Smetana International Piano Competition 24.4. - 30.4. 2023
Czech republic | Pilsen
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First category repertoire

First category repertoire

(age limit: up to 16 years)

  • Competitors born in 2009 and later.
  • The competition consists of one round.


  • The time limit of the entire performance is 20 minutes.
  • A shorter performing time of B. Smetana´s works will result in the disqualification of the competitor.
  • The composition of a free choice of candidate must be played as the last one.
  • 1. a rapid movement from a classical sonata by one of the following composers:
    J. Haydn, W. A. Mozart, L. van Beethoven, J. L. Dusik, J. V. H. Vorisek
    or one rondo chosen from the works of  W. A. Mozart or L. van Beethoven
  • 2. B. Smetana: free choice of one or more compositions of not less than seven minutes´ duration
  • 3. competitor´s free choice of one or more works

Sheet music