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Treble Recorder 1 Treble Recorder

Treble Recorder Grade 1 exams consist of three pieces, chosen by the candidate from the appropriate lists in the current syllabus, scales and broken chords, sight-reading and aural tests.

Total marks in all individual Practical exams are 150. 100 marks are required to achieve Pass, 120 marks to pass with Merit and 130 marks to pass with Distinction.

Treble Recorder Grade 1 (2018-2021)

Pieces

Three pieces: one chosen by the candidate from each of the three Lists, A, B and C - 30 marks each

List A

No. Composer Piece information Publication(s)
1 J. S. Bach
arr. Bergmann
A Christmas Song
Concert Repertoire for Recorder
Faber

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2 Handel
arr. Bergmann
Gavotte
Concert Repertoire for Recorder
Faber

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3 Naudot
arr. Bergmann
Babiole
Concert Repertoire for Recorder
Faber

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4 Blow
arr. Hooker
Air
Easy Baroque Repertoire, arr. Hooker
Peacock Press (P 200)

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5 Haydn
arr. Bennetts and Bowman
Poco adagio
from String Quartet, 'Emperor', Op. 76 No. 3
Time Pieces for Treble/Alto Recorder, Vol. 1, arr. Bennetts and Bowman
ABRSM

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6 Lully
arr. Bullard
Minuet
Time Pieces for Treble/Alto Recorder, Vol. 1, arr. Bennetts and Bowman
ABRSM

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7 Shield
arr. Bullard
The Ploughboy
from The Farmer
Time Pieces for Treble/Alto Recorder, Vol. 1, arr. Bennetts and Bowman
ABRSM

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8 Susato
arr. Rosenberg
Ronde 'Mon amy'
No. 2 from The Renaissance Recorder (Treble), arr. Rosenberg
Boosey & Hawkes (BH 2100249)

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9 Trad. Irish
arr. Haughton
Cockles and Mussels
Don't You Just Love These Tunes for Treble Recorder, arr. Haughton
Kevin Mayhew (3612202)

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10 Trad. Welsh
arr. da Costa
All Through the Night
(observing repeat)
Treble Recorder Medley
Cramer (90658)

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List B

No. Composer Piece information Publication(s)
1 Walter Bergmann Pony Trot
Concert Repertoire for Recorder
Faber

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2 Curtin, Barbera and Hanna
arr. Haughton
Theme
from The Flintstones
Don't You Just Love These Tunes for Treble Recorder, arr. Haughton
Kevin Mayhew (3612202)

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3 Gilkyson
arr. Lawrance
The Bare Necessities
from The Jungle Book
Winner Scores All for Treble Recorder, arr. Lawrance
Brass Wind (0323)

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Piano accomp. published separately as Winner Scores All for Treble Recorder, Piano accompaniment, arr. Lawrance
Brass Wind (0323PA)
4 Alan Haughton Cool It! Or Calm Seas
from Fun Club for Treble Recorder, Grade 0‒1
Alan Haughton: Fun Club for Treble Recorder, Grade 0‒1
Kevin Mayhew (3611856)

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5 A. Ridout Lingering by the Wayside Or Stepping Out Along a Road
No. 2 Or No. 6 from A Day in the Country for Treble Recorder
A. Ridout: A Day in the Country for Treble Recorder
ABRSM

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6 Schubert
arr. Bennetts and Bowman
Entr'acte
from Rosamunde, D. 797
Time Pieces for Treble/Alto Recorder, Vol. 1, arr. Bennetts and Bowman
ABRSM

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7 Schumann
arr. Bullard
Melody
No. 1 from Album for the Young, Op. 68
(observing repeats)
Time Pieces for Treble/Alto Recorder, Vol. 1, arr. Bennetts and Bowman
ABRSM

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8 Trad. English
arr. Lawrance
Drunken Sailor
Winners Galore for Treble Recorder, arr. Lawrance
Brass Wind (0329)

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Piano accomp. published separately as Winners Galore for Treble Recorder, Piano accompaniment, arr. Lawrance
Brass Wind (0329PA)
9 Trad. English
arr. Lawrance
Portsmouth
Winners Galore for Treble Recorder, arr. Lawrance
Brass Wind (0329)

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Piano accomp. published separately as Winners Galore for Treble Recorder, Piano accompaniment, arr. Lawrance
Brass Wind (0329PA)
10 Trad. Jamaican
arr. da Costa
Sly Mongoose
Treble Recorder Medley
Cramer (90658)

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List C

No. Composer Piece information Publication(s)
1 Sally Adams Study No. 1 Or Study No. 2
Treble Recorder Studies, Book 1
Cramer (90676)

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2 Anon. No. 3
from Tunes for the Canary Bird
The Bird Fancyer's Delight
Schott (ED 10442)

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No. 82 from Altblockflöten-Solobuch
Schott (ED 21796)

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3 Anon. No. 1
from Tunes for the Parrot
The Bird Fancyer's Delight
Schott (ED 10442)

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No. 79 from Altblockflöten-Solobuch
Schott (ED 21796)

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4 Kathryn Bennetts Chalk and Cheese
Time Pieces for Treble/Alto Recorder, Vol. 1, arr. Bennetts and Bowman
ABRSM

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5 Keuning Moderato Or Allegretto
No. 2 Or No. 12 from 25 Studies
Keuning: 25 Studies
Harmonia (HU2164)

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6 M. Praetorius
arr. Capek
Gavotte 1
from Terpischore
No. 45 from 50 Renaissance Dance Tunes, arr. Capek
Schott (ED 12266)

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7 Zanetti
arr. Capek
Bergamasca
from Il Scolaro
No. 49 from 50 Renaissance Dance Tunes, arr. Capek
Schott (ED 12266)

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8 Trad.
arr. Lawrance
Give Me Joy in My Heart
Winners Galore for Treble Recorder, arr. Lawrance
Brass Wind (0329)

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9 Trad. Irish
arr. Robinson
Fairy Dance
Traditional Irish Music for Treble Recorder, arr. Robinson
Peacock Press (PAR 101)

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10 Trad. Welsh
arr. Lawrance
Men of Harlech
Winner Scores All for Treble Recorder, arr. Lawrance
Brass Wind (0323)

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