Violin

Competition Programme for Violinists

Age category A – children up to 10 years of age (born after May 1, 2006)

Preliminary Round (DVD)

  1. One study
  2. One piece of the contestant’s own choice

The presented pieces do not have to be from the programme of the competition.

Round I

  1. Riho Esko Maimets Rehepeksu ringmäng („Threshing Game”)  Download (pdf, 111 KB), Download – violin (pdf, 82 KB)
  2. One extensive piece or two pieces of different character

Duration of the programme in Round I should not exceed 15 minutes.

Round II – accompanied by chamber orchestra

One of the following concertos:

  • A. Vivaldi Concerto in A minor, Op.3, No.6, movements 2 and 3
  • J. S. Bach Concerto in A minor, BWV No.1041, movement 1
  • A.Vivaldi Concerto in E major, Op.3, No.12, movement 1

All pieces must be performed from memory and without repetitions.

Age category B – children 11 – 13 years of age (born between May 1, 2003 – May 1, 2006)

Preliminary Round (DVD)

  1. One study
  2. One piece of the contestant’s own choice

The presented pieces do not have to be from the programme of the competition.

Round I

  1. One of the two pieces by Tõnu Kõrvits:
    • Eleegia üksindusele („Elegy for Solitude”) score (pdf, 1 MB), or
    • Laul unistusest (“Song About a Dream”) Parts (pdf), Full score (pdf)
  2. Two parts from a Baroque sonata (with piano accompaniment)
  3. One extensive piece or two pieces of different character

Duration of the programme in Round I should not exceed 20 minutes.

Round II – accompanied by chamber orchestra

One of the following concertos:

  • J. S. Bach Concerto in A minor, BWV 1041, movements 2 and 3
  • J. Haydn Concerto in G major, Hob.VIIa:4, movement 1
  • W. A. Mozart Concerto in B major, KV 207, movement 1

All pieces must be performed from memory and without repetitions.