I. The duration of the 2nd round performance must not exceed 30 minutes for Junior group and 40 minutes for Senior group. The total time includes pauses between the pieces.

II. All of the pieces have to be performed by heart, except W. A. Mozart sonatas in the 1st round.

III. «Bärenreiter» is the preferred edition for performing works by W. A. Mozart, G. P. Telemann and J. S. Bach.

IV. It is up to the participant whether or not to follow the repeat signs.

V. Participants requiring a pianist for the 2nd round and final concert performances are to pay for services of the pianist provided by the competition organizers.