Music for your Grade Exam

Board:Trinity College London
Syllabus:Jazz Flute 2017-2020
Grade:6

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

Pieces (select one from each list)

Group A (accompanied)Available In
1. Impressions OR Maiden Voyage OR Song for my Father OR Cantaloupe Island OR Footprints [head + 2 choruses]
Aebersold
2. First Flower
Genna
3. Embraceable You
Gershwin
4. Anthropology [tempo to be faster than marked]
Gillespie/ Parker
5. Stompin’ at the Savoy [with improv.]
Goodman, Webb & Sampson
6. Uptown
Holcombe
7. Riffin’ on Down
Holcombe
8. Fly Me to the Moon [with improv.]
Howard
9. The Girl from Ipanema, no. 7
Jobim
10. A Bear in my Shed, no. 6
Miles
11. Candlelight
Miles
12. Early Bird, p. 14 OR Hum!, p. 25
O’Neill
13. Some of these Days
Parker
14. Situation Comedy
Rae
15. I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
Washington/Bassman
16. Bebop
A Wilson
17. After Charlie … Joe
J Wilson
18. Bebop [play an octave higher and impro over the form]
J Wilson
19. Squiffy's Song
Wood
20. Tea for Two
Youmans/Caesar
Group B (unaccompanied)Available In
1. Latin Dance OR Charming Snakes
Buckland
2. Scats
A Hart
3. Etude in C, p. 4 OR Etude in G, p. 29 [omit repeat]
Holcombe
4. One Time no. 1 OR Bluesangle no. 11
Mower
5. Burn, Burn, Burn
Nightingale
6. Hard Rock Blues, no. 36
Rae
7. Basic Blues Etude in the Key of F
Ruwe
8. Waltz Me Blues, no. 19
Sands
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9. No. 25 (from Easy Jazz Singles)
Stokes
StudyAvailable In
1. No Joke! OR Second Wind
Rae
2. Rahsaan OR Yusef OR Nestor
Wilson
Also RecommendedAvailable In
1. Scales and Arpeggios
2. Sight Reading
3. Aural Tests