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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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2020 Teaching Awards Results
 16-04-2021

The AMEB (NSW) Board decided that trophies would not be presented to category winners for the 2020 teaching year due to the many disruptions and the alteration to usual exam preparation that many teachers and their candidates experienced.

However, the top enroller results were calculated and merit certificates were issued in March 2021 to teachers, music schools and schools who gained a top 5 or 10 placement in each of the…

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Changes this year
Collaborative exams in 2021
 31-03-2021

Collaborative exams are permitted in 2021, other than piano duets. The continuing requirement for distancing makes piano duets not possible.

Follow the links for more information on collaborative exams for Grade 7 and…

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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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Congratulations to our 2020 Diplomates
 08-03-2021

On Sunday 7 March, the achievements of over 170 talented music and speech and drama students was celebrated in an Online Diploma Presentation Ceremony. Our warm congratulations to them all.

 

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Exam Dates for 2021
 02-03-2021
Video Repertoire Exams
Video Exams - First Session 20 (Video Repertoire Exams only)

Video Repertoire Exams will be available in 2021. The exam session will commence earlier than our usual face-to-face Metro First Session exam period.

  • 27 January 2021 – Enrolments open via…
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2020 Teacher Awards
 21-01-2021

At the start of the year, AMEB (NSW) is usually busy tallying the results of all our teachers and enrollers so that we can calculate the winners of the Teaching Awards.

The COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent government policy had a huge impact on teachers, students, and their families in 2020.

Please…

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Changes this year
Online Exam System Updates
 10-01-2021

Annual maintenance of the AMEB online exam and course system is scheduled to occur from 12.30am on Friday 15 January until 9.00am Monday 18 January 2021. Changes include an update to the system to support new functionality and make improvements to data management and security. Please note that AMEB online exams and courses will be unavailable for use during the 3-day annual maintenance period.

Specific improvements include…

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Changes this year
New Harp syllabus
 10-12-2020

A new Harp syllabus is available for examination from 2021. This syllabus caters for candidates on both Lever and Pedal harp.

For the first time, publications are available to use in conjunction with the syllabus:

  • Grade books for Preliminary to Grade 4
  • Technical Workbook for both Level 1 (Preliminary to Grade 4) and Level 2 (Grade 5 to Grade 8)
  • Sight Reading

These publications…

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Changes this year
New Lower Brass syllabus - Trombone, Bass Trombone, Tuba and Euphonium
 10-12-2020

Trombone, Bass Trombone and Euphonium

A revised syllabus is now available which includes:

  • new Preliminary grade
  • new Technical Workbook for Trombone & Euphonium. This Technical Workbook also contains orchestral excerpts.

Tuba

A revised syllabus is now available which includes:

  • new Preliminary grade
  • new Technical Workbook for Tuba. This Technical…
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