Quarterfinals: One piece from the applicant's choice, approx. 4 minutes, and Frédéric Chopin's Impromptu No. 1 in A flat major, Op. 29.
Semifinals: One piece from the applicant's choice, different from the previous one, approx. 8 minutes.
Finals: One Beethoven concerto chosen by the applicant among the 1st, 2nd, 3rd or 4th.