Record Number of BSB Entries for ABRSM Music Exams

70 Students at the BSB have registered for practical instrument exams with ABRSM in the May/June exam period. In total there are 57 students taking the exams from the Castelldefels campus and 13 from the Sitges campus. This will be the first time that the Sitges campus will have an examiner from the ABRSM visiting their campus. ABRSM are the world’s leading provider of music exams.

Students will be examined on the performance of three pieces of music, perform technical exercises (such as scales) and undertake aural awareness tests. Music grade level exams run from the Prep Test to grade 8. Students will be taking exams on; Piano, Guitar, Clarinet, Alto Saxophone and Violin.

“I am really pleased to see how many students will be taking ABRSM exams this summer. These exams are vigorous, and the students must dedicate lots of time to practising their pieces and scales to pass these exams. Having 70 students taking these exams is phenomenal!” – Mr Hebden – BSB Director of Learning Arts

May/June 2018 Entries:

  • Prep Test:    14
  • Grade 1:       22
  • Grade 2:       12
  • Grade 3:       13
  • Grade 4:         6
  • Grade 5:         1
  • Grade 6:         1
  • Grade 7:         0
  • Grade 8:         1

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