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Appendix iii: Sample recital examination programs

Recital examination programs (MMus in performance)

Solo recital (MUPG 660 or MUPG 667) - piano

Sonata, Opus 22 in G minor. Robert Schumann (1810-1856).
So rasch wie möglich; Andantino; Scherzo; Rondo.
Traçantes. Gilles Tremblay (b. 1932).
Improvisations sur des chansons paysannes hongroises, Opus 20. Béla Bartók (1881-1945).
Molto moderato; Molto capriccioso; Lento, rubato; Allegretto scherzando; Allegro molto; Allegro moderato, molto capriccioso; Sostenuto, rubato; Allegro.
Sonata, D. 960. Franz Schubert (1797-1828).
Molto moderato; Andante sostenuto; Scherzo e Trio; Allegro vivace con delicatezza; Allegro ma non troppo.

Solo recital (MUPG 660 or MUPG 667) - organ

Salve Regina, V versets. John Bull (1562-1628).
In Nomine (XII). John Bull.
Fantasia Chromatica. Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck (1562-1621).
Livre d'orgue III (1981). Bengt Hambraeus (b. 1928).
Prélude sur les Pleins-Jeux; Répercussions; Récit de tierce en taille (II); Ronde des tierces en couple; Postlude sur les Grands-Jeux.

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Piéce d'orgue (BWV 572). Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750).
Vom Himmelhoch, da komm ich her. (per canones) (BWV 769a) Johann Sebastian Bach. Canone all'ottava; Canone alla quinta; Canto fermo in canone; Canone alla settima; Canone per augmentationem.
Concerto in D minor (BWV 596). Johann Sebastian Bach (after Vivaldi).
Allegro; Grave; Fuga; Allegro.

Solo recital (MUPG 660 or MUPG 667) - flute

Sonata in B minor, BWV 1030. Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750).
Andante; Largo e dolce; Presto.
Deuxième Sonate. Philippe Gaubert (1879-1941).
Pastorale; Andante; Assez vif.

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Lake Life Reflections. Chris Howard (b.1967).
Sonata in F # minor, opus 140 (Appassionata). Sigfrid Karg-Elert (1877-1933).
Sonate for Flute and Piano, in D major, opus 94 (1943). Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953).
Andantino; Scherzo; Andante; Allegro con brio.

Solo recital (MUPG 660 or MUPG 667) - guitar

Suite in A minor, No. II for Lute, BWV 997. Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750).
Prelude; Fugue; Sarabande; Gigue; Double.
Sonata in A major. Anton Diabelli (1781-1858).
Allegro moderato; Andante sostenuto; Allegro; Rondo: Allegretto.

-intermission-

Royal Winter Music (Second Sonata on Shakespearean Characters for Guitar). Hans Werner Henze (b. 1926).
I Sir Andrew Aguechech; II Bottom's Dream; III Mad Lady Macbeth.
Changes. Elliott Carter (b. 1908).

Solo recital (MUPG 660 or MUPG 667) - cello

Sonata in E major. François Francoeur (1698-1787).
Adagio cantabile; Allegro vivo; Tempo de gavotta; Largo cantabile; Gigue - Allegro vivace.
Elegy, Opus 24. Gabriel Fauré (1876-1946).
Suite Populaire espagnole. Manuel De Falla (1876-1946).
Le drap mauresque; Asturienne; Jota; Berceuse; Chanson; Polo.

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Sonata in F major, Opus 99. Johannes Brahms (1833-1897).
Allegro vivace; Adagio affretuoso; Allegro passionato; Allegro molto.

Solo recital (MUPG 660 or MUPG 667) - voice

This poet sings (Anacreon's Defeat). Henry Purcell (1659-1695).
Dichterliebe, Op. 48. Robert Schumann (1810-1856).
Im wunderschönen Monat Mai; Aus meinen Tränen sprießen; Die Rose, die Lilie, die Taube, die Sonne; Wenn ich in deine Augen seh'; Ich will meine Seele tauchen; Im Rhein, im heiligen Strome. Ich grolle nicht; Und wüßten's die Blumen; Das ist ein Flöten und Geigen; Hör' ich das Liedchen klingen; Ein Jüngling liebt ein Mädchen; Am leuchtenden Sommermorgen; Ich hab' im Traum geweinet; Allnächtlich im Traume; Aus alten Märchen; Die alten, bösen Lieder.

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Trois Ballades de François Villon. Claude Debussy (1862-1918).
Ballade: Villon à s'amye; Ballade que Villon feit à la requeste de sa mère pour prier Nostre Dame; Ballade des femmes de Paris.
Odes Anacrèontiques, Opp. 31-32. Albert Rousel (1869-1937).
XVI: Sur lui-même; XIX: Qu'il faut boire; XX: Sur une jeune fille; XXVI: Sur lui-même; XXXIV: Sur une jeune fille; XLIV: Sur un songe.
Old American Songs, second set. Aaron Copland (1900-1990).
The Little Horses; Zion's Walls; The Golden Willow Tree; At the River; Ching-a-ring Chaw.

Chamber Music Recital (MUPG 661 or MUPG 668) - Clarinet

Quintet in E flat, K. 452 for piano, oboe, clarinet, horn and bassoon. W.A. Mozart (1756-1791).
Largo-Allegro, moderato; Larghetto; Allegretto.
Pour violon et clarinette. Claude Vivier (1948-1983).
Der Hirt auf dem Felsen Opus 129, D965 for soprano, clarinet and piano. Franz Schubert (1797-1828).

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Trio für Klavier, Klarinette und Violoncello in A-moll, Opus 114. Johannes Brahms (1833-1897).
Allegro; Adagio; Andante grazioso, allegro.

Chamber Music Recital (MUPG 661 or MUPG 668) - Piano

Suite Italienne for Violin and Piano. Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971).
Introduzione; Serenata; Tarantella; Gavotta con due variazioni; Scherzino; Minuetto e finale.
Songs and Dances of Death, for baritone and piano. Modest Mussorgsky (1839-1881).
Lullaby; Serenade; Trepak; The Field Marshall.

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Sonate in G minor, Opus 19, for Cello and Piano. Sergei Rachmaninoff (1873-1943).
Lento, Allegro moderato; Allegro scherzando; Andante; Allegro mosso.

Solo and Chamber Music Recital (MUPG 662) - Flute

Duo for Flute and Piano. Aaron Copland (b. 1900).
Flowing; Poetic, somewhat mournful; Lively, with bounce.
Assobio A Jato. Heitor Villa-Lobos (1887-1959).
Allegro non troppo; Adagio; Vivo.
Hallal. Leonard Bernstein (b. 1918).

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Chant de Linos. André Jolivet (1905-1974).
Vox Balaenae for 3 Masked Players. George Crumb (b. 1929).
Vocalise (...for the beginning of time); Variations on Sea Theme; Archeozoic (Var. I); Proterozoic (Var. II); Paleozoic (Var. III); Mesozoic (Var. IV); Cenozoic (Var. V); Sea-Nocturne (...for the end of time).

Solo and Chamber Music Recital (242-662D) - French Horn

Sonata in G major, Opus 3, No. 8. John Loeillet (1680-1730).
Largo; Allegro; Grave; Allegro.
Sonata in F. Paul Hindemith (1895-1963).
Mässig bewegt - Lebhaft; Ruhig bewegt; Lebhaft - Langsam.

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Élégie. Francis Poulenc (1899-1963).
Tre Poemi. Volker David Kirshner (b. 1942).
Lamento; Danza; La gondola funèbre.
Quartet No. 2. Americana. Kerry Turner (b. 1948).
The West; The War; Hoedown.

Solo and Chamber Music Recital - Early Music Option (MUPG 662) - Baroque Trumpet

Eternal Light Source Divine. George Frideric Handel (1685-1759).
Sonata a Otto Viole con Una Tromba. Allesandro Stradella (1644-1682).
Sinfonia con Tromba T.V.8. Guiseppe Torelli (1651-1709).
Sonata VII. Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber (1644-1704).

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Trumpet Sonata in D. Overture: Light of the World. Henry Purcell (1659-1695).
Balletti a 6. Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber.
Sonata con una o due Trombe. Francesco Manfredini (ca. 1688).