Music for your Grade Exam

Board:Trinity College London
Syllabus:French Horn 2015-2018
Grade:6

Three pieces are to be played, two pieces from group A and one piece from group B, to form a balanced programme. Instead of one piece, candidates may offer an own composition.

Pieces (select one from each list)

Group AAvailable In
1. (Somewhere) Over the Rainbow
Arlen & Harburg
2. Ist movt from Symphony no. 4 (from O Solo Mio [F ed.])
Boyce
3. En Irlande
Bozza
4. Scherzo from Serenade in D, op. 11
Brahms
5. Cornucopia, 2nd movt: Allegro vivo and 3rd movt: Poco adagio
Dunhill
6. I Got Rhythm
Gershwin
7. No. 3 (from 6 pièces mélodiques originales vol. 2)
Gounod
8. Smoke Gets in Your Eyes
Harbach & Kern
9. Concerto no. 2, 2nd movt [F/D ed.]
Haydn
10. Horn Sonata 1939, 2nd movt: Ruhig bewegt
Hindemith
11. Concertino op. 45 no. 5, 2nd movt: Lento cantabile
Larsson
12. Moon River
Mancini
13. Concerto no. 3 in Eb, K. 447, 3rd movt: Allegro
Mozart
14. Concerto no. 4 in Eb, K. 495, 2nd movt: Romance
Mozart
15. The House of Eliott
Parker
16. Concertino for Horn, 1st movt
Ridout
17. I Dreamed a Dream (from A Little Light Music for F Horn)
Schonberg arr. Iverson
18. Concerto for Horn op. 8, 2nd movt: Andante
F Strauss
19. Tannhäuser Overture
Wagner
20. War Dance or Lotus Waltz
Woolfenden
Group B (unaccompanied)Available In
1. Suite no. 1, Gigue
J S Bach
2. Etude no. 15 or Etude no. 20
Franz
3. Study no. 17 or Study no. 25
Kopprasch
4. Jazz Suite, no. 5: Three on Five or La chase
Lawrance
5. Fanfare - Salute to Dennis Brain, 5th movt: Moderato and 6th movt: Allegro (both without optional repeats)
Maxwell Davies
6. Czardas or Hornpipe
McKenzie
7. Just Desserts — Frippery Style, no. 1
Shaw
Orchestral extractsAvailable In
1. Sinfonie Nr. 6, 1. Satz & 3. Satz (pages 6-7). [1st horn in F; 1st movt: bars 37-53; 3rd movt: bars 133-161]
Beethoven
1. Siegfried-Idyll (page 83). [entire extract]
Wagner
2. Sinfonie Nr. 1, 2. Satz (page 17). [1st horn in E: entire extract]
Brahms
2. Ein Sommernachtstraum, Nr. 7 Notturno (page 39). [beginning to bar 34]
Mendelssohn
3. Der Freischütz, Ouverture (page 84). [3rd horn in C only: entire extract]
Weber
Also RecommendedAvailable In
1. Scales and Arpeggios
2. Sight Reading
3. Aural Tests