Candidates may choose their programme freely with a minimum of 3 different composers and must include:
1) Two Virtuoso Etudes selected from two different composers: F. Chopin, F. Liszt, S. Rachmaninoff, A. Scriabin or C. Debussy
2) One composition by F. Chopin, F. Liszt. J. Brahms. R. Schumann, F. Mendelssohn Bartholdy, C. Frank, A. Scriabrin or S. Rachmaninoff – which cannot be an Etude.
3) One composition by a Russian Composer - same composer cannot be selected for points 1) & 2) above.
Candidates may choose their programme freely with a minimum of 3 different composers, and must include:
Compositions performed in the 1st Round cannot be played in the Final Round
All programmes must be performed from memory and no transcriptions are allowed.