ABRSM Singing Grade 8, List B

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ART SONGS IN FRENCH & GERMAN

1 Beethoven Mit einem gemalten Band, Op. 83 No. 3.
F (e’-f”/a”), E♭ or E♭: The Art of Song (revised & expanded edition), Grade 8 (high, medium or low) (Peters EP71771, EP71772 or EP71773)(Ger)
F or E♭: No. 23 from Beethoven 30 Selected Songs (high or low) (Peters EP731 or EP732) (Ger)
F:
No. 30 from Beethoven 67 Songs (Peters EP180)(Ger)
F:
No. 53 from Beethoven Complete Songs, Vol. 2 (Henle HN 534) (Ger)

2 Berlioz Absence (Return, return): No. 4 from Les nuits d’ete, Op. 7.
F# (c#’-f#”) or E♭: Berlioz Les nuits d’ete (high or medium) (Barenreiter BA5784-90 or BA5786-90) (Fr)
F# or E♭: Berlioz Les nuits d’ete (high or low) (IMC1355 or IMC1365) (Fr/Eng)

3 N. Boulanger Cantique.
F (f’-f”): Boulanger Melodies pour voix moyenne (Hamelle HA09275) (Fr)

4 N. Boulanger Versailles.
G min (d’-g”): Boulanger Melodies pour voix moyenne (Hamelle HA09275) (Fr)

5 Brahms An die Nachtigall, Op. 46 No. 4.
E (d#’-g”), D or C: The Art of Song (revised & expanded edition), Grade 8 (high, medium or low) (Peters EP71771, EP71772 or EP71773)(Ger)

6 Brahms Das Madchen spricht (The Maiden Speaks), Op. 107 No. 3.
A (e’-f#”): No. 20 from Elisabeth Schumann Liederbuch(Universal UE9559)(Ger/Eng)

7 Brahms In stiller Nacht: from 49 Deutsche Volkslieder.
E (c#’-f#”), D or D: The Art of Song (revised & expanded edition), Grade 8 (high, medium or low) (Peters EP71771, EP71772 or EP71773) (Ger)

8 Brahms Sommerabend, Op. 85 No. 1.
B♭ (d’-d”), G or G: The Art of Song (revised & expanded edition), Grade 8 (high, medium or low) (Peters EP71771, EP71772 or EP71773) (Ger)

9 Brahms Standchen, Op. 106 No. 1.
G (d’-g#”), E or E♭: The Art of Song (revised & expanded edition), Grade 8 (high, medium or low) (Peters EP71771, EP71772 or EP71773)Ger)

10 Bob Chilcott L’enfant dort.
C (c’-g♭”): publ. separately (OUP) (Fr)

11 Debussy Beau soir (Evening fair).
E (c’-f#”): Songs of Claude Debussy, Vol. 1: High Voice (Hal Leonard HL60164) (Fr)
E: Debussy Songs: 1880-1904 (Dover DP11339) (Fr)
E or D: Favorite French Art Songs, Vol. 1 (high or low) (Hal Leonard HL40046 or HL40047) Fr)
E or D: Anthology of French Song (high or low) (G. Schirmer GS32604 or GS32605)(Fr/Eng)

12 Debussy Romance.
D (d’-f#”/g#”) or C: Gateway to French Melodies (high or low) (Alfred 36533 or Alfred 36534) (Fr)
D or C: Anthology of French Song (high or low) (G. Schirmer GS32604 or GS32605)(Fr/Eng)
D: Debussy Songs: 1880-1904 (Dover DP11339) (Fr)

13 Duparc Extase.
D (g’-a”) or B♭: No. 4 from Duparc Melodies (Soprano or Mezzo) (Salabert SLB00458400 or SLB00019400) (Fr)
D or B♭:
No. 11 from Duparc Complete Songs (high or medium-low) (Peters EP7778a or EP7778b) (Fr)
D or B♭: Gateway to French Melodies (high or low) (Alfred 36533 or Alfred 36534) (Fr)

14 Faure Au bord de l’eau, Op. 8 No. 1.
C# min (c#’-f#”), C min or B♭ min: No. 5 from Faure 30 Songs (high, medium or low) (IMC1601, IMC1602 or IMC1132) (Fr)
C# min or C min: No. 17 from Faure 20 Melodies, Vol. 1 (Soprano or Mezzo) (Hamelle HA09115 or HA09118) (Fr)

15 Faure Automne, Op. 18 No. 3.
C# min (e’-g#”), B min or A min: No. 11 from Faure 30 Songs (high, medium or low) (IMC1601, IMC1602 or IMC1132) (Fr)
C# min or B min: The Art of French Song, Vol. 2 (high or medium/low) (Peters EP7520a or EP7520b) (Fr)
C# min or B min: Faure 20 Melodies, Vol. 2 (Soprano or Mezzo) (Hamelle HA09116 or HA09119) (Fr)

16 Faure La Chanson du pecheur (The Song of the Fisherman), Op. 4 No. 1.
A min (e’-a”) or F min: Faure 25 Selected Songs (high or low) (G. Schirmer GS26106 or GS26107) (Fr/Eng)

17 Faure Les roses d’Ispahan (The Rose of Ispahan), Op. 39 No. 4.
E (e’-g#”), D or C: The Language of Song: Advanced (high, medium or low) (Faber) (Fr)
E, D or C: No. 14 from Faure 30 Songs (high, medium or low) (IMC1601, IMC1602 or IMC1132) (Fr)
E or D: Faure 25 Selected Songs(high or low) (G. Schirmer GS26106 or GS26107) (Fr/Eng)
E or D: Faure 20 Melodies, Vol. 2 (Soprano or Mezzo) (Hamelle HA09116 or HA09119) (Fr)
E or D: Anthology of French Song (high or low) (high or low) (G. Schirmer GS32604 or GS32605)(Fr/Eng)

18 Faure Madrigal, Op. 57 No. 3.
F (f’-f”) or E♭: Faure 20 Melodies, Vol. 3 (Soprano or Mezzo) (Hamelle HA09117 or HA09120) (Fr)

19 Faure Notre amour (Our Love), Op. 23 No. 2.
E (d#’-a”/b”) or D: The Language of Song: Advanced (high or medium) (Faber) (Fr)
E or D: Faure 25 Selected Songs (high or low) (G. Schirmer GS26106 or GS26107) (Fr/Eng)
E or D: Faure 20 Melodies, Vol. 2 (Soprano or Mezzo) (Hamelle HA09116 or HA09119) (Fr)

20 Hahn A Chloris.
E (d#’-f#”): Hahn Melodies, Vol. 2 (Heugel HE27627) (Fr)
E or D: 20th-Century French Art Songs (high or medium/low) (Durand DF 01625000 or 01625100) (Fr)

21 Hahn Si mes vers avaient des ailes! (Were My Song with Wings Provided).
E (c#’-g#”): The First Book of Soprano Solos (G. Schirmer GS81173) (Fr/Eng)

22 arr. A. Hopkins Quand mon mari se fachera: No. 5 from Five French Folk Songs.
(F) E min (d’-d”): (Chester) (Fr)

23 Liszt Uber allen Gipfeln ist Ruh (All around is silence and rest) (Repos).
G (d’-g”): No. 4 from Liszt 20 Selected Songs (Peters EP8590a) (Ger/Eng/Fr)

24 Massenet Nuit d’Espagne.
G min (d’-f”/f#”) or F min: The Art of French Song, Vol. 1 (high or medium/low) (Peters EP7519a or EP7519b) (Fr)

25 Mozart Als Luise die Briefe ihres ungetreuen Liebhabers verbrannte (Ungluckliche Liebe), K. 520.
C min (c’-f”): The Language of Song: Advanced (high) (Faber) (Ger)
C min or B min:
No. 21 from Mozart Complete Songs (high or medium) (Barenreiter BA5330 or BA5328)(Ger)

26 Paladilhe Le voyage.
(d’-f”) or (c’-feb”): Gateway to French Melodies (high or low) (Alfred 36533 or Alfred 36534) (Fr)

27 Paladilhe Psyche.
A♭ (c’-g♭”/a♭”) or F: Favorite French Art Songs, Vol. 1 (high or low) (Hal Leonard HL40046 or HL40047) (Fr)
G♭: Anthology of French Song (high or low) (G. Schirmer GS32604 or GS32605)(Fr/Eng)

28 Poulenc Les chemins de l’amour (both verses, ending at the pause in b. 68).
(c#’-g♭”): publ. separately (Eschig ME 00622201) (Fr)
(c#’-g♭”): The Best of Poulenc: 35 Selected Songs for High Voice (Salabert SLB 00591800) (Fr)
(c#’-g♭”): 20th-Century French Art Songs (high or medium/low) (Durand DF 01625000 or 01625100)(Fr)

29 Poulenc Fleurs: No. 6 from Fiancailles pour rire.
D♭ (d♭’-f”): The Art of French Song, Vol. 2 (high or medium/low) (Peters EP7520a or EP7520b) (Fr)
D♭: The Best of Poulenc: 35 Selected Songs for High Voice (Salabert SLB 00591800) (Fr)

30 Saint-Saens Chanson triste.
(e’-f”) or (c’-c#”): The Art of French Song, Vol. 2 (high or medium/low) (Peters EP7520a or EP7520b) (Fr)

31 Schubert An die Musik, Op. 88 No. 4, D. 547.
D (c#’-f#”), C or B♭: No. 81 from Schubert Lieder, Vol. 1 (high, medium, low) (Peters EP20a, EP20b, EP20c) (Ger)
D, C or B♭:
No. 50 from Schubert Lieder, Vol. 2 (high, medium or low) (Peters EP178a, EP178b or EP178c) (Ger)
D or B♭:
No. 24 from Everlasting Voices (medium-high or medium-low) (Peters EP72672a or EP72672b) (Ger)

32 Schubert Der Musensohn, Op. 92 No. 1, D. 764.
G (f#’-g”), E or D: The Art of Song (revised & expanded edition), Grade 8 (high, medium or low) (Peters EP71771, EP71772 or EP71773) (Ger)
G, E or D: No. 90 from Schubert Lieder, Vol. 1 (high, medium or low) (high, medium, low) (Peters EP20a, EP20b, EP20c) (Ger)

33 Schubert Du bist die Ruh, Op. 59 No. 3, D. 776.
E♭ (eb’-a♭”), C or B♭: The Language of Song: Advanced (high, medium or low)(Faber) (Ger)
E♭, C or B♭: The Art of Song (revised & expanded edition), Grade 8 (high, medium or low) (Peters EP71771, EP71772 or EP71773) (Ger)
E♭, C, B♭ or B♭:
No. 70 from Schubert Lieder, Vol. 1 (high, medium, low or very low) (high, medium, low or very low) (Peters EP20a, EP20b, EP20c or EP20d) (Ger)

34 Schubert Lied eines Schiffers an die Dioskuren, Op. 65 No. 1, D. 360.
A♭ (c’-feb”), A♭ or F#: The Art of Song (revised & expanded edition), Grade 8 (high, medium or low) (Peters EP71771, EP71772 or EP71773) (Ger)
A♭, A♭ or F#:
No. 88 from Schubert Lieder, Vol. 1 (high, medium or low) (high, medium, low) (Peters EP20a, EP20b, EP20c) (Ger)

35 Schumann Nachtlied, Op. 96 No. 1.
C (d’-f”), B♭ or B♭: The Art of Song (revised & expanded edition), Grade 8 (high, medium or low) (Peters EP71771, EP71772 or EP71773)(Ger)

36 Schumann Widmung: No. 1 from Myrthen, Op. 25.
A♭ (b-g♭”), G♭ or F: The Language of Song: Advanced (high, medium or low)(Faber) (Ger)
A♭, G♭ or F: The Art of Song (revised & expanded edition), Grade 8 (high, medium or low) (Peters EP71771, EP71772 or EP71773)(Ger)

37 Pauline Viardot Hai luli! (F)
(f’-g”) or (d’-e”): No. 10 from Songs and Duets of Garcia, Malibran and Viardot (high or low) (Alfred 16813 or Alfred 16814)(Fr)

38 Pauline Viardot Les filles de Cadix.
F (c’-g”) or D: Songs and Duets of Garcia, Malibran and Viardot (high or low) (Alfred 16813 or Alfred 16814)(Fr)
F or D: The Language of Song: Advanced (high or medium ) (Faber) (Fr)

39 Wolf Das verlassene Magdlein: No. 7 from Morike-Lieder.
A min (e’-f”), G min or G min: The Art of Song (revised & expanded edition), Grade 8 (high, medium or low)(Peters EP71771, EP71772 or EP71773)(Ger)

40 Wolf Verborgenheit: No. 12 from Morike-Lieder.
E♭ (d’-g♭”), D♭ or C: The Art of Song (revised & expanded edition), Grade 8 (high, medium or low) (Peters EP71771, EP71772 or EP71773) (Ger)
E♭, D♭ or C: The Language of Song: Advanced (high, medium or low)(Faber)(Ger)

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