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Board:Trinity College London
Syllabus:Saxophone (Alto/Baritone) 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.

Pieces (select one from each list)

Group AAvailable In
1. Rhapsody in Waltz Time
Agay
2. Sonata, 1st movt and 2nd movt
Bedard
3. Pulcinella
Bozza
4. La plus que lente
Debussy
5. Serenade op. 33
Demersseman
6. Jeux de Vagues
Demillac
7. Jivers, no. 1
Foster
8. Any three dances from Cinq danses exotiques
Françaix
9. Ballade and Ronde
Gallois- Montbrun
10. Sarabande et Allegro
Grovlez
11. Concertante
Grundman
12. Concertino
Guilhaud
13. Blues Concerto for Alto Sax, 1st movt: Allegro OR 3rd movt: Allegro con brio
Holcombe
14. Etude no. 9 OR Etude no. 15
Koechlin
15. Braziliera
Milhaud
16. Sonata for Alto Saxophone & Piano, 1st movt: Drammatico OR 3rd movt: With vigor
Nelson
17. Elegy, no. 2 and Alla Burlesca, no. 3
Richardson
18. Hot-Sonate for Alto Saxophone, 1st and 2nd movts
Schulhoff
19. Sonatine Sportive, 2nd movt: Mi-temps and 3rd movt: Course
Tcherepnin
20. Schwarzer Tänzer
Wood
21. Contrastes
Zalba
Group B (unaccompanied)Available In
1. Oxford Street
Bennett
2. Squaring the Circle, no. 17
Buckland
3. Gigue, no. 16
Dubois
4. Study no. 18, Set Piece
Horch
5. Monolog
Hummel
6. Study no. 48 and Study no. 49
Lacour
7. Eddie, no. 2
Lopez-Real
8. No. 3 OR 4 OR 8 from 32 études
Loyon
9. Rhapsody in Waltz time
Mashima
10. Horizontal Hold, no. 43
Mower
11. No. 33: A Recurring Theme (8) OR No. 38: Hectic Beatnik
Mower
12. No. 35: Duckin’ and Divin’
Rae
13. Study no. 15, See-Saw
Tweed
14. I Sleep at Waking
I Wilson
15. Sahasrara
J Wilson
16. Study no. 19, Balletico
Wood
StudyAvailable In
1. No. 45 OR no. 46 (from 48 Studies op. 31)
Ferling
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2. No. 15 OR no. 16 (from Saxtudes)
Wilson
3. Devil’s Brew
Rae
Also RecommendedAvailable In
1. Scales and Arpeggios
2. Sight Reading
3. Aural Tests