The Award finalists must be prepared to perform up to four 45-minute solo recitals across a range of contrasting repertoire during the Award week in Shepparton.
For each solo recital as well as the semi final and grand final, a flier will be available that details the repertoire scheduled to be performed by the Award finalists.
For their solo recitals, Award finalists must include a selection from the Award repertoire groups, which include:
- Baroque music – up to and including Johann Sebastian Bach.
- Classic music – after Bach, including the music of Ludwig van Beethoven and Franz Schubert.
- Romantic music – from the 19th century up to 1900, but not including the music of Beethoven or Schubert.
- French impressionist music and 20th century music up to 1950.
- Music composed after 1950.
- An Australian classic work.