Competitions

2017 Harp Competition Repetoire

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22nd American Harp Society, Inc. National Competition

June 25 -28, 2017

Junior Division (Maximum age 12 years on June 1, 2017)

Grandjany - Petite Suite Classique

Renié - Au bord du ruisseau

Chertok - Ten Past Two or Harpicide at Midnight (from Around the Clock Suite)

 

Intermediate I Division (Maximum age 15 years on June 1, 2017)

Dussek - Sonatina (choose one from Six Sonatinas, any edition)

Hasselmans - Gitana

Larsen - Theme and Deviations

 

Intermediate II Division (Maximum age 18 years on June 1, 2017)

Francisque/Weidensaul - Courante

Francisque/Grandjany - Pavane et Bransles

Rheinhold - Impromptu

Mauldin - Birds in Winter

 

Advanced Division (Maximum age 21 years on June 1, 2017)

Choose one:

Haydn -

Sonata D major, Hob.XVI: 24

C major, Hob.XVI: 35

A-flat major, Hob.XVI: 43

G minor, Hob.XVI: 44

Choose one:

Lara/Salzedo - Granada

Falla/Grandjany - Spanish Dance No. 1 from La Vida Breve

Albéniz/Dulova - Cordoba

Free Choice (for harp alone, max. 12 minutes) 

 

Young Professional Division (Maximum age 30 years on June 1, 2017)

Choose one:

Flagello - Sonata

Patterson - Spiders

Smetana/Trneček - The Moldau

Free Choice (for harp alone, max. 12 minutes) 

 

Yvonne La Mothe Schwager Competition for Young Harpists

May 21, 2017

Preliminary Division (Maximum age 9 years on June 1, 2017)

Choose one:

Grandjany - The See-Saw

*McDonald - Rêverie

§Poenitz - Wiegenliedchen

Free Choice (for harp alone, max. 3 minutes) 

 

Level 1 (Maximum age 12 years on June 1, 2017)

Choose one or two:

Renié  - Au bord du ruisseau or Purcell/Thomson - Ground in F with Variations

*Rollo - Two Guitars

§Kastner - Morceau facile in F, op. 10, no. 2

Free Choice (for harp alone, max. 5 minutes) 

 

Level 2 (Maximum age 15 years on June 1, 2017)

Choose one or two:

Dussek - Sonatina (choose one from Six Sonatinas, any edition)

*Godefroid/McDonald - Romance Without Words (Bois solitaire)

§Sibelius/Piana - Pensée mélodique

Free Choice (for harp alone, max. 5 minutes) 

 

Level 3 (Maximum age 18 years on June 1, 2017)

 

Francisque/Grandjany - Pavane et Bransles

*Albeniz/McDonald/Wood - Malagueña (Recuerdos de Viaje) 

§Liszt - Berceuse (first version)

Free Choice (for harp alone, max. 8 minutes) 

 

Level 4 (Maximum age 25 years on June 1, 2017)

Choose one or two:

Haydn - Sonata D major, Hob.XVI: 24 or C major, Hob.XVI: 35 or A-flat major, Hob.XVI: 43 or G minor, Hob.XVI: 44

*Pittaluga/McDonald/Rollo - Nocturne

§Oberthür - Le Sylphe

Free Choice (for harp alone, max. 10 minutes) 

 

*Special MusicWorks-Harp Editions Prize donated by Linda Wood Rollo & Susann McDonald

§Special Harpiana Prize donated by Dominique Piana