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Syllabus:Bassoon 2014–2017

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Pieces (select one from each list)

List AAvailable In
1. Rise and Shine!
2. The Carousel
3. See-saw
4. Serenade (from Op. 125)
5. Chorus (from Paris and Helen)
6. Menuet du Tambourin
Jacques Hotteterre
7. Youth's the Season Made for Joys
8. Waltz
9. The Little Drummer Boy
Trad. Czech
List BAvailable In
1. In the Limelight!
Carol Barratt
2. Slow Waltz or Allegro or Philippa's Tune: No. 1 or No. 2 or No. 4 from Four Easy Pieces
John Burness
3. Catchy Toon or Croonin' 'oon: No. 3 or No. 6 from 25 Fun Moments for Bassoon
Colin Cowles
4. Lament
Russell Denwood
5. Ceilidh
A. Macbeth
6. Rock Steady or Eva's Tango
Graham Lyons
7. When I got out of bed
Peter Maxwell Davies
8. Rondo
Graham Sheen
9. Russian Folksong
List CAvailable In
1. Study No. 9 (Folk Tune) or Study No. 12 (Czech Folk Tune) or Study No. 16 (Minuet)
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2. Mind the Gap: from Out of Character
Colin Cowles
3. Power House or Blue Bop: No. 2 or No. 4 from 16 Characteristic Studies
James Rae
4. Study Hymn
5. Study Hymn St. Denio
Trad. Welsh
6. The Blue Danube or Water Music: No. 55 or No. 61 from Starter Studies for Bassoon
arr. Philip Sparke
7. Study in A minor or Study in A minor
Also RecommendedAvailable In
1. Scales & Arpeggios
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2. Sight Reading Tests
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3. Preparation for the Aural Tests