Music for your Grade Exam

Board:Trinity College London
Syllabus:Saxophone 2013-2017
Grade:5

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. Spanish Love Song
Anon.
2. Tango
Albéniz
3. Badinerie (Les classiques du saxophone no. 1)
J S Bach
4. Palotás and Friss
Balogh
5. Tonight from West Side Story
Bernstein
6. La Serenata
Braga
7. Starwatching
Buckland
8. Early Autumn
Burns/Herman
9. Valse Bohémienne
Coleridge-Taylor
10. Tolmers Village
Cowles, ed. Harvey
11. Celine Mandarine
Crepin
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12. Le petit nègre or Petite pièce
Debussy
13. The Little Shepherd / La fille aux cheveux de lin
Debussy
15. Salut d’amour op. 12
Elgar
16. Elegy for Checkpoint Charlie
Ellerby
17. Après un rêve
Fauré
18. Wonderland
Gates
19. Spanish Dance no. 3
Granados
20. Agatha Christie's Poirot
Gunning
21. Caprice anglais
Harvey
22. Tango till you Drop!
Kershaw
23. The Swinging Roundabout [playing upper line in last 3 bars]
Lyons
24. Set Piece
Norton
25. Bright Young Things
Parker
26. Rondeau (from Abdelazar)
Purcell
27. La Cumparsita no. 5
Rodriguez
28. Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini — 18th variation
Rachmaninov
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29. Sonatina for Alto Saxophone, Gymnopédie Bleu
Rae
30. Vocalise
Roussel
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31. Órale Vato
Scott
32. All Because Of You
Street
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33. Spanish Love Song
Anon.
34. Tango
Albéniz
35. Sonata no. 6, 3rd movt: Siciliano
J S Bach
36. Two Bourrées (from Third Cello Suite)
J S Bach
37. Tender is the Night — Rosemary’s Waltz
R R Bennett
38. Tonight from West Side Story
Bernstein
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39. Tangram (Tango for Tenor)
Brown
40. Starwatching
Buckland
41. Early Autumn
Burns/Herman
42. Valse Bohémienne
Coleridge-Taylor
43. Sarabande (from Suite pour le piano)
Debussy
44. Lament op. 85 no. 6
Dvorák
45. Salut d’amour op. 12
Elgar
46. Aria and Rondo
Fiocco
47. The Entry of the Nubian Slaves or Moderato con moto
Gounod
48. Andaluza
Granados
49. Agatha Christie's Poirot
Gunning
50. Czardas
Gurewich
51. Saxsequential
Harris
52. Gentle Dreams
Heath
53. Bemused, no. 7
Kelly
54. Tango Till you Drop!
Kershaw
55. Song without Words
McGarry
56. Lost and Found
Nyman
57. The Ash Grove or Paddy's Green Shamrock Shore
arr. Rickards
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58. I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
Washington/Bassman, arr. Ledbury
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59. Tango in D, for Soprano Saxophon
Wilson
Group BAvailable In
1. Don’t Count on Me
Grant
2. Captain Legpipe, no. 20
Gregory
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3. No. 60: Fantasy in F# minor
Mower
4. Ambiguity, no. 8
Rae
5. No. 54: On the Rocks / No. 58: Fake Five
Rae
6. Scale Model, no. 9 / Epilogue, no. 10
Rae
7. China Doll, no. 2
Scott
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8. Study no. 30
Stokes
9. Vishuddha
Wilson
Also RecommendedAvailable In
Aural Tests Book 1 Initial - Grade 5
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Sound at Sight Saxophone Grades 5-8
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