• The composition should be written for one piano (solo or for more than one pianist), and can include all facets of the instrument.

• It is of great importance that the pieces be appropriate in their level of difficulty for children / young adults and be suitable for pedagogical use. Therefore the pianistic difficulties and musical challenges should be conceived with children / young adults in mind.

• The score is expected to be comprehensible and clear. Instructions for performance must be written in German or English.

• The piece or group of pieces is expected to have a total length of between 6 and 15 minutes.