Music for your Grade Exam

Board:Trinity College London
Syllabus:Singing 2013-2017
Grade:3

Three songs are to be performed chosen from the groups below, to form a balanced programme. Instead of one item, candidates may offer their own composition.

Group A: Popular, Musical Theatre and Film
Group B: Folk Song
Group C: Pre-20th Century Song
Group D: 20th and 21st Century Song

Group AAvailable In
1. If I Only had a Brain (first verse and chorus only) {F; c'–e"}
Arlen
2. (F) As long as he needs me {C; c'–e"}
Bart
3. Bright Eyes (Watership Down) {G; f#'–e"}
Batt
4. Moonshine Lullaby (Annie Get Your Gun) {C; c'–e"}
Berlin
5. Top of the World (N.B. should be performed an octave lower than written) {C; g–c"}
Carpenter
6. Curiouser (Alice In Wonderland) {Eb; bb-c''}
Davis
7. It Don’t Mean a Thing (If It Ain’t Got that Swing) (Sophisticated Ladies)
Ellington
8. The Bare Necessities (The Jungle Book) {F; c'–d"}
Gilkyson
9. I Only Want to be with You {Gm; g'–d"}
Hawker & Raymonde
10. (F) Toyland {F; c'–e"}
Herbert
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11. Somewhere my Love (Lara’s Theme from Dr Zhivago) {G; b–c"}
Jarre
12. Don’t it Make my Brown Eyes Blue (end on bar 4 of coda) {C; c'–d"}
Leigh
13. Hey, Look Me Over (Wildcat) {G; g#–d"}
Leigh
14. Norwegian Wood {Em; b–c#"}
Lennon & McCartney
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15. (F) Thumbelina {G; c#'–c"}
Loewe
16. (F) Wouldn’t It Be Loverly? {F; c'–d"}
Loewe
17. Any Dream Will Do (Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat) {C; c'–f"}
Lloyd Webber
18. Mr Mistoffelees (Cats) {F; c'-e"}
Lloyd Webber
19. Moon River (without repeat) {C; c'–d"}
Mancini
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20. I Whistle a Happy Tune (The King and I) {Bb; d'–d"}
Rodgers
21. (F) In My Own Little Corner (Cinderella) {F; d'–d"}
Rodgers
22. Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin’ (Oklahoma!) {Eb; d'–eb" [E]}
Rodgers
23. Try to Remember (The Fantasticks) {G; B–d'}
Schmidt
24. Castle on a Cloud {Am; a–c"}
Schönberg
25. Round-Shouldered Man (The Secret Garden) {Bb; bb–d#"}
Simon
26. Maybe (Annie) {Bb; b-d"}
Strouse
27. No One Knows Who I Am (Jekyll & Hyde) {Gm; c'–d"}
Wildhorn
28. So You Want To Be a Boxer (Bugsy Malone) {G; d'(g)-d"}
Williams
Group BAvailable In
1. An Eriskay Love Lilt arr. Fraser
Trad.
2. Charlie is my Darling (any 3 verses) or Greensleeves (any 3 verses) or Ye Banks and Braes
Trad.
3. Chevaliers de la table ronde {G; d'–e"(g")} {F; [Eb]} or Santa Lucìa {C; d'–e"} {C; [Bb]*}
Trad.
4. Cocky Robin arr. Roe (from A Garland of Folksongs) {F; c'–e"}
Trad.
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5. Fairy Lullaby arr. Roberton {Ab; eb'–eb"}
Trad.
6. Shenandoah {F; c'–f"} or Swing Low, Sweet Chariot {G; d'–e"}
Trad.
7. The Gartán Mother’s Lullaby {Db; db'–eb"}
Trad.
Group CAvailable In
1. Cradle Song (Wiegenlied) {Ab; eb'–eb"}
Brahms
2. Since First I Saw your Face I Resolved {C; c'–c"}
Ford
3. Maladetto {F; e'–f"}
Monteverdi
4. The Lamb {F#m; d'–e"}
Raphael
5. What Then Is Love but Mourning {Gm; g'–f"}
Rosseter
6. Abendlied (Evening Song) (Der Mond ist aufgegangen) D 499 {Ab; eb'–eb"}
Schubert
7. Haiden-Röslein (The Hedge-Roses) D 257 {G; g'–g" [E]} or {G; [D]}
Schubert
8. Marienwürmchen (The Ladybird) op. 79 no. 13 {F; f'–f" [Eb]}
Schumann
9. A Soft Day {F; f'–f"}
Stanford
Group DAvailable In
1. Dusk {F; c'–eb"}
Armstrong Gibbs
2. Nothing-at-all! {Cm; db'–eb"}
Barratt
3. Clock-a-Clay {G; d'–e"}
R R Bennett
4. Down by the Salley Gardens {Em; d'–e"}
R Clarke
5. Lurking in the Pond {G; d'–d"}
Cowles
6. Magic Carpet {A; c#'–e"}
Crawley
7. Peacocks {Dm; b–d"}
J Exley
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8. Christopher Robin is Saying his prayers {C; c'–e"}
Fraser-Simon
9. Come Sleep {G; e'–e"}
Glanville-Hicks
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10. Villanelle {Am; d'–e"}
Harris
11. Everyone Sang {G; d'–e"}
Higginson
12. Litany to the Holy Spirit {E; c#'–e"}
Hurford
13. Christ Whose Glory Fills the Sky {D; c#'–g"}
Knight
14. Close Thine Eyes {G; db'–gb" [Db]}
Plumstead
15. Cradle Song {Am; d'–eb"}
Rubbra
16. Christopher Wren {Ab; d#'–f"}
Taylor
17. The Path to the Moon {Ab; eb'–f"}
Thiman
18. Cool Cat {d'–e"} or Don’t Bother Me {Ab; c'–f"(g")} (from The Cat’s Whiskers)
Thorne
19. The Trees in England {F; c'–f"}
Wood
Also RecommendedAvailable In
Aural Tests Book 1 Initial - Grade 5
Sound at Sight Singing Book 2 Grades 3-5
The Language of Folk