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Board:Trinity College London
Syllabus:Double Bass 2016-2019
Grade:5

Three pieces are to be played, at least one from each group, 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. Ombra mai fù
Handel
2. 2nd movt: Maestoso
Hauta–aho
3. Lullaby
Hauta-Aho
4. The Jolly Dutchman
Isaac
5. Mazurka, no. 2
Kelly
6. Pompola
Martin
7. Romance sans Paroles
Mendelssohn
8. Demetrius
Merle
9. A Gaelic Melody, no. 11
Minkler
10. Spanish Dance no. 2 op. 12
Moszkowski
11. Sonatina for Double Bass, 2nd movt: Quodlibet
Pitfield
12. Le bon barbu rond
Proust
13. Rondeau
Purcell
14. Basso und Picco, no. 11
Regner
15. Stars, No Moon
Trad.
Group BAvailable In
1. Sweet Georgia Brown
Bernie/Pinkard/Casey
2. Cool from West Side Story
Bernstein
3. Cuban Rumba
Carroll
4. German Dance
Dittersdorf
5. Russian Sailor’s Dance
Glière
6. A Dog’s Life: Dog Tired and The Great Tail Chase
Nicks
7. Faster than you think!, no. 1
Osborne
8. Sonata in D op. 3 no. 2, 1st movt: Allegretto
Paxton
9. Mazurka
Rimsky-Korsakov
10. Un Bal
Steibelt
11. Double Trouble
Turner
12. Teddy Bears, no. 4
Wood
Also RecommendedAvailable In
1. Scales, Arpeggios and Studies
2. Sight Reading
3. Aural Tests