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Syllabus:Oboe 2014–2017

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List AAvailable In
1. Allegro: 1st movt from Sonata for flute in G minor, BWV 1020
J. S. Bach
2. Variations on a Theme by Rossini
3. Cavatine, Op. 37
4. Rondo–Allegretto: 3rd movt from Concerto in C, Hob. VIIg/C1
5. Andante e spiccato and Adagio, or Adagio and Presto: 1st and 2nd movts, or 2nd and 3rd movts from Concerto in D minor
A. Marcello
6. Allegro: 1st movt from Oboe Quartet in F, K. 370
7. The Silken Ladder Overture
8. Andante and Allegro molto: 1st and 2nd movts from Concerto in E minor, TWV 51:e1
9. Andante and Allegro: 3rd and 4th movts from Sonata in C minor, RV 53
10. Sonatina No. 2 in G
List BAvailable In
1. Leggiero and Andante con moto, or Andante con moto and Vivace: 1st and 2nd movts, or 2nd and 3rd movts from Sonatina
M. Arnold
2. The Grasshopper and The Wasp: from Two Insect Pieces
3. Légende pastorale, Op. 138
4. Allegretto: 3rd movt from Sonata in G minor, Op. 52
5. Sarabande et Allegro
6. The Marionette's Dance or Bye-Bye Manuel
Paul Hart
7. Orientale: from Three Miniatures
8. any one movt: from Sonata
9. Toccata: 3rd movt from Sonatina
James Rae
10. Ad libitum–Allegretto or Molto allegro: 2nd or 3rd movt from Sonata, Op. 166
List CAvailable In
1. Latin Holiday: from Horizons for solo oboe
John Barrett
2. Study in E minor or Study in Bb: No. 8 or No. 9 from 15 Entertaining Etudes, Op. 24
3. any one movt except Pan from Six Metamorphoses after Ovid, Op. 49
4. Riffs and Reflections (complete): No. 3 from Three Moments for solo oboe
Tom Davoren
5. Yanada or Ulpirra: No. 1 or No. 2 from Two Pieces for solo oboe
Ross Edwards
6. Studies Nos 3 and 4, or Studies Nos 5 and 6: from 48 Studies for Oboe, Op. 31
7. Dop Dop Doobah and Chilli Con Salsa: from The Good-Tempered Oboe
Mike Mower
8. Largo and Spirituoso: 1st and 2nd movts from Fantasia No. 8 in E minor, TWV 40:9
Also RecommendedAvailable In
1. Scales & Arpeggios
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2. Sight Reading Tests
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3. Preparation for the Aural Tests