Associated Music Teachers League 

NYYPP Preliminary Round Videos

Collective List of All Audition Videos Submitted for NYYPP 2021

PIANO

Lucy Boyan Balakian Award / JUNIOR (Up to Age 12)

NYYPP2021HC07

Sinfonia No. 11 in G minor, BWV 797, by Johann Sebastian Bach

https://youtu.be/npXuoD8xiS0

Piano Sonata in F major, Hob. XVI:23 – I. Allegro moderato, by Joseph Haydn

https://youtu.be/P6sG3a7_KBw

NYYPP2021NG10

Piano Sonata in E minor, Hob. XVI:34 – I. Presto, by Joseph Haydn

https://youtu.be/zFaRfjDryFc 

Étude Op. 25, No. 2, by Frédéric Chopin

https://youtu.be/WPu-pbYb_AA 

NYYPP2021GK12

Piano Sonatina in C major, Op. 55, No. 1 – I. Allegro, by Friedrich Kuhlau

https://youtu.be/jXXYclQvYmE 

“Teasing Song” (from For Children), by Béla Bartók

https://youtu.be/mwjGHE71RFk

NYYPP2021RK9

“Venetianisches Gondellied” from Lieder ohne Worte, Book. 2, Op. 30, No. 6 (F# minor), by Felix Mendelssohn

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z71ElLnxKqM 

Sonatina in A minor, by Georg Benda

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jZik2PbbxOI 

NYYPP2021EL12

Notturno, Op. 54, No. 4, by Edvard Grieg

https://youtu.be/jlU-J3lYqok

The Cat and the Mouse: Scherzo humoristique, by Aaron Copland

https://youtu.be/vCoJktaA1xw

NYYPP2021JYL11

Piano Sonata No. 16 in C major, Op. 545 – I. Allegro, by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mvXtghhP-z4

Waltz in D-flat major, Op. 64, No. 1, by Frédéric Chopin

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=roN392XqpuA

NYYPP2021DM12

Prelude in A minor, BWV 818a, by Johann Sebastian Bach

https://youtu.be/zP_bR9GYqnY

Caprice in A minor, Op. 33, No. 1, by Felix Mendelssohn

https://youtu.be/uicpanmkbpQ

NYYPP2021NP10

▪ The Fengyang Flower, by Shao Ying He

https://youtube.com/embed/pbkH2VtPJ1s

Mazurka in E minor, Op. 17, No. 2, by Frédéric Chopin

https://youtube.com/embed/ihvIj2fd6vQ

NYYPP2021OS10

Sinfonia No. 15 in B minor, BWV 801, by Johann Sebastian Bach

https://youtu.be/sOHBfjQM2Gs

Doctor Gradus ad Parnassum (from Children’s Corner), by Claude Debussy https://youtu.be/QUSFdIeiKLM

NYYPP2021HT9

Invention No. 14 in B-flat major, BWV 785, by Johann Sebastian Bach

https://youtu.be/NQFiF18muuQ

Venetian Boat Song No. 1 (“Venetianisches Gondellied” from Lieder ohne Worte, Book. 1, Op. 19, No. 6), by Felix Mendelssohn

https://youtu.be/OPWVMwo-NfE

NYYPP2021BT8

Doctor Gradus ad Parnassum (from Children’s Corner), by Claude Debussy

https://youtube.com/embed/bnGiVnfCibo

▪ The Fengyang Flower, by Shao Ying He

https://youtube.com/embed/7GxsrnTV7wc 

NYYPP2021AZ12

Grande valse brillante, Op. 34, No. 2: Lento, by Frédéric Chopin

https://youtu.be/KApOtue4m18

Piano Sonata in C-sharp minor (“Moonlight Sonata”), Op. 27, No. 2 – III. Presto agitato, by Ludwig van Beethoven

https://youtu.be/A-UXQkOMvzE

NYYPP2021QZ12

Bagatelle in E Flat major, Op. 33, No. 1, by Ludwig van Beethoven

https://youtu.be/UrrUOyzYiJU

The Cat and the Mouse: Scherzo humoristique, by Aaron Copland

https://youtu.be/Y3DP7frcD2o 

Lucy Boyan Balakian Award / INTERMEDIATE (Ages 13-15)

NYYPP2021KG14

Piano Sonata No. 14 in C-sharp minor (“Moonlight Sonata”), Op. 27, No. 2 – III. Presto agitato, by Ludwig van Beethoven

https://youtu.be/_LiJJaeuY_c

Nocturne in E-flat major, Op. 9, No. 2, by Frédéric Chopin

https://youtu.be/NW2uO0Fy4_4

NYYPP2021JG14

Piano Sonata No. 25 in G major, Op. 79 – III. Vivace, by Ludwig van Beethoven

https://youtube.com/embed/dBFuD_YCQWs 

“Kashgar Dance”, by Shi Fu

https://youtube.com/embed/ozAJTXQyxOU

NYYPP2021ZLG14

▪ Prelude and Fugue in E major, Book II, No. 8, BWV 878, by Johann Sebastian Bach

https://youtu.be/WZ5bDTMVUM4

Préludes, Book 1, No. 5, by Claude Debussy

https://youtu.be/J3QOliXw7tU

NYYPP2021SL13

Toccata in E minor, BWV 914, by Johann Sebastian Bach

https://youtu.be/3AXNzPEikmQ 

Sonatine – III. Animé, by Maurice Ravel

https://youtu.be/ZZPq6cBP6VE

NYYPP2021VL15

32 Variations in C minor, WoO 80, by Ludwig van Beethoven

https://youtu.be/uvIj-TR41Ww 

Scherzo No. 3, Op. 39 in C-sharp minor, by Frédéric Chopin

https://youtu.be/jGrYCk0aeto 

NYYPP2021ZM15

Piano Sonata No. 18 in E-flat major, Op. 31, No. 3 – I. Allegro, II. Scherzo: Allegretto vivace, by Ludwig van Beethoven

https://youtu.be/Je4HDUD0zFk

Four Pieces for Piano, Op. 4, No. 4 (“Diabolic Suggestions”), by Sergei Prokofiev

https://youtu.be/lDPqLIJ7PpM 

NYYPP2021CW15

Piano Sonata in F major, Hob. XVI:23, by Joseph Haydn

https://youtu.be/tlymRafn1KA 

Toccata (1932), by Aram Khachaturian

https://youtu.be/kgv4BQ-wz98 

Lucy Boyan Balakian Award / ADVANCED (Ages 16-18)

NYYPP2021AEB16

Piano Sonata No. 17 in D minor, Op. 31, No. 2 (“The Tempest”), by Ludwig van Beethoven

https://youtu.be/UhqlINhnb10 

Danzas Argentinas, Op. 2, by Alberto Ginastera

https://youtu.be/fIke3iwaQoY 

NYYPP2021CC17

Piano Sonata in A major, D. 664, Op. posth. 120 – III. Allegro, by Franz Schubert

https://youtu.be/yhmhxMXxpTQ 

Élégie in E-flat minor, Op. 3, No. 1, by Sergei Rachmaninoff

https://youtu.be/ip0A0A076h8

NYYPP2021AK18

Ballade No. 1 in G minor, Op. 23, by Frédéric Chopin

https://youtube.com/embed/ufSGRTQiy3s

Piano Sonata in A-flat major, Hob. XVI:46 – I. Allegro moderato, by Joseph Haydn

https://youtube.com/embed/0pGdt6JCnB0 

NYYPP2021AL17

Piano Sonata in C major, Op. 2, No. 3 – IV. Allegro assai, by Ludwig van Beethoven

https://youtu.be/-a8NVDOvt5c 

Piano Sonata No. 2 – I. Maestoso. Agitato, by Grażyna Bacewicz

https://youtu.be/Xo1PhYAdzrA

NYYPP2021ML15

Holberg Suite, Op. 40 – I. Prelude, by Edvard Grieg

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Nkyq6UdkAE 

“Get on the Train!”, composed for Marcus Lee by Ricky Ian Gordon

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GVA0KNz5Pzc

NYYPP2021JM17

Ballade No. 4 in F minor, Op. 52, by Frédéric Chopin

https://youtu.be/9qoDC9QnWv0 

Piano Sonata, Sz. 80 – III. Allegro molto, by Béla Bartók

https://youtu.be/EFVTYO6yhnU 

NYYPP2021MN16

Partita No. 2 In C minor, BWV 826, by Johann Sebastian Bach

II. Allemande

https://youtu.be/93-5nfgbroI 

V. Rondeau

https://youtu.be/SJdJTjSvZNE 

Piano Sonata No. 7 in D major, Op. 10 No. 3, by Ludwig van Beethoven

https://youtu.be/UR8jB5Bb_QE 

Barcarolle in F-sharp major, Op. 60, by Frédéric Chopin

https://youtu.be/DnAYKAWtXOU 

Rondo in A minor, Op. 59, by Dmitry Kabalevsky

https://youtu.be/h8zeBfXO9PI 

NYYPP2021ZP18

Rondo in E-flat major, Op. 11, by Johann Nepomuk Hummel

https://youtu.be/wjxJfRtQvho

“El Puerto” from Iberia, Book 1, by Isaac Albéniz

https://youtu.be/vQ5BLFA3yao

NYYPP2021LFS16

Piano Sonata No. 21 in C major, Op. 53 (“Waldstein”), by Ludwig van Beethoven

https://youtu.be/tW9TfRkn3aQ

Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2 in C-sharp minor, S.244/2, by Franz Liszt

https://youtu.be/yVA9nEGe4d8 

NYYPP2021LLS17

Prelude and Fugue XX in A minor, BWV 889, WTC II, by Johann Sebastian Bach

https://youtu.be/XKS3qpJOqAE 

Ab Irato – Étude de perfectionnement, S 143, by Franz Liszt

https://youtu.be/EcS1VExjJT8 

NYYPP2021MW16

Variations on the name ‘Abegg’, Op. 1, by Robert Schumann

https://youtu.be/bE2ckrvWUnk

Piano Prelude No. 8, by Ruth Crawford Seeger

https://youtu.be/Ba61ae8LHKc

NYYPP2021GY16

Toccata in E minor, BWV 914, by Johann Sebastian Bach

https://youtu.be/jw6CmmxrUTk

▪ Etude No. 1, by Nikolai Kapustin

https://youtu.be/uWWAy9pjRO0 

Lucy Boyan Balakian Award / COLLEGE (Ages 19-23)

NYYPP2021AC21

Ballade No. 3 in A-flat major, Op. 47, by Frédéric Chopin

https://youtu.be/XuhkG3kFhxY

Piano Sonata No. 31 in A-flat major, Op. 110, by Ludwig van Beethoven

https://youtu.be/TtNxaFH3DCg

Prélude from Suite bergamasque, by Claude Debussy

https://youtu.be/3C–VcBiVvc

NYYPP2021MV22

Piano Sonata No. 31 in A-flat major, Op. 110, by Ludwig van Beethoven

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y7GnwWnputw

“Les collines d’Anacapri” from Préludes, Book 1, by Claude Debussy

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WiyurlFuF5M

Polonaise (héroïque) No. 6 in A-flat major, Op. 53, by Frédéric Chopin

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wXB48dRkj0Y

STRINGS

(Smart Family Foundation Grant for Strings)

Aaron Rosand Memorial Prize / JUNIOR (Up to Age 12)

NYYPP2021JC12

Violin Concerto No. 3 in G major, K. 216 – I. Allegro, by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nHoSxf–zg0 

▪ Boutade (from Le guide du violoniste), by Jules Domerc

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Uze2z7ZmaI

NYYPP2021AFS11

Cello Suite No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1008 – I. Prelude, by Johann Sebastian Bach

https://youtu.be/HvMlewEKJpk 

Concerto No. 1 in A minor, Op. 33 – III. Tempo primo, by Camille Saint-Saëns

https://youtu.be/-E-nVp9Hz2U

(Piano Accompanist: Michael Wittenburg)

Sonata in D major, by Pietro Locatelli

https://youtu.be/Ej49FG3cPEU

  1. NYYPP2021BJ11

Tarantella, Op. 15, No. 4, by Gustav Ellerton

https://youtu.be/TnMubd56O18

Violin Concerto No. 1 in A minor, BWV 1041, by Johann Sebastian Bach

https://youtu.be/UZ2UVRdtGc0

  1. NYYPP2021EK12

Allegro in G major, by Joseph-Hector Fiocco

https://youtu.be/jrIgOlya1NA 

Violin Concerto No. 1 in A minor, by Jean-Baptiste Accolay

https://youtu.be/kPnsx7M-mtA 

Aaron Rosand Memorial Prize / INTERMEDIATE (Ages 13-15)

NYYPP2021GA14

Violin Partita No. 3 in E major, BWV 1006 – I. Prelude, by Johann Sebastian Bach

https://youtu.be/oqEnaGMWaWM

Concerto in C major, Op. 48 – III. Vivace giocoso, by Dmitry Kabalevsky

https://youtu.be/ZUd831pK6_Q

NYYPP2021CB14

Cello Suite No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1008 – VII. Gigue, by Johann Sebastian Bach

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3nMa58Wb7go 

Cello Concerto No. 1 in A minor, Op. 33 – I. Allegro non troppo, by Camille Saint-Saëns

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zoscmxz0LmE

NYYPP2021AH13

Symphonie espagnole in D minor, Op. 21 – I. Allegro non troppo, by Édouard Lalo

https://youtu.be/F15ntX-6VAo

Sonata No. 1 in G minor, BWV 1001 – I. Adagio, by Johann Sebastian Bach

https://youtu.be/CFgN3Q_pUGk 

NYYPP2021JH13

Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64 – I. Allegro molto appassionato, by Felix Mendelssohn

https://youtu.be/NhF2SCA5in4 

3 Old Viennese Dances: II. Liebesleid (Tempo di Ländler), by Fritz Kreisler

https://youtu.be/C9nbcV7gFQU 

NYYPP2021NK13 

Cello Concerto in D minor – I. Prélude, by Édouard Lalo

https://youtu.be/zcEuWxUF4HE 

Cello Suite No. 3 in C major, BWV 1009 – I. Prélude, by Johann Sebastian Bach

https://youtu.be/7CI4TCzRGac 

NYYPP2021SP13

Romance No. 2 in F major, Op. 50, by Ludwig van Beethoven

https://youtu.be/mtQfUnMJM_g

Violin Concerto in G minor, Op. 26, No. 1 – I. Vorspiel, by Max Bruch

https://youtu.be/bO1Tv0FdbdE 

Aaron Rosand Memorial Prize / ADVANCED (Ages 16-18)

NYYPP2021JC17

Variations on a Rococo Theme, Op. 33, by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

https://youtu.be/sppF5vfrZGM 

Cello Suite No. 3 – I. Prelude, by Johann Sebastian Bach

https://youtu.be/qtQQTh8Ch8g 

NYYPP2021HL16

Violin Concerto No. 3 in B minor, Op. 61 – I. Allegro non troppo, by Camille Saint-Saëns

https://youtu.be/0syp13ZJj2o

Chaconne in G minor, by Tomaso Antonio Vitali

https://youtu.be/PaePJJSTJ58 

NYYPP2021EJV17

Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 77 – I. Allegro non troppo, by Johannes Brahms

https://youtu.be/QkIS_Hug88I 

Partita No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004 – V. Chaconne, by Johann Sebastian Bach

https://youtu.be/45SHbPa3BVM

Aaron Rosand Memorial Prize / COLLEGE (Ages 19-23)

NYYPP2021AA23

Solo Partita No. 3 in E major, BWV 1006 – VI. Gigue, by Johann Sebastian Bach 

https://youtu.be/3f_T4DCID_I 

Violin Sonata No. 4 in A minor, Op. 23 – I. Presto, by Ludwig van Beethoven

https://youtu.be/syB5f2WGDG0

Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35 – I. Allegro moderato, by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

https://youtu.be/bGOV5mKVLDI

NYYPP2021ANO20

Violin Sonata No. 2 in A minor, BWV 1003, by Johann Sebastian Bach

https://youtu.be/iDMdGDe1gj0

Tzigane, by Maurice Ravel

https://youtu.be/jIQDCmq7dP8

Violin Sonata No. 3 in D minor, Op. 108 – I. Allegro, by Johannes Brahms

https://youtu.be/SPqat9CwuKk

NYYPP2021IP20

Cello Sonata No. 1 in E minor, Op. 38 (all Mvts), by Johannes Brahms 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1LIniQx5CsQ

Suite No. 5 in C major, BWV 1011 – III. Courante, by Johann Sebastian Bach

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=65_QE8F0ccY 

Cello Concerto No. 1, Op. 49 – I. Allegro, by Dmitry Kabalevsky

https://youtu.be/p-jDJGMjM3w

NYYPP2021VJLT20

Violin Concerto No. 2 in G minor, Op. 63 – I. Allegro moderato, by Sergei Prokofiev

https://youtu.be/6MQLjm2ag2U 

Partita No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004 – I. Allemande; II. Courante; III. Sarabande, by Johann Sebastian Bach

https://youtu.be/tRkNUfbldhc 

Caprice 21, by Niccolò Paganini

https://youtu.be/JZb7V7CREBw

VOICE 

Olly H. Kukepuu Vocal Award / ADVANCED (Through Age 18)

NYYPP2021BCA16

▪ “The Vagabond”, by Ralph Vaughan Williams

https://youtu.be/21FdvMk6sxA 

▪ “La Vendetta”, by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YWMWXxWmAKY 

NYYPP2021RC18

▪ “The Sun Whose Rays Are All Ablaze” from The Mikado, by Arthur Sullivan

https://youtu.be/KbhiffKG44s

▪ Widmung, Op. 25, No. 1, in Ab major, by Robert Schumann

https://youtu.be/SsWq1jE82WI

NYYPP2021AD16

▪ Voi Che Sapete, by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

https://youtu.be/R3fYvSV3RU8 

▪ “El majo discreto” from Tonadillas al estilo antiguo, by Enrique Granados

https://youtu.be/NPP5bq_6LRw

NYYPP2021JH17

▪ “Would you gain the tender creature” from Acis and Galatea, by George Frideric Handel

https://youtu.be/988KOxaupr8

▪ Frühlingslied “Durch den Wald, den dunkeln”, Op. 47, No. 3, by Felix Mendelssohn

https://youtu.be/-7cXTZFbeBc

NYYPP2021SJ16

▪ “O del mio dolce ardor” (from Paride ed Elena), by Christoph Willibald Gluck

https://youtu.be/61lnGNLmqTA 

▪ “Auf Flügeln des Gesanges”, by Felix Mendelssohn

https://youtu.be/hkDpSJ91IDE

NYYPP2021BK14

▪ “Danza, danza, fanciulla gentile”, by Francesco Durante

https://youtube.com/embed/gpIlOI5pPV8

▪ “Proverb IV. The Tyger”, from Songs and Proverbs of William Blake, by Benjamin Britten

https://youtube.com/embed/uhmsCeDQM4Y

NYYPP2021RM16

▪ “O mio babbino caro” (from Gianni Schicchi), by Giacomo Puccini

https://youtu.be/7-lGhcrSf-Y 

▪ “Je te veux”, by Erik Satie

https://youtu.be/49uc4GAzXxE 

NYYPP2021LT18

▪ “Widmung” from Myrthen, Op. 25, No. 1, by Robert Schumann

https://youtu.be/YFKxslRw4lQ 

▪ “Les filles de Cadix”, by Léo Delibes

https://youtu.be/JK2fmNiact0

NYYPP2021KZ17

▪ “Après un rêve” (from Trois melodies), Op. 7, No. 1, by Gabriel Fauré

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ok53rvFmvy8

▪ “O mio babbino caro” (from Gianni Schicchi), by Giacomo Puccini

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CWYOZjVizKM 

Olly H. Kukepuu Vocal Award / COLLEGE (Ages 19-25)

NYYPP2021HL19

▪ “The Lass from the Low Countree”, by John Jacob Niles

▪ “Va godendo” (from Serse), by George Frideric Handel

▪ “Der Nussbaum” (from Myrthen), Op. 25, No. 3, by Robert Schumann

https://youtu.be/oAuIjSAnhgg 

[All three pieces in one video.]

NYYPP2021ISM22

▪ “Si mes vers avaient des ailes”, by Reynaldo Hahn

https://youtu.be/dzzHzlgS3gg

▪ “O mio babbino caro” (from Gianni Schicchi), by Giacomo Puccini

https://youtu.be/n6TwvJxh9fI

▪ “Oh, Goddess Wise” (from Princess Ida), by Arthur Sullivan

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-_11BCtLYpo

NYYPP2021EN22

▪ Emily’s aria from Our Town, by Ned Rorem

https://youtu.be/1TAnkc5rjQU

▪ “Deh vieni non tardar” (from Le nozze di Figaro), by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

https://youtu.be/ER_jM1W88To

▪ Cäcilie, by Richard Strauss

https://youtu.be/AcL5rXZuXfg

NYYPP2021CV20

▪ “Avant de quitter ces lieux” (from Faust), by Charles Gounod 

https://youtu.be/pP_52vHhmLY

▪ “En sourdine”, by Gabriel Fauré

https://youtu.be/KYvWkl9u3xA

▪ The Circus Band, by Charles Ives

https://youtu.be/V_IIs8m5jVM

Olly H. Kukepuu Vocal Award / ADVANCED – MUSICAL THEATER (Through Age 18)

NYYPP2021AD15

▪ “Popular” (from Wicked), by Stephen Schwartz

https://youtu.be/Y55H4H-qjSA 

▪ “Requiem” from Dear Evan Hansen, by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul

https://youtu.be/vAGd1YI6drI

NYYPP2021AS15

▪ “Waiting for Life” (from Once on This Island), by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty

https://youtu.be/5NstMac9E_M

▪ “With You” (from Ghost: The Musical), by Dave Stewart and Glen Ballard

https://youtu.be/IxQbH5kVDnw

Olly H. Kukepuu Vocal Award / COLLEGE – MUSICAL THEATER (Ages 19-25)

NYYPP2021JB20

▪ “I Don’t Need a Roof” (from Big Fish), by Andrew Lippa

https://youtu.be/pPzdTUtMZC0

▪ “Everybody Loves Louis” (from Sunday in the Park with George), by Stephen Sondheim

https://youtu.be/OZ_IyPWEHUk 

NYYPP2021AD19

▪ “Ich gehör nur mir” (from Elisabeth), by Sylvester Levay

https://youtu.be/MQtOvplzEP0

▪ “Those Palace Walls” (from Aladdin), by Alan Menken

https://youtu.be/qN3kD998iIg

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