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Syllabus:Saxophone (Alto/Baritone) 2014–2017

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Complete recordings of all the Grade 7 syllabus

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List AAvailable In
1. Allegro: 1st movt from Sonata in G minor, BWV 1020
J. S. Bach
2. Aria for alto saxophone
3. Pour les traits rapides: No. 1 from Études for alto saxophone
4. Farandoulo di chatouno or Dis Alyscamps l'amo souspire: No. 1 or No. 4 from Tableaux de Provence for alto saxophone
Paule Maurice
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5. Ad libitum–Allegretto: 2nd movt from Sonata, Op.166 for alto saxophone
6. 5e Solo de concert for alto saxophone, Op. 91
7. Moto Perpetuo: No. 6 from Super Solos for Alto Saxophone
Philip Sparke
8. Adagio and Allegro (from Sonata No. 1)
9. Largo and Allegro: 3rd and 4th movts from Sonata in G minor, RV 28 for alto saxophone
List BAvailable In
1. Rondo: 3rd movt from Concerto for alto saxophone
2. Paysages...
Armando Ghidoni
3. Sicilienne et danse for alto saxophone
Michel Mériot
4. Passion and Faith: 2nd and 3rd movts from Light of Sothis for alto saxophone
Amy Quate
5. Toccata Latino: 1st movt from Sonatina for alto saxophone
James Rae
6. Pièce en forme de Habanera for alto saxophone
7. Vermouth and Bal Musette: Nos 4 and 3 from Picnic on the Marne for alto saxophone
Ned Rorem
8. Chanson et Passepied for alto saxophone
Jeanine Rueff
9. Witch Hunt for alto saxophone
Ulrich Schultheiss
List CAvailable In
1. Courante: from Suite No. 1 for solo saxophone
J. S. Bach
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2. Oxford Street
Ned Bennett
3. Saxophone Comique or Reflective Sax: No. 50 or No. 55 from Sixty for Sax
Alan Bullard
4. Polka: No. 7 from 17 Études dansantes for solo saxophone
P. M. Dubois
5. Study in E minor or Study in Bb
6. Hopscotch: No. 11 from 15 More Crazy Jazz Studies for Solo Saxophone
Chris Gumbley
7. Scale Force or Hocus Pocus: No. 28 or No. 34 from 36 More Modern Studies for Solo Saxophone
James Rae
Also RecommendedAvailable In
1. Scales & Arpeggios
2. Sight Reading Tests
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3. Preparation for the Aural Tests