ABRSM Singing Grade 7, List E

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1 L. Bernstein, Comden & Green A Quiet Girl (ignoring men’s chorus): from Wonderful Town. (M)
(b♭-e♭”):
vocal selections (Boosey & Hawkes)

2 L. Bernstein & Stephen Sondheim Somewhere: from West Side Story.
E♭ (b♭-f”):
publ. separately (Boosey & Hawkes)
E♭:
vocal selections (new edition) (Boosey & Hawkes)

3 Bock & Harnick If I were a rich man: from Fiddler on the Roof. (M)
C (b-e♭”):
vocal selections (Wise AM39520)

4 Boyce The Song of Momus to Mars: from A Secular Masque.
E♭ (b♭-e♭”):
publ. separately (OUP archive OSS34-Banks)

5 Cimarosa Resta in pace, idolo mio: from Gli Orazi e i Curiazi.
E♭ (b♭-f”): Grandi Operisti per Giovani Cantanti per Mezzosoprano (Ricordi NR 13799700) (Ital)

6 Eccles Cease of Cupid to complain (omitting 1st-time bar): from The Mad Lover.
G min (f#’-a♭”) or E min:
No. 2 from English Baroque Songs 1 (high or medium) (Green Man Press GM-EBS 1H or GM-EBS 1M)

7 E. Garner & Burke Misty: from Play Misty for Me.
E♭ (g -f”): The Definitive Jazz Collection (2nd edition) (Hal Leonard-Faber)
C: All Woman Jazz (book & CD edition) (Faber)

8 German She had a letter from her love: from Merrie England.
A min (e’-g”):
publ. separately (Faber)
A min: The Art of Song (revised & expanded edition), Grade 7 (high) (Peters EP 71768)

9 G. & I. Gershwin Nice Work if You Can Get It: from A Damsel in Distress.
G (b-e”): The Definitive Jazz Collection (2nd edition) (Hal Leonard-Faber)
G: The Best of George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin (Faber)
G: The Great Songs of Gershwin (Alfred SF0147)
G: George Gershwin: The Definitive Songbook (Faber)

10 G. & I. Gershwin I got rhythm: from Girl Crazy.
B♭ (d’-f”): The Best of George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin (Faber)
B♭: The Great Songs of Gershwin (Alfred SF0147)
B♭: George Gershwin: The Definitive Songbook (Faber)

11 G. & I. Gershwin Fascinating rhythm: from Lady, Be Good!
E♭ (b♭-f”): The Best of George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin (verse 1 and refrain only) (Faber)
E♭: The Great Songs of Gershwin (Alfred SF0147)
E♭: George Gershwin: The Definitive Songbook (Faber)

12 G. Gershwin, I. Gershwin & Heyward I got plenty o’ nuttin’: from Porgy and Bess.
G (b-d”): song album (Alfred VF1910)
G: The Best of George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin (Faber)
G: The Great Songs of Gershwin (Alfred SF0147)
G: George Gershwin: The Definitive Songbook (Faber)
G (B-d’): The Singer’s Musical Theatre Anthology, Baritone/Bass Vol. 1 (revised edition) (Hal Leonard-Faber, book only, with audio access)

13 Gershwin & Heyward Summertime: from Porgy and Bess.
B min (f#’-f#”) or A min:
publ. separately (Faber, A-min, B-min)
B min: The Singer’s Musical Theatre Anthology, Soprano Vol. 1 (revised edition) (Hal Leonard-Faber)
A min: song album (Alfred VF1910)
A min: The Definitive Jazz Collection (2nd edition) (Hal Leonard-Faber)
A min: The Best of George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin (Faber)
A min: George Gershwin: The Definitive Songbook (Faber)

14 Gilbert & Sullivan Fair moon, to thee I sing (Captain Corcoran’s Song): from HMS Pinafore.
D (c’-f#”/a”): Gilbert & Sullivan for Singers -Baritone/Bass (Hal Leonard HL00740217)
D: The Art of Song (revised & expanded edition), Grade 7 (low) (Peters EP71770)

15 Gilbert & Sullivan Free from his fetters grim (Fairfax’s Ballad): from The Yeomen of the Guard.
E♭ (f’-g”): Gilbert & Sullivan for Singers -Tenor (Hal Leonard HL00740216)

16 Gilbert & Sullivan Sir Rupert Murgatroyd (Hannah’s Song): from Ruddigore.
E min (b-e”): Gilbert & Sullivan for Singers -Mezzo-Soprano (Hal Leonard HL00740215)
E min: The Art of Song (revised & expanded edition), Grade 7 (medium) (Peters EP71769)

17 Gilbert & Sullivan The sun, whose rays are all ablaze (Yum-Yum’s Song): from The Mikado.
G (d’-g”): Gilbert & Sullivan for Singers -Soprano (Hal Leonard HL00740214)
G: The Singer’s Musical Theatre Anthology, Soprano Vol. 2 (revised edition) (Hal Leonard-Faber – book only, book with audio access )
G: The Art of Song (revised & expanded edition), Grade 7 (high) (Peters EP 71768)

18 Handel Bel piacere: from Agrippina, HWV 6.
G (d’-g”): The First Book of Soprano Solos (G. Schirmer GS81173) (Ital)

19 Handel Recit: Frondi tenere and Aria: Ombra mai fu: from Serse, HWV 40.
F (c’-f”) or D: Handel 45 Arias from Operas and Oratorios, Vol. 2 (high or low) (IMC1695 or IMC1696)(Ital)
F: Handel Aria Album: Male Roles for High Voice (Barenreiter BA4296) (Ital)

20 Handel Lascia ch’io pianga (Leave me to languish): from Rinaldo, HWV 7a.
F (f’-g”) or Db: A Selection of Italian Arias 1600-1800, Vol. 1 (high or low) (ABRSM) (Ital/Eng)

21 Jason Howland & Mindi Dickstein Some things are meant to be: from Little Women.
G (b-e”): Contemporary Musical Theatre for Teens, Young Women’s Edition Vol. 1 (Hal Leonard HL00129885)

22 Kander & Ebb Mister Cellophane: from Chicago. (M)
A (c#’-g”): The Singer’s Musical Theatre Anthology, Tenor Vol. 3 (Hal Leonard-Faber)
G (b-g”):
movie vocal selections (Faber)

23 Kern & Fields The Way You Look Tonight: from Swing Time.
E♭ (c’-g”): The Essential Jerome Kern Song Book (Wise AM81506)

24 Kern & Harbach Smoke Gets in Your Eyes: from Roberta.
E♭ (g# -f”):
publ. separately (Wise AM80441)
E♭: The Essential Jerome Kern Song Book (Wise AM81506)
E♭: The Definitive Jazz Collection (2nd edition) (Hal Leonard-Faber)
E♭: The Singer’s Musical Theatre Anthology, Soprano Vol. 1 (revised edition) (ending b. 32)(Hal Leonard-Faber)

25 Mitch Leigh & Darion The Impossible Dream: from Man of La Mancha.
B♭ (c-e♭’): The Singer’s Musical Theatre Anthology, Baritone/Bass Vol. 1 (Hal Leonard-Faber, book only, with audio access)

26 Lerner & Loewe Just you wait: from My Fair Lady. (F)
(a-e♭”): vocal selections (Faber)
(a-e♭”): The Singer’s Musical Theatre Anthology, Soprano Vol. 3 (Hal Leonard-Faber)

27 Andrew Lloyd Webber & Tim Rice Those Canaan Days: from Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.
F min (c’-f”): vocal score (Really Useful Group)

28 Andrew Lloyd Webber, Charles Hart & Richard Stilgoe Wishing you were somehow here again: from The Phantom of the Opera.
(a-g”): The Singer’s Musical Theatre Anthology, Soprano Vol. 3 (Hal Leonard-Faber)
(a-g”): The Andrew Lloyd Webber Anthology (revised edition) (Hal Leonard HL00359075
)

29 Loesser If I Were a Bell: from Guys and Dolls. (F)
F (c’-e”):
vocal selections (MPL AM70061)
E♭:
No. 15 from vocal score (MPL AM70079)
E♭: The Singer’s Musical Theatre Anthology, Soprano Vol. 2 (revised edition) (Hal Leonard-Faber)

30 Loesser Luck be a lady: from Guys and Dolls. (M)
D♭ (d♭’-e♭”):
No. 25 from vocal score (omitting bb. 79-156) (MPL AM70079)
D: The Singer’s Musical Theatre Anthology, Baritone/Bass Vol. 2 (omitting bb. 79-138)(Hal Leonard-Faber, book only, with audio access)
C: vocal selections (MPL AM70061)

31 Mozart Ein Madchen oder Weibchen (A sweetheart of my own): from Die Zauberflote, K. 620. (M)
F (B-d’): The Art of Song (revised & expanded edition), Grade 7 (low) (Peters EP71770) (Ger/Eng)

32 Mozart Un moto di gioia (My heart in confusion), K. 579: from Le nozze di Figaro, K. 492.
G (b-g”): The Art of Song (revised & expanded edition), Grade 7 (high) (Peters EP 71768) (Ital/Eng)

33 Mozart Vedrai, carino (Nestling serenly): from Don Giovanni, K. 527.
C (g’-g”):
No. 18 from vocal score (G. Schirmer GS33818) (Ital/Eng)

34 C. Porter The Physician (But he never said he loved me) (verse & refrain 1): from Nymph Errant.
D (b-f#”): Cole Porter 100th Anniversary (Alfred VF1713)

35 C. Porter The Tale of the Oyster: from Fifty Million Frenchmen.
E♭ (b♭-g”): Cole Porter 100th Anniversary (Alfred VF1713)

36 Rodgers & Hammerstein Something Wonderful: from The King and I.
A (c#’-f#”): The Singer’s Musical Theatre Anthology, Soprano Vol. 1 (revised edition) (Hal Leonard-Faber)
G:
vocal selections (Williamson HLW00312227)
G: The Rodgers & Hammerstein Collection (Williamson HL00313207)

37 Rodgers & Hammerstein This Nearly Was Mine: from South Pacific.
E♭ (d’-f”):
vocal selections (Williamson HLW00312400)
E♭: The Rodgers & Hammerstein Collection (Williamson HL00313207)
C: The Singer’s Musical Theatre Anthology, Baritone/Bass Vol. 1 (revised edition) (Hal Leonard-Faber, book only, with audio access)

38 Rodgers & Hammerstein Younger than Springtime: from South Pacific.
F (e’-g”): The Singer’s Musical Theatre Anthology, Tenor Vol. 1 (revised edition) (Hal Leonard-Faber, book only, with audio access)
C:
vocal selections (Williamson HLW00312400)
C: The Rodgers & Hammerstein Collection(Williamson HL00313207)

39 Claude-Michel Schonberg & Alain Boublil On my own: from Les Miserables. (F)
(a-c”):
stage vocal selections (omitting bb. 1-17) (Wise MF10149)
(a-c”):
film vocal selections (Wise MF10150)
(a-c”): The Singer’s Musical Theatre Anthology, Mezzo-Soprano/Belter Vol. 2 (revised edition)(omitting bb. 1-17) (Hal Leonard-Faber, book only, with audio access)
(a-c”): Musical Theatre Collection for Young Women Singers (Hal Leonard HLE90001476)

40 Claude-Michel Schonberg & Alain Boublil Stars: from Les Miserables.
(b-e”):
stage vocal selections (not film selections) (observing repeat) (Wise MF10149)
(b-e”): The Singer’s Musical Theatre Anthology, Baritone/Bass Vol. 2 (Hal Leonard-Faber, book only, with audio access)

41 Slade & Reynolds I sit in the sun: from Salad Days. (F)
(e♭’-f”): No. 5 from vocal score (Faber)

42 Stephen Sondheim I’m calm: from A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum.
G (d’-f#”): Sondheim for Singers: Tenor (Hal Leonard HL00124181)

43 Stephen Sondheim Johanna: from Sweeney Todd. (M)
E♭ (c’-e♭”): stage
vocal selections (not film selections) (Hal Leonard HL00313444)
E♭: Sondheim for Singers: Tenor (Hal Leonard HL00124181)
E♭: Sondheim for Singers: Baritone/Bass (Hal Leonard HL00124182)
E♭: The Stephen Sondheim Collection (Hal Leonard HL00313531)

44 Weill Speak low: from One Touch of Venus.
F (c’-e♭”): Weill From Berlin to Broadway (Hal LeonardFaber)
F: The Definitive Jazz Collection (2nd edition) (Hal Leonard-Faber)

45 Frank Wildhorn & Leslie Bricusse In his eyes (this version only): from Jekyll & Hyde. (F)
(b♭-f”): The Singer’s Musical Theatre Anthology, Soprano Vol. 3 (Hal Leonard-Faber)

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