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Raise the Bar - Graded Repertoire for Violin 6-8



From the Publisher

Raise the Bar Violin: Grades 6-8. A series of books showcasing favourite repertoire from past Trinity exam syllabuses. Each book contains an appealing selection of pieces pitched at a particular difficulty level, featuring music from a range of styles and periods. Designed for use alongside exam preparation or simply for pleasure, the books provide an essential resource for musicians looking to broaden their repertoire. Teaching notes are included, written by Anna Dryer-Beers.

Difficulty guide: 6-8
Difficulty level, roughly compared to ABRSM exam grades. 0 is beginner, 9 is advanced (beyond grade 8).



  • Teaching Notes
  • Allegro from Violin Concerto in A min. Op.3/6 (Vivaldi)
  • habanera from Carmen (Bizet)
  • Slavonic Dance No.10 Op.72/2 (Dvorak)
  • O Solo Mio (Capua)
  • Presto from Fantasia No.10 (Telemann)


  • Teaching Notes
  • Cavatina (Raff)
  • Spanish Dance No.2 (Moszkowski)
  • Polish Dance (Severn)
  • Twilight Dream (Putz)
  • Allegro from Fantasia No.1 (Telemann)


  • Teaching Notes
  • Allegro from Concerto in A, 1st movement (Albinoni)
  • Allegro Brillant, Op.19 (Ten Have)
  • Romanze from Violin Concerto No.2 (Wieniawski)
  • Bizarrerie (Elgar)
  • Divisions on a Ground (Baitzar)

Item Details


  • Part 1: Violin
  • Part 2: Piano
Category: Violin Albums & Collections
Publisher: Trinity College London
Publisher's reference: TCL015846
Our Stock Code: 1397765
Media Type: Paperback (76 pages [score])