ABRSM Classical Guitar Recordings

For students. Performer: Pete Downes

GRADE 1

(Time Pieces Volume 1)

Title Composer Page
Group A
Ducatia (Ductia) Anon. 5
Branle d’Écosse (from Orchésographie) Arbeau 8
Douce dame jolie Machaut 5
Group B
Lección Aguado 18
Valse (from Op. 51 No. 1) Sor 17
Poor Wayfaring Stranger Trad. 2
Group C
One Hand, One Heart (from West Side Story) L. Bernstein 25
One Hand, One Heart backing track L. Bernstein 25
The Dangers of Poking Holes in Ice Colin Tommis 31

GRADE 2

(Time Pieces Volume 1)

Title Composer Page
Group A
Pavane (from Orchésographie) Arbeau 8
Group B
Ode to Joy (from Symphony No. 9) Beethoven 17
The Sixpence Trad. Irish 4
Group C
Ballroom Blues Richard Wright 30

GRADE 3

(Time Pieces Volume 2)

Title Composer Page
Group A
Musette (from English Suite No. 3) J. S. Bach 14
Branle No. 2 Morlaye 6
Group B
Allegretto (Op. 50 No. 15)
Tab and score PDF
Giuliani 22
Funeral March of a Marionette (coming soon)
Gounod
Group C
My Favorite Things (from The Sound of Music) Richard Rodgers 40
My Favorite Things (Backing track) Richard Rodgers 40

GRADE 4 (coming soon)

(Time Pieces Volume 2)

Group A
Tarleton’s Resurrection Dowland
Gavotte (from three pieces) (observing repeats)
Group B
Pastorale (Op. 21 No. 16) Carcassi
Menuet (Hob. IX/3 No. 2) (observing repeats) Haydn
Group C
I Spy Colin Downs
Japanese Water Garden (observing repeats) Stephen Goss

GRADE 5

Misc. publications

Group A
Bourrée (from three pieces) Handel
Largo (from ‘Winter’: The Four Seasons) Vivaldi
Group B
Allegretto (No. 3 of three pieces) Mertz
March of the Wooden Soldiers Tchaikovsky
Étude No. 3 in A Carcassi 25 Études mélodiques progressives, Op. 60
Group C
Senhorinha Guinga  Time Pieces vol. 2, page 44
No walk today! Khachaturian

GRADE 7

Group A
Allemande from Lute Suite in E minor, BWV 996 J.S. Bach Bach Solo Lute Works, ed. Koonce