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Board:Trinity College London
Syllabus:Viola 2016-2019
Grade:8
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. Prelude (1st movt from Suite no. 2 in D minor)
J S Bach
2. Romance in F
Beethoven
3. Theme and Variations (except nos. 2 & 4)
Beethoven
4. Largo (1st movt) and Allegro alla militaire (2nd movt) from Sonata no. 3 in G for Viola
Boccherini
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5. Lamentevole and Balletto from Invention op. 10 no. 6
Bonporti
6. Vivace (4th movt from Sonata in F minor op. 120 no. 1)
Brahms
7. Rondeau Allegretto (3rd movt from Sonata in D)
Brunetti
8. Allegro molto (3rd movt from Concerto in B minor)
Handel
9. Theme with Variations (except nos. 3 & 5) from Divertimento in D K334
Mozart
10. Rondeau (3rd movt from Concerto in Bb)
Stamitz
Group BAvailable In
1. Serenade (3rd movt from Harold in Italy)
Berlioz
2. There is a Willow Grows Aslant a Brook
Bridge
3. Morpheus
R Clarke
4. Elegy op. 24 (arr. Katims)
Fauré
5. Allegretto poco mosso (4th movt from Sonata in D major)
Franck
6. La Parisienne, no. 4 from Quatre Visages
Milhaud
7. 3rd movt from Concertino for Viola
Rivier
8. Allegro moderato (1st movt from Arpeggione Sonata in A minor D281)
Schubert
9. Romance
Svendsen
10. Aria (Cantilena), no. 5 from Bachianas Brasilieras
Villa-Lobos
Orchestral extractsAvailable In
1. Variationen über ein Thema von Joseph Haydn [Variation 4], page 17 (entire extract)
Brahms
1. Don Juan, page 40 (first 7 lines of extract)
Strauss
2. Symphonie classique [4. Satz], page 34 (from beginning of extract to 1st note of fig. 70)
Prokofjew
2. Sinfonie Nr. 6 [1. Satz], page 42 (bars 19 to 23 and bars 32 to 38)
Tschaikowsky
3. Divertimento [3. Satz], page 8 (bars 192 to 221 and bars 460 to 475)
Bartók
3. Sinfonie Nr. 3 [1. Satz], page 15 (bars 187 to 201)
Brahms
Also RecommendedAvailable In
1. Scales, Arpeggios & Studies
2. Sight Reading
3. Aural Tests