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Category 8: The Treasury of Chinese Composers - No Age Limit

There are four 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 from Chinese Song Selections - No Repeat
Book: Chinese Song Selections for USOMC. Contact USOMC to purchase the Selections

1. Le-Chun Han: By the Lakeside [Piece 1]
2. Le-Chun Han: Little Monkey on High Wire [Piece 2
]
3. De-Yue Ge: Holiday's Joy [Piece 3]
4. De-Yue Ge: The Laughing Tumbler [Piece 4]
5. Chung-Guang Li: The Running Brook [Piece 5]
6. Fu-Wei Huang: Village Tune [Piece 6]

JUNIOR LEVEL:
6 Pre-selected pieces from Chinese Song Selections - No Repeat
Book: Chinese Song Selections for USOMC. Contact USOMC to purchase the Selections

1. Luo Liang: Alfonte's Little Mule [Piece 7]
2. Yao Wang: Laughing Doll [Piece 8
]
3. Wang - Zhang - Yeh: Spring Grass [Piece 9]
4. Na Ching: Washing Clothes [Piece 10]
5. Shi-Guang Wang - Fei Yeh: Yangtze River Song [Piece 11]
6. Zu-Yin Fan: Song of the Little Bird [Piece 12]


INTERMEDIATE LEVEL:
6 Pre-selected Shande Ding pieces - No Repeat
Book: Ding Shande - Selected Works for The Piano, SMPH www.SMPH.CN, 4J0120, ISBN 978-7-5523-0156-4

1. Shande Ding: No. 5 Worries from 8 Piano Pieces for Children [P.86]
2. Shande Ding: No. 6 Here Comes the Caravan of Horses from 8 Piano Pieces for Children [P.87-88]
3. Shande Ding: No. 7 Morning Song from 8 Piano Pieces for Children [P.89-90]
4. Shande Ding: No. 8 Dragon Dance from 8 Piano Pieces for Children [P.91-94]
5. Shande Ding: No. 1 Fugue (Delight) from 4 Little Preludes and Fugues [P.96-97]
6. Shande Ding: No. 2 Fugue (Joy) from 4 Little Preludes and Fugues [P.99-100]

Note: For piece #1: measure #9, right hand last 2 notes are not tied.

SENIOR LEVEL:
7 Pre-selected Shande Ding pieces - No Repeat
Book: Ding Shande - Selected Works for The Piano, SMPH www.SMPH.CN, 4J0120, ISBN 978-7-5523-0156-4

1. Shande Ding: No. 3 On the Shore [P.3-6]
2. Shande Ding: No. 4 Prelude (Excited) and Fugue (Festive Dance) from 4 Little Preludes and Fugues [P.104-107]
3. Shande Ding: No. 2 Maestoso from 6 Preludes [P.141-143]
4. Shande Ding: No. 3 Animato from 6 Preludes [P.144-145]
5. Shande Ding: No. 5 Vivace from 6 Preludes [P.149-151]
6. Shande Ding: Lan Huahua from 3 Piano Pieces on Chinese Folk Song [P.160-161]
7. Shande Ding: No. 4 Breezing in the Morning from Spring Suite [P.7-9] *See Note

Note: Piece #7 is originally the second part of Piece #1


















































































































































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