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Board:Trinity College London
Syllabus:Jazz Clarinet 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. One or two of these must be a piece containing improvisation. Instead of one piece, candidates may offer an own composition.

Pieces (select one from each list)

Group A (accompanied)Available In
1. Where is Love?
Bart
2. The Hungry Blues OR Nestor Leaps In
Bennett
3. No. 2 OR no. 5 (from November Blues)
Cornick
4. Satin Doll
Ellington & Strayhorn
5. They Can’t Take That Away From Me
Gershwin
6. Casa Mia [with CD track 25] OR Creepin’ Down the Alley [with improv.]
Hamer
7. Tuxedo Junction
Hawkins/Johnson/Dash
8. Charleston
Johnson
9. All That Jazz
Kander/Ebb
10. Cabaret
Kander/Ebb
11. Who’s got the Answer?
Miles
12. Sicilienne OR Blues Choose
Miles/Wilson
13. Shoehorn Blues
Norton
14. Bygone Blues
Rae
15. Mr Big
Rae
16. The Operator
Rae
17. Lullaby of Birdland, p. 27 [with CD track 28]
Weiss & Shearing
18. Chicago Sidewalk OR Las Vegas Casino [with CD track 8, alt. ending for improv.]
A Wilson
19. Helen
J Wilson
20. Joe’s New Words
J Wilson
21. Module 3: A OR B OR C
J Wilson
Group B (unaccompanied)Available In
1. Ragtime, Study no. 21
Lyons
2. Hangin' Around OR Maybe
R Purcell
3. Slow Motion, no. 7
Rae
4. Destination Waltz OR Clarinet Un-Plugged
Rae
5. No. 13 (from Easy Jazz Singles)
Stokes
6. Minor Feel OR Latin
J Wilson
Also RecommendedAvailable In
1. Scales, Arpeggios and Exercises
2. Sight Reading
3. Aural Tests