- 5 pieces are compulsory, out of which 4 in different styles:
- 1 piece from an early master
- the fast movement of a trio sonata by Bach
- 1 Prelude (fantasia, toccata) and fugue by Bach
- 1 Romantic piece
- 1 piece by a contemporary (or 20th century) composer
Applicants are required to demonstrate the elaboration of the performed pieces. Furthermore it is expected to show the existence and the potential to further performing skills (modeling, persuasive power, etc.).