Pages for Learners
Piano by Grade
There is so much piano music available from 1600 to present day.
This listing gives a guide, including the exam year usage, for the standard of a piece.
The standard is a guide. If you are grade 2 you should be able to play a grade 2 piece with practice, a grade 1 piece with ease. Equally so a grade 1 piece can be used by a grade 5 learner as sight reading practice.
A lost of the terms of musical expression required for grades 1 - 5 theory including the Italian, French and German terms.
Remember if you want to do grades you need grade 5 theory before you can do grade 6, so here is a chance to learn them all.
Also included are required symbols, degrees of the scale, keys, orchestral instruments etc .
Free Music to Download
We use a lot of folk music, traditional songs, children's songs and our arrangements of popular classics in our lessons for most instruments.
On this link you will find a wide selection of styles, clefs and keys to download and have a go. Also great for sight reading and harmonisation practice.
Our learners events are closed door musical evenings with free pizza for all performers.
Parents are invited and achievement certificates are given to all students who take part.
The last Saturday in the month each teacher shares an event with their students.
The first Saturday of the month is for examination candidates and anyone who would like to be involved for performance experience.