NRW – International Piano Festival and Competition 04-11.03.2018

Master classes: 4-8 March • Competition 1 and 2 group: 9-11 March • 3 group: 8-11 March



Repertoire for Piano CLAVICOLOGNE:

The competition will be held from 8th to 11th  of March 2018 in Aachen Hochschule für Musik und Tanz.

Competition schedule: 1st and 2nd age group:  9-11 March 2018, 3d age group: 8-11 March 2018.

1st age group:

One piece of Vienna Classic Repertoire by Mozart, Haydn, Beethoven or Clementi.

Free choice of programme.

The total duration of the performance up to 20 minutes.

2nd age group:

The participants must perform one piece of a classical Sonata by Mozart, Haydn, Beethoven or Clementi.

One etude by Chopin, Liszt, Rachmaninov, Saint-Saens, Skrjabin, Moszkowski or Debussy and the rest is Free Choice programme.

The total duration of the performance up to 30 minutes.

3d age group in 2 Rounds

First Round (max. 12 minutes) – Free Choice program including one or two short pieces of programme by a maltese composer – Karl Fiorini, Alexey Shor or Joseph Vella (minimum 5 min). 

Final Round (max. 30 minutes) – Single movement of a classical sonata, or variations, or fantasie by Haydn, Mozart or Beethoven and one or more works of free choice.

Obligatory pieces by a maltese composer are placed below, kindly download a piece of your choice.  

Karl Fiorini :
-Intermezzo 1
-Intermezzo 2
-Intermezzo 3
-Reflets Floris
-les ames effleurees
-Tango de Funambules


Alexey Shor:
-Childhood memories (14 pieces)
Download notes


Joseph Vella:
– Scherzo
– Sonatina
– 6 Preludes
– Rapsodija Maltija
Download notes


In all age categories :

Free Choice Programme, including one work of the classical period  (also one movement of a classical sonata).