REPERTOIRE FOR THE UNIVERSAL MARIMBA COMPETITION 2013


Marimba Solo 2013

Round One  -In following order (1), (2) as indicated-

(1) One monologue of 3 monologues by Keiko Abe

  • Song of the seashore
  • Kazak lullaby
  • piacer d'amor

(2) One of following pieces:

  • Dance of words - Aiko Fukushima **
  • Zamba para Escuchar Tu Silencio - Guillo Espel
  • Feel the sunlight - Ludwig Albert **

Round Two
 (1) One of following pieces:

  • Marimbics - Markus Halt
  • Toccata - Anna Ignatowicz
  • Spiral Passages - joz Metzger
  • November Evening - Christopher Norton
  • Caméléon - Eric Sammut
  • Robert's Park - David Edgar Brown ( mov.1& 2)
  • Scirocco - Michael Burrit
  • Cenote - Kazumi Tsukamoto **
  • Sonata in B minor - J.S.Bach/ arr.LH.Stevens (max 2 movements)

Round Three /Semi-Final -In following order (1), (2) as indicated-

(1) One of following set pieces:

  • Luminosity - Tomasz Golinski  ** (1st Prize Univ. Composition Competition 2010)
  • Magma - Nebojsa Jovan Zivkovic **

(2) One free choice piece: max.10' - see score regulation* 
suggestions:

  • Iloi - Kaplan Adolpho
  • Velocities - Joseph Schwantner
  • Empty music - Frank Nuyts
  • Oriental Dance & Toccata - Francois Glorieux
  • After Syrinx II - Richard Rodney Bennett
  • Prelude and Allegro - Mukai Kohei
  • Neenah - Igor Lesnik **
  • Kaleidoscope - Chin Cheng Lin **
  • Dances of Earth & Fire - Peter Klatzow
  • Merlin (2nd movement) - Andrew Thomas
  • Convergence - Yoshihisa Taira
  • Niflheim - Csaba Zoltán Marján **
  • Rhytmic Caprice - Leigh Howard Stevens  
  • Nimbostratus - Ludwig Albert
  • Moi, jeu - Bruno Mantovani

Final Round - Finalist recital -In following order (1), (2) as indicated -

Each finalist will perform a set Concerto with string-orchestra and a free concert program of max.15'. -see score regulation*

(1) Free recital of max.15'

(2) Set piece - one of following concerto's:

  • Marimba Concerto 1 - Chin Cheng Lin ** 
  • Concerto for marimba solo & string orchestra - Igor Lesnik **

Marimba Duo 2013

Round One  -In following order (1), (2) as indicated-
(1) One of following works by Keiko Abe:

  • Wind Sketch II
  • Wind in the bamboo groove II
  • Wind accross mountains II  

(2) A free varied program of max.15' - see score regulation*

suggestions:

  • Wooden music - Rich O'Meara
  • Three transformations - Andrew Thomas
  • Tango suite - Astor Piazolla
  • Small Change - Scott Lindroth
  • Rhythm Song for two marimbas - Paul Smadbeck
  • Nagoya Marimbas - Steve Reich
  • Flyscape - Chin Cheng Lin **

Round Two - Semi Final  -In following order (1), (2) as indicated-
(1) Obligatory piece : Ultimatum II  for two marimbas - Nebojsa Jovan Zivkovic¨** 

(2) A free varied program of max. 20' - see score regulation

suggestions:

  • Sohum & Shakti - Jan Van Landeghem
  • Kundalini of playing Koalas - Jan Van Landeghem
  • Dyptich No 3 - Gordon Stout
  • Fantom Fire - Katsuhiro Tsubonoh
  • Hiten Seido II opus 55 - Maki Ishii
  • Stratocumulus - Ludwig Albert **
  • Scintilla Na dwa Marimbafony - Martha Ptaszynska
  • Octabones - Adi Morag
  • Conversation in the forest II - Keiko Abe
  • Reflections on Japanese children songs - Keiko Abe
  • Lemuria: the fallen Civilization -Csaba Zoltán Marján **
  • Purity II - Tomasz Golinski **

Final Round - Finalist recital -In following order (1), (2) as indicated -

Each finalist will perform a set Double Concerto with string-orchestra and a free concert program of max.15'. -see score regulation*

(1) Free recital of max.15' - see score regulation*

(2) Set piece:

  • Double concerto for marimba & string-orchestra - Ludwig Albert **


*Score regulation

-You may perform free choice pieces, which may be own compositions and/or arrangements or a selection from the total suggested lists solo & duo. It is not allowed to repeat pieces in other rounds. If you will perform pieces which are not included in the total competition list, it will be required to send one published score or copy (with approval from the composer). If you perform non published works and/or own works, it will be required to send attached on the allowed copies a signed declaration by the composer (personal or others), giving his/her permission to use the copies during the Competition 2013. If the organisation did not receive scores and composers declaration, further performance of those works will be refused, due to official regulations of the Composers Society and Belgian laws.
- Upon request by  the Jury and Competition organisation, contestants should be able of presenting original publications or authorised copies of all performed works. Using photocopies of published works and/or unauthorised copies of performed music is not allowed. 
- It is allowed during final round to perform works with tape which need to be provided by arrival to be verified by the technical staff.

All scores and declarations need to be send to the organisation before June 1st, 2013.
Postal address:  Marimba-projects vzw, B. Heymansplein 7, 3581 Beverlo-Belgium.
 

**Order scores 
Available by BiNg BaNg Productions HR- contact: igor@igorlesnik.comwww.igorlesnik.com
- New commissioned Marimba Solo concerto for marimba solo & string-orchestra (I.Lesnik)- from January 2013
- Neenah for marimba solo  (I.Lesnik)
- Kaleidoscope for marimba solo  (C.C.Lin)
Available by Editions Francois Dhalmann FR- contact: francois@dhalmann.frwww.dhalmann.fr
- Concerto  no 1 for marimba solo & string-orchestra (C.C.Lin)
- Feel the sunlight for marimba solo (L.Albert)
- Flyscape for marimba duo  (C.C.Lin)
- New commissioned double concerto for marimba duo & string-orchestra (L.Albert) - from January 2013

Available by Edition Svitzer DK- contact: mail@editionsvitzer.comwww.editionsvitzer.com
- Stratocumulus for marimba duo (L.Albert
- Dance of words for marimba solo  (A.Fukushima)
- Niflheim for marimba solo (C.Z.Marján)
- Lemuria: the fallen Civilization for marimba duo  (C.Z.Marján)
- Luminosity for marimba solo (T.Golinski)
- Purity II for marimba duo (T.Golinski)

Available by Nebojsa Jovan Zivkovic- contact: www.zivkovic.de
- Magma for marimba solo (N.J.Zivkovic)
- Ultimatum II for two marimbas (N.J.Zivkovic)

Available by Beurskens Music editions- contact: contact@percussionbeurskens.com, www.percussionbeurskens.com 
 - Cenote (K.Tsakumoto) 
+ All competition works can be ordered by Beurskens editions and 20% reduction is offered to all candidates.

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