Competition bulletin

Competition bulletin for year 2019 can be downloaded from here.

The town of Usti nad Orlici is announcing the 25th Heran Violoncello Competition 

which will be held in Usti nad Orlici, Czech republic

April 10 – April 13, 2019

 

Organization rules

  • 1st category: year of birth 2009 and younger 
  • 2nd category: year of birth 2008 and 2007 
  • 3rd category: year of birth 2006 and 2005 
  • 4th category: year of birth 2004 and 2003 

 

Obligatory compositions 2019

1st category: one round, year of birth 2009 and younger:

Bohuslav Martinů: Suite Miniature No. 3
+ free program.
Maximum length of performance is 8 minutes.

 

2nd category: two rounds, year of birth 2008 and 2007:

Antonín Kraft: Divertimento in A 

+ one of following etudes - Sebastian Lee No. 1, 2, 3

2nd round: free program with a maximum length of 10 minutes

 

3rd category: two rounds, year of birth 2006 and 2005:

Josef Mysliveček: Sonata in G major (State music publishing Moskva 1960)

+ one of following etudes - Sebastian Lee No. 9, 10, 11

2nd round: free program with a maximum length of 15 minutes

 

4th category: two rounds, year of birth 2004 and 2003:

Bohuslav Martinů: 1st movement from Sonate No. 3 (Bärenreiter Praha, No. H 7893)

+ one of following etudes - Sebastian Lee No. 19, 20, 21

2nd round: free program with a maximum length of 20 minutes

 

Sebastian Lee: op. 31, Forty Melodic and Progressive Etudes For Cello Book 1. (for music sheet, please, contact the organisers).

 

Photocopying of sheet music is illegal and using photocopies for public performances is a violation of copyright and commercial law of the publisher. The performers assume all liability for any legal sanctions.