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The 2022 edition of the Bordeaux International String Quartet Competition is approaching…

You will find here the works to be performed during the competition which will take place from 9 to 14 May 2022 at the Auditorium of the Bordeaux Opera.

The rules, the prize money and the registration will be available on the website from September 2021.

Works on the programme :

1st round (9 and 10 May 2022) :

 

  • Franz Schubert : Quartet No. 12 D80: Quartettsatz, without the first reprise.
  • 2 movements of a Haydn quartet from among :

Quartet Op76.1 : first movement Allegro con spirito and second movement Adagio

Quartet op76.2 : first movement Allegro and second movement Andante o più tosto allegretto

Quartet op76.3 : first movement Allegro and second movement Poco adagio e cantabile

Quartet op76.4 : first movement allegro con spirito and second movement Adagio

Quartet op76.5 : first movement Allegretto and second movement Largo cantabile e mesto

Quartet op76.6 : first movement Allegretto and second movement Fantasia Adagio

Quartet op77.1 : first movement Allegro moderato and second movement Adagio

Quartet op77.2 : first movement Allegro moderato and third movement Andante

The first movements without the first reprise.

 

  • A List A or List B Quartet (below) for the first round with the reverse for the semi-final.

 

Semi-final (12 and 13 May 2022) :

  • Mozart : Clarinet Quintet K 581 with Sharon Kam.
  • A List A or List B Quartet depending on the choice of the first round.

Final (14 May 2022) :

  • Kaija Saariaho : Terra Memoria 2007
  • One piece of a genre of your choice not to exceed 15 minutes.
  • One of the following quartets by Ludwig van Beethoven or Franz Schubert :

Beethoven: Quartet op59.1

Beethoven: Quartet op59.2

Beethoven : Quartet op59.3

Schubert : Quartet D804 “Rosamunde

Schubert: Quartet D810 “Der Tod un das Mädchen

Schubert : Quartet D 887

 

List A :

Beethoven : Quartet op74; Quartet op95

Borodine : Quartet n°1 and Quartet n°2

Brahms: Quartet op51.1/51.2; Quartet op67

Dvorak: Quartet in A flat major Op. 105; Quartet in G major Op. 106

Franck : Quartet in D minor

Grieg : Quartet op27

Mendelssohn: Quartet op12; Quartet op13; Quartet op44.1/44.2/44.3; Quartet op80

Schumann: Quartet op41.1/41.2/41.3

Sibelius : Quartet op56 “Voces intimae

Smetana : First Quartet “From my Life”; Quartet ‘2 in D minor

Tchaikowsky : Quartet op11; Quartet op22; Quartet op30

Verdi : Quartet in E minor

 

List B :

Bartok : Quartet n°2 to n°6

Berg : Quartet op3; Lyrische Suite

Britten : quartet n°1 op25; quartet n°2 op36; quartet n°3 op94

Debussy : Quartet in G minor op10

Dutilleux : Ainsi la nuit

Janáček : Quartets n°1 and n°2

Ligeti : quartets n°1 and n°2

Ravel : Quartet in F

Schoenberg : quartet op7, quartet op30, quartet op37