ABRSM: Selected Clarinet Exam Recordings, 2008-2013, Grade 8


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Department: ABRSM - Clarinet

Publisher: ABRSM

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This CD set contains recordings of pieces selected from the
ABRSM 2008–2013 Grade 8 clarinet syllabus. As well as
complete performances, the CDs include a playalong
practice track for each accompanied piece.

• high-quality performances of pieces selected from each of Lists A, B and C
• playalong practice tracks, to help with exam preparation


Contents and Reviews

  • Sonata in E flat, Op. 120 no. 2: 1st movt, Allegro amabile [Brahms]

  • Rondo (Allegretto): 3rd movt from Concerto No. 2 in F minor, Op. 5 [Crusell]

  • Allegro con espressione, or Adagio and Rondo [Allegretto]: 1st movt, or 2nd and 3rd movts from Sonata No. 1 in C minor [François Devienne]

  • Allegro and Rondo (Allegro): 1st or 3rd movt from Concerto in A, K. 622 [Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart]

  • Allegro: 1st movt from Clarinet Quintet in Bb, Op. 34 [Weber]

  • Adagio: 2nd movt from Concerto No. 2 in Eb, Op. 57 [Spohr]

  • Study No. 60: from Progressive Studies for Clarinet, Book 2 [Chris Allen]

  • Giga (from BWV 1004). No. 18 or No. 19 from J. S. Bach 21 Pieces for Clarinet, trans. Giampieri [J. S. Bach]

  • Allegro: No. 3 from Three Pieces for Clarinet Solo [Lennox Berkeley]

  • No. 1 and No. 3 from Three Smiles for Tracey for solo clarinet [Adolphus Hailstork]

  • Study in G# minor or Study in G minor. No. 76 or No. 78 from 80 Graded Studies for Clarinet, Book 2, ed. Davies and Harris [Müller]

  • Thoughts that do often lie too deep for tears and The cataracts blow their trumpets: Nos 3 and 4 from Wordsworth Miniatures for solo clarinet [Edwin Roxburgh]

  • Allegro moderato: 1st movt from Clarinet Sonata, Op. 109 [York Bowen]

  • Air and Variations [W. S. Lloyd Webber]

  • Allegro giocoso and Allegro molto: Nos 3 and 5 from Dance Preludes [Lutoslawski]

  • Allegretto and Lento molto cantabile: 1st and 2nd movts from Sonatina for Clarinet, Op. 3 [Mathias]

  • Andante-Scherzo [Pierné]

  • Allegro tristamente: 1st movt from Sonata [Poulenc]