Trinity – Violin Grade 7, 2020-2023

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Violin Pieces for Grade 7
Candidates must perform a balanced programme of three pieces, chosen from the list below or a piece from either group on the Grade 7 Scottish Traditional Fiddle list (maximum of one) or an own composition. A maximum of one unaccompanied or Scottish traditional fiddle item may be played and no more than one duet may be played. One piece may be played on viola with a piece selected from the Viola Grade 7 list Pieces must be by at least two composers.

The pieces below marked 📚 can be found in Violin Exam Pieces 2020–2023: Grade 7

Group A
1. J S Bach, Allegro, 2nd Movt from Sonata No. 4, Bwv 1017, Six Sonatas Vol. 2, Bwv 1017–1019 (Bärenreiter)
2. J S Bach, Gigue, from Partita No. 3 In E, Bwv 1006, Three Sonatas And Three Partitas For Solo Violin, Bwv 1001–1006 (Bärenreiter) (Unaccompanied)
3. Beethoven, Allegretto Con Variazioni: Theme And Variations 1, 2 & 6, 3rd Movt from Sonata No. 6 In A Major, Op. 30 No. 1, Violin Sonatas Vol. 2 (Peters)
4. Coleridge-Taylor, Valse Mauresque, No. 4 from Four Characteristic Waltzes, Op. 22 📚
5. Corelli, Final Allegro, from Sonata, Op. 5 No. 1, Italian Violin Music Of The Baroque Era Vol. 1 (Henle)
6. Dancla, Air Varié On A Theme By Donizetti, Op. 89 No. 4, Romantic Violinist (Boosey & Hawkes)
7. Moffat, Intrada (Schott)
8. Mozart, Rondeau-Allegro-Rondeau, 3rd Movt from Sonata In B♭, Kv 378, Violin Sonatas Vol. 2 (Henle)
9. Telemann, Allegro, from Fantasie No. 7 (with 1st repeat) (Unaccompanied) 📚
10. Vivaldi, Allegro, 1st Movt from Concerto In D Minor, Op. 9 No. 8, Rv 238 📚

Group B
1. Andrée, Andante Cantabile, 2nd Movt from Sonata For Violin And Piano, (Furore)
2. Barns, L’escarpolette 📚
3. Cohen, Arr. Andrew, Hatikvah (The Hope) (Queen’s Temple)
4. Debussy, Arr. Roques, La Plus Que Lente (Durand)
5. Fauré, Andante, Op. 75, Anthology Of Original Pieces (Peters)
6. Fauré, Pièce 📚
7. Glazunov, Arr. Heifetz, Méditation, Op. 32 📚
8. Massenet, Trans. Marsick, Méditation (from Thaïs) (UMP)
9. Pütz, Twilight Dream, Raise The Bar Violin: Grades 6–8 (Trinity)
10. Rachmaninoff, Arr. York, Rhapsody On A Theme Of Paganini, 18th Variation (Boosey & Hawkes)
11. Raff, Cavatina, Raise The Bar Violin: Grades 6–8 (Trinity)
12. Stravinsky, Gavotta Con Due Variazioni, from Suite Italienne, The Boosey & Hawkes Violin Anthology (Boosey & Hawkes)
13. Wilkinson, Apus Or Perseus, Constellations Set 1 (Trinity)

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