Essential Repertoire for the Piano FIVE

Essential Repertoire for the Piano Level 5 is a collection of Baroque, Classical, Romantic, and Contemporary pieces. This is an excellent source of material for the pianist who is at the intermediate level.

This list will be at conservatory level/grade five for many conservatories including Conservatory Canada. (eg.CNCM, RCM, BCCM and CC). Please consult your syllabus for which pieces are eligible for an examination. Most conservatories allow for irregular list pieces with their approval. There is no charge for this service with Conservatory Canada.

Find included with the interactive SuperScore edition, information about each composer. The scores feature MIDI performances by Andrew Harbridge. Both hands have been split in the recordings to facilitate one-hand-at-a-time practice. Repeat and non-repeat versions included where applicable.


Andantino, K. 236 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Capriccio in C Major by Johann Wilhelm Hassler

Ecossaise in E-Flat Major by Andrew Harbridge

Intrada by Christoph Graupner

Little Scherzo by Andrew Harbridge

Little Shepherd Boy, Siciliana by Samuel Arnold

Minuet in G Major, WoO 10, No. 2 by Ludwig van Beethoven

Sheri’s Song by Andrew Harbridge

Siciliene, Op. 68, No. 11 by Robert Schumann

Sonatina in C Major, Op. 157, No. 4 by Fritz Spindler

Sonatina in F Major, Anh 5, No. 2, I by Ludwig van Beethoven