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Repertoire option continuing for Leisure syllabuses
 17-01-2022

‘For Leisure’ subjects offered as Video Repertoire Exams in 2022

Repertoire exams are continuing in 2022 (video exams only) for Preliminary to Grade 8 in the following syllabuses:

  • Piano for Leisure
  • Singing for Leisure
  • Saxophone for Leisure

The Repertoire format does not require the presentation of any technical work, aural tests, sight reading or general knowledge. Instead, the…

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Changes this year
New Horn syllabus
 17-01-2022

A new Horn (French Horn) syllabus is available for examination from 2022.

New publications are available to use in conjunction with the syllabus:

  • Series 2 Grade books for Preliminary to Grade 4
  • Recorded accompaniments for Series 2 accompanied works for Preliminary to Grade 3
  • Horn Technical Work & Orchestral Excerpts (2021)
  • Horn Sight Reading & Transposition (2021)
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Notice of Withdrawal - face to face Theory grade exams
 17-01-2022

2022 will be the last year that Theory of Music grades 1 to 6 will be available as face-to-face exams, however they will continue to be available as online exams.

 

 

Changes this year
Revised Trombone and Euphonium syllabuses
 17-01-2022

Revised syllabuses for Trombone, Bass Trombone and Euphonium are available for examination in 2022.

New publications will be available from late January 2022 to use in conjunction with the recently released Trombone & Euphonium Technical Work & Orchestral Excerpts:

  • Series 2 Grade books for Preliminary to Grade 4
  • Trombone & Euphonium Sight Reading (2021)

These publications can…

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Changes this year
New Violin syllabus
 17-01-2022

A new Violin syllabus is available for examination from 2022.

New publications are available to use in conjunction with the syllabus:

  • Series 10 Grade books for Preliminary to Grade 7
  • Recorded accompaniments for Series 10 accompanied works for Preliminary to Grade 3
  • Violin Technical Workbook (2021) and Violin Sight Reading (2021)
  • Series 10 Handbooks for Preliminary to Grade 7
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News for Trumpet teachers
 17-01-2022

Trumpet series 2The 2019 syllabus for Trumpet is no longer examinable. Only the syllabus as per the 2022 Manual of Syllabuses is available for examination.

Features of the new Trumpet syllabus are:

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A message from the State Manager AMEB (NSW)
 07-12-2021

As 2021 comes to a close, we can reflect on what a challenging year this has been for all of us. Many teachers have had to undergo a very sudden and uncomfortable move to embrace technology and delve into the world of online lessons, whilst trying to keep their students engaged and motivated despite the uncertainty surrounding ever-changing exam possibilities. Students have contended with disruptions to their schooling and live…

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Video Repertoire exam preparation
 22-04-2021

It is important that enrollers understand what is required in this slightly different exam format. Please click here for information that will…

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New Transfer and Rescheduling Policy
 17-03-2021

The existing AMEB (NSW) Transfer Policy was reviewed in late 2020 to determine if options for candidates could be expanded to provide more choices. This was done in response to customer feedback.

Following the review, the AMEB (NSW) Board approved new policies (the Rescheduling Policy and the Transfer Policy) that are more closely aligned with other state AMEB offices. These policies apply to enrolments received on or after…

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Changes this year
New Accordion syllabus
 10-12-2020

A new Accordion syllabus is available for examination from 2021. This revised syllabus 2021 Accordion Syllabus is available as a digital download and has a refreshed Manual List.

The old syllabus as published in the 2019 Accordion Syllabus will be available for examination in 2021 and 2022, and will be withdrawn from 1 January 2023.