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Music Theory results – update 6 April

Practical Session 2 - Update

We appreciate how much the cancellation of our exams has affected learners And we are working hard on solutions to ensure learners can gain their qualifications at the earliest opportunity.

However, on the basis of official and local advice we will be cancelling Session 1 Practical exams scheduled for September - October. We are very sorry for the impact on teachers and candidates and we will continue to monitor the situation. Thank you for your loyalty and support while these restrictions remain in place.

We will be gradually rolling out remotely-assessed Performance Grades https://gb.abrsm.org/en/performancegrades/ internationally starting before the end of 2020 and will share exam dates and booking periods soon.

Music Theory Exam update – session two

On the basis of government advice, we are cancelling the Music Theory exams due to take place later in 2020. We are sorry for any inconvenience and thank you for your ongoing loyalty and support.

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Graded music exams, ARSM, Prep Test and Performance Assessment

To enter candidates for these exams you will need to book and pay using our online booking service. We are unable to accept postal bookings for these exams.

Find out more about our new online service for exams from 2020 onwards.

Ensembles and Choral Singing exams

Postal booking only

DipABRSM, LRSM and FRSM diplomas

Diploma entry is now electronic. If you send a paper entry to our offices, we will destroy it securely to protect your personal information.

Please submit your form electronically. For detailed instructions click here.

*DipABRSM and LRSM Performance & Direction candidates only. Complete this form form and submit it when you book your exam.

** Instrumental and Vocal Teaching candidates only. Complete this form and submit it when you book your exam.

Retaking a Diploma exam

*Teaching, Direction and FRSM Performance candidates only. Complete this form and submit it with any Submitted Work when you book your exam.

**DipABRSM and LRSM Performance & Direction candidates only. Complete this form and submit it when you book your exam.

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