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RecordingsAvailable In

Selected recordings from the Grade 8 syllabus

Available In

  • Cello Exam Pieces 2016 2 CDs, ABRSM Grade 8 (ABRSM)
    $28.55

Pieces (select one from each list)

List AAvailable In

1. Prélude: from Suite No. 3 in C, BWV 1009

J. S. Bach

Available In

  • 6 Suites for Violoncello Solo, BWV 1007-1012 (Peters Edition)
    $18.69
  • 6 Suites for Violoncello Solo, BWV 1007-1012 (Peters Edition)
    $15.39
  • Six Suites for Violoncello solo, BWV 1007-1012 (Bärenreiter)
    $17.26

2. Adagio from Toccata in C for Organ

J. S. Bach

Available In

  • The Casals Legacy for cello & piano (Carl Fischer)
    $31.13

3. Grave and Allegro: 2nd and 3rd movts from Sonata in G

Berteau (formerly attrib. Sammartini)

Available In

  • Sonata in G major for cello & piano (IMC)
    $14.21

4. Affettuoso: 3rd movt from Sonata in A (G4)

Boccherini

Available In

  • 6 Sonatas for Cello (Ricordi)
    $19.40

5. Andante and Presto: 1st and 2nd movts from Sonata in D minor, Op. 5 No. 2

Geminiani

Available In

  • 6 Sonatas for Cello, Op. 5 (Peters Edition)
    $20.40
  • Sonata in D minor for Cello, Op. 5 No. 2 (Peters Edition)
    $8.77

6. Lento and Allegro: 1st and 2nd movts from Sonata in D, TWV 41:D6 (from Der getreue Musikmeister)

Telemann

Available In

  • Cello & Piano 1 (Editio Musica Budapest )
    $20.75
  • Sonata for Cello in D major TWV 41:D6 (Hortus Musicus/Bärenreiter)
    $14.79

7. Largo and Allegro poco: 1st and 2nd movts from Sonata in A minor, RV 44

Vivaldi

Available In

  • Complete Cello Sonatas RV39-47 (Bärenreiter)
    $36.98

List BAvailable In

1. Tango, Op. 165 No. 2,

Albéniz

Available In

  • Tango (from Espana) - cello & piano (Eschig)
    $12.91

2. Adoration

Borowski

Available In

  • Principal Cello (ABRSM)
    $14.60

3. Sonata Movement

Brahms

Available In

  • Sonata Movement for cello & piano (Stainer & Bell )
    $9.41

4. Scherzo or Mélodie

Bridge

Available In

  • Scherzo & Mélodie (Violoncello & Piano) (Faber Music)
    $12.96

5. Scherzo, L. 39/(26)

Debussy

Available In

  • Intermezzo & Scherzo (Violoncello & Piano) (Henle )
    $19.45

6. Romance in A, Op. 69

Fauré

Available In

  • Romance in A Op. 69 for cello & piano (IMC)
    $18.10
  • Romance in A, op. 69 (Hamelle )
    $10.37

7. Nocturno, Op. 7

F. Strauss

Available In

  • Nocturno, Op.7 (Violoncello & Piano) (Universal Edition)
    $14.26

List CAvailable In

1. Jewish Song: No. 3 from From Jewish Life

Bloch

Available In

  • Jewish Song for cello & piano (Carl Fischer)
    $9.73
  • Music for Cello & Piano (Carl Fischer)
    $20.75

2. Marcia: 4th movt from Sonata in C, Op. 65

Britten

Available In

  • Sonata in C, op. 65 - cello & piano (Boosey & Hawkes (London))
    $25.94

3. Sérénade

Cassadó

Available In

  • Serenade for Cello or Violin (Universal Edition)
    $16.22

4. Truckin' Through the South or Laid-back Devil: No. 2 or No. 4 from 10 American Cello Etudes

Aaron Minsky

Available In

  • 10 American Cello Etudes (Oxford University Press)
    $15.51

5. Vieille Castille and Murcienne: 1st and 2nd movts from Suite Espagnole

Nin

Available In

  • Suite Espagnole - cello & piano (Eschig)
    $21.41

6. Tzig-Tzig (Danse magyare)

Squire

Available In

  • Principal Cello (ABRSM)
    $14.60

7. Julie-O

Mark Summer

Available In

  • Solos for Young Cellists, Vol. 5 (Summy-Birchard)
    $17.52

Also RecommendedAvailable In

1. Scales & Arpeggios

Available In

  • Cello Scales & Arpeggios, ABRSM Grades 6–8 (ABRSM)
    $7.72

2. Sight Reading Tests

Available In

  • Cello Specimen Sight-Reading Tests, ABRSM Grades 6–8 (ABRSM)
    $8.76

3. Preparation for the Aural Tests

Available In

  • Aural Training in Practice, ABRSM Grades 6–8, with 3 CDs (ABRSM)
    $25.95
  • Specimen Aural Tests, Grade 8 (ABRSM)
    $9.02
  • Specimen Aural Tests, Grade 8 with 2 CDs (ABRSM)
    $20.76
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