Home > 2019 USOMC SYLLABUS > CATEGORY 6 - THE TREASURY OF RUSSIAN COMPOSERS
Category 6: The Treasury of Russian Composers - No Age Limit

There are five levels in this category
.
Contestants may choose to enter one or more levels, but only once in each level.

For this category, music must be performed from memory
. NO REPEAT is allowed, unless instructed clearly.



ELEMENTARY LEVEL:
6 Pre-selected Kabalevsky Op.39 - No Repeat
Book: Dmitri Kabalevsky - 24 Pieces for Children Op.39, G. Schirmer, HL50330040, ISBN 978-0-7935-3582-8

1. Dmitri Kabalevsky: Op.39 #1 & #2 Melody and Polka in C Major [P.2, 16 bars]
2. Dmitri Kabalevsky: Op.39 #3 & #4 Rambling in D Minor and Cradle Song in E Minor [P.2, 16 bars
]
3. Dmitri Kabalevsky: Op.39 #6 A Little Joke in C Major [P.3, 16 bars]
4. Dmitri Kabalevsky: Op.39 #13 Waltz in D Minor [P.7, 32 bars]
5. Dmitri Kabalevsky: Op.39 #14 A Fable in A Major [P.8, 12 bars]
6. Dmitri Kabalevsky: Op.39 #15 Jumping in C Major [P.8-9, 24 bars]

JUNIOR LEVEL:
6 Pre-selected Auerbach pieces - No Repeat
Book: Lera Auerbach - Images from Childhood, Sikorski, 2405, HL 50486978, ISMN 979-0-003-03695-3

1. Lera Auerbach: Question [P.3, 12 bars]
2. Lera Auerbach: Dialogue [P.6, 14 bars]
3. Lera Auerbach: Quarrel [P.7, 12 bars]
4. Lera Auerbach: Family Holiday [P.12, 12 bars]
5. Lera Auerbach: Stubborn [P.13, 20 bars]
6. Lera Auerbach: Prayer [P.16, 20 bars]



INTERMEDIATE LEVEL:
6 Pre-selected pieces - No Repeat
Book A: Lera Auerbach - Images from Childhood, Sikorski, 2405, HL 50486978, ISMN 979-0-003-03695-3
Book B: Rodion Shchedrin - Notebook for Young People, Sikorski, ED. NR. 2340, HL 50489228, ISMN 979-0-003-01863-8

1. Lera Auerbach: What a Story! [P.4-5, Bk. A]
2. Lera Auerbach: An Old Photograph from the Grandparents' Childhood [P.8-9, Bk. A]
3. Lera Auerbach: E-Creatures and Shadows on the Wall [P.14-15, Bk. A]
4. Rodion Shchedrin: Thirds [P.12-13, Bk. B]
5. Rodion Shchedrin: Fanfares and Conversations [P.17-18, Bk. B, No Repeat]
6. Rodion Shchedrin: Russian Bell Chimes [P.19-22, Bk. B]


SENIOR LEVEL:
6 Pre-selected pieces - No Repeat
Book: Islamey and other Favorite Russian Piano Works, Joseph Banowetz, Dover, ISBN 0-486-41160-5

1. Anton Arensky: Nocturne in Db Major [P.2-5]
2. Anton Arensky: Elegy in G Minor [P.6-9]
3. Felix Blumenfeld: Prelude in Bb Major [P.37-39]
4. Alexander Glazounov: Improptu in Db Major [P.62-65]
5. Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov: Romance and Scherzino in Ab Major [P.134-138]
6. Peter I. Tchaikovsky: Chant sans paroles (Song without Words) [P.181-183]


ADVANCED LEVEL:
6 Pre-selected Prokofiev pieces - No Repeat
Book A: Sergei Prokofiev - Sarcasms, Visions Fugitives and Other Short Works for Piano, Dover ISBN 0-486-41091-9
Book B: Sergei Prokofiev - Romeo and Juliet, 10 Pieces for Piano Op.75, Sikorski, ED. NR. 2121, HL 50160590, ISMN M-003-01698-6 (different edition is acceptable)

1. Sergei Prokofiev: Etude Op.2 #4 [P.23-27, Bk. A]
2. Sergei Prokofiev: Sarcasms Op.17 #1 [P.99-103, Bk. A]
3. Sergei Prokofiev: Visions Fugitives Op.22 #20 & Op.22 #15 [P.148-149 & 140-141, Bk. A]
4. Sergei Prokofiev: No. 3 Minuet from Romeo and Juliet Op.75 [P.14-17, Bk. B]
5. Sergei Prokofiev: No. 6 The Montagues and Capulets from Romeo and Juliet Op.75 [P.28-32, Bk. B]
6. Sergei Prokofiev: No. 8 Mercutio from Romeo and Juliet Op.75 [P.35-39, Bk. B]

























































































































































LEVEL 3A (BAROQUE):
Piece: Louise McAllister: Gadabout Grasshopper
Book: Guild Repertoire Elementary C & D, Alfred AP.0640, ISBN 0-8748-7640-0, page 6-7, 28 bars