Music for your Grade Exam

Board:Trinity College London
Syllabus:Oboe 2013-2016
Grade:6

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. Sinfonia from BWV 156
J S Bach
The Most Beautiful Oboe Solos from the Church Cantatas (Bärenreiter)
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2. Sonata in C, 1st movt and 2nd movt
Besozzi
Oboe Sonata in C (Chester Music)
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2. Couvre Feu
Barthe
Couvre Feu for oboe & piano (Emerson)
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4. Sonata in G, 1st movt: Preludio — Largo
Boni
Sonata in G (Chester Music)
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5. Polonaise
Cherubini
The Oboists Collection, Book 2 (Kevin Mayhew)
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6. Polka or Danza Gaya
Dring
Polka for oboe & piano (Arcadia)
£7.50Add to basket
7. Sonata in E minor, either 1st and 2nd movts or 3rd and 4th movts
Geminiani
Sonata in E minor for oboe & basso continuo (Bärenreiter)
£7.50 £6.38Add to basket
8. Concerto no. 1 in Bb, 1st movt: Adagio and 2nd movt: Allegro
Handel
Concerto No. 1 in Bb (Boosey & Hawkes (London))
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8. Concerto no. 1 in Bb, 1st movt: Adagio + 2nd movt: Allegro
Handel
Concerto No. 1 in Bb (Boosey & Hawkes (London))
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9. Sonatina, 2nd movt.
Jacob
Oboe Sonatina (Oxford University Press)
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10. Scherzo Rondoso
Keech
Scherzo Rondoso for oboe & piano (Cramer)
£3.50Add to basket
11. Devil’s Dance
Knight
Devils Dance for Oboe & Piano (Emerson)
£8.25Add to basket
12. Sonata in E minor op. 5 no. 1, 1st and 2nd movts
Loeillet de Gant
Sonata Op. 5 No 1 E Minor oboe (Musica Rara)
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13. Andante K. 545
Mozart
Mozart & Haydn For Oboe (Emerson)
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14. Adagio K. 280
Mozart
Mozart & Haydn For Oboe (Emerson)
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15. Romance
Nielsen
Two Fantasy Pieces, Op. 2 (Wilhelm Hansen)
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16. Carnival Time / Hunting the Haggis
Parker
Jazzed Up Too for Oboe (Brass Wind)
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17. Sonata in G, 1st movt and 2nd movt
Sammartini
Sonata in G for oboe and piano (Chester Music)
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18. Folksong
Warren
Folksong for oboe & piano (Emerson)
£7.00Add to basket
19. Romance / Danza Gaya
Woolfenden
Reflections for oboe (Brass Wind)
£9.50Add to basket
20. Eclogue - COR ANGLAIS
Th. Akimento
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21. Ophelia and Puck - COR ANGLAIS
Harris
Two Shakespeare Pieces for cor anglais & piano (Queen's Temple Publications)
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22. Walking Tune - COR ANGLAIS
Trad. Swedish (arr. Perkins)
Walking Tune (Swedish folk melody) - melody instrument & piano (Emerson)
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Group BAvailable In
1. No. 27, p. 15 or no. 57, p. 32
J S Bach
Difficult Passages from the Works of J. S. Bach for Oboe (Boosey & Hawkes (London))
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2. Scala Polka, p. 14
Beekum
Ornamental Oboes (Harmonia)
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3. Study no. 52
Blatt
80 Graded Studies for Oboe Book 2 (Faber Music)
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4. No. 27, p. 16
Hinke
Elementary Method for Oboe (Peters Edition)
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5. Limerick
Jacob
Seven Bagatelles (Oxford University Press)
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6. No. 24
Lyons
24 Melodic Studies - Oboe (Useful Music)
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7. Study no. 56
Pietzch
80 Graded Studies for Oboe Book 2 (Faber Music)
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8. Bird Movements
Reade
Aspects of a Landscape for oboe (Nova Music)
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9. Candlelight
Woolfenden
Reflections for oboe (Brass Wind)
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Cor AnglaisAvailable In
20. Eclogue
Th. Akimento
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21. Ophelia and Puck
Harris
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22. Walking Tune
Trad. Swedish
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Orchestral extractsAvailable In
1. Sinfonie Nr. 3 “Eroica”, 2. Satz Marcia funebre (bars 8-56)
Beethoven
Test Pieces for Orchestral Auditions - Oboe (Peters Edition)
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1. Cavalleria rusticana, Nr. 5 Romanze (bars 1-44)
Mascagni
Test Pieces for Orchestral Auditions - Oboe (Peters Edition)
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2. Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, Vorspiel (bars 122-134)
Wagner
Test Pieces for Orchestral Auditions - Oboe (Peters Edition)
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2. Der Freischütz, 2. Aufzug Ariette des Ännchen (bars 1-26)
Weber
Test Pieces for Orchestral Auditions - Oboe (Peters Edition)
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3. Die verkaufte Braut, 1. Akt 4. Szene Quartett (entire extract)
Smetana
Test Pieces for Orchestral Auditions - Oboe (Peters Edition)
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3. Aida, 1. Akt 1. Szene Romanze des Radames (entire extract)
Verdi
Test Pieces for Orchestral Auditions - Oboe (Peters Edition)
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4. Sinfonie Nr. 9, 2. Satz Largo (entire extract) - COR ANGLAIS
Dvorák
Test Pieces for Orchestral Auditions - Oboe (Peters Edition)
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Also RecommendedAvailable In
Aural Book 2 Tests Grades 6-8Aural Book 2: Specimen Aural Tests, from 2007 (Grades 6-8) (+ CD) (Trinity College London)
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Oboe Sound At Sight Grades 1-8Sound at Sight Oboe Grades 1-8 (Trinity College London)
£6.50Add to basket
Scales & ArpeggiosOboe Scales & Arpeggios from 2007 Grades 1-8 (Trinity College London)
£7.99Add to basket
Test Pieces For Orchestral Auditions - OboeTest Pieces for Orchestral Auditions - Oboe (Peters Edition)
£17.95Add to basket