ABRSM Baritone and Euphonium Grade 8, 2013–2020

ABRSM LogoPlease use the links below to find the titles recommended in the ABRSM Exam Syllabus:

Grade 8 Scales & Arpeggios
ABRSM Baritone & Euphonium Grades 1-8

Grade 8 Sight Reading
ABRSM Baritone & Euphonium specimen sight reading Grades 6-8

Grade 8 Aurals
ABRSM Specimen Aural Tests, Grade 8 (book only)
ABRSM Specimen Aural Tests, Grades 8 (book and CD)
ABRSM Aural Training in Practice, Grades 6-8 (book and CDs)

Grade 8 Pieces
THREE PIECES: one chosen by the candidate from each of the three Lists, A, B and C:

1 J. S. Bach 2nd and 3rd movts from Sonate en Trio No. 1, BWV 525, arr. Fritsch for Euphonium (Billaudot G 7777b: bass/treble edition)
2 Capuzzi Andante and Rondo, arr. Childs and Wilby for Euphonium (Winwood Music)
3 Elgar Romance, Op. 62, trans. Wilson for Euphonium (Winwood Music)
4 Handel Adagio and Allegro (from Sonata in E), trans. Fitzgerald for Euphonium (Presser)
5 Mozart Allegro (Rondo): from Adagio and Rondo, arr. Childs and Wilby for Euphonium (Winwood Music)
6 Rachmaninov Vocalise, trans. Mead for Euphonium (Studio Music)
7 Rossini Largo al Factotum (from The Barber of Seville), arr. Childs. Available in the album: Monti’s Czardas (Winwood Music)
8 Rossini Prelude, Theme and Variations, arr. Newsome for Euphonium (starting at Fig. C) (Obrasso Verlag)
9 Schumann Allegro vivace: from Adagio and Allegro, Op. 70, arr. Johnson for Euphonium (Brass Wind)
10 Ernest Young Pentalude and Scherzando: 1st and 3rd movts from Euphonium Sonata (G & M Brand)

1 Darrol Barry Con moto or Scherzando: 1st or 3rd movt from Concerto for Baritone (Studio Music)
2 Peter Graham Whirlwind. Gramercy Solo Album B♭ (Gramercy Music)
3 Alwyn Green Euphoria for Euphonium (observing cadenza) (Brass Wind: bass/treble edition)
4 Joseph Horovitz Moderato or Con moto: 1st or 3rd movt from Euphonium Concerto (Novello)
5 Karl Jenkins Romanza: 2nd movt from Euphonium Concerto (Boosey & Hawkes: bass/treble edition)
6 Goff Richards Pilatus (Mountain Air) for Euphonium (observing cadenza) (Obrasso Verlag)
7 Antony Roper 1st movt: from Sonata for Euphonium (Studio Music)
8 Philip Sparke Moderato e energico: 1st movt from Euphonium Concerto (Studio Music)
9 Philip Sparke Rhapsody for B♭ Baritone (Studio Music)
10 Philip Wilby Concert Gallop (Winwood Music: bass/treble edition)

1 Arban Allegro or Allegro: No. 9 or No. 10 from 14 Studies for Cornet (Boosey & Hawkes: treble edition). Also available in Arban Cornet Method (Boosey & Hawkes: treble edition)
2 Derek Bourgeois Allegro energico or Allegro: No. 8 or No. 9 from Fantasy Pieces for Euphonium (Brass Wind)
3 Douglas Court The Chase New Concert Studies for Euphonium, Vol. 2 (De Haske: bass or treble editions)
4 Otto M. Schwartz Flying Tongue (De Haske)
5 Alwyn Green Study No. 12: P. 37 from Euphonium Eurhythmics (Warwick Music)
6 Jan Hadermann El Moncayo. Advanced Concert Studies for Euphonium (De Haske: bass clef or treble clef)
7 Jock McKenzie Syrto or Rock: from Rhythms of Life (Con Moto: bass or treble brass editions)
8 Allen Vizzutti Polka: from 20 Dances for Euphonium (De Haske: bass or treble editions)

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