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Syllabus:Treble Recorder 2014–2017

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.

Pieces (select one from each list)

List AAvailable In
1. Adagio and Allegro: 1st and 2nd movts from Sonata in A minor
2. Allegro: 1st movt from Sonata in A minor (BWV 1020)
J. S. Bach
3. Adagio and Allegro: 1st and 2nd movts from Sonata in C
4. Sonata in G minor (for descant recorder)
5. Largo and Furioso (Presto): 1st and 3rd movts from Sonata in D minor, HWV 367a (Fitzwilliam Sonata No. 3)
6. Prelude, Allemande and Gigue: 1st, 2nd and 6th movts from Suite in D minor, Op. 5 No. 4
J. M. Hotteterre
7. Andante and Allegro: 1st and 2nd movts from Sonata No. 2 in E minor
F. Mancini
8. Allegro: 1st movt from Concerto in F (for descant recorder)
G. Sammartini
9. Adagio-Allegro: 1st movt from Sonata in C, TWV 41:C5 (from Essercizii Musici)
10. Preludio and Corrente: 1st and 3rd movts from Sonata in F minor, RV8
List BAvailable In
1. Moderato: 1st movt from Sonatina, Op. 13
L. Berkeley
2. Caprice, Op. 68
Christopher Brown
3. Top Hat Quadrille (for descant recorder): No. 1 from Hat Box
Alan Bullard
4. Time out of Mind for tenor recorder
Alan Davis
5. Reel: 5th movt from Scottish Suite
Norman Fulton
6. Bossa Nova (for descant recorder): No. 3 from New World Dances, Op. 62
John Golland
7. Allegro: 1st movt from Sonatina
8. Sarabande and Bourrée: 2nd and 3rd movts from Partita
9. Ruhig bewegt and Lebhaft: 1st and 2nd movts from Sonata in Eb
Hans-Ulrich Staeps
10. Allegro: 3rd movt from Sonatina
Peter Thorne
List CAvailable In
1. Bourrée anglaise: 4th movt from Partita in C minor (BWV 1013)
J. S. Bach
2. The Pagan Piper for tenor or treble recorder
Christopher Ball
3. Vivace: No. 3 from Five Studies for Finger Control
Frans Brüggen
4. No. 5: from Ten Advanced Studies for Treble Recorder
Elizabeth Cooper
5. Ballette Gravesand or Engels Nachtegaeltje (for descant/tenor recorder)
van Eyck
6. Adagio con espressione: No. 1 from 12 Divertimenti for descant recorder
7. Capricio
8. Largo and Spirituoso: 1st and 2nd movts from Fantasia No. 8 in G minor (TWV 40:9)
Also RecommendedAvailable In
1. Scales & Arpeggios
2. Sight Reading Tests
3. Preparation for the Aural Tests