Music for your Grade Exam

Board:Trinity College London
Syllabus:Bassoon 2013-2016
Grade:7

Three pieces are to be played, at least one from each group, to form a balanced programme. Instead of one item, candidates may offer their own composition.

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Group AAvailable In
1. Song
Agolli
2. Concerto in Eb, 1st movt: Allegro spirituoso [without cadenza]
J C Bach
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3. Hector Unravelled
Bissill
4. Sonata no. 6, 1st movt: Allegro moderato
Corrette
5. Sonata no. 6, 1st movt: Allegro non troppo or 3rd movt: Allegro vivace
Cooke
6. Concerto in F, 1st movt: Allegro
Danzi
7. Sonata in F op.24 no. 3, 1st movt: Allegro
Devienne
8. Sonata in G minor op.24 no. 5, 3rd movt: Rondeau
Devienne
9. Andante, no. 1
Françaix
10. Concertino, Perger 52/5 [without cadenza]
Haydn
11. Sonata in F, 1st movt: Vivace
Hurlstone
12. Arthritis III, no. 2
Lyons
13. Presto
Moore
14. Concerto in C, 2nd movt: Adagio sostenuto [with cadenzas]
Neruda
15. Bagatelle
Owen
16. Piece en Forme de Habanera
Ravel
17. Allegro for basson & piano
Rossini
18. Sonata, op.168, 1st movt: Allegro moderato
Saint-Saëns
20. Sonatina in C minor, 1st movt: Largo and 2nd movt: Allegro
Telemann
21. Concerto in C, 1st movt: Allegro moderato
Vanhal
22. Reverie
Vinter
23. Concerto in A minor, 1st movt: Allegro molto
Vivaldi
24. Concerto in C, 3rd movt: Rondo
Vogel
25. The Five Sacred Trees, no.3 Eo Rossa
Williams
Group BAvailable In
1. Fantasy Pieces, no. 1: Allegro vivace
Bourgeois
2. Study no. 32, Lento cantabile
Concone
3. Partita for solo bassoon: Preludio and Valse
Jacob
4. Study no. 3, Largo / Study no. 8, Allegro moderato
Jancourt
5. Arthritis III, no. 2
Lyons
6. Study no. 49, Presto
Milde
7. No. 6, Allegro molto / No. 18, Vivace
Oromszegi
8. Study no. 41, Allegro
Ozi
9. Study no. 15 / Study no. 17 / Study no. 27
Weissenborn
Orchestral extractsAvailable In
1. Violinkonzert, 1. Satz (bars 18-25 upper part) AND 2. Satz (entire extract)
Beethoven
1. Sinfonie Nr. 4, 2. Satz (bars 274-290)
Tschaikowsky
2. Die Zauberflöte, Ouverture (bars 27-53)
Mozart
2. Der Barbier von Sevilla, Ouverture (bars 179-197)
Rossini
3. Variationen über ein Thema von Haydn, Var. II (entire extract, upper part, no repeats)
Brahms
3. Der Barbier von Sevilla, 2. Akt Nr. 14 Temporale (Gewitter) (bars 35-53 downbeat)
Rossini
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Scales & Arpeggios for Grades 1-8
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Aural Tests for Grades 6-8
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