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Piano

In Own Choice classes you may play any music within the time limit.
Please see the Guidance here.

A copy of your piece(s) must be provided for the Adjudicator.

AdjudicatorTimothy Barrett ARAM, GRSM, LRAM, ARCM, LmusTCL

Piano Solos, Graded Classes

Class Number Class Name Level Time Trophy Fee Set Piece
4700Piano SoloBeginner, < 18 months Tuition, max 2 pieces2Cyril Edmonds Trophy£6.00Own Choice
4701Piano SoloGrade 12DPAF Trophy£6.00Own Choice
4703Piano SoloGrade 2 - 33Gittings Cup (Piano)£7.00Own Choice
4705Piano SoloGrade 4 - 55Ann Silverstone Cup£7.50Own Choice
4707Piano SoloGrade 6 - 77Lucy Phillips Shield£7.50Own Choice
4708Piano SoloGrade 88John Potter Cup (1)£7.50Own Choice
4709Piano SoloOpen8Susan Hinde Cup£9.00Own Choice

Sight Reading Solo

Class Number Class Name Level Time Trophy Fee Set Piece
4711Piano Sight ReadingUp to Grade 2xDPAF Trophy£6.50N/A
4712Piano Sight ReadingGrades 3 - 5xDPAF Trophy£7.50N/A
4713Piano Sight ReadingGrades 6 - 8xDPAF Trophy£7.00N/A

Recital Class
Any three pieces or movements in contrasting style. At least one piece to be played from memory.

Class Number Class Name Level Time Trophy Fee Set Piece
4806Piano Recital Class12 yrs and under12DPAF Trophy£15.00Any three pieces or movements in contrasting style. At least one piece to be played from memory.
4808Piano Recital ClassAge 12 - 18 yrs15DPAF Trophy£17.50Any three pieces or movements in contrasting style. At least one piece to be played from memory.
4810Piano Recital ClassOpen20Recital Candelabra£18.50Any three pieces or movements in contrasting style. At least one piece to be played from memory.

The Recital Candelabra will be awarded for the highest mark in these classes.

Piano Concerto
A second piano will be provided if candidates choose not to bring their own orchestra. Suitable cuts in orchestral introductions etc acceptable.

Class Number Class Name Level Time Trophy Fee Set Piece
4255Piano ConcertoOpen15£18.50Own Choice

Accompanist Class
Own Choice Competitors must bring their own soloist, any instrument or voice.

Class Number Class Name Level Time Trophy Fee Set Piece
4730Accompanist ClassOpen10DPAF Trophy£10.00Own Choice

Solos by Style/Period

Class Number Class Name Level Time Trophy Fee Set Piece
4557Piano Solo Baroque composerUp to Grade 56Nora Dawe Cup£7.50Any one piece by Baroque composer
4558Piano Solo Baroque composerGrade 6 and above8DPAF Trophy£9.00Any one piece by Baroque composer
4567Piano Solo Classical PeriodUp to Grade 56Fuller Clarke Trophy£7.50Includes movements from sonatas/sonatinas
4568Piano Solo, Classical PeriodGrade 6 and above8Marjorie White Shield£9.00Includes movements from sonatas/sonatinas
4577Piano Solo, Romantic Periodup to Grade 56DPAF Trophy£7.50Own Choice
4578Piano Solo, Romantic PeriodGrade 6 and above8Penelope Blackie Cup£9.00Own Choice
4586Piano Solo, 20th/21st Century composerup to Grade 56John Folland Trophy£7.50Own Choice
4587Piano Solo, 20th/21st Century composerGrade 6 and above8DPAF Trophy£9.00Own Choice

Where a trophy is shown for more than one class, the highest mark will win the trophy

 

Duets

Class Number Class Name Level Time Trophy Fee Set Piece
4725Piano DuetBeginner2Rachel Cornish Cup£10.00Own Choice
4727Piano Duetup to Grade 55Catherine Milne Cup (1)£12.00Own Choice
4728Piano DuetGrades 6 - 87DPAF Trophy£14.00Own Choice
4729Piano DuetOpen8Catherine Milne Cup (1)£15.00Own Choice
4736Piano TrioAny level6Rudd Cup£15.50Own Choice
4737Child & Parent/Relative DuetUp to Grade 55DPAF Trophy£12.00Own Choice
4738Child & Parent/Relative DuetGrade 5 and above5DPAF Trophy£14.00Own Choice
4739Teacher & Pupil Piano DuetBeginner, up to 18 months tuition5Claire Phillips Shields£10.00Own Choice
4740Teacher & Pupil Piano Duetup to Grade 55DPAF Trophy£12.00Own Choice
4741Teacher & Pupil Piano DuetGrades 6 - 85DPAF Trophy£14.00Own Choice

Multi Player Classes

Class Number Class Name Level Time Trophy Fee Set Piece
4736Piano TrioAny level6Rudd Cup£15.50Own Choice
4750Piano Quartet (two pianos)Any Level8DPAF Trophy£18.00Own Choice
4732Two PianosIntermediate5DPAF Trophy£15.50Own Choice
4733Two PianosAdvanced8DPAF Trophy£17.00Own Choice

Jazz Piano Solo

Class Number Class Name Level Time Trophy Fee Set Piece
4746Jazz Piano SoloUp to Grade 56Jazz Trophy£7.00Own Choice
4747Jazz Piano SoloGrades 6 - 88Harold Walker Memorial Cup for Jazz Solo£7.50Own Choice

Adult Challenger

For details please see here.