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Category 12: Open Duet Contemporary - No Age Limit

There are SIX LEVELS in this Category. Contestants may choose to enter one or more levels, but only once in each level; and only with the pre-selected pieces listed below. No Repeats.

This category DOES NOT REQUIRE MEMORIZATION although contestants are strongly encouraged to play from memory if at all possible, especially at the Prize Winners’ Concerts.
Note: Only one of the contestants will need to register for the event. The other contestant will be added by USOMC according to the contestant login email address. Every contestant must complete the application fee payment. All contestants' login email address must be entered when register. Make sure that the Login Email address reflect the contestant's name and NOT the parent's name nor teacher's name.


PREPARATORY LEVEL:
Music Piece:
Jane Smisor Bastien: Skip to My Lou
[P.6-7]
Book: Duet Favorites, Level I, Jane Smisor Bastien, KJOS West WP60, ISBN 0-8497-5091-1


ELEMENTARY LEVEL:
Music Piece:
Jon George: In A French Garden
[P.8-9]
Book: Kaleidoscope Duets in Five Books, Book Four, Jon George, Alfred

JUNIOR LEVEL:

Music Piece:
Richard Rodgers - Martha Mier: Edelweiss from The Sound of Music
[P.18-21]
Book: Top Hits! - Duet Book - Level 3, Alfred 17167, ISBN 0-7390-0836-6


INTERMEDIATE LEVEL:
Music Piece:
Gyorgy Ligeti: Sonatina No.1
[P.18-21]

Book: Gyorgy Ligeti, Five Pieces for Piano Four Hands, Schott ED 7955, ISMN 979-0-001-08228-0


SENIOR LEVEL:
Music Piece:
Ernesto Lecuona: Malaguena

Book: Ernesto Lecuona, Malaguena from the Spanish Suite Andalucia, Marks Music Company, HL 00009447, ISBN 978-1-4950-1864-0

ADVANCED LEVEL:
Music Piece:
Astor Piazzolla - Kyoko Yamamoto: Bordel 1900 from Histoire Du Tango
[P.2-17]

Book: Astor Piazzolla - Histoire Du Tango - For Piano 4 Hands, Editions Henry Lemoine, H.L. 28837, ISMN-979-0-2309-8837-7