This book contains a series of practice listening tests that will help you to prepare fully for Section A of the Historical and Analytical Studies exam paper. It has been carefully written by an experienced examiner and teacher to match the requirements of the OCR A2 Music specification.
You can use this book for coursework or for revision and preparation in the final weeks before your exam. It includes an expanded introduction that takes you through a number of vocal works, discussing their main features (with particular attention given to the area of study ‘Interpretation’);six complete practice tests that cover a variety of accompanied vocal music from 1900 to 1945; a scores booklet containing printed extracts of all of the music covered in the book; and model answers to all of the tests.
A CD of the music extracts used in the book is available separately: OCR A2 Music Listening Tests (2nd edition) CD, ISBN 978-1-78038-124-4, RHG243.