ABRSM Flute Grade 5 (2018-2021)

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

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

Grade 5 Aurals
ABRSM Specimen Aural Tests, Grades 4-5 (book only)
ABRSM Specimen Aural Tests, Grades 4-5 (book and CD)
ABRSM Aural Training in Practice, Grades 4-5 (book and CD)

Grade 5 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 5 (includes the Grade 5 Scales and Sight-Reading in addition to the pieces)
ABRSM Flute Exam Pieces Grade 5 (pieces only)

List A
1 Beethoven Bagatelle, Op. 119 No. 1, arr. Blackwell
2 Telemann Vivace (1st movt from Sonata in F, TWV 41:F2)
3 Verdi Violetta’s Aria (from La traviata), arr. McDowall
4 Drouet Rondeau: Allegretto (3rd movt from Sonata No. 2 in A minor) Drouet: Three Little Sonatas (Schott)
5 Dvořák Humoresque, Op. 101 No. 7, arr. Kolman Repertoire Explorer for Flute, Book 2 (Universal)
6 Frederick II ‘the Great’ Allegro assai (3rd movt from Sonata in A minor, Spitta No. 21) Frederick II: Four Sonatas for Flute (Musica Rara) or Frederick II: Sonata in A minor, Spitta No. 21 (Musica Rara)
7 Handel Allegro (2nd movt from Sonata in F, HWV 369, Op. 1 No. 11) Handel: 11 Sonatas for Flute (Bärenreiter) or Handel: Flute Sonatas, Vol. 1 (Emerson)
8 Locatelli Allegro (4th movt from Sonata in G, Op. 2 No. 4) Querflötenmusik aus drei Jahrhunderten (DVfM)
9 Rabboni (& Vignoles) Sonata No. 10 in D minor Rabboni: Sonatas for Flute and Piano, Book 1 (Kevin Mayhew)
10 Telemann Les Plaisirs (2nd movt from Suite in A minor, TWV 55:a2), arr. Salter Telemann: Suite in A minor (Peters)

List B
1 Nikki Iles Jive Talk gliss. optional
2 Gérard Meunier Au Crépuscule
3 PetersonBerger Sommarsång (No. 1 from Frösöblomster), arr. Marcusson
4 Bock & Harnick Sunrise, Sunset (from Fiddler on the Roof), arr. Gorb Roll Over Bach (Brass Wind)
5 Debussy The Girl with the Flaxen Hair, arr. Kolman Repertoire Explorer for Flute, Book 2 (Universal)
6 Grovlez Chanson du chasseur (No. 4 from L’Almanach aux images), trans. Tanner Grovlez: L’Almanach aux images (Spartan Press)
7 John Kember C’est la vie Play Ballads for Flute (Faber)
8 R. Lane Caprice R. Lane: Caprice (Editions BIM)
9 Popp Spanish Dance, Op. 437 No. 4 Romantic Miniatures for Flute, Vol. 1 (Schott)
10 Blaž Pucihar Flavta pleše (from Flavta se igra) Blaž Pucihar: Flute at Play (Pucihar Music)

List C

4. Sally Adams American Pye: No. 42 from More Graded Studies for Flute, Book 1
5. Istvan Kleiper Study in D minor: No. 48 from More Graded Studies for Flute, Book 1
6. Bizet, arr. Hunt Gypsies Song (from Fantasia on Carmen): from A Bizet Notebook for Solo Flute
7. Alicia Hart Scat Me Down: No. 4 from Scatadoodledoo
8. Helen Madden Icing on the Cake: No. 17 from 20 Fantastic Flute Studies
9. Andy Scott Henry’s Banquet: from Changing Times for Solo Flute
10. Allen Vizzutti Flamenco: from Dynamic Dances for Flute

1 Demersseman Study in A (No. 16 from 50 Études mélodiques, Op. 4)
2 Mozart Andante and March (from The Magic Flute), arr. ABRSM
3 James Rae Syncopation Rag (No. 25 from 42 More Modern Studies for Solo Flute)
4 Sally Adams American Pye No. 42 from More Graded Studies for Flute, Book 1 (Faber)
5 István Kleiper Study in D minor No. 48 from More Graded Studies for Flute, Book 1 (Faber)
6 Bizet, arr. Hunt Gypsies Song (from Fantasia on Carmen) A Bizet Notebook for Solo Flute (Spartan Press)
7 Alicia Hart Scat Me Down (No. 4 from Scatadoodledoo) (Camden Music)
8 Helen Madden Icing on the Cake (No. 17 from 20 Fantastic Flute Studies) gliss. optional (Spartan Press)
9 Andy Scott Henry’s Banquet Changing Times for Solo Flute (Astute Music)
10 Allen Vizzutti Flamenco (from Dynamic Dances for Flute)(De Haske)

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