Home > 2020 USOMC SYLLABUS > CATEGORY 5 - THE TREASURY OF CONTEMPORARY COMPOSERS
Category 5: The Treasury of Contemporary 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 REPEATS are allowed, unless instructed clearly.



ELEMENTARY LEVEL:
6 Pre-selected pieces - No Repeats
Book: Guild Repertoire - Elementary A and B, Alfred, AP.0639, ISBN-10: 0-87487-639-7

1. Walter Rein: The Little Woodchuck [page 10; 16 bars total]
2. I. Philipp: Lullaby [page 26; 24 bars total]
3. Philippe Buhler: When Three Hens Go to the Fields [page 27; 24 bars total]
4. William Scher: Happy Woodpecker [page 28-29, follow D.C. al Fine; 48 bars total]
5. Louise Curcio: Roses for You [page 38-39; 32 bars total]
6. Ida Bostelmann: Feather in My Cap [page 42-43; 32 bars total]

JUNIOR LEVEL:
6 Pre-selected TANSMAN - No Repeats
Book: Tansman - Pour Les Enfants premier recueil Tres facile, Hal Leonard, HL 50562051, ME 4089, ISMN 979-0-045-01774-3

1. Alexandre Tansman: Old Song (Chant ancient) from Pour les Enfants Volume 1 #1 [page 1; 16 bars total]
2. Alexandre Tansman: The Doll (La poupee) from Pour les Enfants Volume 1 #2 [page 2; 16 bars total]
3. Alexandre Tansman: China Figurines (Figurines de Sevres) from Pour les Enfants Volume 1 #7 [page 7; 32 bars total]
4. Alexandre Tansman: Vacation is Over (Fin des vacances) from Pour les Enfants Volume 1 #8 [page 8; 8 bars total]
5. Alexandre Tansman: Dream (Reve) from Pour les Enfants Volume 1 #11 [page 11; 16 bars total]
6. Alexandre Tansman: Conclusion (Final) from Pour les Enfants Volume 1 #12 [page 12; 24 bars total]



INTERMEDIATE LEVEL:
6 Pre-selected pieces from LUTOSLAWSKI - No Repeats
Book: Witold Lutoslawski - Album for the Young, Chester Music CH 59287, ISBN 0-7119-2529-1

1. Witold Lutoslawski: The Schoolmaster (Silesian Dance) [page 16-17, No Repeat]
2. Witold Lutoslawski: Bucolic #1, Allegro vivace [page 18-19]
3. Witold Lutoslawski: Bucolic #3, Allegro molto [page 21-22]
4. Witold Lutoslawski: Bucolic #5, Allegro marcia [page 24-25]
5. Witold Lutoslawski: March [page 30-31, No Repeat]
6. Witold Lutoslawski: Invention [page 32-33]


SENIOR LEVEL:
6 Pre-selected pieces - No Repeats
Book: Piano Anthology - 33 Pieces by 23 Composers, Boosey & Hawkes, Hal Leonard, HL 48021086, ISMN 979-0-051-24660-1, ISBN 978-1-4584-0554-8

1. Frank Bridge: Rosemary (from Three Sketches) [page 32-35]
2. Frederick Delius: Toccata (#5 from Five Piano Pieces) [page 90-92]
3. Alberto Ginastera: Rondo on Argentine Children's folk-tunes, Op.19 [page 108-111]
4. Alberto Ginastera: No. 1 (Adagietto pianissimo) and No. IV (Calmo e peitico) from Suite de danzas criollas Op.15 [page 112-113 & 117]
5. Bohuslav Martinu: Poco allargento from Polka in A (from Etudes and Polkas, Book 1 [page 168-170]
6. Bohuslav Martinu: Moderato from Polka in A (from Etudes and Polkas, Book 3 [page 176-178]


ADVANCED LEVEL:
6 Pre-selected from BARTOK - No Repeats
Book A: Bela Bartok - 14 Bagatelles, Op.6, Kalmus Edition, Alfred AP. K03123
Book B: Bela Bartok - Suite for Solo Piano Op.14, Master Music Publications, Inc., M2251
Book C: Bela Bartok - Three Rondos on Folk Tunes, Boosey & Hawkes # M051280438, HL 48002599

1. Bela Bartok: Op.6 #10 [page 22-26, Book A]
2. Bela Bartok: Op.6 #12 [page 29-31, Book A]
3. Bela Bartok: Op.14 Suite 1 [page 2-5, Book B]
4. Bela Bartok: Op.14 Suite 2 [page 6-11, Book B]
5. Bela Bartok: Op.14 Suite 3 [page 12-17, Book B]
6. Bela Bartok: Rondo #1 from 3 Rondos [page 3-6, Book C]