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A message from the State Manager, AMEB (NSW)
 02-04-2020

Dear teachers, candidates and parents,

Over the past month, AMEB (NSW) Board, management and staff have remained committed to delivering exams in studios around NSW and the ACT whilst continuing to act in accordance with official advice from health authorities NSW Health and the…

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Old piano syllabus now extended to 2021
 31-03-2020

Hands on Piano

We understand that exam preparation has been significantly disrupted for many candidates due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Federal AMEB have agreed to extend the transition period for…

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AMEB (NSW) and COVID-19
 23-03-2020

Last updated 26 March 2020

FAQs

We understand that the current situation is raising many questions about AMEB exams. Before you contact our office, please read these updated FAQs which may…

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News for Trumpet teachers
 21-02-2020

Trumpet Series 2 new syllabus

For exams this year (2020) and next year (2021), candidates can prepare for either option: an old (based on 2019 Manual of Syllabuses) or a new (based on 2020 Manual of…

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News for Piano teachers
 20-02-2020

Series 18 cover2019 saw the introduction of a new Piano syllabus. 2021 will be the final year where candidates can prepare for either option: an old or a new syllabus exam.

From 2022, only the new syllabus will be…

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Changes this year
Fellowship in Music Australia (FMusA) reintroduced
 07-02-2020

The Fellowship in Music Australia (FMusA) is the highest and most prestigious award offered by AMEB. From 2020, there is a new process to apply for the Fellowship exam. Read more.

 

Changes this year
Set Works
 03-02-2020

New set works will be introduced from 2020 for:

  • Theory of Music - Grades 5 and 6
  • Theory of Music - Licentiate Diploma (Musicology)
  • Musicianship - Grades 5 and 6

Theory of Music

Grade 5

As part of this changeover, questions relating to Set Works will be added to Theory of Music Grade 5, which has not previously had these questions. Currently students only encounter Set…

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New set works in 2020
 03-02-2020

From 2020 the Grade 6 Set Works have changed and candidates will need to analyse and answer questions on ALL Set Works in the exam. Details regarding the new Set Works can be found in the 2020 Theory of Music syllabus. A new digital publication, Theory of Music Analytical Notes will be available to assist candidates preparing for this section of the exam.

AMEB Federal have written in-depth analytical notes…

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Have you been impacted by Australia’s bushfire emergency?
 28-01-2020

We are here to help put your musical education back on track when you’re ready.

Our thoughts are with everyone affected by Australia’s bushfire emergency, and the firefighters and emergency services personnel working tirelessly to protect our communities.

AMEB (NSW) would like to help those teachers and students affected by replacing any certificates lost in the fires. Let us know by completing our…

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Events
2020 Trumpet Syllabus Workshop
 13-12-2019

For teachers, prospective teachers and senior students.

 
Venue

JMC Academy 561 Harris Street, Ultimo (opposite The Powerhouse Museum)

 
Date and time

Sunday 16 February 2020
10am - 4pm

 
Registration

Registration must be completed online at www.trybooking.com/584762 or by clicking…

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