Royal Conservatory of Music Exams


The Bermuda School of Music offers Royal Conservatory of Music (RCM) exams to island students of all ages and abilities. The RCM provides internationally recognized standards of assessment, performance training and much more in music education worldwide.

Practical examinations are available from Level 1 to 10, as well as for ARCT Performers. Theory examinations are available in Rudiments (Basic, Intermediate, Advanced), Harmony (Basic, Intermediate, Advanced), Counterpoint, History and Analysis. ARCT Piano Teacher’s Written and Piano Pedagogy. Written examinations are also available.

Exams are available in a wide range of subjects:

  • Voice
  • Piano
  • Drums
  • Guitar
  • Strings
  • Woodwind
  • Brass

RCM exams are a great way for music students to evaluate the progression of their skills and are conducted by trained and experienced staff . If desired, Practice Theory Assessments are also available.

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