beginner

RECOMMENDED FOR
Length & quality of study: 0-2 years with a private teacher. General ability: can read music at a rudimentary level ABRSM or Trinity level: Initial, Grade 1-3

SAMPLE REPERTOIRE
Vogel: March Time; Telemann: Gavotte; Bartok: Children at Play: No. 1 from For Children, Vol. 1; Haydn: Minuet in G: No. 2 from 12 Minuets, Hob. IX:3; Schubert: Landler; Arnold: Gigue from Gavotte and Gigue; Bartok: The Highway Robber (from For Children); Schubert: Ecossaise; Handel: Impertinence, HWV 494; Clementi: Allegro: 1st movt from Sonatina in C, Op. 36 No. 1.

intermediate

RECOMMENDED FOR
Length & quality of study: 2-4 years with a private teacher. General ability: can read music at sight ABRSM or Trinity level: Initial, Grade 4-6

SAMPLE REPERTOIRE
Kabalevsky: Toccatina (from Thirty Pieces for Children op. 27) Bartok: Variations; Clementi: Rondo (3rd movt from Sonatina in G, op. 36 no. 5); CPE Bach: La Caroline; Goedicke: Miniature, Op. 8, No. 10; Burgmuller: Heimkehr, Op. 100, No. 23; Bach: Invention No. 1 in C, BWV 772; Mozart: Allegro: 1st movt from Viennese Sonatina No. 6 in C; CPE Bach: Solfeggietto; Debussy: The Little Shepherd from Children's Corner; Scarlatti: Sonata in D, Kp.512 L.339; Chopin: Mazurka in F minor, op. 63 no. 2; Beethoven: Minuet and Trio: 3rd movt from Sonata in B , Op. 22; Shostakovich: Prelude in D b: No. 15 from 24 Preludes, Op. 34.

advanced

RECOMMENDED FOR
Length & quality of study: 4-5 years with a private teacher. General ability: reads music proficiently at sight, hands together ABRSM or Trinity level: Grade 8

SAMPLE REPERTOIRE
Debussy: Golliwogg's Cake Walk (from Children's Corner); Mozart: Presto (3rd mvt from Sonata in G, K. 283); Chopin: Waltz in B minor, Op. 69 No. 2; Liszt: Eglogue: No. 7 from Annees de Pelerinage, Premiere Annee, Suisse. Liszt Etudes, Chopin Etudes, Beethoven, Schubert, Mozart, Haydn, Piano Sonatas, Bach Preludes and Fugues.