Music for your Grade Exam

Board:Trinity College London
Syllabus:Trombone 2015-2018
Grade:8

Three pieces are to be played, two pieces from group A and one piece from group B, to form a balanced programme. Instead of one piece, candidates may offer an own composition.

Pieces (select one from each list)

Group AAvailable In
1. I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
Bassman, arr. Helfenstein
2. Sonatina for Trombone & Piano, 1st movt or 3rd movt
Casterede
3. Four Sketches for Trombone, any two movts
Cliff
4. Bolivar
Cook
5. Concertino for Trombone, 1st movt: Allegro maestoso
David
6. Sonata no. 5 in D minor
Galliard
7. Concerto, 1st movt
Grondahl
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8. Morceau Symphonique
Guilmant
9. Larghetto for Trombone
Haydn
10. Concertante for Trombone & Piano
Holst
11. Trombone Solo from Symphony no. 3
Mahler
12. Adagio from Sinfonia
Pergolesi
13. Concerto, 1st movt
Rota
14. Cavatine op. 144
Saint-Saens
15. Any one Romance from Three Romances op. 94
Schumann
16. Sonatina, 2nd movt and 3rd movt
Serocki
17. Sonata (Vox Gabrieli)
Šulek
18. Romance for Tenor Trombone & Piano
Weber
Group B (unaccompanied)Available In
1. No. 22 in Bb minor
Aplvor
2. Allemande from Suite no. 4 or Courante from Suite no. 2
J S Bach
3. Fantasy Pieces for Trombone, no. 2: Andante cantabile
Bourgeois
4. Study no. 9.7
Crees & Gane
5. Study no. 5
Gane
6. Study no. 46, Moderato
Kopprasch
7. Melodic Study no. 16 (from Practical Tutor)
Langey
8. No. 5 or no. 10
Nightingale
Orchestral & brass band extractsAvailable In
1. Die Zauberflöte, 2. Aufzug Nr. 10 Arie des Sarastro (page 10). [bars 1-24]
Mozart
1. Epic Symphony (No. 14). [Extracts 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5 only]
Fletcher
2. Tournament for Brass (No. 45). [Extracts 1, 2 & 5 from after 15 bars rest]
Ball
2. Pulcinella, VII. Satz (page 19). [entire extract, with repeat]
Strawinsky
3. Die Walküre, 3. Aufzug 1. Szene (Walkürenritt) (page 22). [1st trombone: entire extract]
Wagner
3. Diversions on a Bass Theme (No. 12). [Extracts 1, 2 & 4]
Lloyd
Also RecommendedAvailable In
1. Scales and Arpeggios
2. Sight Reading
3. Aural Tests