Music for your Grade Exam

Board:ABRSM
Syllabus:Treble Recorder 2018–2021
Grade:8


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
Albinoni
2. Adagio and Vivace: 1st and 2nd movts from Sonata No. 11 in G minor (descant/tenor recorder)
Babell
3. Vivace: 3rd movt from Sonata in D minor, BWV 527 (for tenor recorder)
J. S. Bach
4. Allegro: 1st movt from Sonata in A minor, BWV 1020
J. S. Bach
5. Adagio and Allegro: 1st and 2nd movts from Sonata in C
Barsanti
6. Largo and Furioso (Presto): 1st and 3rd movts from Sonata in D minor (Fitzwilliam Sonata No. 3), HWV 367a
Handel
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)
Giuseppe Sammartini
9. Adagio–Allegro: 1st movt from Sonata in C, TWV 41:C5
Telemann
10. Allegro: 1st movt from Concerto in A minor, RV 108
Vivaldi
List BAvailable In
1. Largo assai and Rondo danzante: 1st and 2nd movts from Sonata for Treble Recorder
Walter Bergmann
2. Moderato: 1st movt from Sonatina, Op. 13
L. Berkeley
3. Prelude and Scherzo
A. Bernard
4. Top Hat Quadrille: No. 1 from Hat Box (for recorder)
Alan Bullard
5. Reel: 5th movt from Scottish Suite
N. Fulton
6. Lento recitativo and Vivace: 2nd and 3rd movts from Sonatina for Treble Recorder
Glanville-Hicks
7. Allegro: 1st movt from Sonatina for Treble Recorder
Jacob
8. Sarabande and Bourrée: 2nd and 3rd movts from Partita for Treble Recorder
Reizenstein
9. Nocturne No. 1
Philippe Rombi
10. Ruhig bewegt and Lebhaft: 1st and 2nd movts from Sonata in Eb
Staeps
List CAvailable In
1. Bourrée anglaise: 4th movt from Partita in C minor, BWV 1013
J. S. Bach
2. A tempo giusto and Presto: 1st and 2nd movts from Fantasia No. 10 in A minor, TWV 40:11
Telemann
3. Pagan Piper (for treble/tenor recorder)
Christopher Ball
4. Ricercata terza or Ricercata quarta
G. Bassano
5. Vivace: No. 3 from Five Studies for Finger Control
Brüggen
6. Ballette Gravesand or Engels Nachtegaeltje: from Der Fluyten Lust-hof (for descant/tenor recorder)
van Eyck
7. Abends: No. 1 from Klänge der Nacht (for treble/tenor recorder)
Genzmer
8. Study in Eb
E. Köhler
9. Adagio con espressione: No. 1 from 12 Divertimenti (1822) (for descant recorder)
Krähmer
10. Andante cantabile (for descant recorder)
Kuhlau
Also RecommendedAvailable In
1. Scales & Arpeggios
2. Preparation for the Sight Reading Tests
3. Preparation for the Aural Tests