ABRSM - Texas

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This page provides local information on examinations in Texas. Read more information about ABRSM as a global organization

ABRSM is the largest and most globally diverse examining body, with a long-standing tradition of excellence for over 126 years. ABRSM hosts nearly 660,000 exams each year in more than 93 countries around the world. The comprehensive and rigorous curricula allow students to have a well-rounded understanding of music, which can both satisfy the hobbyist and inspire budding musicians.

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ABRSM exams are currently offered in 3 cities across Texas

Austin

First Cumberland Presbyterian Church (Education Building)

6800 Woodrow Avenue

Austin, TX 78757

Dallas

Lord of Life Lutheran Church

3601 W 15th Street

Plano, TX 75075

Houston

Campbell Learning Center

1440 Campbell Road

Houston, TX 77055

ABRSM offers TWO types of music exams

Graded performance exams focusing on 4 crucial areas: scales/technique, sight-reading, aural, and repertoire
Graded written exams testing knowledge of notation, composition, terminology, and theory

ABRSM exams are offered 3 times a year

Spring

April - June

Both PRACTICAL and THEORY exams are available between the months of April-June.

Deadline to apply : January 15

Summer

June only

Only THEORY exam is available on the first SATURDAY of June in each region.

Deadline to apply: April 15

Fall

October-December

Both PRACTICAL and THEORY exams are available between the months of October - December.

Deadline to apply : August 15

Click on the link for forms and fees required for application. Please note that applications are to be RECEIVED rather than postmarked by the deadline. Late entries will unfortunately be returned to sender.


All applications are sent to the Houston processing center: 1440 Campbell Road. Houston, TX 77055

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