ABRSM Violin Exam Pieces Grade 3 Score, Part & CD contains nine pieces from ABRSM's Grade 3 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 and jazz violinist Christian Garrick.
In addition play along piano tracks are also included for use when practicing.
Song Contents List:
Pastime with Good Company Henry VIII
Polonaise, from 12 Duos, K. 487 (Classical and Romantic Pieces, Book 2) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Presto: 3rd movt from Sonatina No. 6 in F, TWV 41:F1 Georg Philipp Telemann
Over the Rainbow Edgar Yipsel Harburg / Harold Arlen
Theme and Variation (Variazioni di Bravura on Caprice No. 24) Nicol√≤ Paganini
The Lark in the Clear Air (Irish Tunes Vol. 2) Trad. Irish
Pig Ankle (American Old Time Fiddle Tunes) Trad. American
America, from West Side Story (Making the Grade, Violin, Grade 3) Leonard Bernstein
The Folk from the Mountain (The French Fiddler) Trad. French
In addition to the pieces, those preparing for exams will also require the ABRSM Violin Grade 3 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.