Music for your Grade Exam

Syllabus:Trombone 2017–2020

Important information:
Please note that the information listed below does not contain complete syllabus details. Therefore, when planning an exam entry, it is important to refer to the current syllabus and the Exam Information & Regulations.

Pieces (select one from each list)

List AAvailable In
1. Prelude in Ab (from 48 Preludes and Fugues, Book 1)
J. S. Bach
2. Ave Maria
3. Preludio and Allemanda, or Sarabanda and Gigue: 1st and 2nd movts, or 3rd and 4th movts from Sonata in G minor
4. Che farò (from Orfeo ed Euridice)
5. Aria (from The Water Music)
6. Sound an Alarm (from Judas Maccabaeus)
7. Allegro: 1st movt from Serenade for Trombone
L. Mozart
8. Pavane pour une infante défunte
9. Tarantella
List BAvailable In
1. Andante sostenuto: 2nd movt from Sonatine for Trombone
2. Hoe-Down
3. Smoke Gets in Your Eyes
Harbach and Kern
4. Bluejohn
Peter Kneale
5. Tenor Trombone Rag
Roy Newsome
6. Dances with Bears
Jim Parker
7. Quick Swing: 3rd movt from Shades of Indigo
Peter Thorne
8. Quiet Hills for Trombone
Norman Warren
9. Hills: 2nd movt from Suite for Trombone
Jiggs Whigham
List CAvailable In
1. Andantino con moto
Bordogni, trans. Rochut
2. Allegro moderato: No. 6 from Hear Today and Bone Tomorrow
Derek Bourgeois
3. Wild Dances
Bertrand Moren
4. Scart Stomp or Burn, Burn, Burn: No. 23 or No. 25 from Jazz@Etudes for Trombone
Mark Nightingale
5. Threasy Does It or Leapfrog: No. 8 or No. 19 from Super Studies for Trombone
Philip Sparke
6. Legato Tonguing (Advanced): No. 4 from Melodic Studies on Trombone Technique
Adrian Taylor
7. Allegro brillante (No. 10 from 32 Etudes)
Also RecommendedAvailable In
1. Scales & Arpeggios
2. Sight Reading Tests
3. Preparation for the Aural Tests