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Music Theory results – update 6 April

Practical and Music Theory exams update

On the basis of official and local advice, we have decided to suspend all Practical and Music Theory exams outside the UK and Ireland from now until 1 July 2020, and our Representative will contact applicants with further guidance. We will update specific territories in due course in relation to exams after that date. We are sorry for any inconvenience and thank you for your loyal support during this challenging time.

How do I enter an ABRSM exam?

ABRSM has no membership requirement. Simply follow the steps below.

1. Check local exam dates, fees and entry deadlines. Entries are only accepted during the listed entry periods.

2. For each entry, prepare:

Practical and Theory entries must be made separately, each with the material above.

3. Send a complete entry package by mail to your local representative or contact.

4. Once your entry is processed, you'll receive details of your exam appointments by post or email a few weeks before the exam date.

Download entry forms

Please ensure that:

Graded music exams and ARSM

Ensembles and Choral Singing exams

DipABRSM, LRSM and FRSM diplomas

*DipABRSM and LRSM Performance & Direction candidates only. Print out this declaration and give it to the examiners at the start of your exam.

Retaking a Diploma exam

*Teaching, Direction and FRSM Performance candidates only. Attach this to the front of any Submitted Work sent with your application.

**DipABRSM and LRSM Performance & Direction candidates only. Print out this declaration and give it to the examiners at the start of your exam.

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