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Syllabus:Oboe 2014–2017

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List AAvailable In
1. Adagio or Allegro: 2nd or 3rd movt from Sonata for flute in G minor, BWV 1020
J. S. Bach
2. Introduzione and Allegro, or Introduzione and Allegro giusto: 1st and 2nd movts, or 1st and 4th movts from Concerto
Cimarosa arr. Benjamin
3. Solo in F minor
4. Allegro: 1st movt from Concerto in G minor
5. Grave and Allegro: 2nd and 3rd movts from Sonata in Bb, HWV 357 (Fitzwilliam)
6. Andante and Allegro: 1st and 2nd movts from Sonata in G, Op. 13 No. 4
G. Sammartini
7. Siciliana and Spirituoso, or Andante and Vivace: 1st and 2nd movts, or 3rd and 4th mvts from Sonata in A minor, TWV 41:a3
8. Allegro non molto: 1st movt from Concerto in A minor, RV 461
9. Allegro moderato: 2nd movt from Sonatina No. 1 in Bb
List BAvailable In
1. Laurie's Song (from The Tender Land)
2. Italian Dance
Madeleine Dring
3. Allegro moderato or Adagio: 1st or 2nd movt from Sonata in G minor, Op. 52
4. The Lark's Landscape or Haydn to Nothing
Paul Hart
5. Chansonette: from Three Miniatures
6. Humoresque: No. 2 from Two Fantasy Pieces, Op. 2
7. Fun and Games or Barcarolle: 1st or 2nd movt from Sonatina
James Rae
8. Pièce en forme de habanera
9. Elegia
N. Rota
List CAvailable In
1. Fish 'n' Chips or Possums in the Roof: from Horizons for solo oboe
John Barrett
2. Study in G or Study in A minor: No. 7 or No. 11 from 15 Entertaining Etudes, Op. 24
3. Pan: No. 1 from Six Metamorphoses after Ovid, Op. 49
4. Study in C or Study in B minor: No. 1 or No. 16 from 48 Studies for Oboe, Op. 31
5. Answer the Question or It's Bop, Not Pop: from The Good-Tempered Oboe
Mike Mower
6. Heptathlon or Marathon: No. 14 or No. 16 from Track and Field for Oboe
James Rae
7. Allegro: 2nd movt from Fantasia No. 5 in C, TWV 40:6
Also RecommendedAvailable In
1. Scales & Arpeggios
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2. Sight Reading Tests
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3. Preparation for the Aural Tests