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#2044765 - 03/07/13 08:29 PM Re: Suggestions for <5 minutes audition pieces [Re: ABC Vermonter]
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I think this is good for the show's rating. This, however, makes me look old.

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#2044781 - 03/07/13 09:03 PM Re: Suggestions for <5 minutes audition pieces [Re: ABC Vermonter]
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Hi,

Thank you very much for all your suggestions. Since the list is rich, it will take me some time to digest.

Although I have not had time yet to think through all suggestions (just finished my homework), I immediately like the idea of learning a Schubert/Liszt transcription. In general, I am very fond of Schubert's music. I am also familiar with and like some of his lieders, such as Auf dem Wasser zu singen, Gretchen am Spinnrage, and Erlkonig. I just quickly checked Youtube and found that these three lieder transcriptions are rarely played by pre-college pianists, which is good for someone like me who is rather old relative to the show's usual featured soloists.

The funny thing is that the festival where I will be studying with Prof. Arie Vardi this coming summer asked me which chamber music piece I would prefer to learn and perform. My answer was: Schubert Piano Trio No. 1. smile I hope they will assign this piece to me this summer.

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#2044785 - 03/07/13 09:11 PM Re: Suggestions for <5 minutes audition pieces [Re: asthecrowflies]
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Originally Posted By: asthecrowflies
Not sure how "serious" it's supposed to be, but there's Grainger's In Dahomey, a show piece if there ever was one.



A lot of Grainger would work, actually! smile

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