AB-48498884

ABRSM: Piano Exam Pieces 2017 & 2018, Grade 8, With 2 CDs

ISBN: 9781848498884, Ref: AB-48498884 new

  • Instrumentation: Piano
  • Edited by: Richard Jones
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This book contains twelve pieces from ABRSMs 2017 & 2018 Grade 8 Piano syllabus.

Key features:
three pieces from each of Lists A and B and six pieces from List C
appealing and varied repertoire
carefully edited and clearly presented throughout
helpful information about the pieces and the exam

Contents
SHEET MUSIC
Gigue: seventh movement from French Suite No. 5 in G, BWV 816 [Johann Sebastian Bach]
Fugue in B flat, HWV 607: No. 3 from _Six Fugues or Voluntarys_ [George Frideric Handel]
Prelude and Fugue in A minor: No. 2 from 24 Preludes and Fugues [Rodion Konstantinovich Shchedrin]
Rondo: third movement from Sonata in E, Op. 14 No. 1 [Ludwig van Beethoven]
Allegro: first movement from Sonata in C, K. 279 [Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart]
Presto: first movement from Sonata in E minor, Hob. XVI:34 [Joseph Haydn]
Adriana: No. 1 from Valses Venezolanos [Miguel Astor]
Intermezzo in A minor: No. 7 from _Clavierstücke_, Op. 76 [Johannes Brahms]
Mai Za Huo (Selling Sundry Goods): No. 1 from Four Piano Pieces based on Cantonese Melodies, Op. 5 [Peixun Chen]
Jazzy: No. 3 from _Three Moods_ [Aaron Copland]
Doctor Gradus ad Parnassum: No. 1 from _Children's Corner_ [Claude Debussy]
Allegro: 1st movt from Sonatina No. 3, Op. 41 [Lars-Erik Larsson]

RECORDINGS
Gigue: seventh movement from French Suite No. 5 in G, BWV 816 [Johann Sebastian Bach]
Fugue in B flat, HWV 607: No. 3 from _Six Fugues or Voluntarys_ [George Frideric Handel]
Prelude and Fugue in A minor: No. 2 from 24 Preludes and Fugues [Rodion Konstantinovich Shchedrin]
Prelude and Fugue in A minor: No. 2 from 24 Preludes and Fugues [Rodion Konstantinovich Shchedrin]
Prelude and Fugue in D minor, BWV 875: No. 6 from J. S. Bach, _The Well-Tempered Clavier_, Part 2 [Johann Sebastian Bach]
Prelude and Fugue in D minor, BWV 875: No. 6 from J. S. Bach, _The Well-Tempered Clavier_, Part 2 [Johann Sebastian Bach]
Interludium and Fuga decima in D flat: P. 45 from _Ludus Tonalis_ or P. 44 from _Ludus Tonalis_ [Paul Hindemith]
Interludium and Fuga decima in D flat: P. 45 from _Ludus Tonalis_ or P. 44 from _Ludus Tonalis_ [Paul Hindemith]
Fughetta: from Sonata for Piano. _French Romantic Repertoire Level 2_ [Guillaume Lekeu]
Fugue No. 1: from 36 Fugues, Op. 36 [Anton Reicha]
Sonata in E, Kp. 162 (L. 21). Scarlatti,_3 Sonatas for Keyboard_ or No. 31 from _The Scholar's Scarlatti_, Vol. 3 [Domenico Scarlatti]
Rondo: third movement from Sonata in E, Op. 14 No. 1 [Ludwig van Beethoven]
Allegro: first movement from Sonata in C, K. 279 [Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart]
Presto: first movement from Sonata in E minor, Hob. XVI:34 [Joseph Haydn]
Allegro: 3rd movt from Sonata in A, Wq. 55/4. No. 5 from C. P. E. Bach, _Piano Works_, Vol. 1 [Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach]
Allegro: 1st movt from Sonata in F minor, Op. 2 No. 1. Sonata published individually or Beethoven, The 35 Piano Sonatas, Vol. 1 or Encore, Book 4 [Ludwig van Beethoven]
Largo assai–Allegro agitato: 1st movt from Sonata in C, Op. 22 No. 2 [Johann Baptist Cramer]
Allegro in B flat, K. 400. No. 3 from Mozart, _Mature Piano Pieces_ [Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart]
Allegro con brio: 1st movt from Zinck, Sonata No. 8 in G minor [Hardenack Otto Conrad Zinck]
Adriana: No. 1 from Valses Venezolanos [Miguel Astor]
Intermezzo in A minor: No. 7 from _Clavierstücke_, Op. 76 [Johannes Brahms]
Mai Za Huo (Selling Sundry Goods): No. 1 from Four Piano Pieces based on Cantonese Melodies, Op. 5 [Peixun Chen]
Jazzy: No. 3 from _Three Moods_ [Aaron Copland]
Doctor Gradus ad Parnassum: No. 1 from _Children's Corner_ [Claude Debussy]
Allegro: 1st movt from Sonatina No. 3, Op. 41 [Lars-Erik Larsson]
No. 5: from Six Preludes for Piano, Op. 23 [Lennox Berkeley]
Mazurka in A flat, Op. 59 No. 2. No. 37 from Chopin, _Mazurkas_ (Henle) or No. 37 from Chopin, _Mazurkas_ [Fryderyk Chopin]
Liza. _Meet George Gershwin at the Keyboard_ [George Gershwin]
Idylle: No. 1 from Three Arabesques, Op. 7 [Nikolai Medtner]
Song without Words, Op. 67 No. 4. No. 34 from Mendelssohn, _Songs without Words_ [Felix Mendelssohn]
Nocturne, Op. 16 No. 4 or _The Most Beautiful Paderewski_ [Ignacy Jan Paderewski]
Improvisation No. 7 in C. Poulenc, _15 Improvisations_ [Francis Poulenc]
Daisies, trans. from Op. 38 No. 3. _Rachmaninov Piano Compositions_, Vol. 2 [Sergei Rachmaninov]
Menuet: No. 5 from _Le tombeau de Couperin_ or _Le tombeau de Couperin_ [Maurice Ravel]
Moonscape. _Spectrum_ [Edwin Roxburgh]

CDs
The two CDs feature performances of all syllabus pieces by leading concert
performers Dinara Klinton, Mei Yi Foo, Charles Owen and Clara Rodrigue

 
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