Music for your Grade Exam

Board:ABRSM
Syllabus:Singing 2009-2017
Grade:7


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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. Under the greenwood tree
T. A. Arne
2. Water parted from the sea
T. A. Arne
3. Bist du bei mir, BWV 508
attrib. J. S. Bach
4. Amarilli, mia bella
Caccini
5. Come raggio di sol
Caldara
6. Sebben, crudele: from La costanza in amor vince l'inganno
Caldara
7. Non posso vivere
Carissimi
8. Vergin, tutt'amor
F. Durante
9. Lascia ch'io pianga: from Rinaldo, HWV 7a
Handel
10. I saw my lady weeping
Morley
11. Se tu m'ami
attrib. Parisotti/Pergolesi
12. If music be the food of love (1st setting), Z. 379A
Purcell
13. What shall I do?: from Dioclesian, Z. 627
Purcell
14. When Laura smiles
Rosseter
15. Sento nel core
A. Scarlatti
16. Toglietemi la vita ancor: from Il Pompeo
A. Scarlatti
17. (Soprano) Bel piacere: from Agrippina, HWV 6
Handel
18. (Soprano) How beautiful are the feet: from Messiah, HWV 56
Handel
19. (Soprano) Still the lark finds repose: from The Spanish Rivals
Thomas Linley Senior
20. (Soprano) Sì, ma d'un altro Amore: from Ascanio in Alba, K. 111
Mozart
21. (Soprano) Un moto di gioia, K. 579: from Le nozze di Figaro, K. 492
Mozart
22. (Soprano) Vedrai, carino: from Don Giovanni, K. 527
Mozart
23. (Soprano) An Epithalamium 'Thrice happy lovers': from The Fairy Queen, Z. 629
Purcell
24. (Soprano) Let us dance, let us sing: from Dioclesian, Z. 627
Purcell
25. (Mezzo-soprano / Alto / Countertenor) Resta in pace, idolo mio: from Gli Orazi e i Curiazi
Cimarosa
26. (Mezzo-soprano / Alto / Countertenor) Ave Maria, Op. 67 No. 2
Fauré
27. (Mezzo-soprano / Alto / Countertenor) Che colpa è la mia: from Flavio, HWV 16
Handel
28. (Mezzo-soprano / Alto / Countertenor) Recit: Frondi tenere and Aria: Ombra mai fu: from Serse, HWV40
Handel
29. (Mezzo-soprano / Alto / Countertenor) Recit: Then shall the eyes of the blind be open'd and Air: He shall feed His flock like a shepherd: from Messiah, HWV 56
Handel
30. (Mezzo-soprano / Alto / Countertenor) O rest in the Lord: from Elijah, Op. 70
Mendelssohn
31. (Mezzo-soprano / Alto / Countertenor) Eja Mater: No. 7 from Stabat Mater
Pergolesi
32. (Tenor) Jesus Christus, Gottes Sohn: from Cantata No. 4 'Christ lag in Todes Banden', BWV 4
J. S. Bach
33. (Tenor) Recit: Frondi tenere and Aria: Ombra mai fù: from Serse, HWV 40
Handel
34. (Tenor) Recit: He was cut off out of the land of the living and Air: But Thou didst not leave His soul in hell: from Messiah, HWV 56
Handel
35. (Tenor) Recit: Thy rebuke hath broken His heart and Air: Behold, and see if there be any sorrow: from Messiah, HWV 56
Handel
36. (Baritone / Bass) The Song of Momus to Mars: from A Secular Masque
Boyce
37. (Baritone / Bass) Ave Maria, Op. 67 No. 2
Fauré
38. (Baritone / Bass) Recit: Blessed be the Lord and Aria: What though I trace each herb and flower: from Solomon, HWV 67
Handel
39. (Baritone / Bass) More sweet is that name: from Semele, HWV 58
Handel
40. (Baritone / Bass) Sì, tra i ceppi: from Berenice, HWV 38
Handel
41. (Baritone / Bass) Ein Mädchen oder Weibchen: from Die Zauberflöte, K. 620
Mozart
42. (Baritone / Bass) Ho capito, Signor, sì!: from Don Giovanni, K. 527
Mozart
43. (Baritone / Bass) Ubriaco non son io: from La finta semplice, K. 51
Mozart
List BAvailable In
1. Ich liebe dich, WoO 123
Beethoven
2. Vaga luna, che inargenti
Bellini
3. Chanson d'avril
Bizet
4. Pastorale
Bizet
5. Chanson
Nadia Boulanger
6. Feldeinsamkeit, Op. 86 No. 2
Brahms
7. O liebliche Wangen, Op. 47 No. 4
Brahms
8. Scheiden und Meiden, Op. 19 No. 2
Brahms
9. Wiegenlied, Op. 49 No. 4
Brahms
10. Me voglio fa 'na casa
Donizetti
11. Sovra il campo
Donizetti
12. Clair de lune, Op. 46 No. 2
Fauré
13. Dans les ruines d'une abbaye, Op. 2 No. 1
Fauré
14. Le secret, Op. 23 No. 3
Fauré
15. Madrigal
Massenet
16. Es rauscht das rote Laub
Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel
17. Totenklage
Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel
18. Das Veilchen, K. 476
Mozart
19. La grenouillère
Poulenc
20. An den Frühling (1st version), D. 587
Schubert
21. An den Frühling (2nd version), Op. 172 No. 5, D. 283
Schubert
22. Die Forelle, Op. 32, D. 550
Schubert
23. Frühlingsglaube, Op. 20 No. 2, D. 686
Schubert
24. Nachtviolen, D. 752
Schubert
25. Die Lotosblume: No. 7 from Myrthen, Op. 25
Schumann
26. Mondnacht, Op. 39 No. 5
Schumann
27. ' A vucchella
Tosti
28. Il poveretto
Verdi
29. Fleur desséchée
Pauline Viardot
30. Der Gärtner: No. 17 from Mörike-Lieder
Wolf
31. Der Musikant: No. 2 from Eichendorff-Lieder
Wolf
List CAvailable In
1. Hjá lygnri módu
Jón Ásgeirsson
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2. E'en as a lovely flower
Bridge
3. A Cradle Song: No. 1 from A Charm of Lullabies, Op. 41
Britten
4. Not even summer yet
Britten
5. Moja pieszczotka, Op. 74 No. 12
Chopin
6. Infant Joy
Rebecca Clarke
7. Who is Sylvia?
Eric Coates
8. The Ship of Rio: from Cornucopia
Ronald Corp
9. A Bay in Anglesey: No. 1 from Five Betjeman Songs
Dring
10. Crabbed age and youth: No. 7 from Seven Shakespeare Songs
Dring
11. Sofnar lóa
Sigfús Einarsson
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12. The Shepherd's Song
Elgar
13. Y Gylfinir: from Caneuon y Tri Aderyn
Dilys Elwyn-Edwards
14. The Fields are Full
Armstrong Gibbs
15. A Song of Shadows: Op. 9 No. 5
Armstrong Gibbs
16. El majo discreto: from Tonadillas en un estilo antiguo
Granados
17. En svane, Op. 25 No. 2
Grieg
18. Down by the salley gardens
Gurney
19. A Green Cornfield
Head
20. Foxgloves
Head
21. The Ships of Arcady: No. 1 from Over the Rim of the Moon
Head
22. Sweet Chance, that led my steps abroad
Head
23. Gavotte
Howells
24. O, my deir hert
Howells
25. Canción de cuna para dormir a un negrito
Montsalvatge
26. Sweet Suffolk owl
Elizabeth Poston
27. Music, when soft voices die, Op. 25 No. 5
Quilter
28. An Old Carol, Op. 25 No. 3
Quilter
29. O mistress mine: No. 2 from Three Shakespeare Songs, Op. 6
Quilter
30. The lass from the low countree: No. 4 from A Garland of Folksongs
Betty Roe
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31. Rune of Hospitality, Op. 15
Rubbra
32. Demanten på marssnön, Op. 36 No. 6
Sibelius
33. Young love lies sleeping: from Love in Spring-time
Somervell
34. Dreamin' time
Lily Strickland
35. At the ball, Op. 38 No. 3
Tchaikovsky
36. Hydref: Dawns y Dail Crin: from Caneuon y Misoedd
Mansel Thomas
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37. The Call: No. 4 from Five Mystical Songs
Vaughan Williams
38. Orpheus with his lute (1903 or 1925 setting)
Vaughan Williams
39. Silent Noon
Vaughan Williams
40. The sky above the roof
Vaughan Williams
41. My own country
Warlock
List DAvailable In
1. A Sleepin' Bee: from House of Flowers
Arlen & Capote
2. Top Hat, White Tie and Tails: from Top Hat
I. Berlin
3. Lucky to Be Me: from On the Town
L. Bernstein, Comden & Green
4. A Quiet Girl: from Wonderful Town
L. Bernstein, Comden & Green
5. Somewhere: from West Side Story
L. Bernstein & Stephen Sondheim
6. Misty: from Play Misty for Me
E. Garner & Burke
7. She had a letter from her love: from Merrie England
German
8. I got rhythm: from Girl Crazy
G. & I. Gershwin
9. Nice Work if You Can Get It: from A Damsel in Distress
G. & I. Gershwin
10. I got plenty o’ nuttin’: from Porgy and Bess
G. Gershwin, I. Gershwin & Heyward
11. Summertime: from Porgy and Bess
Gershwin & Heyward
12. (Baritone) Fair moon, to thee I sing: from HMS Pinafore
Gilbert & Sullivan
13. (Tenor) Is life a boon?: from The Yeomen of the Guard
Gilbert & Sullivan
14. (Mezzo-soprano / Alto) Sir Rupert Murgatroyd: from Ruddigore
Gilbert & Sullivan
15. (Soprano) The sun, whose rays are all ablaze: from The Mikado
Gilbert & Sullivan
16. Mister Cellophane: from Chicago
Kander & Ebb
17. The Way You Look Tonight: from Swing Time
Kern & Fields
18. Smoke Gets in Your Eyes: from Roberta
Kern & Harbach
19. Da geh’ ich zu Maxim: from Die lustige Witwe
Lehár
20. The Impossible Dream: from Man of La Mancha
Mitch Leigh & Darion
21. If I Were a Bell: from Guys and Dolls
Loesser
22. Luck be a lady: from Guys and Dolls
Loesser
23. Easy to Love: from Born to Dance
C. Porter
24. The Physician (But he never said he loved me): from Nymph Errant
C. Porter
25. The Tale of the Oyster: from Fifty Million Frenchmen
C. Porter
26. Something Wonderful: from The King and I
Rodgers & Hammerstein
27. This Nearly Was Mine: from South Pacific
Rodgers & Hammerstein
28. Younger than Springtime: from South Pacific
Rodgers & Hammerstein
29. I sit in the sun: from Salad Days
Julian Slade & Dorothy Reynolds
30. Speak low: from One Touch of Venus
Weill
31. It Never Was You: from Knickerbocker Holiday
Weill & Anderson
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