ABRSM Flute Grade 2 (2018-2021)

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

Grade 2 Scales and Sight-Reading
ABRSM Flute Scales & Arpeggios and Sight-Reading, Grades 1-5

Grade 2 Aurals
ABRSM Specimen Aural Tests, Grades 1-3 (book only)
ABRSM Specimen Aural Tests, Grades 1-3 (book and CD)
ABRSM Aural Training in Practice, Grades 1-3 (book and CD)

Grade 2 Pieces
One piece must be chosen from each of Lists A, B and C.
Please note that the first three pieces in each list are found in the ABRSM Flute Exam Pieces books:

ABRSM Flute Exam Pack Grade 2 (includes the Grade 2 Scales and Sight-Reading in addition to the pieces)
ABRSM Flute Exam Pieces Grade 2 (pieces only)

List A
1 Offenbach Can-Can (from Orphée aux enfers), arr. Blackwell observing repeat
2 Schickhardt Vivace (7th movt from Sonata in D, Op. 30 No. 11)
3 Trad. English O Soldier, Soldier, arr. Bullard
4 J. Clarke Trumpet Tune, arr. Wagner Classical Music for Children for Flute (Schott)
5 Handel Bourrée (from Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351), arr. Lawrance Winner Scores All for Flute (Brass Wind)
6 Hook He Piped So Sweet, arr. Emerson An English Garland, Vol. 1 (Emerson)
7 Mozart Papageno’s Bell Tune (from The Magic Flute), arr. McDowall Harlequin, Book 1 (Cramer)
8 Tchaikovsky Ancient French Song, arr. McDowall Harlequin, Book 1 (Cramer)
9 Petzold Menuet in G, arr. Denley Time Pieces for Flute, Vol. 1 (ABRSM)
10 Vivaldi Winter (from The Four Seasons), arr. Lawrance Winners Galore for Flute (Brass Wind)

List B
1 Lerner & Loewe Wouldn’t It Be Loverly? (from My Fair Lady), arr. Litten
2 Christopher Norton A Walk by the Sea (from The Microjazz Flute Collection 1)
3 Prokofiev Troika (No. 4 from Lieutenant Kijé Suite, Op. 60), arr. Blackwell
4 Andersson & Ulvaeus I have a dream, arr. Hammond Ten Top Pops for Flute (Kevin Mayhew)
5 Phil Coulter & Bill Martin Puppet on a String, arr. Lawrance Winners Galore for Flute (Brass Wind)
6 Humperdinck Brother, come and dance with me (from Hänsel und Gretel), arr. Denley Time Pieces for Flute, Vol. 1 (ABRSM)
7 Mick Jagger & Keith Richards Paint it Black, arr. Hart Hartbeat (Brass Wind)
8 Duncan Lamont Mr Benn (from Mr Benn for Flute) (Queen’s Temple Publications)
9 Andrew Lloyd Webber Starlight Express, arr. Lawrance Winner Scores All for Flute (Brass Wind)
10 Cecilia McDowall Circus Rag Harlequin, Book 1 (Cramer)

List C
1 Helen Madden Silver Riddle (No. 6 from 20 Fantastic Flute Studies)
2 Richard Michael The Jazz Waltz Blues
3 Trad. Scottish Loch Lomond, arr. ABRSM
4 Anon. Hessian Dance, arr. Harris & Adams No. 19 from 76 Graded Studies for Flute, Book 1 (Faber)
5 Alan Bullard Nimble Flute or Dancing Flute (No. 8 or No. 10 from Fifty for Flute, Book 1)(ABRSM)
6 E. Köhler Study in A minor No. 24 from 125 Easy Classical Studies for Flute (Universal)
7 Mark Nightingale New Document (No. 4 from Jazz@Etudes for Flute)(Warwick Music)
8 James Rae Little March of the Soldier Ants (No. 4 from 42 More Modern Studies for Solo Flute) (Universal)
9 Philip Sparke Square Dance or Melody in C (No. 16 or No. 17 from Skilful Studies for Flute)(Anglo Music)
10 Trad. Chinese Jasmine Flower, arr. Adams & Harris No. 13 from More Graded Studies for Flute, Book 1 (Faber)

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