Music for your Grade Exam

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

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: French mélodie, German Lied, Italian and other song
Group C: Pre 20th Century and Folk Song
Group D: 20th and 21st Century Song

Group AAvailable In
1. Any Place I Hang my Hat (from The Judy Garland Souvenir Songbook) {F; c'–eb"}
Arlen
2. Over the Rainbow (The Wizard Of Oz) (from Over The Rainbow) {Eb; c'–f"}
Arlen
3. Reviewing The Situation (Oliver!) (from Over The Rainbow) {Fm; c'-f"}
Bart
4. My Defenses are Down (Annie Get Your Gun) (from Over The Rainbow) {Bb; c–eb'}
Berlin
5. (F) Far from the Home I Love (Fiddler on the Roof) (from Whistle Down The Wind) {Cm; c'–e"}
Bock
6. (M) Museum Song (with extended ending) (from Vocal Selections from Barnum) {C; c–e'}
Coleman
7. (M) Stay with Me (from City of Angels: Vocal Selections) {Eb; c–g'}
Coleman
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8. (M) Bidin’ my Time (Girl Crazy) {Eb; eb'–f"}
Gershwin
9. or But Not for Me (Girl Crazy) (from Whistle Down The Wind) {Eb; d'–f"}
Gershwin
10. or (M) Somebody Loves Me (George White’s Scandals of 1922) {G; d–e'}
Gershwin
11. (F) Bill (Show Boat) (from The Singer’s Musical Theatre Anthology vol. 1) (Soprano) {Bb; c'–d"}
Kern
12. (M) Pilate’s Dream (Jesus Christ Superstar)(from The Singer’s Musical Theatre Anthology vol. 2) (Baritone/Bass) {Bbm; A–bb}
Lloyd Webber
13. (M) Guys and Dolls (from Broadway Songs — Budget books) {F; B–d'}
Loesser
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14. (M) They Call the Wind Maria (Paint your Wagon) (from The Singer’s Musical Theatre Anthology vol. 1) (Baritone/Bass) {F; A–d'}
Loewe
15. I Want To Go Home (Big) (from Over The Rainbow) {C; bb-e"}
Maltby & Shire
16. Cold Enough to Snow (Life with Mikey) (from Alan Menken Songbook) {G; d'–f"}
Menken
17. There Must Be More (Grace Online) (Whistle Down The Wind) {D; c'-d"}
McConaghie
17. Home (Beauty and the Beast, the Broadway musical) (from Contemporary Disney) {D; a–d"}
Menken
18. Legally Blonde (Legally Blonde) (from Over The Rainbow) {G; g-d"}
O'Keefe & Benjamin
19. Brush up your Shakespeare (Kiss me Kate) (from Whistle Down The Wind) {F; b–c"}
Porter
20. Every Time We Say Goodbye (from All Woman vol. 1) {Eb; d'–f"}
Porter
21. Miss Otis Regrets (from Cole Porter 100th Anniversary) {Eb; eb'–eb"}
Porter
22. (F) What’s the use of Wond’rin’ (Carousel) (from The Singer’s Musical Theatre Anthology vol. 1) (Soprano) {Db; c'–f"}
Rodgers
23. Shall we Dance? (The King and I) {Eb; c'–bb'} (from The Rodgers and Hammerstein Collection)
Rodgers
24. The Surrey with the Fringe on Top (Oklahoma!)(from The Singer’s Musical Theatre Anthology vol. 2) (Baritone/Bass) {E; d#–e'}
Rodgers
25. (M) I’m Not Saying a Word (from Blood Brothers Vocal Selection) {A; e–f#'}
Russell
26. (F) I Dreamed a Dream (Les Misérables) (from The Singer’s Musical Theatre Anthology vol. 2) (Mezzo Soprano) {Eb; gb–c"}
Schönberg
27. (F) When Will Someone Hear? (Martin Guerre)(from 50 Showstoppers: The White Book) {b–e"}
Schönberg
28. Anyone can Whistle (from All Sondheim vol. 1) {Eb; bb–eb"}
Sondheim
29. Different (Honk!) (from Whistle Down The Wind) {Db; d'-f"}
Stiles
30. (F) Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend (Gentlemen Prefer Blondes) (from The Singer’s Musical Theatre Anthology vol. 1) (Mezzo Soprano) {Bb; f–bb'}
Styne
31. Oh the Rio Grande (Cowboy Song) (Johnny Johnston) {G; b–e"(g")} or September Song (Knickerbocker Glory) {C; c'–eb"} (NB 1 verse only to be sung; first verse male, second verse female) (from Kurt Weill
Weill
32. My Ship (Lady In The Dark) (from Over The Rainbow) {F; c'-f"}
Weill
33. Once upon a Dream (Jekyll and Hyde)(from The Singer’s Musical Theatre Anthology vol. 3) (Soprano) {C#m; b–d"}
Wildhorn
34. Only Love (The Scarlet Pimpernel) (from Over The Rainbow) {Ab; b-e"}
Wildhorn
35. When I Look At You (The Scarlet Pimpernel) (from Whistle Down The Wind) {G; b-d"}
Wildhorn
36. (F) The Last Rose of Summer (Martha) (Flotow version only)(from The First Book of Soprano Solos Part II) {F; f'–f"}
Flotow
37. Panis Angelicus (O Lord, Most Holy) (from Songs of Prayer or Sacred Tenor Arias) {G; f#'–e"}
Franck
38. (M) How Willing my Paternal Love (Samson) {E; B–e'}
Handel
39. Sorge nel petto (Solace to my Heart) (Rinaldo) (from Classic Songs) {G; e'–g" [Eb]}
Handel
40. (F) Sweet Rose and Lily (Theodora) {Eb; bb–db"(eb")}
Handel
41. (M) Bois épais (from Classic Songs or The Language of Song vol.1) {F; d–f' [D]}
Lully
42. (F) L’ho perduta (Barbarina’s aria) (Le nozze di Figaro) (from Great Mozart Arias for Soprano) {Fm; f'–f"}
Mozart
43. (F) My Lord, a Suppliant at thy Feet (Recit. and Air) (Iolanthe)(from Gilbert And Sullivan for Singers — Mezzo Soprano) {F; c'–e"}
Sullivan
44. (F) When a Merry Maiden Marries (The Gondoliers) (from The Authentic Gilbert and Sullivan Songbook) {F; c'–f"}
Sullivan
Group BAvailable In
1. Star Vicino (from 26 Italian Songs and Arias) {G; d'–e" [Eb]}
Anon.(attrib. Rosa)
2. Sonntag op. 47 no. 3 (from Lieder 1 or The Language of Song vol. 1) {G; d'–g" [F] [Eb]}
Brahms
3. Sebben crudele (from 26 Italian Songs and Arias or The Language of Song vol. 1) {Em; e'–e" [Cm]}
Caldara
4. Le Charme (from Mélodies pour chant et piano {Eb; bb–eb"} or The Language of Song vol.1 {G; [Eb]} )
Chausson
5. (M) Bonjour, Suzon (from The First Book Of Tenor Solos Part II) {F; c–f'}
Delibes
6. (F) The Princess (from The Chester Books of Celebrated Songs book 2) {Dm; d'–e"}
Grieg
7. L’heure exquise (from Chansons Grises) {B; b–d#"}
Hahn
8. Tyndaris (no. 7 from Études latines) {Fm; eb'–eb"}
Hahn
9. Plaisir d’Amour {F; c'–f" [Eb]}
Martini
10. Der Blumenstrauss (from The First Book of Mezzo Soprano/Alto Solos) {G; d'–e"}
Mendelssohn
11. Minnelied (from The First Book of Soprano Solos) {A; e'–f#"}
Mendelssohn
12. Oiseau, si tous les ans (from 21 Songs) {C; g'–g"}
Mozart
13. Waldeinsamkeit (from The First Book of Soprano Solos) {G; d'–g"}
Reger
14. Già il sole dal Gange (from 26 Italian Songs and Arias) {Ab; eb'–f" [Eb]}
Scarlatti
15. Was ist Silvia, D 891 (from First Vocal Album) {A; c'–f#" [F]}
Schubert
16. Seligkeit D 433 (from Gateway to German Lieder) {E; e'–g#" [C]}
Schubert
17. Trauer der Liebe D 465 (from Easy German Classic Songs) {G; f#'–g"}
Schubert
18. A Legend (Légende) op. 54 no. 5 (in English or French) (from 50 Art Songs from the Modern Repertoire) {Em; d'–e"}
Tchaikovsky
19. (F) Vieni, Vieni o mio diletto (from The Chester Books of Celebrated Songs book 2 {Bm; d'–f#"}
Vivaldi
Group CAvailable In
1. The Lass with the Delicate Air {F; c'–f"}
Arne
2. Tell Me No More (from English Songs: Renaissance to Baroque) {G; c#'–f#" [Eb]}
Blow
3. (M) The Self Banished (from New Imperial Edition of Bass Songs) {D; A–d'}
Blow
4. Bless this House {Bb; a–eb" [C] [Eb]}
M H Brahe
5. Fair if You Expect Admiring (from English Songs: Renaissance to Baroque) {Ab; eb'–f" [E]}
Campian
6. Come Away, Come Sweet Love {Gm; f#–f"} or Flow Not So Fast {Bb; g'–g"} or What if I Never Speed {Am; e'–f"} (from English Lute Songs book 2)
Dowland
7. Piercing eyes (from The Chester Books of Celebrated Songs book 3) {G; e'–g"}
Haydn
8. My Lovely Celia (from Chester Books of Celebrated Songs book 3) {E; b–e"}
Munro
9. Rest, sweet Nymphs (from English Lute songs book 2) {Gm; g'–f"}
Pilkington
10. Passing by (from The Library of Songs and Arias) {A; f#'–f#"}
E Purcell
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11. I Attempt from Love’s Sickness (The Indian Queen Z630) {A; d#'–f#" [F]} or (M) Man is for the Woman Made Z605 {C; e'–g" [Ab]} (from 40 Songs)
Purcell
12. Ye Balmy Breezes Gently Blow (from O Tuneful Voice) {C; d'–g"}
Shield
Group DAvailable In
1. Five Eyes {Bbm; f'–f" [Gm]}
Armstrong Gibbs
2. The Daisies op. 2 no. 1 (from 15 American Art Songs) {D; a–d"}
Barber
3. The Bird’s Lament (from The Aviary) {A; c#'–e"}
R R Bennett
4. Begone Dull Care! (from Friday Afternoons op. 7) {C; f'–f"}
Britten
5. (F) The Birds {E; b–e"}
Britten
6. (M) When I was One and Twenty (from A Shropshire Lad and other songs) {D; d–e'}
Butterworth
7. Simple Gifts (from The Boosey & Hawkes 20th Century Easy Song Collection) {Ab; eb'–eb"}
Copland
8. (F) Weep not, my wanton (On Spital Fields) (from Songs & Arias For Soprano) {Cm; c'-eb''}
Dove
9. The Cloths of Heaven {Eb; eb'–g" [C]}
Dunhill
10. The Little Road to Bethlehem {Ab (eb'–ab" [F]}
Head
11. Sweet Chance that Led my Steps Abroad (from Song Album 1: Songs of the Countryside) {F; c'–f"}
Head
12. When Sweet Ann Sings {F; c'–f"(a")}
Head
13. The Owl and the Pussy Cat (from Three Nonsense Songs) {G; d'–f"}
Hely-Hutchinson
14. Spring Sorrow (from Complete Songs vol. 4) {F; c'–d"}
Ireland
15. Trade Winds {Eb; bb–eb'}
Keel
16. Dream Valley (from New Imperial Edition of Mezzo Soprano Songs) {Gb; eb'–gb"}
Quilter
17. How Should I Your True Love Know? (from A Century of English Song vol. 1) (Soprano) {Db; f'–f"}
Quilter
18. June {F; d'–f" [E] [D]}
Quilter
19. Weep you no more (from 7 Elizabethan Lyrics op. 12) {Fm; eb'–g" [Dm]}
Quilter
20. (F) American Lullaby (from 15 American Art Songs) {D; a–d'}
Rich
21. All Things Bright and Beautiful {F; bb–d"(g")}
Rutter
22. (M) Lullaby (soprano or mezzo edition) {F; eb'–f" [Eb]}
Stove
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23. My Lagan Love (from New Imperial Edition Bass Songs)
Trad.
24. Linden Lea (from Song Album vol. 1) {G; d'–e"}
Vaughan Williams
25. Balulalow {Eb; eb'–f"}
Warlock
26. Chopcherry (from The Chester Books of Celebrated Songs book 2 {A; e'–e"}
Warlock
27. A Brown Bird Singing {F; e'–d"(f") [D]}
Wood
28. An Angry Cactus Does No Good {c#'–d"} or The Trouble with Geraniums {b–e"} (from The Trouble with Geraniums)
Yates
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Also RecommendedAvailable In
Aural Tests Book 1 Initial - Grade 5
Sound at Sight Singing Book 2 Grades 3-5
The Language of Folk