ABRSM exams are marked out of 150:
- Pieces 30 marks for each piece,
- Sight Reading out of 21 marks,
- Scales and Arpeggios 21 marks,
- Aural tests out of 18 marks
Students learn 3 pieces from the latest ABRSM exam book.
2. Sight Reading
Sight reading is marked for Rhythm and Fluency, Accuracy, Musical Detail and Confidence.
3. Scales and Arpeggios
Scales and Arpeggios marked for Rhythmic Fluency, Accuracy and confidence.
4. Aural Tests
Aural tests are marked for Rhythm, Pitch, Tempo, Musical Memory, and include Clapping, Echo Singing and Answering questions about a short piece of music.
An Aural App can be downloaded for practice.