ABRSM Violin Exam Pieces 2016-2019, Grade 8
This album contains nine pieces from ABRSM’s 2016–2019 Grade 8 Violin syllabus.
- three pieces from each of Lists A, B and C
- appealing and varied repertoire
- carefully edited and clearly presented throughout
- helpful information about the pieces and the exam
- The three CDs feature performances of all syllabus pieces by leadingconcert performers Pavlo Beznosiuk, Lucy Gould and Alexandra Wood.
- Adagio: 1st movt from Sonata No. 1 in G minor for Solo Violin, BWV 1001 [Johann Sebastian Bach]
- Allegro moderato: 1st movt from Concerto in G, Hob VIIa/4 [Joseph Haydn]
- Preludio and Corrente: 1st an d 2nd movts from Sonata in C minor, RV 6 [Antonio Vivaldi]
- Allegretto grazioso: 3rd movt from Sonata in A, Op. 100 [Johannes Brahms]
- Scherzo: No. 2 from Three Pieces, Op. 42 [Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky]
- Obertass: No. 1 from Two Mazurkas, Op. 19 [Henryk Wieniawski]
- Hoe-Down from Rodeo [Aaron Copland]
- Romance [Helen Grime]
- Full Fathom Five: No. 1 from On the Fiddle [Michael Nyman]