Grade 7

Scales (ascending and descending)

Major B, E♭ Three Octaves
Harmonic Minor B, E♭ Three Octaves
Melodic Minor B, E♭ Three Octaves
Bowing Patterns: Détaché
example
Legato
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Spiccato
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Hook Stroke (upper third of bow)
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Chromatic G Three Octaves
Bowing Pattern: Legato (12 note slur)
example
Major Arpeggios B, E♭ Three Octaves
Minor Arpeggios B, E♭ Three Octaves
Bowing Patterns: Détaché
example
Legato
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Dominant Seventh C Three Octaves, resolving on the tonic
Diminished Seventh G Three Octaves
Bowing Pattern: Legato
example
Double Stops B♭ Major in 3rds Two Octaves
G Major in 6ths Two Octaves
A♭, Major in 8ves Two Octaves
Bowing Pattern:
example

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.
AccolayConcertino No 1 in A min, Allegro ModeratoSolos for Young Violinists Vol 3: Summy-Birchard
AlardBrindisiSheila Nelson's Romantic Violinist: Boosey & Hawkes
AldridgeTango for GabrielaPeters
BachConcerto BWV 1041 in A min, 1st mvt Allegro Suzuki Violin School Vol 7: Summy-Birchard / Bärenreiter
BachConcerto BWV 1041 in A min, 2nd mvt AndanteSuzuki Violin School Vol 7: Summy-Birchard / Bärenreiter
BachConcerto BWV 1041 in A min, 3rd mvt Allegro assaiSuzuki Violin School Vol 7: Summy-Birchard / Bärenreiter
BachPartita BWV 1004 in D min, AllemandeBärenreiter
BachSonata BWV 1015 in A, 4th mvt Presto Bärenreiter
BachSonata BWV 1021 in G, Adagio & Vivace 1st & 2nd mvts Bärenreiter
BartókRoumanian Folk Dances, No's 4 & 5Solos for Young Violinists Vol 6: Summy-Birchard
Bartók (arr Gertler)Sonatina 1st & 2nd mvts EMB
BeethovenSonata Op 12 No 1 in D, 1st mvt Allegro con brioHenle
BeethovenSonata Op 12 No 1 in D, 2nd mvt Tema con variazioniHenle
BeethovenSonata Op 12 No 1 in D, 3rd mvt Rondo / AllegroHenle
BeethovenSonata Op 30 No 2 in C min, ScherzoHenle
BeethovenSonata Op 30 No 3 in G, 1st mvtHenle
BendaSonata in G, 1st & 2nd mvts Mezzo Allegro & Andantino6 Sonatas: Henle
BenjaminSan Domingo.Boosey & Hawkes
BeriotNo 12 Study in GEtudes Melodiques: Carl Flesch
BoulangerNocturneFirst Violin Bk 4: ABRSM
Brahms, (arr Hubay)Hungarian Dance No 2 in D minStainer & Bell
BrahmsSonata Op 100 in A, 3rd mvtWiener urtext
BridgeMoto PerpetuoStainer & Bell
BruniAria can Variazioni.Boosey & Hawkes
Castelnuevo-TedescoCapitan FracassaForlivesi
CohenNo 4 Making WavesTechnique Flies High: Faber
CohenNo 5 Slow Boat to ChinaTechnique Flies High: Faber
CohenNo 6 Ground with Divisions Technique Flies High: Faber
CohenNo 7 Beneath the Stars Technique Flies High: Faber
CoplandNocturne No 12 Pieces: Boosey & Hawkes
CorelliSonata Op 5 No 2 in B♭, 4th & 5th mvts 12 Sonate per Violino e basso continuo: Boosey & Hawkes
CorelliSonata Op 5 No 5 in G min, 1st & 5th mvts Adagio & Giga12 Sonate per Violino e basso continuo: Boosey & Hawkes
DanclaSix Airs Varies Op 118 No 3Fischer
DanclaSix Airs Varies Op 118 No 4Fischer
de FallaNo 4 JotaSuite of Spanish Folksongs: Chester
DebussyLa Fille aux Cheveax de linDurand
DebussyThe Girl with the Flaxen Hair.Leduc
DeliusSonata No 3, 3rd mvtBoosey & Hawkes
DvořákNo 2 Allegro maestoso & No 3 Allegro appassionata Four Romantic Pieces Op 75: Barenreiter
FioccoAllegroViolin School Vol 6: Suzuki / Schott
FiorilloNo 11 Moderato in D36 Etudes or Caprices: IMC / Peters / Stainer & Bell
FiorilloNo 12 Moderato36 Etudes or Caprices: IMC / Peters / Stainer & Bell
FiorilloNo 13 Andante/Presto in B♭/C min36 Etudes or Caprices: IMC / Peters / Stainer & Bell
FiorilloNo 19 Allegretto In G min/E36 Etudes or Caprices: IMC / Peters / Stainer & Bell
FiorilloNo 31 Moderato in G36 Etudes or Caprices: IMC / Peters / Stainer & Bell
Francoeur(arr Kreisler)Siciliano & RigaudonSchott
GeminianiSonata in C min, 1st mvt LargoEighteenth-Century Violin Sonatas Bk 2: ABRSM
Glazunov, (arr Kreisler)Serenade Espagnole Op 20 No 2Schott
HandelSonata No 4 in D, 2nd mvtSuzuki Violin School Vol 6: Summy-Birchard
HandelSonata Op 1 No 3, HWV 361 in A, 1st & 2nd mvts Andante & AllegroSuzuki Violin School Vol 7: Summy-Birchard / Bärenreiter
HandelSonata Op 1 No 14, HWV 372 in A, 1st & 2nd mvts Adagio & AllegroSieben Sonaten für Violine und Generalbass: Henle
HandelSonata Op I No 13, HWV 371 in D, 1st & 2nd mvts Sieben Sonaten für Violine und Generalbass: Henle
HaydnConcert No 2 in G 1st mvt & cadenzaSolos for Young Violinist Vol 4: Summy-Birchard
HaydnConcerto Hob Vila/ 4 in G, 1st mvt & cadenzaHenle
HaydnConcerto Hob Vila/4 in G, 2nd & 3rd mvtsHenle
HaydnSonata No 8 in G, 1st mvt Henle
HubayBolero Op 51 No 3Bosworth
IrelandCavatinaBoosey & Hawkes
KayserNo 30 Allegro moderato in D min36 Etüden Op 20: Schott 4976
KayserNo 32 Allegro molto agitato in A♭36 Etüden Op 20: Schott 4976
KayserNo 34 Allegro in A min36 Etüden Op 20: Schott 4976
KayserNo 35 Allegro con fuoco in B min36 Etüden Op 20: Schott 4976
KodalyAdagioEditio Musica Budapest
Kreisler Polichinelle-SerenadeSchott
KreislerSicilienne & Rigaudon in the style of FrancouerSolos for Young Violinists Vol 5: Summy-Birchard
KreutzerConcerto No 13 in D, 1st mvt AllegroPeters / Leduc
KreutzerNo 12 Allegro moderato in C42 Studies or Caprices: IMC
KreutzerNo 14 Allegro non troppo in B♭42 Studies or Caprices: IMC
KreutzerNo 17 Moderato in G42 Studies or Caprices: IMC
KreutzerNo 37 Allegretto in A42 Studies or Caprices: IMC
Lloyd Webber, WBenedictusStainer & Bell
MartinůJazzrhythmus7 Etudes Rythmique
MassenetMeditationPeters
MazasNo 18 Romance, Andante grazioso in EMelodious and Progressive Studies Op 36: Schirmer / HL50490035
MazasNo 45 Springing Bows, Allegro non troppo in E minMelodious and Progressive Studies Op 36: Schirmer / HL50490035
MazasNo 50 Bowing Exercise, Moderato assai in EbMelodious and Progressive Studies Op 36: Schirmer / HL50490035
MazasNo 51 Lifting the Bow, Allegro in CMelodious and Progressive Studies Op 36: Schirmer / HL50490035
MazasNo 53 Bowing Exercise, Moderato assai in G minMelodious and Progressive Studies Op 36: Schirmer / HL50490035
Mendelssohn, arr KreislerSong Without Words Op 62 No 1 played on the G stringSchott
MlynarskiMazurka Op 7 No 237 Violin Pieces You Like to Play: Schirmer
MozartConcerto K 207 in Bb, 3rd mvt Presto Bärenreiter
MozartSonata K 301 in G, 1st mvt Allegro con spirito Henle
MozartSonata K 301 in G, 2nd mvt AllegroHenle
MozartSonata K 304 in E min, 1st mvt AllegroHenle
MozartSonata K 454 in Bb, 3rd mvt AllegrettoHenle
MozartSonata K 526 in A, 1st mvtHenle
PaganiniCantabile, MS 109Romantic Violinist: Boosey & Hawkes
PiazzollaCafé 1930Histoire du tango: Henry Lemoine
PiazzollaNo 3 Molto marcato e energicoTango-études for flute or violin: Henry Lemoine
PotstockSouvenir de Sarasate, Fantasia EspagnoleSolos for Young Violinists, Vol 3: Summy-Birchard / Fischer
Prokofiev, arr HeifetzGavotte, Piano Pieces Op 32Jascha Heifetz collection Vol 3: Fischer
Prokofiev, arr HeifetzMarch from Love for Three OrangesFischer
PugnaniLargo Espressivo No 5Suzuki Violin School Vol 8: Summy-Birchard
RaffCavatine Op 85 No 33 Recital Pieces: Peters
RegerWiegenlied, Capriccio & Burla Op 79dThree pieces: Sikorski
RodeConcerto No 7 Op 9 in A min, Finale IMC
RodeNo 10 Allegretto in C♯ min24 Caprices For Violin Solo: IMC
RodeNo 17 Vivacissimo in Ab24 Caprices For Violin Solo: IMC
RodeNo 18 Presto in F min24 Caprices For Violin Solo: IMC
SarasatePlayera Op 23 No 1Spanish Dances Bk 3: Simrock
SchubertSonatina D384 in D, 1st mvtHenle
SchumannPhantasiestücke Op 73, 1st & 2nd mvtsRomantic Violinist Sheila Nelson: Boosey & Hawkes
SchumannPhantasiestücke Op 73, 1st & 3rd mvtsRomantic Violinist Sheila Nelson: Boosey & Hawkes
SeitzConcerto Op 12 No 3 in G min, 1st mvt Allegro risolutoSolos for Young Violinists Vol 2: Summy-Birchard
ShostakovichFrühlingswalzer Schostakowitsch Albumstiicke: Peters 4794
ShostakovichRomanze in DSchostakowitsch Albumstiicke: Peters 4794
StravinskyChanson RusseBoosey & Hawkes
Tartini, arr TalluelFugue No 5Billaudot
TartiniSonata Op 1 No 10 in G min, Didone Abandonata 1st mvtRicordi
TelemannFantasia No 1 TWV 40:14 in B♭, 1st & 2nd mvts Largo & Allegro Zwölf Fantasien für Violine ohne Baß 1735
TelemannFantasia No 7 TWV 40:20 in E♭, 1st & 2nd mvts Dolce & AllegroZwölf Fantasien für Violine ohne Baß 1735
TelemannFantasia No 9 TWV 40:22 in B, 1st & 2nd mvts Siciliano & Vivace Zwölf Fantasien für Violine ohne Baß 1735
Ten HaveAllegro Brilliante, Op 19Solos for Young Violinists Vol 4: Summy-Birchard
VieuxtempsNo 1 Allegro moderato in C36 Studies, Op 48 Vol I: EMB
VieuxtempsNo 2 Andante in C36 Studies, Op 48 Vol I: EMB
VieuxtempsNo 3 Allegro in C36 Studies, Op 48 Vol I: EMB
ViottiConcerto No 22 in A min, 3rd mvt IMC
ViottiConcerto No 23 in G, 1st or 3rd mvt IMC
VivaldiConcerto Op 3 No 6, RV 376 in A min, 1st mvtPeters
VivaldiConcerto Op 3 No 6, RV 376 in A min, 3rd mvt PrestoPeters
VivaldiConcerto Op 8 No 1 in E Spring, AllegroPeters
VivaldiSonata in C min RV6, 1st & 2nd mvts Preludio & CorrentePeters
Von Weber, arr BurmesterWaltz in DSolos for Young Violinist Vol 5: Summy-Birchard
WieniawskiConcerto Op 22 No 2 in D min, 2nd mvt IMC
WilliamsTheme from Schindler's ListThree Pieces from Schindler's List: MCA / Music Sales
YanshenovNo 3 The Spinning Wheel in G3 Morceaux Op 26

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