The ABRSM Violin Exam Pieces Grade 2 Score, Part & CD contains nine pieces from ABRSM's Grade 2 Violin syllabus for 2016-2019, three pieces chosen from each of Lists A, B and C. These pieces have been carefully selected to offer an appealing and also varied repertoire. Hence creating a collection that provides a balanced programme for both exam or concert work. Furthermore, each volume also includes helpful footnotes and syllabus information all carefully edited and clearly presented throughout.
The CD features performances of all syllabus pieces ABRSM examiners Simon Jones and Hilary Sturt.
In addition play along piano tracks are also included for use when practicing.
Song Contents List:
Sarabanda: 3rd movt from Sonata in E minor, Op. 5 No. 8 (Arcangelo Corelli)
German Dance, Hob. IX/12 No.4 (Joseph Haydn)
Rigaudon (Classical and Romantic Pieces Book 1) (Henry Purcell)
Afloat: from The Fiddler's Nursery (Adam Carse)
L√§ndler (Carl Reinecke)
The Flower of the Quern (The Ceilidh Collection) (James Scott Skinner)
Song from the Show (Fiddle Time Sprinters) (Kathy Blackwell / David Blackwell)
An Important Person (Dorothy Howell)
Si Ji Ge (Song of the Four Seasons) (Raymond Yiu)
In addition to the pieces, those preparing for exams will also require the ABRSM Violin Grade 2 Scales & Arpeggios book. Finally, you may be interested in Specimen Sight-Reading Tests and Specimen Aural Tests to help with these practical tests which are also part of the exam.