What's in the exam?
- Scales & arpeggios
- Aural tests
In Grades 1–3, this syllabus may be offered on a bassoon of reduced size (sounding a fourth or fifth above concert pitch), provided the piano accompaniments are suitably transposed where necessary. Certain pieces at these grades are issued with an accompaniment for mini-bassoon in G and these are indicated in the repertoire lists.
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