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Board:Trinity College London
Syllabus:Viola 2016-2019
Grade:7

Three pieces are to be played, at least one from each group, to form a balanced programme. Instead of one item, candidates may offer their own composition.

Pieces (select one from each list)

Group AAvailable In
1. Allegro molto ma maestoso (1st movt from Concerto in C minor)
J C Bach
2. Allemande (2nd movt from Suite no. 1 in G)
J S Bach
3. Bourrées 1 & 2 from Suite no. 3
J S Bach
4. No. 3 in F (from Hungarian Dances nos. 1 & 3)
Brahms
5. Allegro and Double (from La Chambor)
D'Hervelois
6. Adagio (2nd movt from Arpeggione Sonata in A minor D281)
Schubert
7. 1st movt from Märchenbilder (Fairytale Pictures) op. 113
Schumann
8. Adagio (2nd movt from Concerto in D op. 1)
Stamitz
9. Allegro moderato (2nd movt from Sonata in G)
Vivaldi
10. Rêverie
Wieniawski
Group BAvailable In
1. Swing Caprice
Bass
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2. Pensiero
Bridge
3. Passacaglia on an Old English Tune
R Clarke
4. Blues Variations
Cowles
5. Pavane
Fauré
6. No. 2 (from Three Preludes)
Gershwin
7. Meditation (from Nobilissima Visione)
Hindemith
8. Vocalise op. 34 no. 14
Rachmaninov
9. Gymnopédie no. 1
Satie
10. Prelude from Group 1 (from Suite for Viola)
Vaughan Williams
Orchestral extractsAvailable In
1. Römischer Karneval [Ouvertüre], page 12 (opening of extract to 1st note of penultimate line)
Berlioz
1. Die Hochzeit des Figaro [Ouvertüre], page 32 (entire extract)
Mozart
2. Sinfonie Nr. 5 [3. Satz: Scherzo], page 27 (entire extract)
Mahler
2. Ein Sommernachtstraum [1. Satz: Scherzo], page 29 (bars 70 to 93 and bars 135 to 138)
Mendelssohn
3. Ouvertüre zu ‘Coriolan’, page 11 (bars 100 to 114)
Beethoven
3. Sinfonie Nr. 4 [4. Satz], page 36 (bars 85-113)
Schubert
Also RecommendedAvailable In
1. Scales, Arpeggios & Studies
2. Sight Reading
3. Aural Tests