Home > 2019 USOMC SYLLABUS > CATEGORY 7 - THE TREASURY OF U.S.A. COMPOSERS
Category 7: The Treasury of U.S.A. 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 pieces - No Repeat
Book: Pieces Are Fun, Book 1, David Hirschberg, Warner Bros. Pub. EL02506, ISBN 0-7692-3458-5

1. J. Lilian Vandevere: The Two Robins [P.4-5, 24 bars]
2. David Hirschberg: Little Dutch Dance [P.8-9, 24 bars
]
3. N. Louse Wright: A Wee Little Waltz [P.12-13, 32 bars]
4. M.L. Preston: Cowboy On A Rocking Horse [P.14-15, 40 bars]
5. H.P. Hopkins: Circus Parade [P.18-19, 28 bars]
6. Cora Jenkins: Two Little Chipmunks [P.20-21, 24 bars]

JUNIOR LEVEL:
6 Pre-selected William Gillock Preludes pieces - No Repeat
Book: Lyric Preludes in Romantic Style, 24 Short Pieces in All Keys - William L. Gillock, Summy-Birchard Inc. 0649, ISBN 0-87487-649-4

1. William Gillock: Forest Murmurs [P.4-5]
2. William Gillock: Seascape [P.6]
3. William Gillock: Deserted Ball Room [P.7-8]
4. William Gillock: Legend [P.9]
5. William Gillock: Moonlight Mood [P.15]
6. William Gillock: Autumn Sketch [P.16-17]



INTERMEDIATE LEVEL:
6 Pre-selected Liebermann pieces - No Repeat
Book: Lowell Liebermann - Album for the Young, Theodore Presser Company, 410-41300

1. Lowell Liebermann: Marching Off to War, #7 from Album for the Young [P.9]
2. Lowell Liebermann: Broken Heart, #9 from Album for the Young [P.11]
3. Lowell Liebermann: Starry Night, #11 from Album for the Young [P.14-15]
4. Lowell Liebermann: Hommage a Faure, #12 from Album for the Young [P.16]
5. Lowell Liebermann: Hommage a Alkan, #14 from Album for the Young [P.18-19]
6. Lowell Liebermann: The Little Baby Rhino, #17 from Album for the Young [P.24-25]


SENIOR LEVEL:
6 Pre-selected pieces - No Repeat
Book A: Lowell Liebermann - Album for the Young, Theodore Presser Company, 410-41300
Book B: Mohammed Fairouz - Piano Miniatures, Book 2, Nos. 9-17, Peer Music, HL 00129606

1. Lowell Liebermann: Toccata, #18 from Album for the Young [P.26-27, Bk. A]
2. Mohammed Fairouz: No. 10 Liberace from Piano Miniatures Bk.2 [P.6-7, Bk. B]
3. Mohammed Fairouz: No. 12 from Piano Miniatures Bk.2 [P.10-11, Bk. B]
4. Mohammed Fairouz: No. 15 Scarecrow from Piano Miniatures Bk.2 [P.18-20, Bk. B]
5. Mohammed Fairouz: No. 16a Harvey Dent from Piano Miniatures Bk.2 [P.21-23, Bk. B]
6. Mohammed Fairouz: No. 17 The Riddler from Piano Miniatures Bk.2 [P.26-28, Bk. B]


ADVANCED LEVEL:
6 Pre-selected pieces - No Repeat
Book: The G. Schirmer Piano Collection - 33 Works by 25 Composers from the 20th and 21st Centuries, HL 50490709, ISBN 978-1-4584-8816-9

1. Samuel Barber: Interlude II [P.36-41]
2. Dave Brubeck: Dad Plays the Harmonica [P.89-94]
3. Robert Muczynski: Vivace from Prelude Op.6 #1 [P.138-140]
4. Robert Muczynski: Allegro giocoso from Prelude Op.6 #3 [P.142-144]
5. Robert Muczynski: Allegro marcato from Prelude Op.6 #6 [P.150-152]
6. Kent Kennan: Allegro con fuoco No.3 from Three Preludes [P.194-199]

























































































































































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