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ABRSM Harp Grade 5 Syllabus


THREE PIECES: one from each of the three lists: A, B and C.

List A

Pedal & Non-Pedal Harp
Anon: Theme & Vars 2, 5 & 6 - Variations sur un thème de Mozart
Clementi: Sonatina in C, Op.36 no.1: Andante and Vivace - Composers in Georgian London
Scarlatti: Sonata in C. No.1 - Pièces Classiques 5

Pedal Harp Only
Anon/Salzedo: Pavane OR Corelli: Sarabande - Solos for the Harp Player
Arne: Sonata no.6 in G minor, Presto - English Music for the Harp 3
J. L. Dussek: Sonatina no.2 in F, Allegro - 6 Sonatines
Heulyn: Ymadawiad y Brenin - Telynor Llys a Chastell
Naderman:  Sonatina no.2 in C minor, Allegro maestoso - 7 Sonates Progressives

Non-Pedal Harp Only
O'Carolan: Concerto - Panorama de la Harpe Celtique
O'Carolan: Madam Cole OR Lady Dillon - Sounding Harps 3
Wilson: Eilean a' Chéo - Folio 8

List B

Pedal & Non-Pedal Harp
Anon/Robertson: The Water is Wide - Treasures of the Celtic Harp
Mayhew: Fiskars - People and Places
O'Carolan: Carolan's Farewell to Music - The Irish Harp Book
O'Farrell: Prelude for Irish Harp
Buxton Orr:  No.3 - Three Diatonic Preludes

Pedal Harp Only
Van Delden: Notturno
Mayhew: El Colibri - People and Places
McDonald: Nocturne - Harp Solos 5
Ortiz; Noche de Fiesta - International Rhythmic Collection 1
Renié: Au bord du ruisseau
Renié: Esquisse - Feuillets d'Album
Salzedo: Short Fantasy on a Catalan Carol - Christmas Harp Collection
Tournier: Prélude no.1 in Gb - 4 Préludes

Non-Pedal Harp Only
Stevenson: Harp of Gold AND The Cockle-Gatherer - Sounding Strings

List C

Pedal & Non-Pedal Harp
Alberti: No. 4 - 10 Etudes Progressives et Techniques
Concone: No.2 - 30 Etudes Progressives 1
Damase: No. 4 OR No. 5 - 10 Etudes Faciles et Progressives 
Sor: Etude No.5 - Panorama de la Harpe Celtique

Pedal Harp Only
Andrès: No. 1 OR No. 3 - Préludes 1
Bochsa: No. 8 OR No. 15 OR No. 16 - 40 Etudes Faciles 1
Damase: No. 2 OR No. 3 - 12 Etudes pour Harpe
Pozzoli: No. 10 OR No. 15 OR No. 20 - Studi di Media Difficoltà

Scales and Arpeggios

Scales and Arpeggios Grades 1-5 for Pedal Harp or Non-Pedal Harp


Specimen Sight-Reading Tests

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