Music for your Grade Exam

Syllabus:Singing 2009-2017

Important information:
Please note that the information listed below does not contain complete syllabus details. Therefore, when planning an exam entry, it is important to refer to the current syllabus and the Exam Information & Regulations.

Songs (please select one from each list)


List AAvailable In
1. Cradle Song 'My little sweet darling'
Anon., attrib. Byrd
2. The Dying Stockman
C. Coote
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3. Little Boats
arr. H. Hughes
4. The Dark Island
5. Westering home
H. Roberton
6. Land of the silver birch
arr. Kevin Stannard
7. The Drover's Dream
Trad. Australian
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8. A-roving
Trad. English
9. The Mermaid
Trad. English
10. The Oak and the Ash
Trad. English
11. You, you, in my heart living
Trad. German
12. Cockles and Mussels
Trad. Irish
13. I will walk with my love
Trad. Irish
14. Let him go, let him tarry
Trad. Irish
15. The Mallow Fling
Trad. Irish
16. Ma bella bimba
Trad. Italian
17. Santa Lucia
Trad. Italian/T. Cottrau
18. Pan Gyfyd yr Heulwen
Trad. Welsh
19. Tros y Garreg
Trad. Welsh
20. Tum-Balalayka
Trad. Yiddish
List BAvailable In
1. A Child's Prayer
W. H. Anderson
2. The Old Shepherd's Prayer
W. H. Anderson
3. The Sweet Nightingale
W. H. Anderson
4. Gabriel's Message
Anon. Basque
5. Sans Day Carol
Anon. Cornish
6. The Coventry Carol
Anon. English
7. Célébrons la naissance
Anon. French
8. Morning has broken or Leanabh an aigh
Anon. Gaelic
9. De tierra lejana venimos
Anon. Puerto Rican
10. Die Henne
11. Die Sonne scheint nicht mehr
12. Erlaube mir, fein's Mädchen
13. Feinsliebchen, du sollst mir nicht barfuss geh'n
14. Schwesterlein
15. Wach' auf, mein' Herzensschöne
16. Wiegenlied
Flies (attrib. Mozart)
17. Kocsi, szekér
18. The Cuckoo Clock: No. 1 from Serendipity Solos
Lin Marsh
19. Earth, Sea and Sky: from Junior Songscape: Earth, Sea and Sky
Lin Marsh
20. Que ne suis-je la fougère
Pergolesi, arr. Weckerlin
21. The Frog
Nina Perry
22. Liebhaber in allen Gestalten, D. 558
23. Wiegenlied 'Schlafe, schlafe, holder, süsser Knabe', Op. 98 No. 2, D. 498
24. Schmetterling, Op. 79 No. 2
25. The Cuckoo
arr. Stanford
26. Gyda'r Nos: No. 1 from Caneuon Grace a Siân
Mansel Thomas
List CAvailable In
1. As long as he needs me: from Oliver!
2. Coconut Man: No. 4 from Pick 'n' Choose
Aubrey Beswick
3. Twilight: No. 2 from Pick 'n' Choose
Aubrey Beswick
4. Singin' in the Rain: from Singin' in the Rain
Brown & Freed
5. Tip-toe thro' the tulips with me: from The Gold Diggers of Broadway
Burke & Dubin
6. Eternally: from Limelight
Chaplin, Parsons & Turner
7. Rocking in Rhythm
Mira & Michael Coghlan
8. Clouds: No. 1 from Three Songs of Science for Juniors
Clifford Crawley
9. Daisy Bell (A Bicycle Built for Two)
10. My Little White Boat
11. It don't mean a thing (if it ain't got that swing)
Ellington & Mills
12. The second star to the right: from Peter Pan
Fain & Cahn
13. Once Upon a Dream: from Sleeping Beauty
Fain & Lawrence (after Tchaikovsky)
14. The Hippopotamus
Flanders & Swann
15. Give a Little Whistle: from Pinocchio
Harline & Washington
16. Flash, Bang, Wallop!: from Half a Sixpence
17. Bessie, the Black Cat
18. The Little Spanish Town.
19. I'm forever blowing bubbles: from The Passing Show of 1918
Kellette & Kenbrovin
20. Nobody loves a fairy when she's forty
Arthur Le Clerg
21. What I want is a proper cup o' coffee
Lee & Weston
22. Waiting at the church
Leigh & Pether
23. Thumbelina: from Hans Christian Andersen
24. Mister Mouse
John Longmire
25. Something Spooky: No. 5 from Spooky Songs
Lin Marsh
26. True Love: from High Society
C. Porter
27. In my own little corner: from Cinderella
Rodgers & Hammerstein
28. Getting to know you: from The King and I
Rodgers & Hammerstein
29. We kiss in a shadow: from The King and I
Rodgers & Hammerstein
30. Something Good: from The Sound of Music
Rodgers & Hammerstein
31. Poco Poppa Pizza and Mama Piccolo: from The Most Wanted Faces
Betty Roe
32. London Birds
G. Shaw
33. Hushabye Mountain: from Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
Richard & Robert Sherman
34. A Spoonful of Sugar: from Mary Poppins
Richard & Robert Sherman
35. Stay Awake: from Mary Poppins
Richard & Robert Sherman
36. If you should meet a crocodile
Nancy Telfer
37. On the Back of an Eagle
Nancy Telfer
38. The Sailor Lad
Trad. Welsh, arr. Gray
39. When I fall in love: from One Minute to Zero
Young & Hayman
Unaccompanied traditional songAvailable In
Candidates are free to perform any song from any source, including this suggested publication:
Also RecommendedAvailable In
1. Sight-Singing Tests
2. Preparation for the Aural Tests