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Board:Trinity College London
Syllabus:Oboe 2017-2020
Grade:6

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. Candidates may replace one group A or group B piece with one cor anglais item.

Pieces (select one from each list)

Group AAvailable In
1. Sinfonia from BWV 156
J S Bach
2. Couvre Feu
Barthe
3. Sonata in C, 1st movt and 2nd movt
Besozzi
4. The Watermill
Binge
5. Sonata in G, 1st movt: Preludio — Largo
Boni
6. Polonaise
Cherubini
7. The Little Shepherd
Debussy
8. Polka
Dring
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9. Danza Gaya
Dring
10. Sonata in E minor, either 1st and 2nd movts OR 3rd and 4th movts
Geminiani
11. Concerto no. 1 in Bb, 1st movt: Adagio and 2nd movt: Allegro
Handel
12. Sonatina, 2nd movt
Jacob
13. Scherzo Rondoso
Keech
14. Devil’s Dance
Knight
15. Sonata in E minor op. 5 no. 1, 1st and 2nd movts
Loeillet de Gant
16. Gabriel's Oboe from The Mission
Morricone
17. Adagio K. 280 OR Andante K. 545
Mozart
18. Rhapsody
Nicholas
19. Romance
Nielsen
20. Carnival Time OR Hunting the Haggis
Parker
21. Dance
Rowley
22. Sonata in G, 1st movt and 2nd movt
Sammartini
23. Ave Maria, op. 52/6
Schubert
24. Folksong
Warren
Group B (unaccompanied)Available In
1. No. 27, p. 15 OR no. 57, p. 32 (from J S Bach Difficult Passages)
J S Bach
2. Scala Polka, p. 14
Beekum
3. Study no. 52
Blatt
4. Study no. 27, p. 16
Hinke
5. Limerick
Jacob
6. No. 24 (from 24 Melodic Studies)
Lyons
7. Tectonic Groove, no. 27
Mower
8. Study no. 56
Pietzch
9. Bird Movements
Reade
10. Candlelight
Woolfenden
Cor AnglaisAvailable In
Ophelia and Puck
Harris
Walking Tune
Trad. Swedish (arr. Perkins)
Orchestral extractsAvailable In
1. Sinfonie Nr. 3 ‘Eroica’, 2. Satz Marcia funebre (bars 8–56)
Beethoven
1. Cavalleria rusticana, Nr. 5 Romanze (bars 1–44)
Mascagni
2. Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, Vorspiel (bars 122–134)
Wagner
2. Der Freischütz, 2. Aufzug Ariette des Ännchen (bars 1–26)
Weber
3. Die verkaufte Braut, 1. Akt 4. Szene Quartett (entire extract)
Smetana
3. Aida, 1. Akt 1. Szene Romanze des Radames (entire extract)
Verdi
4. Sinfonie Nr. 9, 2. Satz Largo (entire extract) [for Cor Anglais]
Dvorák
Also RecommendedAvailable In
1. Scales, Arpeggios and Exercises
2. Sight Reading
3. Aural Tests