2020 Theory of Music Grade 5 exam pack



  • Woodwind instruments, including tunings, usual clefs
  • Glossary of woodwind terminology
  • Transposing instruments
  • Detailed notes, including examples in 17th, 18th and 19th century music, on the following forms and structures:
  • Minuet and trio, scherzo
  • Air with variations
  • Recitative and aria

Analysis with musical examples from the score:

  • Mozart: K563 3rd movement, Minuet and Trio
  • Handel: “Comfort ye” and “Every Valley” from “The Messiah”.