Rhythm

Speed

Grade 1

Scales

Four quavers

Crotchet

Arpeggios

Three quavers

Dotted crotchet

Grade 2

Scales

Four quavers

Crotchet

Arpeggios

Four quavers

Crotchet

Arpeggios (divided between the hands)

Four quavers

Quaver

Grade 3

Scales

Four quavers

Crotchet

Arpeggios

Four quavers

Dotted Crotchet

Arpeggios (divided between the hands)

Four quavers

Dotted Crotchet

Grade 4

Scales

Four quavers

Minim

Specified melodic minor scales (non-pedal harp; RH only)

Four quavers

Crotchet

Arpeggios

Four quavers

Dotted Crotchet

Arpeggios (divided between the hands)

Four quavers

Dotted Crotchet

Grade 5

Scales

Four quavers

Minim

Specified melodic minor scales (non-pedal harp; RH only)

Four quavers

Crotchet

Arpeggios

Four quavers

Dotted Crotchet

Arpeggios (divided between the hands)

Four quavers

Dotted Crotchet

Dominant sevenths

One quaver and six semiquavers

Crotchet

Dominant sevenths (divided between the hands)

One quaver and six semiquavers

Crotchet

Grade 6

Scales

Four quavers

Minim

Melodic minor scales (non-pedal harp; RH only)

Four quavers

Crotchet

Arpeggios

Four quavers

Dotted Crotchet

Arpeggios (divided between the hands)

Four quavers

Dotted Crotchet

Dominant sevenths

One quaver and six semiquavers

Minim

Dominant sevenths (divided between the hands)

One quaver and six semiquavers

Minim

Grade 7

Scales

Four quavers

Minim

Melodic minor scales (non-pedal harp; RH only)

Four quavers

Crotchet

Scales (in contrary motion)

Four quavers

Minim

Arpeggios

Four quavers

Dotted Crotchet

Arpeggios (divided between the hands)

Four quavers

Dotted Crotchet

Dominant sevenths

One quaver and six semiquavers

Crotchet

Dominant sevenths (divided between the hands)

One quaver and six semiquavers

Crotchet

Dominant sevenths (in the narrow position)

Eight semiquavers

Crotchet

Grade 8

Scales

Four quavers

Minim

Melodic minor scales (non-pedal harp; RH only)

Four quavers

Crotchet

Scales (in contrary motion)

Four quavers

Minim

Arpeggios

Four quavers

Dotted crotchet

Arpeggios (divided between the hands)

Four quavers

Dotted crotchet

Arpeggios (in the narrow position)

Eight semiquavers

Crotchet

Dominant sevenths / Diminished sevenths

One quaver and six semiquavers

Crotchet

Dominant sevenths / Diminished sevenths (divided between the hands)

One quaver and six semiquavers

Crotchet

Dominant sevenths (in the narrow position)

Eight semiquavers

Crotchet

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