What's in the exam?
- Scales and arpeggios
- Aural tests
The Music Theory exam in Macau on the 8 February has been cancelled due to concerns surrounding the coronavirus.
Total marks in all individual Practical exams are 150. You need 100 marks to achieve Pass, 120 marks to pass with Merit and 130 marks to pass with Distinction.
There are eight grades of assessment. Select a grade using the links below to view the syllabus and supporting materials for that grade.
Download recordings of pieces from our Piano syllabus.
A selection of pieces from the new syllabus.
A selection of pieces from the 2017 & 2018 syllabus.
Practice material for students preparing for Piano exams.
New editions offering support to teachers preparing students for Practical exams.
You can download for free Incipit Express arr. John Madden, a kaleidoscopic grand tour of the ABRSM Piano exam pieces 2019 & 2020, for piano trio.