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As a teacher of singing, flute and music theory, I have over 10 years experience of working with people of all ages and abilities. I am also a music theory examiner for Trinity College London. For more information, please visit my website.

As a teacher of singing, flute and music theory, I have over 10 years experience of working with people of all ages and abilities. I am also a music theory examiner for Trinity College London. For more information, please visit my website.
ABRSM Grade 5 Aural test help sheet
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ABRSM Grade 5 Aural test help sheet

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This sheet provides a step by step guide to the Aural tests which are part of the ABRSM music examinations. It covers every element of the aural test, with clear explanation of each and helpful hints and tips for each part. An essential tool for practice and revision.
ABRSM Aural Tests - Musical Styles and Periods
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ABRSM Aural Tests - Musical Styles and Periods

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This sheet is to be used alongside the Aural Help sheet for Grades 5, 6, 7 and 8. It provides a useful chart showing the features of each style and period, as well as suggested composers, as is required in the aural part of an ABRSM music examination. It would also be useful for use in the music classroom, in particular those studying for GCSE, As Level and A Level music.
ABRSM Grade 5 Theory: Hints, Tips and 'Need to Know's
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ABRSM Grade 5 Theory: Hints, Tips and 'Need to Know's

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A 6 page handout detailing all the knowledge you need for the ABRSM Grade 5 Theory examination, plus hints and tips on how to remember and work out questions. Great for revision and use in music theory classes. Fully revised for the new 2018 syllabus.
ABRSM Grade 8 Aural help sheet
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ABRSM Grade 8 Aural help sheet

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This sheet provides a step by step guide to the Aural tests which are part of the ABRSM music examinations. It covers every element of the aural test, with clear explanation of each and helpful hints and tips for each part. An essential tool for practice and revision.
Standard Orchestral Instruments and Voices
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Standard Orchestral Instruments and Voices

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A 2 page handout listing standard orchestral instruments, the clefs they use, their ranges and how they transpose. Great for use with the ABRSM Hints, Tips and 'Need to Know's sheet. for preparation for a theory examination or in the music classroom.
ABRSM Grade 4 Aural help sheet
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ABRSM Grade 4 Aural help sheet

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This sheet provides a step by step guide to the Aural tests which are part of the ABRSM music examinations. It covers every element of the aural test, with clear explanation of each and helpful hints and tips for each part. An essential tool for practice and revision.
ABRSM Grade 6 Aural test help sheet
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ABRSM Grade 6 Aural test help sheet

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This sheet provides a step by step guide to the Aural tests which are part of the ABRSM music examinations. It covers every element of the aural test, with clear explanation of each and helpful hints and tips for each part. An essential tool for practice and revision.
ABRSM Grade 3 Theory: Hints, Tips and 'Need to Know's
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ABRSM Grade 3 Theory: Hints, Tips and 'Need to Know's

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A 3 page handout detailing all the knowledge you need for the ABRSM Grade 3 Theory examination, plus hints and tips on how to remember and work out questions. Great for revision and use in music theory classes. Fully revised for the new 2018 syllabus.
ABRSM Grade 6 Theory
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ABRSM Grade 6 Theory

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All of my guides to understanding the elements of the ABRSM Grade 6 Theory syllabus in one bundle! Save 29% on the total price!
Grade 6 Theory: Composing
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Grade 6 Theory: Composing

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A guide to composition, including phrasing, modulation and pivot chords, motifs and structure. Suitable for use with the ABRSM Grade 6 theory syllabus and in the classroom.
ABRSM Grade 2 Aural help sheet
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ABRSM Grade 2 Aural help sheet

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This sheet provides a step by step guide to the Aural tests which are part of the ABRSM music examinations. It is suitable for younger students, and covers every element of the aural test, with clear explanation of each and helpful hints and tips for each part. An essential tool for practice and revision.
Ideas for Scale Practice
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Ideas for Scale Practice

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Do you find it difficult to motivate pupils to practice scales? Here are a few tried and tested ideas to encourage scale practice in exciting ways. Suitable for beginners and advanced pupils learning any instrument.
ABRSM Grade 1 Aural test help sheet
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ABRSM Grade 1 Aural test help sheet

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This sheet provides a step by step guide to the Aural tests which are part of the ABRSM music examinations. It is suitable for younger students, and covers every element of the aural test, with clear explanation of each and helpful hints and tips for each part. An essential tool for practice and revision.