Grade 7

Scales - choose either set (a) or set (b)

(a) F♯, D♭ Major, Major Arpeggios and Broken Chords, Chromatic
F♯, D♭ Major Scales in thirds, tongued only
F♯, D♭ Dominant Seventh Arpeggios, tongued only
F♯, D♭ Harmonic Minor, Melodic Minor, Minor Arpeggios and Broken Chords
F♯, D♭ Diminished Seventh Arpeggios, tongued only, beginning on the note
C Whole Tone Scale, tongued only, beginning on the note
(b) F♯, D♭ Major, Major Arpeggios and Broken Chords, Chromatic
F♯, D♭ Major Scales in thirds, tongued only
F♯, D♭ Dominant Seventh Arpeggios, tongued only
E♭, B♭ Harmonic Minor, Melodic Minor, Minor Arpeggios and Broken Chords
E♭, B♭ Diminished Seventh Arpeggios, tongued only, beginning on the note
C Whole Tone Scale, tongued only, beginning on the note
Double Tonguing A major, 2 octaves (ascending and descending). 2 semi-quavers on each note
Sustained note Any one note of the A♭ major scale held for 14 - 16 seconds: pp < ff > pp)
Sustained scale Major scales, one octave (upper octave) ascending and descending. Each note equals two beats (tongued only). Breathe every 8 beats or 4 notes.
All scales and arpeggios one or two octaves within the required range, ascending and descending.
All scales and arpeggios to be played: all tongued /all slurred/slurred pairs/ two slurred, two tongued
Major scales in thirds: tongued only
Range - Inclusive as shown:
example
Tempo - ascending and descending minimum metronome speed 76, four notes per beat
Sustained scale 60, one note per two beats - breathe every 8 beats or 4 notes

Pieces

Three pieces to be chosen by three different composers. Two pieces must be from the list below. One alternative "own choice" work may be substituted and should be at a similar level to those already in the syllabus.
Bailey, KA Wily Bossa & Stokers SidingJazz Incorporated (Bailey Music Sales)
BizetOverture from Carmen Suite arr Calland for Trumpet & PianoStainer & BellH454
Bourgeois, DNo. 3 PrestoFantasy Pieces for Trumpet Brass Wind
BoyceTrumpet VoluntaryOld English Trumpet Tunes, Bk 1 OUP
Charlier, TSolo de Concours (Schott)
FantiniSonata detta del NiccoliniThe Baroque Trumpet arr Miller Faber
GershwinPrelude No.1, or No.2Gershwin 3 Preludes arr Kearns Stainer&Bell
Hansen3rd mvt from Sonata for Cornet and Piano, Op 18Hansen WH13213/Music Sales
HartmannWeiderkehrWright & Round
Hudson, RobNo.28 30Modern Studies for Trumpet Universal 21316/MDS
Hummel2nd mvt from Trumpet Concerto (either Bb or Eb editions)
Jobim, A.C.The Girl from Ipanema, No 7Play Latin for Trumpet arr Gout&Farley Faber
Miller,JohnNo 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, or 24Progressive Studies for trumpet (Faber)
MuldowneyTwo-Tone TattooUnbeaten Tracks Faber 0571 520057
Purcell, HTrumpet Tune in Darr Alain (Billaudot)
Saint-SaenSoftly Awakes My Heartarr. Sparke Studio M 050 034346
ShostakovichPrelude No 18Russian Roulette Brass Wind 3110
Takacs, JSonata breve Op 67(Doblinger)
Torelli, GSinfonia in D (G.3)arr Tarr (Musica Rara)
Torelli, GSinfonia in D (G.4)arr Tarr (Musica Rara)
VizzuttiFlamenco or Sacrificial Dance20 Dances for Trumpet De Haske
WilsonA Blues BoulevardBebop to Rock, arr J Wilson Spartan Press
Etude IV No 86 Clarke's Technical Studies for the Cornet (Fischer)
Etude IXA No 185Clarke's Technical Studies for the Cornet (Fischer)
Etude V No 117Clarke's Technical Studies for the Cornet (Fischer)
Etude VI No 132Clarke's Technical Studies for the Cornet (Fischer)
Etude VII No 170Clarke's Technical Studies for the Cornet (Fischer)
Etude VIII No 177Clarke's Technical Studies for the Cornet (Fischer)
No 2 Pg 286 (in Boosey & Hawkes Pg 194)Arban Method (Fischer) (Boosey & Hawkes)
No 5 Pg 289 (in Boosey & Hawkes Pg 197)Arban Method (Fischer) (Boosey & Hawkes)
No 13 Pg 297 (in Boosey & Hawkes Pg 205)Arban Method (Fischer) (Boosey & Hawkes)

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