Department of Strings

Viola Recital Repertoire Guidelines

Concentration Recital, undergraduate level (BSOF, BME)

No specification

Concentration Recital, graduate level (BSOF, BME)

No specification

Major recital, junior and senior level (BM, Performance)

Between the two recitals, student must perform a Bach suite. (The Chaconne/Prelude and Fugue/Chromatic Fantasy will also be acceptable), a concerto and a sonata with piano. The Bach and concerto to be played from memory.

Major recital, graduate level (MM in Performance, Performance Diploma)

A full length recital program to include one unaccompanied work.

Please Note: The above repertoire obviously assumes that undergraduate recitals (both junior and senior), and graduate recitals (MM and PD) will be solo recitals. Duets (with or without piano) may be programmed on these recitals with the approval of the teacher. Works requiring more than two players (pianists as excepted) are not permitted. Exceptions to this rule must have the approval of a majority of the voting membership of the String Department.