2014 Repertoire

I. Preliminaries
September 7, 8, 9, and 10

All Competition participants will be required to play A, B, C, and D. Performance time may not 
exceed 45 minutes.

A. J. S. Bach—One of the following unaccompanied works:

1. Adagio and Fuga from the Sonata No. 1 in G minor, B.W.V. 1001
2. Allemanda and Double, Corrente and Double from the Partita No. 1 in B minor, B.W.V. 1002 
3. Grave and Fuga from the Sonata No. 2 in A minor, B.W.V. 1003
4. Ciaccona from the Partita No. 2 in D minor, B.W.V. 1004
5. Adagio and Fuga from the Sonata No. 3 in C major, B.W.V. 1005
6. Preludio, Loure, Gavotte en Rondeau, Menuet I. II. from the Partita No. 3 in E major, B.W.V. 1006

B. N. Paganini—Any two Caprices for unaccompanied violin. 

C. One of the following piano-violin sonatas of W. A. Mozart:

1. Sonata in G major, K. 301 
2. Sonata in E-flat major, K. 302
3. Sonata in C major, K. 303
4. Sonata in E minor, K. 304
5. Sonata in A major, K. 305

D. One of the following encore works for violin with piano accompaniment:

1. J. Achron—Hebrew Melody, arr. L. Auer
2. C. Chaminade—Sérénade Espagnole, arr. F. Kreisler
3. F. Chopin—Nocturne in C-sharp minor, arr. N. Milstein
4. F. Chopin—Nocturne in D-flat major, Op. 27, No. 2,  trans. in D major, A. Wilhelmj
5. C. Debussy—Beau Soir arr. J. Heifetz
6. E. Elgar—Salut d’Amour (D or E major), Op. 12
7. E. Elgar—Romance, Op. 1
8. A. Dvorák—Allegro Moderato from Romantic Pieces, Op. 75, No. 1
9. M. de Falla—Nana from Suite Populaire Espagnole, arr. P. Kochanski
10. G. Fauré—Berceuse in D major, Op. 16
11. G. Gershwin—Prelude No. 2, arr. J. Heifetz
12. J. Joachim—Romance, Op. 2, No. 1
13. F. Kreisler—Berceuse Romantique
14. M. T. von Paradis—Siciliana
15. M. Ravel—Kaddisch, arr. L. Garban
16. M. Ravel—Pièce en forme de Habanera arr. G. Catherine
17. P. de Sarasate—Playera
18. R. Schumann—Abendlied, arr. J. Joachim
19. J. Sibelius—Nocturne, Op. 51, No. 3, arr. M. Press
20. J. Sibelius—Romance, Op. 78, No. 2a
21. P. I. Tchaikovsky—Mélodie in E-flat major, from Souvenir d’un lieu cher,
Op. 42, No. 3
22. P. I. Tchaikovsky—Valse Sentimentale, Op. 51, No. 6
23. R. Wagner—Albumblatt, arr. A. Wilhelmj



II. Semi-Finals
September 12, 13, 14, and 15

The sixteen Semi-Finalists will be required to perform a recital program that may not exceed 75 
minutes total performance time. The recital must include A, B, C, and D.

A. One of the following violin-piano sonatas of L. van Beethoven:

1. Sonata No. 1 in D major, Op. 12
2. Sonata No. 2 in A major, Op. 12
3. Sonata No. 3 in E-flat major, Op. 12
4. Sonata No. 4 in A minor, Op. 23
5. Sonata No. 5 in F major, Op. 24
6. Sonata No. 6 in A major, Op. 30
7. Sonata No. 7 in C minor, Op. 30
8. Sonata No. 8 in G major, Op. 30
9. Sonata No. 10 in G major, Op. 96

B. One violin-piano (or solo) sonata from the following list:

1. B. Bartók—Sonata No. 1, Sz. 75
2. B. Bartók—Sonata No. 2, Sz. 76
3. J. Brahms—Sonata No. 1 in G major, Op. 78
4. J. Brahms—Sonata No. 2 in A major, Op. 100
5. J. Brahms—Sonata No. 3 in D minor, Op. 108
6. A. Copland—Sonata
7. J. Corigliano—Sonata
8. C. Debussy—Sonata No. 3 in G minor
9. G. Fauré—Sonata No. 1 in A major, Op. 13
10. C. Franck—Sonata in A major
11. L. Janácek—Sonata
12. L. Kirchner—Sonata Concertante
13. S. Prokofiev—Sonata No. 1 in F minor, Op. 80
14. S. Prokofiev—Sonata No. 2 in D major, Op. 94a
15. M. Ravel—Sonata in G major
16. C. Saint-Saëns—Sonata No. 1 in D minor, Op. 75
17. F. Schubert—Duo in A major, Op. 162
18. F. Schubert—Fantasy in C major, Op. 159
19. R. Schumann—Sonata No. 1 in A minor, Op. 105
20. R. Schumann—Sonata No. 2 in D minor, Op. 121
21. R. Strauss—Sonata in E-flat major, Op. 18
22. I. Stravinsky—Duo Concertant
23. I. Stravinsky—Divertimento

C. One of the following works:

1. B. Bartók—Sonata for Solo Violin, Sz. 117
2. J. Corigliano—The Red Violin Caprices
3. E. Chausson—Poème, Op. 25
4. J. Hubay—Fantasie Brilliante, Op. 3, No. 3
5. W. Lutoslawski—Subito
6. O. Messiaen —Fantasie for Violin and Piano
7. N. Paganini—I Palpiti, Op. 13
8. S. Prokofiev—Sonata for Solo Violin in D major, Op. 115
9. M. Ravel—Tzigane
10. C. Saint-Saëns—Havanaise, Op. 83
11. C. Saint-Saëns—Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso, Op. 28
12. E. Salonen—Lachen verlernt
13. P. de Sarasate—Caprice Basque, Op. 24
14. P. de Sarasate—Carmen Fantasy
15. A. Schoenberg—Phantasy, Op. 47
16. F. Schubert—Rondo in B minor, Op. 70
17. I. Stravinsky—Suite Italienne
18. K. Szymanowski—Myths, Op. 30
19. F. Waxman—Carmen Fantasy (after Bizet)
20. H. Wieniawski—Polonaise in D major, Op. 4
21. H. Wieniawski—Polonaise Brillante, in A major, Op. 21
22. E. Ysaÿe—One of the sonatas for solo violin, Op. 27

D. Ellen Taaffe Zwilich—Fantasy for Solo Violin



III. Classical Finals
September 17 and 18

Each of the six Laureates will perform one of the following works with the East Coast Chamber 
Orchestra.

1. J. Haydn—Violin Concerto No. 1 in C major
2. W. A. Mozart—Violin Concerto No. 1 in B-flat major, K. 207
3. W. A. Mozart—Violin Concerto No. 2 in D major, K. 211
4. W. A. Mozart—Violin Concerto No. 3 in G major, K. 216
5. W. A. Mozart—Violin Concerto No. 4 in D major, K. 218
6. W. A. Mozart—Violin Concerto No. 5 in A major, K. 219



IV. Finals
September 19 and 20

Each of the six Laureates will perform one of the following works with the Indianapolis 
Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Guest Conductor Joel Smirnoff.

1. S. Barber—Violin Concerto, Op. 14
2. B. Bartók—Violin Concerto No. 2, Sz. 112
3. L. van Beethoven—Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 61
4. J. Brahms—Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 77
5. M. Bruch—Violin Concerto in G minor, Op. 26
6. A. Dvorák—Violin Concerto in A minor, Op. 53
7. A. Glazunov—Violin Concerto in A minor, Op. 82
8. E. Korngold—Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35
9. E. Lalo—Symphonie Espagnole, Op. 21 (All 5 movements)
10. F. Mendelssohn—Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64
11. C. Nielsen—Violin Concerto, Op. 33
12. S. Prokofiev—Violin Concerto No. 1 in D major, Op. 19
13. S. Prokofiev—Violin Concerto No. 2 in G minor, Op. 63
14. D. Shostakovich—Violin Concerto No. 1 in A minor, Op. 99
15. J. Sibelius—Violin Concerto in D minor, Op. 47
16. P. I. Tchaikovsky—Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35
17. W. Walton—Violin Concerto
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Tchaikovsky: Souvenir d'un lieu cher, Op. 42
Sibelius: Pieces (4) for Violin/Cello and Piano, Op. 78
Ravel: Sonata for Violin and Piano
Chopin: Nocturne
Debussy: Beau soir
Lutoslawski: Subito for Violin and Piano
Dvorak: Romantic Pieces (4) for Violin and Piano, Op. 75/B 150
Ravel: Pièce en forme de Habañera
Wagner: Albumblatt
Sarasate: Danzas españolas (2), Op. 23
Tchaikovsky: Morceaux (6) for Piano, Op. 51
Ysaÿe: Sonatas (6) for Violin solo, Op. 27: no 6 in E major
Brahms: Sonata for Violin and Piano no 1 in G major, Op. 78 "Regen"
Sarasate: Danzas españolas (2), Op. 23
Bartók: Sonata for Violin solo, Sz 117/BB 124
Chaminade: Chanson espagnole, Op. 150 "Serenade espagnole"
Danielpour: As Night Falls on Barjeantane
Beethoven: Sonata for Violin and Piano no 3 in E flat major, Op. 12 no 3
Ysaÿe: Sonatas (6) for Violin solo, Op. 27: no 6 in E major
Beethoven: Sonata for Violin and Piano no 1 in D major, Op. 12 no 1
Beethoven: Sonata for Violin and Piano no 7 in C minor, Op. 30 no 2
Beethoven: Sonata for Violin and Piano no 8 in G major, Op. 30 no 3
Janacek: Sonata for Violin and Piano
Brahms: Sonata for Violin and Piano no 2 in A major, Op. 100
Wieniawski: Capriccio-Valse in E major, Op. 7
Rachmaninov: Songs (14), Op. 34
Paganini: Introduction and Variations from Rossini's Mosè "Dal tuo stellato soglio"
Sarasate: Introduction et tarantelle, Op. 43
Mozart: Adagio for Violin and Orchestra in E major, K 261
Ravel: Sonata for Violin and Piano
Fauré: Sonata for Violin and Piano no 1 in A major, Op. 13
Wieniawski: Polonaise brillante no 1 in D major, Op. 4
Pärt: Fratres
Schubert: Sonata for Violin and Piano in A major, D 574/Op. posth. 162
Szymanowski: Myths (3), Op. 30
Wieniawski: Mazurkas (2), Op. 19
Heuberger: Der Opernball
Brahms: Scherzo for Violin and Piano in C minor, WoO 2 "FAE Sonata" (Sonatensatz)
Schubert: Impromptus (4) for Piano, D 899/Op. 90
Wieniawski: Fantasy brillante on Gounod's "Faust", Op. 20
Massenet: Thaïs
Leclair (l'ainé): Sonatas (6) for 2 Violins, Op. 12: no 6 in B flat major
Bach: Partita for Violin solo no 2 in D minor, BWV 1004
Mozart: Duo for Violin and Viola no 1 in G major, K 423
Bartók: Duos (44) for 2 Violins, Sz 98/BB 104
Halvorsen: Passacaglia and Sarabande with Variations in G minor after Handel
Wieniawski: Etudes-Caprices (8) for 2 Violins, Op. 18