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Syllabus:Bassoon 2014–2017

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List AAvailable In
1. Theme and Variation (from Sonatina No. 3)
2. O Waly, Waly (The Water is Wide)
Trad. Scottish
3. Rigaudon (from Suite, Op. 40)
4. Aria 'O Isis and Osiris'
5. Fanfarnetto
Russell Denwood
6. Santa's Little Helpers (Op. 15 No. 2)
7. Minuet (from 12 German Dances, Hob. IX/10)
8. Song
9. Welsh Folk Song 1
List BAvailable In
1. Cairo Carnival or Lullaby: from Just for Fun! Bassoon
Keith Bartlett
2. Afternoon Song or Bassoon Street Blues: No. 9 or No. 12 from 25 Fun Moments for Bassoon
Colin Cowles
3. Lullaby or Postlude: No. 3 or No. 4 from Bassoon Bagatelles
Ronald Hanmer
4. Vivace: No. 5 from Five Ballads
5. Spring Carol or Vauxhall Gardens
Graham Lyons
6. Sundown: from In the Groove for Bassoon
James Rae
7. A Policeman's Lot (from The Pirates of Penzance)
8. Buonaparty
Vaughan Williams
9. Easy Tiger or Hot Chilli: from Really Easy Jazzin' About for Bassoon
Pam Wedgwood
List CAvailable In
1. Minuet
J. S. Bach
2. The Pulsator: from Out of Character
Colin Cowles
3. Light Study
Russell Denwood
4. Swinging Janos or Little Red Mug: from Jazz FX for Bassoon
Dave Gale
5. Study No. 27 (Allegro)
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6. Inter-Galactic March or Slow Coach or Enchanted Waltz: No. 5 or No. 6 or No. 13 from 16 Characteristic Studies for Bassoon
James Rae
7. Study in A minor or Study in C: from Bassoon Studies, Op. 8, Vol. 1
Also RecommendedAvailable In
1. Scales & Arpeggios
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2. Sight Reading Tests
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3. Preparation for the Aural Tests