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Group AAvailable In

1. Concertino, 1st movt: Andante

Addison

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  • Concertino (Emerson )
    $22.56

2. Concertino, 3rd movt: Polacca

Crusell

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  • Concertino pour le basson - bassoon & piano reduction (Fennica Gehrman)
    $20.05

3. Sonata in D minor, op. 2 no. 5, 1st movt: Adagio and 2nd movt: Allegro OR 3rd movt: Arietta and 4th movt: Allegro

Dard

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  • Sonata in D minor, Op. 2 No. 5 (European Music Archive )
    $11.00

4. Concertino in Bb, op. 12

David

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  • Concertino for Bassoon op. 12 (IMC)
    $13.76

5. Sonata in F, op. 24 no. 3, 3rd movt: Allegretto

Devienne

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  • Sonata in F op. 24 No. 3 - bassoon, basso continuo (Musica Rara )
    $20.05

6. Sonata in G minor op. 24 no. 5, 1st movt: Allegro con espressione

Devienne

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  • Bassoon Sonata Op. 24 No.5 in G minor (Musica Rara )
    $21.99

7. Romance

Elgar

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  • Romance For Bassoon And Orchestra (Bassoon & Piano) (Novello)
    $12.51

8. Sonata in C, 3rd movt: Andante AND 4th movt: Allegro assai

Fasch

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  • Sonata in C Major for Bassoon & Basso Continuo (Universal Edition)
    $21.35

9. Sonatine, any two movements

Feld

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  • Sonatina - bassoon & piano (Schott)
    $10.68

10. Concerto, 3rd movt: Con spirito

Fogg

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  • Concerto for Bassoon - bassoon & piano (Emerson )
    $18.54

11. Summertime

Gershwin arr. Alley

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  • Summertime for bassoon & piano (Spartan Press )
    $8.73

12. Sicilienne et Allegro giocoso: Largamente, sicilienne and allegro giocoso

Grovlez

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  • Sicilienne et Allegro giocoso (Leduc )
    $18.84

13. Concerto, 1st movt: Allegro

Jacob

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  • Concerto for Bassoon and Strings - bassoon & piano reduction (Stainer & Bell )
    $21.30

14. Variations: Adagio, andante grazioso and any one variation

Kreutzer

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  • Variations KWV 4202 for bassoon & piano (Universal Edition)
    $20.74

15. Concertino, 2nd movt: Lento espressivo, intimo

Maconchy

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  • Concertino for Bassoon (Lengnick )
    $12.51

16. Concerto in Bb K. 191, 1st movt: Allegro OR 2nd movt: Andante ma adagio [without cadenza]

Mozart

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  • Concerto in Bb, K. 191 - bassoon & piano reduction (Bärenreiter)
    $14.92

17. Variations on an Arietta by Pergolesi, Variations 1 (Arioso), 2 (Scherzetto), 8 (Barbaresca) and any one other variation

Nussio

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  • Variations on an Arietta by Pergolesi (Bassoon & Piano) (Universal Edition)
    $20.74

18. Concerto in Bb, 3rd movt: Rondeau

Pfeiffer

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  • Concerto in Bb - bassoon & piano (Leuckart )
    $23.87

19. Solo de Concert op. 35

Pierné

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  • Solo de Concert Op.35 (Leduc )
    $18.84

20. Concert Prelude on a theme of Henry Purcell, op. 53

Pierné

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  • Prélude de Concert sur un Thème de Purcell op. 53 - bassoon & piano (Salabert )
    $14.45

21. Sonata for Bassoon and Piano, 1st movt: With energy

Previn

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  • Sonata for Bassoon & Piano (G. Schirmer)
    $16.33

22. Sonata, op. 168, 3rd movt: Adagio, allegro moderato

Saint-Saëns

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  • Bassoon Sonata in G Op.168 (Peters Edition)
    $10.15

23. Bassoon Sonata op. 9, 1st movt: Allegro ma non troppo

Schrek

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  • Sonata for bassoon & piano (General Music Publishers )
    $28.84

24. Suite, 1st movt: Introduction and Allegro

Tansman

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  • Suite for Bassoon & Piano (Eschig)
    $20.05

25. Concerto in C, FV III no. 17 RV 472, 1st movt: Allegro non molto

Vivaldi

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  • Concerto in C major RV 472/PV 45 - bassoon & piano reduction (Schott)
    $21.35

26. Concerto in E minor, RV 484, 1st movt: Allegro poco OR 3rd movt: Allegro

Vivaldi

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  • Concerto in E minor (RV 484, F.VIII No. 6) (IMC)
    $15.71

27. Aztec Ceremonies, op. 37 [contrabassoon]

Waterhouse

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  • Aztec Cermonies op. 37 for contrabassoon & piano (Hofmeister )
    $27.59

28. Concerto in F op. 75, 1st movt: Allegro ma non troppo OR 2nd movt: Adagio

Weber

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  • Concerto in F major Op. 75 J127 - bassoon & piano reduction (Breitkopf & Härtel)
    $18.79

29. Concerto, 1st movt: Moderato

Woolfenden

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  • Bassoon Concerto - solo bassoon & piano reduction (Ariel Music)
    $30.10

Group B (unaccompanied)Available In

1. Fantasy

Arnold

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  • Fantasy for Bassoon (Faber Music)
    $10.04

2. Allemande OR Gigue from Suite no. 4 in Eb major

J S Bach

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  • Six Suites for Violoncello solo, BWV 1007-1012 (Bärenreiter)
    $18.22

3. Partita BWV 1013, 2nd movt: Corrente

J S Bach

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  • Partita, BWV 1013 (Bassoon) (Universal Edition)
    $16.33

4. Bizaria, p. 20 (from Solos (1740))

Braun

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  • Solos for bassoon (Schott)
    $12.56

5. No. 19 in E major, Allegro (from 32 Studies)

Drouet

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  • 32 Studies for Bassoon (Phylloscopus Publications)
    $12.51

6. No. 4, Allegretto OR no. 5, Allegro (from 6 Bassoon Exercises)

Jacobi

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  • Six Bassoon Exercises (Editio Musica Budapest )
    $7.53

7. Study no. 21, Andante

Jancourt

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  • 26 Melodic Studies, Op. 15 (IMC)
    $19.48

8. Study no. 3, Adagio OR Study no. 8, Allegretto

Milde

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  • Concert Studies, Op. 26, Vol. 1 (IMC)
    $19.48

9. No. 19, Allegro molto (from 23 Bassoon Exercises)

Neukirchner

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  • 23 Bassoon Exercises (Editio Musica Budapest )
    $12.56

10. Study no. 8 OR Study no. 9

Orefici

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  • 20 Melodic Studies for Bassoon (IMC)
    $18.22

11. Study no. 15, Marcia Grotesca OR no. 17, Elegia

Oromszegi

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  • 20 Advanced Studies For Bassoon (Emerson )
    $8.80

12. Study no. 10, Vivace

Pivonka

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  • Virtuoso Studies for Bassoon (Bärenreiter Praha)
    $11.34

13. Bass Nightingale, 3rd movt: Fuga [contrabassoon]

Schulhoff

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  • Bassnachtigall op. 38 - contrabassoon (Schott)
    $10.04

14. No. 1, Recitativo, molto rubato OR no. 2, Allegro giocoso (from Five Virtuoso Inventions)

Šesták

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  • 5 Virtuoso Inventions for bassoon (Schott Music Panton)
    $7.54

15. Study no. 34, Andante con moto OR Study no. 35, Andante maestoso

Weissenborn

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  • Bassoon Studies, Op. 8, Vol. 2 (Peters Edition)
    $19.18

Orchestral extractsAvailable In

1. Boléro (entire extract)

Ravel

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  • Test Pieces for Orchestral Auditions - Bassoon (Peters Edition)
    $22.38

1. Scheherazade, 2. Satz Andantino (bars 5–26)

Rimsky-Korsakoff

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  • Test Pieces for Orchestral Auditions - Bassoon (Peters Edition)
    $22.38

2. Symphonie fantastique, 4. Satz Der Gang zum Richtplatz (entire extract, upper part)

Berlioz

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  • Test Pieces for Orchestral Auditions - Bassoon (Peters Edition)
    $22.38

2. Carmen, 3. Akt 2. Bild No. 25 (entire extract)

Bizet

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  • Test Pieces for Orchestral Auditions - Bassoon (Peters Edition)
    $22.38

3. Così fan tutte, Ouverture (entire extract)

Mozart

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  • Test Pieces for Orchestral Auditions - Bassoon (Peters Edition)
    $22.38

3. Pulcinella-Suite, 6. Satz: Gavotta con due variazioni, Variazione IIa (entire extract, 1st bassoon only, no repeats)

Stravinsky

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  • Test Pieces for Orchestral Auditions - Bassoon (Peters Edition)
    $22.38

Also RecommendedAvailable In

1. Scales and Arpeggios

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  • Bassoon Scales, Arpeggios & Exercises Grades 1–8, from 2017 (Trinity College London)
    $12.57

2. Sight Reading

Available In

  • Sound at Sight Bassoon Grades 1-8 (Trinity College London)
    $8.17

3. Aural Tests

Available In

  • Aural Tests Book 2, from 2017 (Grades 6–8) (+ 2 CDs) (Trinity College London)
    $15.08