Guitar / Harp

Musical examples listed in parentheses are recommended but may be substituted by works of comparable length and technical difficulty.

Guitar

  • Scales, all keys: major, minor, chromatic
  • One technical study (Twenty-five Melodious Studies by Carcassi, H. Villa-Lobos, Sor, Giuliani, etc.)
  • One work from the standard repertory (Giuliani, Bach, Sor, Tarrega)
  • One work from the 20th century (Brindle, Turina)
  • Sight reading

Harp

  • One sonatina from Seven Progressive Sonatas by Naderman (Martenot Edition) or an etude from 48 Etudes by Dizi (Hasselmans Edition)
  • One work from the 17th or 18th century (Largo from the Fifth Violin Sonata by Bach-Grandjany, Partita in B by Bach-Renie)
  • One of the following works:
    • Fantaisie on a Theme of Haydn by Grandjany,
    • The Harmonious Blacksmith, Theme and Variations by Handel-Salzedo, or
    • Legende by Renie
  • One work from the 20th century (Prelude in C by Prokofiev, First Arabesque by Debussy-Renie, Preludes by Marcel Tournie)
  • A cadenza from the symphonic or operatic literature (Waltz of the Flowers from the Nutcracker by Tchaikovsky, Overture to Mignon by Thomas)
  • Sight reading