRE 
repeat and Da Capo required. (Les Plaisirs du piano à 4 mains vol.1-27109HL).
Ed H. Lemoine who offer a gift voucher of 30 €.

  •  INITIAL : Choose one piece

- The Italian singer (Le chanteur italien) by J-M. ALLERME 
Repeat required.
(Pianotes 4 mains vol.2 - C05515).
Ed. Combre distributed by H. Lemoine.


-
Never on Sunday (Jamais le dimanche) by M. HADJIDAKIS  
Da Capo required. (Les Plaisirs du piano à 4 mains vol.1-27109HL).
Ed H. Lemoine who offer a gift voucher of 30 €.

 

  • BEGINNER : Choose one piece

- Air in "the magic Flute" (Air de "la flûte enchantée") by W. A. MOZART
(Les Plaisirs du piano à 4 mains vol.1-27109HL).
Ed H. Lemoine who offer a gift voucher of 30 €



-
Otchi tchornyé (Russian melody) by A. MENDELS
Repeat required. (Les Plaisirs de la musique, Débutant Vol.B - 26111HL).
Ed H. Lemoine who offer a g. v. of 30 €.              

 

  • PREPARATORY : Choose one piece

- The Nil song by Ch. MARTY-LEJON
(Le chant du Nil), (FP1160).Editions Fertile Plaine


- Walk in the fields (Promenade dans les champs) by G. MEUNIER  
(Promenades à 4 mains, 26149HL Ed H. Lemoine who offer a gift voucher of 30 €.

  •  ELEMENTARY : Choose one piece

-Parrot (Perroquet) by J.-F. BASTEAU
(Cocktails – R5559M). Ed. Robert Martin who offer a g. v. of 60 €

-
Waltzing the Blues by E. PUTZ
D.C. required, (3 Jazz-Waltzes-ED 8543).
 Ed Schott Music who offer a gift voucher of 60 €            

 

  •  MEDIUM : Choose one piece

- The Ragtime Dance by S. JOPLIN   
(14 selected Ragtimes vol.1, 8610a).
Ed Peters.

-
Great bright Waltz op.34 nr 2 (Grande valse brillante op.34 n°2) by F. CHOPIN
(Journal pour Pianoforte, Chopin vierhandig, livre 11- ED 7626)
Ed. Schott Music who offer a gift voucher of 60 €


- A blues in Paris (Un blues à Paris) by S. THOMAS

Da Capo required.
Contact the composer who offer 50 €. Tel.33.(0)6.19.72.37.11, e-mail : sylvain.thomas75@laposte.net.

 

  • SUPERIOR :

- A programme lasting 10 minutes chosen by the candidates 

 


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Discipline:   ARTISTIC - CLASSIC
 



-- ARTISTIC SUPERIOR :  
 

1) Choose one piece :

  • Rondo of the Sonata op.13 nr 8 or Variations sur la molinara by L. V. BEETHOVEN

  • Impromptu op.29 or Nocturne nr 20 in C sharp minor by F. CHOPIN

    2) One work by J.S. BACH or D. SCARLATTI or P. A. SOLER


    3) One work in the French music repertoire or in the Russian music repertoire


    4) Choose one piece :

  • Humoresque by R. SHCHEDRIN
    (10 pièces pour piano HS 2306). Ed. Sikorski

  • One 20th Century piece

  • Program length : 20 to 25 min
    If necessary, one composition of the candidate’s own choice may be added to adhere to the time limit

    - ARTISTIC VIRTUOSITY :  
     

    1) Choose one piece :

    • Allegro or scherzo (allegro vivace) of the Sonata op.31 nr 3 by L. V. BEETHOVEN
    •   
    • Allegro assai (3rd movement) of the Sonata KV 332 by W. A. MOZART

    • Fantaisie-impromptu op.66 or Tarantella op.43 by F. CHOPIN

    • 2) One work by J.S. BACH or D. SCARLATTI


      3) One work in the French music repertoire



      4) Choose one piece :

    • Résonances by H. DUTILLEUX
      (Nouveaux Musiciens vol.1, AC 20137). Ed. Choudens
    • One 20th Century piece

    • Program length : 35 min
      If necessary, one composition of the candidate’s own choice may be added to adhere to the time limit




      -- ARTISTIC EXCELLENCE :  
       

      1) One fast movement of a Sonata by W. A. MOZART except KV 283 n°5, KV 545 and KV 332 or L. V. BEETHOVEN except op. 13 nr 8, op.57 nr 23 and op.2 nr 2 or F. SCHUBERT

      2) One work in the French music repertoire


      3) One work chosen among the Russian Composers


      4) One Romantic work by F. CHOPIN or F. LISZT or R. SCHUMANN or J. BRAHMS


      5) Choose one piece :
    • A la Albéniz by R. SHCHEDRIN
      (10 pièces pour piano - HS 2306).Ed. Sikorski
    •   

    • One 20th Century piece

    • Program length : 45 min
      If necessary, one composition of the candidate’s own choice may be added to adhere to the time limit




      -- ARTISTIC CONCERT DIPLOMA :  
       

      1) One substantial work by F. CHOPIN or F. LISZT or J. BRAHMS or R. SCHUMANN

      2) One Complete Sonata (no repeat) by W. A. MOZART or L. V. BEETHOVEN


      3) Allegro of Concert by E. GRANADOS or one work in the Spanish music repertoire


      4) One work chosen among the French Composers


      5) Choose one piece :
    • Pluie de Cloches by D. VISVIKIS. Download from the "Harmoniques" website
    •   

    • Basso ostinato by R. SHCHEDRIN
      (10 pièces pour piano - HS 2306). Ed. Sikorski

    • One 20th Century piece

    • Program length : 60 min
      If necessary, one composition of the candidate’s own choice may be added to adhere to the time limit




      Discipline :  ARTISTIC - PIANO RYTHM'S



      • ARTISTIC VIRTUOSITY

      - A free IMPROVISATION for piano solo (length : 10 to 12 min) to be chosen among the following standards : I got rythm, Misty, Caravan, Summertime .

       

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      Discipline :  ARTISTIC - PIANO 4 HANDS



      • ARTISTIC VIRTUOSITY

      - A programme lasting 20 minutes chosen by the candidates.


      • ARTISTIC EXCELLENCE

      - A programme lasting 30 minutes chosen by the candidates.




      * Applicants who do not perform the mandatory pieces will not receive any award.

      * Applicants must solely perform the repeats, Da Capo (D. C.) and Coda indicated on the program.


      * Applicants registered in several degrees must choose different works for each degree.



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