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Board:Trinity College London
Syllabus:Bassoon 2017-2020
Grade:4
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. Evening in the Country
Bartók
2. There is a Garden OR One Hand, One Heart
Bernstein
3. Gigue, no. 4 AND Paysane, no. 5
Boismortier
4. The Zebra Crossing
Cowles
5. Extract from The Sorcerer’s Apprentice
Dukas
6. Tower Hill
Farnaby
7. Sonata no. 6, 4th movt: Menuet alternat
Galliard
8. Sonata no. 1, Hornpipe
Galliard
9. Ragamuffin
Goddard
10. Minuet (Grace for a Fresh Egg)
Howells
11. The Nonpareil
Joplin
12. Minuetto from Sonata no. 5
Mercy
13. No. 1 OR No. 3 from Three Easy Pieces
Milde
14. Inter City Stomp OR Sunday Blues
Norton
15. Pastorale, p. 59
Pace
16. Concerto in Bb, 2nd movt
Pfeiffer
17. March of the Day OR Rondolettinetto
Sheen
18. Sonatina in A minor, 3rd movt: Andante
Telemann
Group B (unaccompanied)Available In
1. Study no. 1, Moderato sostenuto OR no. 27, Allegro sostenuto
Concone
2. Ex. 1, Allegro poco agitato, p. 154
Jancourt
3. Ex. 2, Adagio, p. 141
Kling
4. No. 50 and no. 51, p. 34
Langey
5. Andantino, no. 17
Ozi
6. Pizza, Pizza!, no. 16 OR The Gaffer, no. 15
Rae
7. Ride of the Valkyries (extract), no. 130
Wagner
8. Study in Orange
Watts
9. No. 3, p. 4 OR no. 7, p. 6
Weissenborn
Also RecommendedAvailable In
1. Scales, Arpeggios and Exercises
2. Sight Reading
3. Aural Tests