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Board:Trinity College London
Syllabus:Bassoon 2017-2020
Grade:3
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. Lucian’s March
Amos
2. Three Variations on Cat in the Snow
Barratt
3. Entr'acte (Carmen)
Bizet
4. Bruit de Chasse
Corrette
5. Thumb a Lift, no. 21 OR 'Oonerism, no. 22
Cowles
6. Hobby Horse
Dodgson
7. Signature Tune OR The Donkey Trot
Elliott
8. Fayne Would I Wedd
Farnaby
9. Sonata no. 4, 2nd movt: Allegro e staccato
Galliard
10. Daydreams
Goddard
11. Air from The Water Music
Handel
12. March from Three Pieces
Handel
13. Valse Humoresque, no. 6
Hughes
14. No. 2 of Three Easy Pieces
Milde
15. Birdcatcher’s Song
Mozart
16. A Dramatic Episode
Norton
17. The Flight of the Earls OR Ye Banks and Braes
Ramsay, arr.
18. Theme from Scheherazade
Rimsky- Korsakov
19. Drunken Sailor - the sequel OR The Vulgar Boatman
Sheen
20. La donna è mobile
Verdi
21. Shiny Shoe Shimmy
Watts
22. Easy Tiger OR Hot Chilli
Wedgwood
23. Arioso, p. 61
Weissenborn
Group B (unaccompanied)Available In
1. Lento maestoso, no. 8
Concone
2. Ex. 2, Polonaise, p. 121
Eisenhardt
3. Study no. 1, Andantino, p. 42 OR Study no. 4, Allegretto grazioso, p. 54
Gariboldi
4. No. 29, p. 24 OR no. 43, p. 31
Langey
5. Circular Waltz, no. 10 OR A Bunch of Fives, no. 9
Rae
6. Mexican Hat Dance, no. 107
Trad.
7. No. 4, p. 10
Weissenborn
Also RecommendedAvailable In
1. Scales, Arpeggios and Exercises
2. Sight Reading
3. Aural Tests