Make music a family affair by finding out how you can support your children on their musical journey and create musical moments that everyone at home can share.
Latest exam updates
Practical Session 2 Update - Belgium
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 are cancelling the postponed Session 2 Practical exams scheduled for November - 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 internationally and will share exam dates and booking periods soon.
Music Theory Exam update – session 3
On the basis of government advice, we are cancelling the Music Theory exams due to take place later in 2020. We are sorry for any inconvenience and thank you for your ongoing loyalty and support.
At ABRSM our purpose is to inspire musical achievement, offering exams and resources to help learners progress, whatever their musical goals.
The Boy and the Bunnet is a brilliant way to introduce children (and adults) to the Scots language and Scots traditional instruments.
Challenge your children to complete a few Classical 100 activities this week. Listen, learn and explore all 100 pieces.
Learning to play a musical instrument or to sing brings extraordinary, lifelong benefits. Why?
Understanding and clarifying your own expectations about your child’s lessons can make a huge difference to a teacher-parent relationship and will have a positive knock-on effect on the learner’s experience.
We’ve pulled together some of our favourite resources to support music learning at home for primary and secondary age children.
Why not listen to Classic FM’s 10-part podcast presented by the best-selling author and TV personality David Walliams?
Every day Durham Music releases a new video with an extension worksheet for different years and abilities - fun for all the family.
Alison Cox, Head of Composition at the Purcell School and founder of The Commonwealth Resounds, on why learning to compose is important and what’s being done to encourage more young people to get involved.
Over 3500 of you have signed up for Classical 100, our fantastic collection of carefully selected pieces of music and activities for children and their families.
Ten great tips for helping with your child’s practice.
Paul Harris offers some thoughts for parents to help their children get the most out of practice.
Watch Kerry Ellis, the First Lady of West End musicals, speaking to participants in a workshop about looking after your voice.