Diploma AMUSNZ


Entrants may choose alternatives to those listed below, but must submit their alternative programme for approval prior to entry. The entrant will select a programme of four pieces. One should be unaccompanied and three others contrasting in style and era, one from each list, with a playing time of between 20 - 35 minutes. The chosen repertoire must reflect sufficient technical/musical challenges to fulfil the criteria for Level Five.
List A
BachSonata in D 3rd and 4th mvts. BWV1028, Bärenreiter
BachSonata in G 1st and 2nd or 3rd and 4th mvts.BWV1027, Bärenreiter
BachSonata in G Minor, BWV 1029 1st mvt.Faber 057 150880 4
BachSuite No. 3 in C Courante, Sarabande and GigueBWV1009
BachSuite No. 4 in E flat, Prelude BWV1010
BachSuite No. 5 in C Minor BWV 1011 Prelude and Fugue, Bärenreiter 320
GabrielliNo. 77 Ricercari, Schott
LocatelliSonata in D, AllegroSchott
VivaldiConcerto in G Minor, RV 417 (complete)International 3073
List B
BeethovenSeven Variations on a Theme "Bei Mannern" from Mozart's Magic Flute, Woo46Peters EP 7048
BeethovenSonata in A, Op 69, 1st mvtHenle
BeethovenSonata in D, Op 102, No. 2, 1st mvt.Peters 748
BeethovenSonata No. 4 in C, Op 102, No. 1, 1st mvt.Henle HN252
BoellmannSymphonic Variations, Op 23I.M.C
FrancoeurSonata in E, 1st and 2nd mvts.Schott CB74
HaydnConcerto in C, Hob.VIIb/1 .ny mvt.I.M.C 2325
HaydnConcerto in D major, Adagio and Finale (with cadenzas)Henle HN418
HaydnSonata in C, Air and VariationsI.M.C
List C
BrahmsSonata in E Minor, Op.38 1st and 2nd mvt.Henle HN18
ChopinSonata in G Minor, Op 65 1st mvt.Henle
De FallaNo. 1 and 2, or No. 6Spanish Suite, Eschig
DeliusSonata (complete)Boosey & Hawkes
DvořákRondo in G Minor, Op 94Henle
ElgarConcerto in E Minor, Op 85, 1st and 2nd mvt.Novello
FauréPapillon, Op 77Cheney Solos Vol 6; Hamelle
FauréSonata in G Minor, Op 117, 2nd mvt.Durand 1007900
GriegSonata in A Minor, Op 36, 1st mvt.Peters EP2157
MendelssohnSonata in B flat, Op. 45, 2nd and 3rd mvts.Original Compositions, Peters
MendelssohnSonata in D, Op 58, 1st mvt.Original Compositions, Peters
MendelssohnVariations Concertantes, Op. 17Peters
PopperDance of the ElvesI.M.C
PopperSerenade6 Selected Pieces for Cello and Piano, Universal
PopperTarantella, Op. 33I.M.C
PopperVillage Song, Op. 62, No. 2I.M.C
ProkofievBallade in C Minor, Op. 15Boosey M 060 02044 5
ProkofievSonata in C, Op. 119, 1st mvt.Peters
RachmaninovSonata in G Minor, Op. 19, 1st mvt.Boosey & Hawkes 2219
RombergConcerto No. 2 in D, 1st or 3rd mvt.ed Rose, I.M.C
Saint-SaënsConcerto No. 1 in A Minor, Op. 33, 1st and 2nd or 2nd and 3rd mvt.Durand159400
SchumannAdagio and Allegro in A flat, Op. 70Peters EP 2386
SchumannFantasie Stücke Op. 73
List D
BarberSonata Op. 6, 3rd mvt.Schirmer HL 50327230
Bartók Rumanian DancesUniversal 13265
BlochSuite No. 1, 1st and 2nd OR 3rd and 4th mvts.
Bridge Scherzo and MelodieFaber
Bridge Sonata, 1st mvt.Boosey & Hawkes
Britten Sonata in C, ElegiaBoosey & Hawkes
Cassado Grave e Danza con VariazioniUniversal
Cassado RequiebrosSchott
Hindemith A Frog He Went a CourtingVariations for Cello and Piano Schott ED4276
Holst Invocation, Op. 19, No. 2Faber
Ireland Sonata in G Min, 1st mvt.Stainer and Bell
Jacob Scherzo or SoliloquyCello Serenade, Simrock
Kabalevsky Concerto, Op. 49, 1st mvt.Peters
Kabalevsky Sonata in B flat, Op. 71, any mvtI.M.C
Lutoslawski Grave for Cello and PianoChester
Martinů Variations on a Theme of RossiniBoosey & Hawkes
Milhaud Concerto No. 1, Op. 131, 2nd mvt.Salabert EA 514892
Mompou Canco and Dansa, ed CassadoSalabert
Nin Spanish Songs, No. 3 and No. 4Eschig
Rawsthorne Sonata, 1st mvt.OUP
Shostakovich Sonata, Op. 40, 1st mvt.I.M.C
SitskyImprovisation and CadenzaA.M.C
TrowellSonata in F, 1st mvt. for Cello and PianoSOUNZ

Musical Knowledge

Co-requisite Theory