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ABRSM PIANO GRADE SEVEN 2015-2016

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2015-2016 ABRSM piano exam books in store

 

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aural tests grade7

 

 

Grade 7 pieces performed on youTube

2015-16 GRADE 7 ABRSM recordings

Selected Piano Exam Pieces 2015-2016:Grade 7

This Grade 7 book of 9 piano pieces (current until March 2017) provides a rich and varied repertoire and includes arrangemants of well known pieces as well as helpful footnotes and syllabus information. Available as Book + CD, book only and CD only.Three pieces to be chosen, one from each list A B and C

 

Teaching notes grades 1-7

 

CD only

LIST A

1 Glinka. Fugue in A minor

2 Handel. Sonatina in D minor HWV 581


3 Mozart. Allegro 1st mvt. from Sonata in G K 283

 

alternative pieces on List A and not included in this book, but available separately are;

4 J.S.Bach Allemande 1st mvt. from French Suite No.6 in E BWV 817 J.S.Bach French Suites
5 J.S.Bach. trans.Alkan. Siciliano (from BWV 1031). J.S.Bach Sonate (clavecin et flute) 2eme partie.


6 D.Scarlatti. Sonata in A Kp 182 or No.55 from Scarlatti 200 sonatas Vol.2

++++`LIST B

1 Mingxin Du and Zuqiang Wu. Shui Cao Wu (The Dance of watergrass) 3rd mvt. from The Mermaid Suite


2 MacDowell By a Meadow Brook: No.9 from Woodland Sketches Op.51


3 Palmgren. Kevatyo (Night in May)No.4 from Toukokuu Op.27

alternative pieces on List B and not included in this book, but available separately are;

4Cui. Waltz Op.31 No.2: No. 14 from Russian Piano music from Glinka to Gubaidulina


5 Liszt. No.2: from Four Short Piano Pieces S 192. P 24 from Liszt 21 Short Piano Pieces or P 8 from A Romantic Sketchbook for Piano Book 5


6 Mendelssohn. Gondellied (Allegretto non troppo U 136). Mendelssohn Venetian Gondola Songs

LIST C

1 Sylvie Bodorova. Carousel


2 Debussy. Canope No.10 from Preludes Book 2


3 Shostakovich. Prelude in D flat: No. 15 from 24 Preludes Op. 34

alternative pieces on List C and not included in this book, but available separately are;

4 Dichler. Toccata-Etude


5 M.Gould. China Blue: No.3 from Pieces of China


6 Peter Sculthorpe. 1st mvt from Sonatina

CLICK HERE to see Additional requirements for this grade


Scales (similar motion)
Group 1: C, D, E, F#, Bb, Ab /G# majors & minors (minors both harmonic and melodic)
or Group 2: G, A, B, F, Eb, Db /C# majors & minors (minors both harmonic and melodic) legato or staccato as directed by the examiner, 4 octaves hands together and separately

Scales a third apart
Group 1 or Group 2 keys as above (majors & harmonic minors only) legato or staccato as directed by the examiner, hands together 4 octaves

Contrary-motion scales
Group 1 or Group 2 keys hands beginning on the key-note(majors & harmonic minors only) as above legato or staccato as directed by the examiner 2 octaves

Legato scale in thirds C major hands separately 2 octaves


Staccato scale in sixths C major hands separately 2 octaves


Chromatic scales
beginning on any note named by the examiner legato or staccato hands together and
separately as directed by the examiner, 4 octaves


Chromatic contrary-motion scales
beginning on C (unison) and on F# (unison) legato or staccato as directed by the examiner 2 octaves

Arpeggios
Group 1 or Group 2 keys as above legato, hands together and separately, in root position and first
inversion- 4 octaves

Dominant sevenths
Group 1: in the keys of C, D, E, F#, Bb, Ab or Group 2: in the keys of G, A, B, F, Eb, Db legato, hands together and separately 4 octaves

Diminished sevenths
beginning on A and on C# legato, hands together and separately 4 octaves


SIGHT-READING


AURAL TESTS FOR THE GRADE

Piano Scales and Arpeggios: Grade 7

Piano Specimen Sight-reading Tests: Grade 7

Specimen Aural Tests, Grades 7 from 2011

 

 

Listen to all the ABRSM 2015-2016 exam pieces on you tube 

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