Music for your Grade Exam

Board:Trinity College London
Syllabus:Saxophone 2013-2017
Grade:2

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.

Group A (accompanied)
Pieces 1-29 are for Alto/Baritone Saxophone in Eb
Pieces 30-53 are for Soprano/Tenor Saxophone in Bb

Group B (unaccompanied)
All pieces are for Saxophone in Eb/Bb

Group AAvailable In
1. Minuet in G
J S Bach
2. Walking in the Air
Blake
3. Pavane for the Earl of Salisbury
Byrd
4. Meadowsweet
Dodgson
5. Allegretto, p. 54
Franck
6. Love is Here to Stay
Gershwin
7. In the Pocket
Gumbley
8. Good to be Back
Hampton
9. Trio from Water Music
Handel
10. Men Behaving Badly
Lisk
11. Serpentine
Lyons
12. Vincent
McLean
13. Coconotes
Naulais
14. Young at Heart
Norton
15. Nina
attrib. Pergolesi
16. The Trout
Schubert
17. March from Six Children’s Pieces, no. 6
Shostakovich
18. It Couldn’t Be Better
Street
19. Let’s Get Away [with repeat]
Street
20. Chanson Triste
Tchaikovsky
21. Danny Boy
Trad.
22. Dixie
Trad.
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23. Joshua Fought the Battle of Jericho
Trad.
24. What Shall We Do with a Drunken Sailor?
Trad.
25. Midnight in Tobago
Wastall
26. See Them Dance
Wilson
27. Chanson d’ Alsace
Bazelaire
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28. One Hand, One Heart from West Side Story
Bernstein
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29. Gavotte
Couperin
30. Pavane
Fauré
31. In the Pocket
Gumbley
32. Aria 1, no. 2 / Preludio, no. 1
Hamner
33. Good to be Back
Hampton
34. Trio from Water Music
Handel
35. Greensleeves
Henry VIII, attrib.
36. Takin’ It Easy
Ledbury
37. Serpentine
Lyons
38. Velvet
Lyons
39. Barcarolle
Offenbach
40. Nina
attrib. Pergolesi
41. Curtain-up or Bruno’s Tune
Rae
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42. You Are Too Beautiful
Rodgers & Hart
43. It Couldn’t Be Better
Street
44. Chanson Triste
Tchaikovsky
45. Danny Boy
Trad.
46. Joshua Fought the Battle of Jericho
Trad.
47. The Londonderry Air
Trad.
48. What Shall We Do with a Drunken Sailor?
Trad.
49. Chinese Take It Away
Wedgwood
50. See Them Dance
Wilson
Group BAvailable In
1. Medieval Dance Tune, Study no. 13
Anon.
2. The King’s Own Dance
Hampton
3. Study no. 2 / Study no. 3
Lacour
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4. No. 16: A Recurring Theme (1) / No. 20: Cucumber Wallbanger / No. 22: Winter Sunset
Mower
5. Study no. 10 / Study no. 24
Popp
6. Jig in D, no. 5 / Stake-Out, no. 13 / Heavy Duty, no. 23
Rae
7. The Ash Grove
Trad.
8. Cat Walk (Study in A minor)
Wedgwood
9. Swadistana
Wilson
Also RecommendedAvailable In
Aural Tests Book 1 Initial - Grade 5
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Sound at Sight Saxophone Grades 1-4
Scales & Arpeggios