Latest exam updates

Our new online exam booking service

You can now register and create your new account.  For further information and to watch our registration video click here.

Practical Session 2 Update - India

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 2 Practical exams scheduled for October-December. 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 and will share exam dates and booking periods soon.

The booking period for online Music Theory exams at Grades 1 to 5 is now open. We are unable to offer Music Theory exams at Grades 6 to 8. The closing date is Monday 12 October. To book exams you will need to register and create an account with our new online booking service.

Live streamed performances to watch at home

Many orchestras and ensembles are continuing to entertain us at home. We’re looking forward to the live streamed concerts listed below. We’ll continue to add to this list when we find concerts online, so do check back each week.

Have we missed a concert? Let us know the details at [email protected] and we’ll include it too. 

London Symphony Orchestra - Always Playing

Each Sunday and Thursday, the LSO will be streaming a concert from their archive on their YouTube channel. They will provide digital programme notes and hope that you can sit down to listen at the same time as friends and family, wherever they are.

Thursday 16 April 7:30pm

Beethoven Symphony No.9

Performed by National Youth Orchestra on BBC Radio 3

Sunday 19 April 7pm

Bartók Hungarian Peasant Songs

Szymanowski Harnasie

Stravinsky Ebony Concerto

Golijov Nazareno

Bernstein Prelude, Fugue and Riffs

Thursday 23 April 7:30pm

Tippett The Rose Lake

Mahler comp. Cooke Symphony No 10

Sunday 26 April 7pm

Webern Six Pieces for Orchestra

Berg Fragments of Woyzeck

Ligeti Mysteries of the Macabre

Stravinsky The Rite of Spring

Thursday 30 April 7pm

Adams Harmonielehre

Berlioz Symphonie Fantastique

https://lso.co.uk/whats-on/2019-20-season/alwaysplaying.html

24 April at 7pm, Berliner Philharmoniker and Ivan Fischer

Haydn Sinfonia concertante in B flat major, Hob. I:105

Liszt A Faust Symphony in three character pictures after J.W. von Goethe https://www.digitalconcerthall.com/en/live

25 and 26 April, Living Room Live

George X. Fu performs the complete Debussy Etudes over two evenings.

https://www.livingroom-live.com/calendar

RSNO Friday Night Club

Every week the RSNO will bring never-before-seen concert footage straight to your living room. Visit their website for their latest performance information.

https://www.rsno.org.uk/friday/

London Mozart Players at home

Enjoy performances by LMP musicians and associated artists. A daily stream of musical treats and live performances, as well as exclusive behind-the-scenes interviews and content for the whole family to keep the music playing through the pandemic. http://londonmozartplayers.com/athome/

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