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Board:Trinity College London
Syllabus:Oboe 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. 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. Sonatina, 1st movt: Leggiero and 2nd movt: Andante con moto
Arnold
2. Sonata in G minor, 1st movt
J S Bach
3. Concerto in Eb, 2nd movt
Bellini
4. Sonatina, 1st movt OR 2nd and 3rd movts
Berkeley
5. Boleros — Rondo Espagnol
Döring
6. Showpiece
Dring
7. Soliloquy
Elgar
8. Légende Pastorale
Godard
9. Sarabande & Allegro
Grovlez
10. Sonata in G minor, HWV 364a, 1st AND 2nd movts
Handel
11. Concerto no. 3 in G minor, 1st AND 2nd movts
Handel
12. Orientale
Harty
13. Concerto in C, 1st movt
Haydn
14. Siciliana
Head
15. Sonatina, 1st and 2nd movts OR 3rd and 4th movts
Jacob
16. Concerto in F, op. 52, 3rd movt: Rondo
Krommer
17. Concerto no. 1 in D minor, 1st movt
Lebrun
18. Concerto in C minor, 1st and 2nd movts OR 2nd and 3rd movts
Marcello
19. Concerto in C, K. 314 (285d), 1st movt
Mozart
20. Oboe Quartet in F major, K. 370, 1st movt
Mozart
21. Sonata, 1st movt
Poulenc
22. Sonata in C op. 100, 1st movt: con moto
Rubbra
23. Sonata, op. 166, 2nd OR 3rd movt
Saint-Saëns
24. Concerto in Bb, 1st movt
Stamitz
25. Sonata in C minor, RV 53, 3rd movt AND 4th movt: Allegro
Vivaldi
26. Concertino in C
Weber
Group B (unaccompanied)Available In
1. No. 62, p. 36 OR no. 66, p. 39 OR no. 28, p. 16 (from J S Bach Difficult Passages)
J S Bach
2. No. 2 (from Fantasy Pieces)
Bourgeois
3. Niobe and Narcissus
Britten
4. Circle of Memories
Carlson
5. Summer’s Lease, any two movements
Chandler
6. Study no. 25 OR Study no. 38
Ferling
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7. Study no. 74
Harris
8. Study no. 77
Luft
9. Dop Dop Doobah, no. 44
Mower
10. Celebration
Reade
11. Fantasia no. 7, 1st AND 2nd movts
Telemann
Cor AnglaisAvailable In
Sonata, any two contrasting movements
Marcello
Orchestral extractsAvailable In
1. Der Rosenkavalier, 2. Aufzug [Rosenüberreichung] (5 bars before figure 30 to 2nd bar of figure 31, and from Etwas fliessender after figure 33 to 2 bars before figure 37)
Strauss
1. Pulcinella Suite, II Serenata (beginning of extract to 1st bar of figure 10)
Stravinsky
2. Sinfonie Nr. 3 ‘Schottische’, 2. Satz (entire extract)
Mendelssohn
2. Rigoletto, 3. Akt 7. Szene (omit last 2 bars, no repeats)
Verdi
3. Bilder einer Ausstellung, III Les Tuileries (entire extract)
Moussorgsky
3. Le Tombeau de Couperin, Prélude (entire extract)
Ravel
4. Klavierkonzert G-Dur, 2. Satz (figure 6 to 1st bar of figure 9) [for Cor Anglais]
Ravel
Also RecommendedAvailable In
1. Scales, Arpeggios and Exercises
2. Sight Reading
3. Aural Tests