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Board:Trinity College London
Syllabus:Clarinet 2017-2020
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. One Eb clarinet or bass clarinet item may be selected.

Pieces (select one from each list)

Group AAvailable In
1. Andante-Scherzo
Pierne
2. Sonata in Eb, op. 120 no. 2, 1st movt: Allegro amabile
Brahms
3. Sonatina, 3rd movt
Horovitz
4. Sonata for Clarinet & Piano, 4th movt
Lyons
5. Sonata, 3rd movt
Poulenc
6. Concerto no. 1 in F minor, op. 73, 1st movt: Allegro
Weber
7. Clarinet Concerto no. 2, 3rd movt
Arnold
8. Sonatina, 1st movt: Allegro con brio
Arnold
9. Sonata for Clarinet and Piano, 1st movt: Allegro moderato
Bowen
10. Sonata in F minor, op. 120 no. 1, 1st movt: Allegro appassionato
Brahms
11. Sonata in Bb, 1st movt OR 2nd movt
Cooke
12. Concerto no. 3 in Bb, op. 11, 1st movt: Allegro risoluto
Crusell
13. Fughetta
Finzi
14. Sarabande & Allegro
Grovlez
15. Fantasy, no. 3
McCabe
16. Sonata in Eb, Adagio AND Allegro moderato
Mendelssohn
17. Sonatine, 1st movt
Milhaud
18. Concerto K. 622, 1st movt: Allegro OR 3rd movt: Rondo-Allegro
Mozart
19. Time Pieces, op. 43, 1st movt
Muczynski
20. Andante Scherzo
Pierné
21. Sonata in re, 1st movt
Rota
22. Sonata, op. 167, 4th movt: Molto allegro
Saint-Saëns
23. Concerto no. 1 in C minor, op. 26, 3rd movt: Rondo
Spohr
24. Grand Duo Concertant, op. 48, 1st movt
Weber
25. Peregi Verbunk
Weiner
26. Fantasia Concertante [for Eb Clarinet]
Lecail
27. Sonata for Eb Clarinet, 3rd movt: Jig [for Eb Clarinet]
Osborn
28. Ballade [for Bass Clarinet]
Bozza
29. Elégie, op. 24 [for Bass Clarinet]
Fauré
Group B (unaccompanied)Available In
1. Scherzo and Trio
Jacob
2. No. 3 (from Three Pieces for Clarinet)
Stravinsky
3. Study no. 16
Uhl
4. Fantasy
Arnold
5. Corrente, no. 8
J S Bach, trans. Giampieri
6. Sonatina for Solo Clarinet, 1st movt
R R Bennett
7. No. 3 (from Three Pieces for Clarinet)
Berkeley
8. No. 13 OR no. 16 (from 30 Caprices for Clarinet)
Cavalinni
9. Sonata de Camera, 2nd AND 3rd movts
Harris
10. I Got Rhythm
Harvey
11. Hommage a M. de Falla
Kovács
12. Actaeons, no. 3
Matthews
13. Raga Music, nos. 1, 3, 6 and 7
Mayer
14. Lifar
Paubon
15. No. 31: Nasty! OR No. 33: Sassaiolo OR No. 37: Mr Pritchard’s Bad Hair Day
Rae
16. Hocus Pocus, no. 38
Rae
17. Waters on a Starry Night, no. 2
Roxburgh
18. No. 2 OR no. 4 (from Artie Shaw's Jazz Technic Book 2)
Shaw
19. Zoltán Kodály Galánta Dances, no. 14
Thurston
20. Study no. 2 [for Eb Clarinet]
Uhl
21. Syrinx [for Bass Clarinet]
Debussy
Orchestral extractsAvailable In
1. Sinfonie Nr. 6, 2. Satz (entire extract)
Beethoven
1. Tänze aus Galanta (bars 31–49)
Kodály
2. Sinfonie Nr. 6, 1. Satz (bars 476–492)
Beethoven
2. Ein Sommernachtstraum, Scherzo (bars 222-385, 1st clarinet part)
Mendelssohn
3. Peter und der Wolf (entire extract)
Prokofieff
3. Scheherazade, 3. Satz (entire extract)
Rimsky-Korsakoff
4. Symphonie fantastique, 5. Satz (bars 40–64) [for Eb Clarinet]
Berlioz
4. Don Quixote (entire extract) [for Bass Clarinet]
Strauss
Also RecommendedAvailable In
1. Scales and Arpeggios
2. Sight Reading
3. Aural Tests