ABRSM: Time Pieces for Guitar, Volume 2


Catalogue No: 9781860967412
Shop Product Code: 2203636
More Product Codes

More Product Codes
ISBN: 9781860967412

Status: Usually despatched within 24 - 48 hours

Subtitle: Music through the Ages in 2 Volumes

Editor: Batchelar, Peter / Wright, Richard

Series: ABRSM Time Pieces

Department: ABRSM - Guitar

Publisher: ABRSM

More Product Details

More Product Details

Grade Exam Music

This product includes pieces featured in grade exams. Click on a grade to view the full syllabus.

ABRSM Guitar from 2009345 
Time Pieces for Guitar is a two-volume anthology of well-crafted and idiomatic arrangements of music from the thirteenth century to the present day. The pieces are presented chronologically within each volume and include the year in which they were written, so that you can map your journey through time!

• recital repertoire for Grades 1-5 and invaluable source of further study
• contrasting styles, from Machaut to Bernstein and from Purcell to Granados
• arrangements that cover the note ranges and keys of the early grades
• includes duos for pupil and teacher


Contents and Reviews

  • Sumer is icumen in [Anon.]
  • Saltarello [Anon.]
  • Two Branles [Guillaume Morlaye]
  • Two Pieces [John Dowland]
  • Never weather-beaten Sail [Thomas Campion]
  • Italian Rant from Musicks Hand-Maide [Anon.]
  • Rondeau (from The Fairy Queen) [Henry Purcell]
  • Three Pieces [George Frideric Handel]
  • Musette from English Suite No. 3 [Johann Sebastian Bach]
  • Largo from ‘Winter’. No. 12 from Skilful Solos for Alto Saxophone [Antonio Vivaldi]
  • Menuet [Jean-Philippe Rameau]
  • Allegro K. 3 [Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart]
  • Menuet, Hob. IX/3 No. 2 [Joseph Haydn]
  • The Ploughboy from The Farmer [William Shield]
  • Moderato, from Sonatina in G [Ludwig van Beethoven]
  • Allegretto, Op. 50 No. 15 [Mauro Giuliani]
  • Pastorale, Op. 21 No. 16 [Matteo Carcassi]
  • Three Pieces from Schule fur die Guitare [Johann Mertz]
  • Funeral March of a Marionette [Charles Gounod]
  • March of the Wooden Soldiers, from Album for the Young, Op. 39 No. 5 [Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky]
  • Vals poético No. 1 [Enrique Granados]
  • Prelude ‘Lágrima’ [Francisco Tárrega]
  • Two Lessons [José Ferrer]
  • Bye Bye Blackbird [Ray Henderson / Mort Dixon]
  • No walk today! [Aram Khachaturian]
  • Hop-Scotch from Duets for Children [William Walton]
  • My Favorite Things [Richard Rodgers / Oscar Hammerstein]
  • So long, Frank Lloyd Wright [Paul Simon]
  • Senhorinha [Carlos Guinga]
  • The Acrobat [Peter Wrieden]
  • I Spy [Colin Downs]
  • Japanese Water Garden [Stephen Goss]