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Syllabus:Oboe 2014–2017

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List AAvailable In
1. Gavotte (from Fifth French Suite)
J. S. Bach
2. Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring (from Cantata No. 147)
J. S. Bach
3. Adagio (KV Anh. 94, 580a)
4. Andante: 1st movt from Sonata in C
5. Preludio and Allemanda: 1st and 2nd movts from Concerto
Corelli arr. Barbirolli
6. Adagio and Vivace: 1st and 4th movts from Sonata in E minor
7. Allegro: 1st movt from Sonata in Bb, HWV 357 (Fitzwilliam)
8. Amoroso and Vivace: 3rd and 4th movts from Sonata in F, HoWV XI.1
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9. Adagio and Minuetto: 3rd and 4th movts from Sonata in G, Op. 13 No. 4
G. Sammartini
List BAvailable In
1. Chanson bohème (from Carmen)
2. Simple Gifts or Fanfare for the Common Man
3. Orientale (from Kaleydoskop)
4. Clair de lune (from Suite bergamasque)
5. Andantino
6. Red Hot Polka or Tango for Two: No. 1 or No. 4 from Have Oboe, Will Travel
Richard Kershaw
7. The Little Rascal: No. 2 from Two Pictures
Marco Pütz
8. Waltz or Neapolitan Song
9. Sliding Doors or Falling: from After Hours for Oboe
Pam Wedgwood
List CAvailable In
1. Different Noodles or Groovy Baby: from Horizons for solo oboe
John Barrett
2. Study in D
Paul Harris
3. Study in G (P. 24 No. 14) or Study in G minor (P. 29 No. 10): from Elementary Method for Oboe
4. Small Town Swing: from The Good-Tempered Oboe
Mike Mower
5. Pole Vault or High Jump: No. 7 or No. 9 from Track and Field for Oboe
James Rae
6. Après-Ski Waltz: from 35 Melodic Studies for Oboe
Graham Salter
7. Adagio: 3rd movt from Fantasia No. 2 in A minor, TWV 40:3
Also RecommendedAvailable In
1. Scales & Arpeggios
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2. Sight Reading Tests
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3. Preparation for the Aural Tests