Past Competitions


Required Repertoire

【Preliminary Screening (recorded audition)】

The following two pieces should be performed and recorded:

  1. C.Ph.E.Bach : Sonata in a-minor Wq.132 for flute solo
  2. H. Dutilleux : Sonata for oboe and piano
【1st round】

The following two pieces should be performed:

  1. . Schumann : Fünf Stücke im Volkston op.102 (version for violin and piano)
    Choose 2 movements: either Nr.2+3, or 2+4 or 3+4(Edition Breitkopf & Härtel)
  2. H. Holliger : Sonata for oboe solo (2000)(edition Schott)
【2nd Stage】

Choose one piece from each of the following 3 groups ([1]-[3]) (total 3 pieces):

  1. F. Couperin :“Les gouts reunis” ou “Nouveaux Concerts” (edition Fuzeau)
    with Harpsichord *May be performed with or without repeats.
    concert No.7or concert No.9 or concert No.11
  2. A. Dorati : Duo Concertante for oboe and piano (edition Boosey and Hawkes)
    P. Haas : Suite for oboe and piano op.17 (edition Boosey & Hawkes and Bote & Bock)
    I. Yun : “Piri” for oboe solo (edition Bote & Bock)
    L. Berio : Sequenza VII (edition: Universal-Edition Vienna)
    G. Silvestrini : No.1, No.3, No.6 from 6 Etudes for oboe solo (edition Ph.Rigoutat)
    *It is suggested to perform from memory, although it is not obligatory.
  3. R. Strauss : Concerto for oboe and orchestra (edition Boosey & Hawkes)
    B. Martinu: Concerto for oboe and orchestra (new edition M.Bourgue and G.Porat by Eschig)
    D. Milhaud : Concerto for oboe and orchestra, Op365 (edition Heugel Paris)
    I. Lachner: Concertino for oboe and orchestra (edition befoco Leipzig)
    R. Vaughan-Williams: Oboe Concerto for oboe and strings in a minor (edition Boosey & Hawkes)

The following two pieces should be performed:

  1. A. Dorati: Cinq pieces pour hautbois solo (edition Boosey & Hawkes)
  2. W.A.Mozart: Oboe concerto in C, K314 (285d)
    *Should be performed by memory