compositions for the competition – trumpet

Attention ! New splitting of categories - see Competition terms

1st category

1. round - obligatory composition:

  • Jean Baptiste Arban - Complete Method – Characteristic Study 2 (minimum speed must be quater note = 80 BPM)
    (download score here)

2. round - obligatory composition:

  • Jan Křtitel Jiří Neruda - Concerto in E flat major (1st movement with cadenza, must be played on B flat trumpet)

optional compositions (one composition for each round):

  • Joseph Guy Ropartz - Andante et Allegro
  • Thorvald Hansen - Sonate op.18
  • Petr Eben - Fantasia Vespertina
  • Guillame Balay - Petit Piéce Concertante
  • Lars-Erik Larsson - Concertino for Trumpet
  • Jan Hanuš - Impromptus

2nd category

1. round - obligatory composition:

2. round - obligatory composition:

  • Eugene Bozza - Rustiques (end at OSSIA 1)

optional compositions (one composition for each round):

  • Théo Charlier - Solo de Concours
  • Pavel Josef Vejvanovský - Sonate A4 in G minor (cannot be played on picollo trumpet)
  • Alexandre Arutiunian - Concerto
  • Georges Enescu - Légende
  • Jean Hubeau - Sonata
  • Jiří Pauer - Trompetina

3rd category

1. round - obligatory composition:

  • Joseph Haydn - Concerto in E flat major (1st movement with cadenza - must be played on B flat trumpet)

2. round - obligatory composition:

  • Anthony Plog - Postcards for Trumpet Solo
    (BIM, Switzerland, TP58)

optional compositions (one composition for each round):

  • Bohuslav Martinů - Sonatina
  • Oskar Böhme - Concerto in F minor
  • Karl Pilss - Sonata
  • Johann Nepomuk Hummel - Concerto in E flat major
  • Marcel Bitsch - Quatre Variations sur un théme de Domenico Scarlatti
  • Joseph Turrin - Two Portraits

4th category

1. round - obligatory composition:

  • Allen Vizzutti - Cascades

2. round - obligatory composition:

  • Artur Honneger - Intrada

optional compositions (one composition for each round):

  • Henri Tomasi - Concerto (can be played in the 1st round only)
  • André Jolivet - Concertino pour trompette (can be played in the 1st round only)
  • Georg Philipp Telemann - Concerto in D major (can be played in the 2nd round only)
  • Leopold Mozart - Concerto in D major (can be played in the 2nd round only)
  • Johann Friedrich Fasch - Concerto in D major (can be played in the 2nd round only)
  • Giuseppe Tartini - Concerto in D major (can be played in the 2nd round only)
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