The ABRSM Violin Exam Pieces Grade 5 Score, Part & CD contains nine pieces from ABRSM's Grade 5 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 recorded by former ABRSM scholars
Benjamin Baker and Katie Stillman, young concert artist Magdalena Loth-Hill,
and jazz violinist Christian Garrick.
In addition play along piano tracks are also included for use when practicing.
Song Contents List:
Andante: 3rd movt from Sonata in B minor Johann Sebastian Bach
Allegro: 4th movt from Sonata in E, HWV 373 George Frideric Handel
Ground after the Scotch Humour Nicola Matteis
The Holy Boy John Ireland
Rondino on a theme of Beethoven Fritz Kreisler
Romance from 'The Gadfly' Dmitry Shostakovich
Dream Gordon Kerry
Bathwater Blues Malcolm Miles
Intermezzo (from H√°ry J√°nos) Zolt√°n Kod√°ly
In addition to the pieces, those preparing for exams will also require the ABRSM Violin Grade 5 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.