Younger group.
Up to 13 years inclusive
Moscow International Music Competition
of Saxophone Players "SAXOTONE"
Program
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Two music pieces of different character (or two parts of a Sonata, a Concerto, a Suite, etc.)
The total playing time of the I round program is no longer than 10 minutes
Round I

1. Obligatory work: Alexander Borodin Chorus from "Polovtsian dances" (any arrangement for saxophone and piano)
2. Musical piece of choice or part of a large passage no longer than 6 minutes.
Round II
Round II
Middle group
14-17 years old
1. The music piece to choose from:
- Andre Weinen "Two Movements"
- Jean-Baptiste Arban "Caprice and Variations"
- Denis Bedard "Fantasy"
- Robert Muczynski "Sonata"
- Andre Jolivet "Fantasy and Impromptu"
- Michael Gottlieb " Concerto for saxophone"
- Charles Kehlin 4-5 etudes (to choose from)
2. Any piece for saxophone solo. Possible different arrangements. The total playing time of the I round program is no longer than 15 minutes.
Round I
1. Compulsory music piece:
Alexander Cherepnin "Sonatina Sportive"
2. A piece of choice or a part (two parts) of a major composition. The duration of the program of the II round is no longer than 15 minutes
Senior group.
18-26 years old
1. Artwork to choose from:
- Claude Debussy "Rhapsody"
- André Caplet "The Legend"
- Pierre-Philippe Bouzen "Poem"
- Fernanda Decrock "Sonata" (Two or three pieces to choose)
- Florent Schmidt "Legend"
- Eitor Villa-Lobos "Fantasia"
- Paul Maurice " Paintings of Provence"
2. The music piece of the Baroque. One or two pieces. Arrangement for saxophone solo. Duration no longer than 5 minutes.

Round I
1. One of the pieces to choose from:
- Henri Tomasi "Concerto for Saxophone" or
- John Williams' "Escapades"
2. Any piece of the participant's choice.
The duration of the II round is no longer than 25 minutes

Round II
Solo performers

Saxophone ensemble
No age limit
Round I
Free choice of program.
The total playing time of the program is up to 20 minutes.
Venova
No age limit
Round I

Free choice of program.
The total playing time of the program is up to 10 minutes.
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