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New face for ABRSM

New face for ABRSM

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ABRSM has appointed Aileen Douthwaite, the former deputy chair of the Heads of Instrumental Teaching Scotland (HITS), as its new relationships executive.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Oct 28th 2013 at 10:58AM
Faber runs 24-hour ABRSM promo

Faber runs 24-hour ABRSM promo

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For today only (Thursday 19th July) Faber is offering a discount on orders of 50 books from its piano and brass selection.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Jul 19th 2012 at 10:26AM
ABRSM revamps Piano and Brass syllabuses

ABRSM revamps Piano and Brass syllabuses

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ABRSM, the world's leading music exam board, will begin publishing its new Piano and Brass syllabuses next week, which come into effect on January 1st 2013.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Jun 27th 2012 at 3:59PM
ABRSM partners Music For Youth

ABRSM partners Music For Youth

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ABRSM has announced a new partnership with Music for Youth (MFY), the music education charity providing free access to performance and audience opportunities for young musicians across the UK. 

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Feb 29th 2012 at 11:18AM

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ABRSM launches overseas sponsorship fund

ABRSM launches overseas sponsorship fund

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ABRSM has launched a new International Sponsorship Fund as part of its drive to support and encourage music learning throughout the world.

The fund is open to any individual, group ...

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Oct 20th 2011 at 10:07AM
MIA Awards nominations revealed

MIA Awards nominations revealed

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The awards will take place on November 30th at the Marriot Hotel, Grosvenor Square, London. As a reminder, Early Bird Tickets for the event must be booked and paid for ...

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Oct 17th 2011 at 12:04PM
Music Exchange to launch new catalogues at JHS Event

Music Exchange to launch new catalogues at JHS Event

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Music Exchange will introduce its new Supercat and Music Gifts catalogues at this year’s JHS Event.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Jun 2nd 2011 at 3:16PM
ABRSM launches jazz teaching course

ABRSM launches jazz teaching course

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ABRSM has launched Developing Jazz Techniques, a four-day residential course for instrumental music teachers.

by Andy Barrett
on May 27th 2011 at 3:00AM

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ABRSM celebrates Music Medals landmark

ABRSM celebrates Music Medals landmark

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In January 2011, ABRSM’s Music Medals assessments passed the milestone of 40,000 candidates since launch.

by Andy Barrett
on Jan 20th 2011 at 10:22AM
Barnes & Mullins enhances String Gallery

Barnes & Mullins enhances String Gallery

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Barnes & Mullins has announced a further enhancement to StringGallery.com – the online bowed instrument community.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Jan 7th 2011 at 10:14AM
MIA AWARDS: Sheet music dominates

MIA AWARDS: Sheet music dominates

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In a ceremony that covered pretty much every aspect of the MI trade, the MIA Awards at the Landmark Hotel in London saw a considerable number of awards going out ...

by Andy Barrett
on Nov 25th 2010 at 2:00PM
String Gallery goes live

String Gallery goes live

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Barnes & Mullins has launched the first version of String Gallery, a scheme which aims to convince general music stores to see bowed instruments as more of a priority.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Jul 12th 2010 at 10:15AM

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ABRSM new organ syllabus

ABRSM new organ syllabus

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ABRSM is launching a revised organ syllabus in July. As well as updated repertoire lists and new transposition and sight-reading tests, a grade 1 organ exam will be introduced.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on May 10th 2010 at 10:38AM
ABRSM sponsors ESTA

ABRSM sponsors ESTA

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ABRSM has announced that it is sponsoring the UK branch of the European String Teachers' Association (ESTA) this year. ESTA is an association for violin, viola, cello and double bass ...

by Rob Hughes
on May 4th 2010 at 10:39AM
ABRSM video podcast

ABRSM video podcast

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ABRSM has released a video podcast that aims to help teachers use its Joining the Dots publications. The aim of the series is to aid students with piano sight-reading.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Apr 27th 2010 at 10:02AM
ABRSM string course

ABRSM string course

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String teachers and students interested in ensemble teaching are invited to apply for ABRSM’s two-day residential course 'Teaching string ensembles', which will be held at the Warwick Arts Centre ...

by Andy Barrett
on Apr 22nd 2010 at 10:08AM

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ABRSM expands download shop

ABRSM expands download shop

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ABRSM has expanded its audio download shop to include recordings of pieces set for ABRSM violin, flute and clarinet exams, to complement the existing collection of piano exam repertoire.

by Rob Hughes
on Feb 4th 2010 at 10:39AM
MUSIC CHINA: Tapping the domestic market

MUSIC CHINA: Tapping the domestic market

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While the past few years of Music China (this is now the eighth show here in Shanghai) have been largely concerned with opening up a channel into other Far Eastern ...

by Andy Barrett in Shanghai
on Oct 16th 2009 at 6:44AM
ABRSM announces its next chief executive

ABRSM announces its next chief executive

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The ABRSM has announced that Guy Perricone is to succeed Richard Morris as chief executive of the organisation in January 2010. Morris will be retiring from this post after 17 ...

by Rob Hughes
on Sep 18th 2009 at 11:12AM
ABRSM hosts workshops and jazz taster days

ABRSM hosts workshops and jazz taster days

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Music assessment company ABRSM is hosting Let’s Teach Jazz taster days across the country, designed for teachers, as well as a series of workshops to help students to pass examinations.

by Rob Hughes
on Sep 9th 2009 at 10:29AM
New ABRSM syllabuses

New ABRSM syllabuses

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Robert Sargant, ABRSM’s syllabus manager, provides a guided tour of the cello, double bass, trumpet, trombone and bass trombone repertoire accompanying the new syllabuses for 2010.

by Andy Barrett
on Aug 18th 2009 at 10:30AM
ABRSM anniversary concert

ABRSM anniversary concert

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The Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music (ABRSM) is celebrating its 120th anniversary with a special concert at the Cadogan Hall in London on July 27th.

by Andy Barrett
on Jul 14th 2009 at 10:15AM
ABRSM winners announced

ABRSM winners announced

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ABRSM has announced the results of its first International Young Composers’ Competition, held to mark the organisation’s 120th anniversary.

by Andy Barrett
on May 19th 2009 at 9:00AM
ABRSM re-brands

ABRSM re-brands

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The Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music (ABRSM), celebrating its 120th anniversary this year, has launched a new brand identity that, it hopes, ‘reflects the perceptions of ABRSM’s ...

by Andy Barrett
on May 14th 2009 at 9:06AM
ABRSM partners FMS

ABRSM partners FMS

NEWS The Federation of Music Services and the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music (ABRSM) have announced a new consultancy partnership.

by Rob Hughes
on Dec 8th 2008 at 4:09PM