Aural Trainer features interactive challenges to develop aural skills and make aural practice more engaging.
Total marks in all individual Practical exams are 150. You need 100 marks to achieve Pass, 120 marks to pass with Merit and 130 marks to pass with Distinction.
There are eight grades of assessment. Select a grade using the links below to view the syllabus and supporting materials for that grade.
Q&A with Gary Ryan
Read our interview with Gary Ryan, one of the world’s leading exponents of the guitar and a consultant for our new Guitar syllabus.
Publications and audio
Download audio recordings of Piano syllabus repertoire
A selection of pieces from the new syllabus.
Illustrated repertoire book from leading guitarist Gary Ryan.
Covers elements that beginner guitarists will be working on, including pitch, time, tone and performance.
A fresh approach to guitar sight-reading.
Practice material for candidates preparing for Guitar exams.
Practice material for candidates studying for Guitar exams.
New editions offering support to teachers preparing students for Practical exams.
Well-crafted arrangements for guitar.
A practice tool that allows you to vary the speed of audio without altering the pitch.