program - oboe

Pre-selection by audio file

a) Alessandro Besozzi
Sonata No. 1 D major for oboe and Basso continuo
(The second repetition in the first and in the third movement can be left out. The sonata can be recorded with harpsichord, bassoon, cello or piano. An accompaniment is required.)
Edition Schott (ANT 15)

b) from:
Heinz Holliger
Sonata for oboe solo
1st movement: Präludium and 2nd movement: Capriccio
Edition Schott

First round

(about 20 minutes including entrance and exit.)

a) Two Etudes of free choice:
Gilles Silvestrini
Six études
Édition hautbois

or

Cinq Étude Russes
Édition Delatour

or

Six Études Pittoresques
Édition Delatour

The etudes can be combined as desired from the three etude volumes.

b) One of the following compositions:
Clara Schumann
Drei Romanzen für Oboe und Klavier op. 22
Edition Breitkopf

or

Robert Schumann
Drei Romanzen für Oboe und Klavier op. 94
G. Henle Verlag

Second round

(about 30-35 minutes including entrance and exit.)

a) One of the following compositions:
Christian Frederik Barth
Sonata Brillant in B flat major for oboe and piano
Edition Schott

or

Gustav Schreck
Sonata for oboe and piano op. 13
Zimmermann Frankfurt (ZM 2758)

b) One of the following compositions:
Hans Gál
Sonata for oboe and piano op. 85
Edition Schott (OBB 40)

or

Antal Doráti
Duo Concertante for oboe and piano
Boosey & Hawkes

or

Nikos Skalkottas
Concertino for oboe solo and Klavier
Margun Music

c) Commissioned work of the Markneukirchen International Instrumental Competition:
Bernd Franke
Point of no return for oboe solo
Edition Peters (EP14727, Download: https://www.fabermusic.com/shop/point-of-no-return-d50194)
funded by Kulturstiftung des Freistaates Sachsen. This measure is co-financed by tax funds on the basis of the budget passed by the Saxon State Parliament.
Commissioned by Buffet Cramponwith the brands Buffet Crampon and Rigoutat

Third round

(about 35-40 minutes incl. entrance and exit)

a)  One of the following concertos:
François Couperin
Concerts Royaux              
No. 7 or No. 11 or No. 14
Facsimile Édition Fuzeau

or

Johann Sebastian Bach
Sonata g minor for Oboe (Flute) and Basso continuo BWV 1030b
Edition Peters

or

Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
Sonata g minor for oboe and Basso continuo Wq 135
Facsimile or Amadeus

b) One of the following compositions:
from:
Klement Slavický
Suite for oboe and piano
1st and 2nd movement
Bärenreiter (H 3723)

or 

from:
Charles Koechlin
Sonata for oboe and piano op. 58
1st  and 2nd movement
Max Eschig (ME 00840100)

c) One of the following compositions:
Rakhat-Bi Abdyssagin
Shimmering for oboe solo
Verlag Neue Musik

or

Violeta Dinescu
Cime lointaine for oboe solo
Bote & Bock

or

Toshio Hosokawa
Three Essays for oboe solo
Schott music

Final round with orchestra

Richard Strauss
Concerto D major for oboe and small orchestra
G. Henle (HN 1248)

General

The works can, but do not have to be performed from memory.

Including the preselection, a total of eleven works will be performed.

The selected programme and the given editions are binding. Later changes will not be accepted.

It is up to the candidate to personally determine the order of his/her performances within a round. If the required programme is not fulfilled or the presentation is interrupted, this will result in disqualification.

The audio-file for the pre-selection has to be recorded personally and may not be edited or processed and older than one year. The two requested works may be submitted in two separate files or in one joint file.

Please note that for legal reasons (copyright law) photocopied music may only be used at the participant's own risk. All compositions included in this programme can be obtained from music dealers. As a matter of principle, the International Instrumental Competition does not hand out any performance materials.

program - trombone

Pre-selection by audio file

a) from:
Lars-Erik Larsson
Concertino for trombone and string orchestra op. 45 No. 7
1st movement: Preludium, Allegro pomposo
The work is to be recorded with accompaniment (piano or string orchestra).
Carl Gehrmans Musikförlag

b)  Malcolm Arnold
Fantasy for Trombone op. 101
Faber Music

First round

(about 20 minutes including entrance and exit)

a) One of the following compositions:
Joseph Jongen
Aria et Polonaise for trombone and piano op. 128
Editions Andel

or

Eugéne Bozza
Ballade for trombone and piano
Alphonse Leduc

or

Carlos Salzédo
Pièce Concertante op. 27
Alphonse Leduc

b) One of the following compositions:
Enrique Crespo
Improvisation No. 1 for trombone solo
Lydke Musikverlag

or

Jean François Michel
Hommage á Jean Tinguely for trombone solo
Editions Marc Reift

or

Folke Rabe
Basta for trombone solo
Edition Reimers

Second round

(about 30-35 minutes including entrance and exit)

a) commissioned work of the Markneukirchen International Instrumental Competition
Nils Wogram
Posaunenmangel for trombone solo
Köbl-Edition (available here)
Commissioned by A.Courtois and B&S - brands of Buffet Crampon Wind Instruments
You can find playing instructions for the piece here.

b) One of the following compositions:
Paul Hindemith
Sonata for trombone and piano
Schott Music

or

Frank Martin
Ballade pour Trombone et Piano
Universal Edition                

or

Bernhard Krol
Capriccio da Camera for trombone and 7 instruments (trombone and piano) op. 35
N. Simrock

c) One of the following compositions:
Michael Haydn
Larghetto (Perger No. 34)
Doblinger

or

Michael Haydn
Andantino (from Divertimento in D, published as Concerto for Alto Trombone)
Modern Editions / Kagarice Brass Editions  (recommended) or edition tarrodi

or

Anonymous
Sonata Trombono & Basso
Ensemble Publications

Third round

(about 35-40 minutes incl. entrance and exit)

a)  Axel Ruoff
Sonata for trombone and piano (2021)
Edition Svitzer Kopenhagen

b) One of the following compositions:
Daniel Schnyder
Sonata for trombone and piano
Editions Marc Reift EMR 2041

or

Daniel Schnyder
Rhythm in blue for trombone and piano
Danymu Publishing New York

or

Richard Peaslee
Arrows of time for trombone and piano
Margun Music MM116

c) One of the following compositions:
Launy Grøndahl
Concerto for trombone and orchestra
Edition-S music-sound-art or Dan Fog Musikforlag

or

Axel Jørgensen
Suite for trombone and piano op. 22
Wilhelm Hansen Musikforlag        

Final round with orchestra

Eugen Reiche
Concerto No. 2 A major for trombone and orchestra
Zimmermann Frankfurt

General

The works can, but do not have to be performed from memory.
Including the preselection, a total of eleven works will be performed.

The selected programme and the given editions are binding. Later changes will not be accepted.
It is up to the candidate to personally determine the order of his/her performances within a round. If the required programme is not fulfilled or the presentation is interrupted, this will result in disqualification.
The audio-file for the pre-selection has to be recorded personally and may not be edited or processed and older than one year. The two requested works may be submitted in two separate files or in one joint file.
Please note that for legal reasons (copyright law) photocopied music may only be used at the participant's own risk. All compositions included in this programme can be obtained from music dealers. As a matter of principle, the International Instrumental Competition does not hand out any performance materials.

CONCLUDING CLAUSE

 In case of discrepancies the German text shall be binding.