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The International Double Reed Society is pleased to announce the repertoire for the Young Artists performance competition being held for bassoonists in the summer of 2011 at the annual conference May 31-June 4, 2011 in Tempe, AZ, USA. Bassoonists who have not reached their 22nd birthday by the date of the final round of the competition (June 2, 2011) are eligible to enter. First prize for the 2011 competition is a $3000 US cash award. The second prize is a $2000 US cash award. The third prize is a $1000 US cash award. Further details will be available in the competition brochure and on this website in early fall. For questions, please contact chair Saxton Rose.

Competition Repertoire:

  1. Georg Philipp Telemann
    Fantasia No. 4 in d minor
    Entire work, all repeats
    Bocal Music, published and distributed by Prairie Dawg Press
  2. François Devienne
    Sonata for bassoon and continuo in F major Op. 24 No. 3
    Entire work, no repeat in movement I
    Edition of entrant’s choice
  3. Johann Nepomuk Hummel
    Concerto for bassoon and orchestra
    Movement II
    Edition and cadenza of entrant’s choice
  4. André Previn
    Sonata for bassoon and piano
    Movement I
    G. Schirmer
  5. For final round only:

  6. Eugène Bozza
    Récit, Sicilienne et Rondo for bassoon and piano
    A. Leduc

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