This book contains the sight reading examination piano pieces for grade 2 of the Trinity Guildhall examinations.
Contains all the technical requirements for ABRSM Grades 1-8 and provides notes on the forms of articulation required and lists recommended speeds.
Level Two, continues at the same pace as Level One, expanding range, scale study, rhythms, technique, and ensemble playing. As well as classical, world music, and patriotic pieces, there are 11 popular standard songs, including: * Chitty Chitty Bang Bang * Sleigh Ride * A Trumpeter's Lullaby * The Little Drummer Boy * Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas * I'd Like to Teach the World to Sing * The Syncopated Clock * We're Off to See the Wizard * The Merry-Go-Round Broke Down * Theme from Star Wars The two commissioned performance pieces are Celtic Air and Dance by Elliot del Borgo, and Destiny by Larry Clark. This book combines the percussion book (snare drum, bass drum, and auxiliary percussion) on left hand pages, and keyboard percussion on right hand pages.
Music moves through time; it is not static. In order to appreciate music wemust remember what sounds happened, and anticipate what sounds might comenext. This book takes you on a journey of music from past to present, from the Middle Ages to the Baroque Period to the 20th century and beyond!
A collection that brings enthusiasm to learning the flute and provides an alternative for those pupils who are working towards, or have completed Grade 1. It includes pieces that offer suggested fingering, dynamics and tempo together with technical tips, performance notes and an effective piano accompaniment.
This is a collection of progressive studies for unaccompanied flute. The studies aim to explore different aspects of the flautist's technique through the grades and include a mix of articulations, speeds, time signatures and rhythms to provide a varied repertoire. Book 1 contains 30 studies.
The Chester Flute Anthology presents 14 popular works for Flute with Piano accompaniment. The selected works are taken from the major exam board syllabuses, spanning Grades 5 to 8 and beyond. As well as the joint piano and flute score, a dedicated flute score is included along with performance notes by Trevor Wye. The tracks included are: - Sonatina for Recorder and Piano, Op. 41 [Malcolm Arnold] - Sonata No. 6, BWV 1035 [J. S. Bach] - Six Tunes for the Instruction of Singing-Birds [Richard Rodney Bennett] - Sonata for Flute and Piano, Op. 97 [Lennox Berkeley] - Cinq Chansons sur des Themes Japonais pour Flute et Piano [Eugéne Bozza] - Syrinx [Claude Debuss] - Fantasie, Op.79 [Gabriel Fauré] - Suite de Trois Morceaux [Benjamin Godard] - Tambourin [François-Joseph Gossec] - First Sonata for Flute and Piano [Bohuslav Martinů] - Flute Concerto in D Major, K. 314 [W. A. Mozart] - Sonata For Flute and Piano [Francis Poulenc] - Vocalise, Op. 34 No. 14 [Sergei Rachmaninov] - Aria [Albert Roussel]
Time Pieces is an exciting new series of repertoire which explores the wealth of music written from the sixteenth century to the present day. The pieces are presented chronologically within each volume and all include the year in which they were written to give a sense of the different styles of music through time.
Prints all the scales and arpeggios required for ABRSM Grades 1-8 giving recommended minimum speeds and notes on the new forms of articulation required.