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Syllabus:Oboe 2014–2017

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List AAvailable In
1. Menuet and Trio (from BWV 820)
J. S. Bach
2. Sarabanda and Gavotta: 3rd and 4th movts from Concerto
Corelli arr. Barbirolli
3. Tell Me, Daphne
G. Farnaby
4. Caro mio ben
5. Ballet (from Orfeo)
6. Air
7. Sailor's Hornpipe
arr. Mayer
8. Turkish Rondo (from Piano Sonata in A)
9. Allegro (Finale from Flute Sonata in C)
List BAvailable In
1. J. B. Jazz: from Just for Fun! for Oboe
Keith Bartlett
2. Sous le dôme épais (Flower Duet from Lakmé)
3. Moderato ritmico or Moderato
4. Highland Fling or Cossack Steppe-dance: No. 3 or No. 5 from Have Oboe, Will Travel
Richard Kershaw
5. The Dreamer: No. 1 from Two Pictures
Marco Pütz
6. La Cumparsita
7. The Swan (from The Carnival of the Animals)
8. Sweet Dreams or Mazurka
9. Call It a Day: from After Hours for Oboe
Pam Wedgwood
List CAvailable In
1. It's Not Where You Think It Is or Whistling: from Horizons for solo oboe
John Barrett
2. Prairie Contrary or Blues for Sam: from Jazz FX for Oboe
Dave Gale
3. Study in F# minor
4. Study in A minor (P. 23 No. 13) or Study in F (P. 27 No. 5): from Elementary Method for Oboe
5. Drifting Off: from The Good-Tempered Oboe
Mike Mower
6. Triple Jump: No. 8 from Track and Field for Oboe
James Rae
7. One-part Invention or Hungarian Dance: No. 36 or No. 38 from Skilful Studies for Oboe
Philip Sparke
Also RecommendedAvailable In
1. Scales & Arpeggios
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2. Sight Reading Tests
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3. Preparation for the Aural Tests