Rockschool Examinations

Rockschool Graded Exams at My Drum School

RSL was founded on an ethos to provide innovative, contemporary qualifications for music and the arts. In 1991 – Rockschool transformed music education by introducing graded qualification for contemporary musicians. The original exams covered the core Rock & Roll band instruments : Electric Guitar, Bass and Drums.

With relentless commitment to creating engaging qualifications, RSL has expanded syllabi to the inclusion of Teaching and Performance Diplomas, Vocational Qualifications (2005) and Performance Arts Awards (2010). It is RSL’s continued commitment and aim to motivate and support students and teachers with practical, academically relevant, and personally rewarding qualifications.

Each syllabus is developed with care, skill and expertise to ensure that every addition is creative, innovative and industry-relevant.

What a typical Rockschool Drum Exam consists:
Grade Examinations are available at every grade Debut – Grade 8 and consists of the following elements:

  • 3 Performance Pieces
  • Technical Exercises
  • Sight Reading or Improvisation & Interpretation (Debut to Grade 5)
  • Stylistic Studies & Quick Study Piece (Grade 6 – 8)
  • Ear Tests
  • General Musicianship Questions

Here is an overview of My Drum School & Rockschool’s Related Courses:

RS EVENT CENTER ( Rockschool Singapore):

  • Address: #02-56 Old Airport Rd, Block 51, Singapore 390051
  • Phone: 6348 6100
  • Opening Hours: 
    – Monday: Closed
    – Tuesday to Friday: 1-9pm
    – Weekends: 9am to 7pm

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