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Round I and II of the competition: violin

Round I: violin
8. – 9. 5.

Academy of Performing Arts in Prague, Bohuslav Martinů Hall

In the Round I of the competition, 48 violinists from 11 countries will compete. Who will dazzle the jury enough to advance?

Antonín Dvořák: Mazurek op. 49
Last two movements from one of the following solo sonats:
No. 1 G minor BWV 1001
No. 2 A minor BWV 1003
No. 3 C major BWV 1005

One of the following competitions:
Nicollo Paganini: Capriccio of the candidate’s choice except for Nos. 13 and 14
Heinrich Wilhelm Ernst: One etude from the Six Polyphonic Studies except for No. 6 (Last Rose of Summer)
Jan Václav Hugo Voříšek: Rondo in A major Op. 8

100 CZK
Ticket valid for both days

Round II: violin
11. 5.

Academy of Performing Arts in Prague, Bohuslav Martinů Hall

A maximum of 12 competitors will participate in the Round II, from which the best three will be selected for the finals. Will your favourites be among them?

A recital containing the following compositions with a total length of up to 40 minutes

One of the following sonatas:
Béla Bartók: Sonata No. 2 Sz. 76
Sergej Prokofjev: Sonata No. 2 Op. 94
Leoš Janáček: Sonata
Bohuslav Martinů: Sonata No. 1 H 182
Maurice Ravel: Sonata No. 2 G dur
Claude Debussy: Sonata in G minor L. 140
Ludwig van Beethoven:
Sonata No. 1 in D major Op. 12 No. 1 /
Sonata No. 2 in A major Op. 12. No. 2 /
Sonata No. 3 in E flat major Op. 12 No.3 /
Sonata No. 4 in A minor Op. 23 /
Sonata No. 6 in A major Op. 30 No. 1 /
Sonata No. 8 in G major Op. 30 No. 3 /
Johannes Brahms: Sonata No. 2 A major Op. 100
Johannes Brahms: Sonata No. 3 D minor Op. 108
Robert Schumann: Sonata No. 1 A minor Op. 105
Miroslav Srnka: solo  composition commissioned for the Prague Spring IMC 2024

A virtuoso composition for violin and piano or solo violin of the candidate’s choice from a period other than the selected sonata. The piece must have been composed no later than 1930.

200 CZK