Music for your Grade Exam

Board:Trinity College London
Syllabus:Oboe 2013-2016
Grade:8

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. Sonatina, 1st movt: Leggiero and 2nd movt: Andante con moto
Arnold
2. Sonata in G minor, 1st movt
J S Bach
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3. Concerto in Eb, 2nd movt
Bellini
4. Sonatina, 1st movt or 2nd and 3rd movts
Berkeley
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5. Boleros — Rondo Espagnol
Döring
6. Showpiece
Dring
7. Soliloquy
Elgar
8. Légende Pastorale
Godard
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9. Sarabande & Allegro
Grovlez
10. Sonata in G minor, HWV 364a, 1st and 2nd movts
Handel
11. Concerto no. 3 in G minor, 1st and 2nd movts
Handel
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12. Orientale
Harty
13. Concerto in C, 1st movt
Haydn
15. Siciliana
Head
16. Sonatina, either 1st and 2nd movts or 3rd and 4th movts
Jacob
17. Concerto in F, op. 52, 3rd movt: Rondo
Krommer
18. Concerto in D minor, 1st movt
Lebrun
19. Concerto in C, K. 314 (285d), 1st movt
Mozart
20. Sonata, 1st movt
Poulenc
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21. Sonata in C op. 100, 1st movt: con moto
Rubbra
22. Sonata, op. 166, 2nd or 3rd movts
Saint-Saëns
23. Concerto in Bb, 1st movt
Stamitz
24. Sonata in A minor, 1st and 2nd movts
Telemann
25. Sonata in C minor, RV 53, 3rd movt and 4th movt: Allegro
Vivaldi
26. Concertino in C
Weber
Group BAvailable In
1. No. 62, p. 36 or no. 66, p. 39 or no. 28, p. 16
J S Bach
2. No. 2
Bourgeois
3. Niobe and Narcissus
Britten
4. Circle of Memories
Carlson
5. Any two movements from Summer’s Lease
Chandler
6. Study no. 25 or Study no. 38
Ferling
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7. Study no. 74
Harris
8. Study no. 77
Luft
9. Celebration
Reade
Cor AnglaisAvailable In
28. Sonata - any two contrasting movements
Marcello
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Orchestral extractsAvailable In
1. Der Rosenkavalier, 2. Aufzug [Rosenüberreichung] (5 bars before figure 30 to 2nd bar of figure 31, AND from Etwas fliessender after figure 33 to 2 bars before figure 37)
Strauss
1. Pulcinella Suite, II Serenata (beginning of extract to 1st bar of figure 10)
Strawinsky
2. Sinfonie Nr. 3 “Schottische”, 2. Satz (entire extract)
Mendelssohn
2. Rigoletto, 3. Akt 7. Szene (omit last 2 bars, no repeats)
Verdi
3. Bilder einer Ausstellung, III Les Tuileries (entire extract)
Mussorgski
3. Le Tombeau de Couperin, Prélude (entire extract)
Ravel
4. Klavierkonzert G-Dur, 2. Satz (figure 6 to 1st bar of figure 9) - COR ANGLAIS
Ravel
Also RecommendedAvailable In
Aural Book 2 Tests Grades 6-8
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Oboe Sound At Sight Grades 1-8
Scales & Arpeggios
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Test Pieces For Orchestral Auditions - Oboe