GRADED MUSIC EXAMS

SINGAPORE 2020

The world’s leading awarding body for
contemporary music and performance arts

From the UK Since 1991
WORLD’S NO 1

World’s first Popular Music Graded Exam & Music Production Syllabus

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28 years of innovation in the most industry relevant and creative music exam syllabus

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Qualifications to suit all skill levels from Entry Level to Diploma. Resources of music education made accessible for all.

WELL-ROUNDED

Well-rounded musicianship: choose between Performance Certificate or Graded Certificate

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WHAT WE OFFER


Rockschool Graded Music Exams is for everyone. From Premier, Debut, Grade 1-8 to Professional Diploma. And you get to choose between Performance Certificate or Graded Certificate

Graded Music Exams
• Electric Guitar
• Bass
• Drums
• Acoustic Guitar
• Piano
• Keys
• Vocals
• Ukulele
• Popular Music Theory
Diploma Level 4 & 6
• Teaching
• Performance
• Creative Enterprise
The Exam Sections

PERFORMANCE PIECES

Candidates are to choose 3 performance pieces to play in their exams. Up to 2 pieces can be free choice in the Graded Exams.


TECHNICAL EXERCISES

Tests candidates on the fundamental skills to develop mastery of technique, and to help them grow into better, well-rounded players and musicians.


SIGHT READING/IMPROVISATION (GRADES DEBUT–5 ONLY)

Candidates are allowed to choose to demonstrate their skill in either Sight Reading, or Improvisation.


QUICK STUDY PIECE (GRADES 6-8 ONLY)

Replaces the Sight Reading and Improvisation tests from the lower grades.


EAR TESTS (GRADES DEBUT-8)

Tests candidates’ aural skills through playback recall and recognition of melodic patterns, chords and harmonies, grooves, and rhythms


GENERAL MUSICIANSHIP QUESTIONS

At the end of an exam, candidates are asked 5 questions to test their knowledge of technique, their instrument, music theory and musical styles


EXAM TOURS & DATES

TOUR A


Exam Period

2 – 31 March 2020

Registration Deadline

15 January 2020


Registration Is Now Open!

TOUR B


Exam Period

15 June – 30 July 2020

Registration Deadline

30 April 2020

TOUR C


Exam Period

15 November – 20 December 2020

Registration Deadline

30 September 2020

Still have questions? Contact us:
RS Event Center

Rockschool Singapore Representative

51 Old Airport Road, #02-56 Singapore 390051

Phone :

6348 6100

Email :

exam@rs-event.sg