Music for your Grade Exam

Board:ABRSM
Syllabus:Trombone 2010–2016
Grade:2


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. The Twenty-five Plaits or Sweety Little Sheep
Anon. Albanian
2. Air
W. F. Bach
3. Now is the month of maying
T. Morley
4. The Blue Bells of Scotland
Trad.
5. Andante grazioso (from Piano Sonata No. 12 in A)
Mozart
6. Contentment or Joy: from Four Easy Pieces for Trombone and Piano
Harold Nash
7. Saraband
Pachelbel
8. Capriccio italien or Dance of the Mirlitons (from The Nutcracker)
Tchaikovsky
9. Anvil Chorus (from Il trovatore)
Verdi
List BAvailable In
1. Go Down Moses
Anon. Spiritual
2. Funny Bone
Paul Harris
3. Slovakian Folk Tune (No. 2 from For Children, Vol. 2)
Bartók
4. I feel pretty (from West Side Story)
Bernstein
5. Eastenders
Leslie Osborne and Simon May
6. Rumba: No. 9 from Beginners Please! – Trombone
Bill Geldard
7. Burlesque: No. 1 from Badinage for Trombone or Euphonium and Piano
Peter Lawrance
8. Ship of the Desert: No. 8 from Creature Comforts
Mark Nightingale
9. Men of Harlech
Trad. Welsh
List CAvailable In
1. Moderato: No. 8 from Splinters of Bone, Op. 130
Derek Bourgeois
2. Allegro moderato: No. 4 from Supplementary Studies for Trombone
Endresen
3. A Bit Jazzy: No. 12 from 20 Supplementary Tunes for Beginner Brass
Edward Gregson
4. Pop Song: No. 13 from 20 Supplementary Tunes for Beginner Brass
Edward Gregson
5. Melancholy Melody: No. 9 from 30 Modern Studies for Trombone
Rob Hudson
6. Big Mama or The Nuthatch: No. 5 or No. 6 from Easy Jazzy 'Tudes
Mark Nightingale
7. Simple Scherzo or The Big Apple: No. 9 or No. 11 from Skilful Studies for Trombone
Philip Sparke
Also RecommendedAvailable In
1. Scales & Arpeggios
2. Sight Reading Tests
3. Preparation for the Aural Tests