Music for your Grade Exam

Board:ABRSM
Syllabus:Singing from 2009
Grade:4


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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. Blow, blow, thou winter wind
T. A. Arne
2. When daisies pied
T. A. Arne
3. Down by the salley gardens
arr. Carol Barratt
4. The peaceful western wind
T. Campion
5. Since first I saw your face
T. Ford
6. Caro mio ben
Giordani
7. Non lo dirò col labbro: from Tolomeo, HWV 25
Handel
8. The Holly: No. 4 from Four Welsh Songs
Hoddinott
9. Down by the salley gardens
arr. H. Hughes
10. The Gartan Mother's Lullaby
arr. H. Hughes
11. Bois épais: from Amadis
Lully
12. The Knotting Song 'Hears not my Phyllis', Z. 371
Purcell
13. Love quickly is pall'd: from Timon of Athens, Z. 632
Purcell
14. Man is for the woman made: from The Mock Marriage, Z. 605
Purcell
15. O cessate di piagarmi: from Il Pompeo
A. Scarlatti
16. To the sky
arr. Carl Strommen
17. Wrth fynd efo Deio i Dowyn
arr. Mansel Thomas
18. Poor Wayfaring Stranger
Trad. American
19. The Jones Boys
Trad. Canadian
20. Bai Ti Ma
Trad. Chinese (Xinjiang)
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21. Sally in our Alley
Trad. English (attrib. Henry Carey)
22. Chevaliers de la table ronde
Trad. French
23. Masters in this hall
Trad. French, arr. Holst
24. The Lark in the Clear Air
Trad. Irish
25. El capotín
Trad. Latin American
26. Una tarde fresquita de mayo
Trad. Latin American
27. The Hammock
Trad. Mexican
28. Alone: No. 1 from Two Ukrainian Folk Songs
Trad. Ukrainian, arr. W.H. Anderson
29. Valencianita
Trad. Venezuelan
30. Fy Nghalon
Trad. Welsh
List BAvailable In
1. Es Steht ein' Lind'
Brahms
2. Lieber Gott, Du weisst, wie oft bereut ich hab', Op. 103 No. 4
Brahms
3. Sandmännchen
Brahms
4. A New Year Carol: No. 5 from Friday Afternoons, Op. 7
Britten
5. She's like the swallow
arr. Cassils
6. Zyczenie, Op. 74 No. 1
Chopin
7. Weep you no more, sad fountains: from Cornucopia
Ronald Corp
8. Tsarskoselskaya statuya, Op. 57 No. 7
C. Cui
9. The Virgin's Cradle Hymn 'Dormi, Jesu'
Dray
10. Guto Benfelyn: from Chwe Chân i Blant
Dilys Elwyn-Edwards
11. Penfelen: from Chwe Chân i Blant
Dilys Elwyn-Edwards
12. Sleep, little babe, I love thee: from Slumber Songs of the Madonna
Christopher Field
13. The lily has a smooth stalk, Op. 1 No. 1
Finzi
14. Dusk
Armstrong Gibbs
15. Jaegersang, Op. 4 No. 4
Grieg
16. Med en Primula veris, Op. 26 No. 4
Grieg
17. Dream Song
Hely-Hutchinson
18. He Wishes for the Cloths of Heaven
Karl Jenkins
19. My true love hath my heart: from Three Old English Lyrics
Keel
20. Auf der Wanderung
Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel
21. An die Freundschaft, K. 148
Mozart
22. Die kleine Spinnerin, K. 531
Mozart
23. Die Zufriedenheit, K. 473
Mozart
24. The Dormouse's Carol
Poston
25. Mit Rosen bestreut, Op. 76 No. 12
Reger
26. Canción de cuna: No. 12 from Doce canciones españolas
J. Rodrigo
27. Song of the Bluebell Wood
Betty Roe
28. A Clare Benediction
John Rutter
29. Abendlied 'Der Mond ist aufgegangen', D. 499
Schubert
30. An die Laute, Op. 81 No. 2, D. 905
Schubert
31. Seligkeit, D. 433
Schubert
32. Tischlerlied, D. 274
Schubert
33. Die Waise, Op. 79 No. 14
Schumann
34. Ein Jüngling liebt ein Mädchen: No. 11 from Dichterliebe, Op. 48
Schumann
35. O mistress mine
Stanford
36. The Man in the Moon
Thiman
37. Chwefror: Lili Wen Fach: No. 2 from Caneuon y Misoedd
Mansel Thomas
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38. Ionawr: Bore Calan: No. 1 from Caneuon y Misoedd
Mansel Thomas
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39. She's like the swallow
Trad. Newfoundland, arr. Carol Barratt
40. A Cradle Song
Vaughan Williams
41. The Woodcutter's Song: No. 6 from Seven Songs from 'The Pilgrim's Progress'
Vaughan Williams
42. Aminte: Tambourin
arr. Weckerlin
43. Venez, agréable printemps
arr. Weckerlin
44. Fuglinn í fjörunni
Jón þórarinsson
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List CAvailable In
1. Over The Rainbow: from The Wizard of Oz
Arlen & Harburg
2. Consider yourself: from Oliver!
Bart
3. Clock-a-clay: No. 4 from The Insect World
Richard Rodney Bennett
4. Cheek to Cheek: from Top Hat
I. Berlin
5. Peter, Peter: from Peter Pan
L. Bernstein
6. I feel pretty: from West Side Story
L. Bernstein & Stephen Sondheim
7. One Hand, One Heart: from West Side Story
L. Bernstein & Stephen Sondheim
8. Matchmaker: from Fiddler on the Roof
Jerry Bock & Sheldon Harnick
9. Shiny: No. 2 from Two Songs from 'The Wandering Moon'
C. Cope
10. Long Time Ago: No. 3 from Old American Songs, First Set
arr. Copland
11. I want to sing in opera
David & Arthurs
12. My Secret Love: from Calamity Jane
Fain & Webster
13. The Warthog
Flanders & Swann
14. Let's Call The Whole Thing Off: from Shall We Dance?
G. & I. Gershwin
15. Love is Here to Stay: from The Goldwyn Follies
G. & I. Gershwin
16. Willow, Tit-Willow 'On a tree by a river': from The Mikado
Gilbert & Sullivan
17. Long ago and far away: from Cover Girl
Kern & I. Gershwin
18. A Smuggler's Song
C. Le Fleming
19. For Me and My Gal: from For Me and My Gal
Meyer, Leslie & Goetz
20. Moonlight Serenade
Glenn Miller
21. Single Girl: No. 1 from Four Traditional American Songs
arr. Michael Moores
22. Do I love you because you're beautiful?: from Cinderella
Rodgers & Hammerstein
23. Hello, young lovers: from The King and I
Rodgers & Hammerstein
24. I Enjoy Being a Girl: from Flower Drum Song
Rodgers & Hammerstein
25. It Might as Well Be Spring: from State Fair
Rodgers & Hammerstein
26. The Sound of Music: from The Sound of Music
Rodgers & Hammerstein
27. Cloud-Shadows
J. H. Rodgers
28. Comedy Tonight: from A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Stephen Sondheim
29. I Know Why: from Sun Valley Serenade
Warren & Gordon
30. You must have been a beautiful baby: from Hard To Get
Warren & Mercer
31. Goodnight, my someone: from The Music Man
Willson
32. I could be happy with you: from The Boy Friend
Sandy Wilson
Unaccompanied traditional songAvailable In
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Also RecommendedAvailable In
1. Sight-Singing Tests
2. Preparation for the Aural Tests