Trumpet

Obligatory Repertoire
a. Standard repertoire (audio recording)
One of the following works (instrument of the canidate's choice):
- J. Haydn Concerto in E flat major, 1st or/and 2nd movement (without cadenza), (with piano accompaniment)
- Hummel Concerto in E major, 1st and 2nd movement (without cadenza), (with piano accompaniment)
AND
- Schönberg Chamber Symphony No. 2, Op. 38, trumpet solos from bar 95 to 106 (included) and from bar 416 to 423 (inculded)
 
b. Contemporary solo pieces (video recording/link)
One of the following works:
- Scelsi Quattro Pezzi (Durand-Salabert-Eschig)*
- Davies Litany for a Ruined Chapel between Sheep and Shore, 1st movement
- Berio Sequenza X, pages 1-4 (Universal Edition)
- Henze Sonatina for Solo Trumpet, 1st and 2nd movements  (Schott)
- Henderson Variation movements, 1st and 2nd movements (WIM)
- Fedele High, until slow passage included (Suvini Zerboni)
- Kagel Morceau de concours, Version a for one trumpet; only the beginning (5min) (Universal Edition)
 
c. Piccolo Trumpet (video recording/link)
- Telemann Concerto in D major, 1st movement (with piano accompaniment)
 
Optional repertoire (audio or video recording)
One piece of the candidate’s choice written after 1950. Please include the score along with the recording.

* To see a performance of alumna Amy Horvey performing Scelsi Quattro pezzi, click here, and alumnus Matthew Conley performing Pintscher Shining Forth, click here.

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