Updated: Dec 24, 2019
1. The National Musicians Association Music Grade Examination Committee organizes grading examination (twice a year, in summer and winter vacations respectively. The registration places are generally in the provincial musicians'associations. For example, Shenyang's National Piano Grade Examination is registered by Liaoning Musicians Association).
2. Piano Grade Examination of Central Conservatory of Music (Note: Central Conservatory of Music has no Grade 10, Grade 9 is its highest level, but the difficulty of Grade 9 is also higher than that of Grade 10 of the whole country. There should be registration points everywhere. Shenyang Liu Ning Piano School is one of the test points of Central Conservatory of Music in Liaoning Province, and other areas also have their own characteristics. The corresponding agency is responsible for the agency.
3. Piano Grade Examination of Shanghai Musicians Association (Shanghai is different from the whole country in everything, such as college entrance examination papers, so it is impossible to take part in the piano grading examination of the National Musicians Association in Shanghai. Every year, only the summer vacation can take the piano grading examination, and the highest level is also Grade 10. However, it should be pointed out that the grading repertoire of Shanghai is difficult for the whole country and Grade 9 in Shanghai. The repertoire is a national grade 10 repertoire. Shanghai's grade 10 can be equivalent to the national grade 11. In recent years, Shanghai has developed a "performance grade", which is more difficult than grade 10, for competent people to test.
Although there are music examinations available to school and university students alongside other regular qualifications and assessments, there are also a number of independent bodies who solely provide assessment in musical ability which are open to all.which provides examinations in music at centres around the world. ABRSM is one of four examination boards accredited by Ofqual to award graded exams and diploma qualifications in music within the UK's National Qualifications Framework (along with the London College of Music, Rockschool Ltd and Trinity College London).
The practical exams concentrate on the particular instrument favored by the pupil, for example, piano, guitar or flute. They cover elements such as playing set pieces, technical work including scales, sight-reading, aural, musical knowledge and improvisation.