23 May – 1 June 2022 • Dubai, UAE

Repertoire

First round (max. 45 minutes)

1. One piece from the list:

  • J. Haydn - Any trio from Hob. XV
  • W.A. Mozart - one trio from followings:
    · Piano trio in G major, K.496
    · Piano trio in B flat major, K.502
    · Piano trio in E major, K.542
    · Piano trio in C major, K.548
    · Piano trio in G major, K.564

2. One piece from the list:

  • S. Rachmaninov - Trio elegiaque N1, op.posth.
  • L. Bernstein - Piano trio (1937)
  • J. Suk - Piano trio in C minor, op.2
  • D. Shostakovich - Piano trio in C minor, N1, op.8

3. One composition by a Maltese Composer from the list below:

  • Jes Grixti
    · Nisreen (download)
  • Joseph Vella
    · Romanza, Op 90  for Violin, Cello, and Piano (download)
    · Five Miniatures, Op. 24 (download)
       Please choose 2 minuatures so that the total duration does not exceed 5 minutes
  • Veronique Vella 
    · Fjuri
     (Movement 1 or Movement 3
  • Ruben Zahra
    · Violent Dreams (download)

Second round (max. 60 minutes)

1. A. Shor - 7 pieces for piano trio (download)

2. One piece from the list:

  • A. Arensky - Piano trio in D minor, N1, op.32
  • J. Brahms - Piano trio in C major, N2, op.87
  • J. Brahms - Piano trio in C minor, N3, op.101
  • C. Debussy - Piano trio in G major
  • A. Dvorak - Piano trio in E minor, N4, op.90, “Dumki”
  • G. Fauré - Piano Trio in D minor, Op.120
  • F. Mendelssohn - Piano trio in D minor, N1, op.49
  • M. Ravel - Piano trio in A minor
  • D. Shostakovich - Piano trio in E minor, N2, op.67
  • B. Smetana - Piano trio in G minor, op.15

Final round

One piece from the list:

  • L. van Beethoven - Piano trio in B flat major, Op.97, “Archduke”
  • J. Brahms - Piano trio in B major, N1, op.8
  • A. Dvorak - Piano trio in F minor, N3, op.65
  • S. Rachmaninov - Trio elegiaque N2, op.9
  • F. Schubert - Piano trio in E flat major, N2, op.100
  • F. Schubert - Piano trio in B flat major, op.99
  • P. Tchaikovsky - Piano Trio in A minor Op. 50