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Piano


PIANO SOLO CLASSES (Saturday 9th May)
Class No. Description Age 
NC1 Non-Competitive Piano Solo Own Choice. Open
101 Piano Solo Own Choice. 15 & under
102 Piano Solo Own Choice. 16 & under
103 Piano Solo Own Choice. 17 & under
104 Piano Solo Own Choice. 18 & under
105 Piano Solo Own Choice. Any piece composed before 1900. Open
106 Piano Solo Own Choice. Any piece composed after 1900. Open
107 Any movement from any Sonata (8 minute time limit). Open


PIANO DUET (Saturday 9th May)
Class No. Description Age 
108 Piano Duet Own Choice. 8 & under
109 Piano Duet Own Choice. 10 & under
110 Piano Duet Own Choice. 12 & under
111 Piano Duet Own Choice. 14 & under
112 Piano Duet Own Choice. Open
Please note: for Piano Duet, Trios and Ensembles, competitors can perform in more than one combination within any class.

PIANO TRIO (Saturday 9th May)
Class No. Description Age 
113 Piano Trio Own Choice. 8 & under
114 Piano Trio Own Choice. 10 & under
115 Piano Trio Own Choice. 12 & under
116 Piano Trio Own Choice. 14 & under
117 Piano Trio Own Choice. Open
Please note: for Piano Duet, Trios and Ensembles, competitors can perform in more than one combination within any class.

PIANO ENSEMBLE (Saturday 9th May)
Class No. Description Age 
118 Piano: more than three players. 12 & under
119 Piano: more than three players. Open
Please note: for Piano Duet, Trios and Ensembles, competitors can perform in more than one combination within any class

PIANO SOLO (Friday 15th May)
Class No. Description Age 
NC6 Non-Competitive Piano. 12 & under
NC7 Non-Competitive Piano. 16 & under
201 Piano Solo Own Choice. 7 & under
202 Piano Solo Own Choice. 8 & under
203 Piano Solo Own Choice. 9 & under
204 Piano Solo Own Choice. 10 & under
205 Piano Solo Own Choice. 11 & under
206 Piano Solo Own Choice (for competitors living within a 5-mile radius of Buxton Town Hall). 11 & under
207 Piano Solo Own Choice (for competitors living within a 5-mile radius of Buxton Town Hall). 14 & under
208 Piano Solo Own Choice. 12 & under
209 Piano Solo Own Choice. 13 & under
210 Piano Solo Own Choice. 14 & under
Note: Graded pieces may be taken from any current Examination Board. Please provide a copy for the Adjudicator.

PIANO SIGHT-READING (Friday 15th May)
Class No. Description Age 
220 Grade 1 and 2 standard (ABRSM). Open
221 Grade 3 and 4 standard (ABRSM). Open
Note: Piano players may also wish to enter Classes 316, 322-331 or Recital Class 500

KEYBOARD CLASS (Friday 15th May)
Class No. Description Age 
238 Keyboard Solo either fingered or single fingered chords may be used. A straight piece of music is required - no interpretation and no pre-recorded music. Competitors to provide own keyboard. Time limit 5 minutes including setting up. 16 & under


PIANO SOLO – SET PIECE (Friday 15th May)
Class No. Description Age 
211 The Octopus OR Clock Shop from Piano Star: 5 finger tunes (pub. A.B.R.S.M.). 7 & under
212 This Old Man by Blackwell OR Tyrannosaurus Rocks! by Scott-Burt from Piano Star 2 (pub. A.B.R.S.M.). 8 & under
213 Scarborough Fair OR Michael, row the boat ashore from Piano Time Pieces book 1 by Hall (pub. O.U.P.). 9 & under
214 Vampire Blues by Wooding OR The Bee by Rowley from Encore book 1 compiled by Marshall (pub. A.B.R.S.M.). 10 & under
215 Ch-ch-chilly Cha-cha-cha by Drayton OR The Soft-shoe Shuffle by Iles from Piano Time Dance by Hall (pub. O.U.P.). 11 & under
216 Green Bottle Bounce OR Barnyard Blues from Next Step Boogies, Rags and Blues by Barratt (pub. Chester). 12 & under
217 Sonatina no. 2 -1st movt. Allegretto by Clementi from Clementi 6 sonatinas opus 36 (pub. Banks but various editions available). 13 & under
218 Laid-back blues fom Jazzin' about by Wedgwood (pub. Faber). 14 & under