Festival

Malaysian Youth Music Festival

 

 

MALAYSIAN YOUTH MUSIC FESTIVAL 2015

Online Application starts from 15th April to 15th June 2015

(The organizer reserves the right to close applications earlier when all competition slots are filled.)

   

Downloadable info below will be made available with rules and regulations at a later date.

YOUNG ARTISTS CATEGORIES 
20th September @ Kota Kinabalu Music Festival (Round 1 & Finals, East Malaysia Session - apply via KKMS) Email: kkmusicsociety@gmail.com for more info)

25th (Round 1) & 26th (Final Round) September @ Malaysian Youth Music Festival, Putrajaya (West Malaysia Session)

AGE YOUNG ARTISTS CATEGORY
PIANO, VIOLIN, VIOLA & CELLO SOLO ONLY
CODE FEES (RM) Performance DURATION / NOTES
8 years old and below Genre - Baroque to 20th Century
 
YA8 160
 
1 compulsory piece (See list below)
1 free choice piece not exceeding 4 minutes
9-11 years old YA11 1 compulsory piece (See list below)
1 free choice piece not exceeding 5 minutes
12-14 years
 old
YA14 180 1 compulsory piece (See list below)
1 free choice piece not exceeding 6 minutes
15-17 years old YA17 1 compulsory piece (See list below)
1 free choice piece not exceeding 8 minutes
18-21 years old YA21 200 1 compulsory piece (See list below)
1 free choice piece not exceeding 10 minutes
Above 21 years old YAA 1 compulsory piece (See list below)
1 free choice piece not exceeding 10 minutes

 

COMPULSORY PIECES IN YOUNG ARTISTS CATEGORIES

  

Young Artists Category: Compulsory piece for Piano,  VIOLIN & Cello Solo (Choose one only)

Age Group Piano Violin / Viola Cello
6 - 8

Burgmueller
Etude Op.100 No. 2 ‘L’arabesque
No. 3 Pastorale
No. 5 Innocence
No. 7 ‘Le courant limpide’
No. 11 The Sheperdess
No. 18 Inquietude

Tchaikovsky
Children’s Album Op.39 No. 14 Polka
No.20 Baba Yaga, No. 10 Mazurka,
No.18 Neapolitan Song

Wohlfahrt’s Etude Op. 45
No. 1 in C Major
No. 12 in E Flat Major
No. 14 in D Major
No. 19 in C Minor
No. 26 in G Major
No. 28 in G Major
F.J. Gossec    
Gavotte in C

J.B. Lully    
Gavotte in D

G. Marie    La          
Cinquantaine
9 - 11 Bach
2 Part Invention in F
2 Part Invention in A minor
2 Part Invention in B Flat
2 Part Invention in C
2 Part Invention in C minor
2 Part Invention in D minor
2 Part Invention in D major
2 Part Invention in E Flat
Mazas’s Etude Op. 36
No. 9 in B Minor “March”
No. 12 in D Minor  
No. 25 in A Major

Kayser’s Etude Op. 20
No. 12 in G Major
No. 20 in G Major
J.S. Bach    
Bourrees I & II from Suite in C Major

Dvorak    
Humoresque

Antonio Vivaldi    
Allegro from Sonata in E minor Op. 14 no. 5 RV 40

J.B. Breval    
Sonata in C Major, Op. 40, No. 1 (Allegro, Rondo Grazioso)
12 - 14 Mozart
Sonata K545 1st Movement
Sonata K284 1st Movement
Sonata K283 1st Movement
Sonata K311 1st Movement

Haydn
Sonata in C HBK XVI/35 1st Movement
Sonata in D HBK XV1/37 1st Movement
Sonata in E Minor HBK XV1/34 1st Movement
Sonata in B Flat HBK XV/41 1st Movement
Kayser’s Etude Op. 20
No. 27 in A Major
No. 28 in A Minor

Mazas’s Etude Op. 36
No. 12 in D Minor
No. 18 in E Major
No. 26 in G “Polonaise
No. 27 in A Minor “Andante”
B. Marcello    
Sonata in E minor Op. 1 No. 2 (I. Adagio & II. Allegro)

William Henry Squire    
Danse Rustique Op. 20 No. 5

D. Popper     
Gavotte Op. 23 No. 2
15 - 17 Chopin
Etude Op. 25 No. 1
Etude Op.10 no.3
Etude Op. 25 No. 5
Etude Op. 25 No. 12

Beethoven
Sonata in C Minor Op. 10 No. 1 1st Movement
Sonata in F Op. 10 No. 2 1st Movement
Sonata in D Op. 10 No. 3 1st Movement
Sonata in C minor Op.13 ''Pathetique'' 3rd movement
B. Marcello    
Sonata in E minor Op. 1 No. 2 (I. Adagio & II. Allegro)

William Henry Squire    
Danse Rustique Op. 20 No. 5

D. Popper     
Gavotte Op. 23 No. 2
Francois Couperin    
La Tromba and Air de Diable from Pieces en Concert

W.H. Squire    
Tarantella Op. 23

Saint-Saens    
Allegro Appassionato Op. 43

Goltermann    
Capriccio

18 - 21

&

Above 21

Liszt  
Etude Transcendental no. 10 in F minor

Chopin
Etude Op. 10 No. 4
Etude OP. 10 No. 5 Black Keys

Debussy
Etude Pour les Chromatique
Etude Pour les octaves

Rachmaninoff
Etude Tableau Op. 39 No. 1
Moment Musical Op. 16 No. 4

Scriabin
Etude Op. 42 No. 5

Liszt
La Campanella
Etude Transcendental No. 10
Wilde Jagd (wild hunt)

Chopin
Etude Op. 10 No. 8
Etude Op. 25 No. 11 Winterwind

Scriabin
Etude Op. 8 No. 12

Rachmaninoff
Etude Tableau in E Flat Minor Op. 39 No. 1,
or No.5, or No. 6

Kreutzer’s Etude
No. 35 in E Flat Major
No. 42 in D Minor

Rode 24 Caprices
No. 11 in B Major
No. 19 in E Flat Major
No. 24 in D Minor


 
Antonio Vivaldi    
I. Largo & II. Allegro from Sonata in B Flat Major RV 47

G.B. Sammartini    
I. Allegro & II. Grave from Sonata in G Major

G. Cassado
Requiebros

J.S. Bach    
Prelude, Sarabande and Gigue from Suite in C Major BWV 1009

Saint-Saens    
1st movement from Concerto in A minor

J. Haydn
1st movement from Concerto for Cello in C (without cadenza)

  

 

OPEN CATEGORIES

Saturday, 26th September 2015 @ MALAYSIAN YOUTH MUSIC FESTIVAL (PUTRAJAYA)

                   OPEN SOLO

AGE

OPEN SOLO CATEGORY
PIANO & STRINGS SOLO

CODE FEES (RM) PERFORMANCE DURATION
5 years and below Beginner’s Level only (Eg. within the first year of learning) BB5 100 1 or 2 contrasting pieces not exceeding 3 minutes
Non-beginners / graded levels BG5
6-8 Beginner’s Level only (Eg. within the first year of learning) BB8 1 piece not exceeding 3 minutes
Non-beginners / graded levels BG8
9-11 Genre - Baroque to 20th Century B11

120
 
1 piece not exceeding 4 and half minutes
12-14 B14
15-17 B17 140 1 piece not exceeding 6 minutes
18-21 B21 150 1 piece not exceeding 7 minutes
Above 21 A21 180 1 piece not exceeding 8 minutes
AGE OPEN SOLO MODERN CATEGORY
ANY ACOUSTIC INSTRUMENT
CODE FEES(RM) PERFORMANCE DURATION
9-11 Genre - Modern Pieces MB11 120

1 piece not exceeding 4 and half minutes
 
12-14 MB14
15-17 MB17 140 1 piece not exceeding 6 minutes
18 and above MB18 150 1 piece not exceeding 8 minutes

Modern Categories performances will be combined competitions of various acoustic instruments. Pieces selected must be from 21st century onwards which may include styles such as Jazz, Pop, Blues,etc. Judging Criteria: Overall presentation, performing skills for specific choice of instrument, style and interpretations, fluency, rhythmic sense, articulations and intonations (if applicable).

More categories will be published shortly.