Piano Syllabus

Piano Syllabus front red GThe British Columbia Conservatory of Music Piano Examination Program recognizes student achievement through a well-planned course of study, from beginner to advanced levels.

Involvement in music is considered a fundamental component of human culture and behaviour. With the increased interest in piano as a means of development and expansion of the creative process, essential study skills, concentration and self-discipline, which virtually guarantees future success in any field, the BCCM Piano Examination Program provides a stimulating, comprehensive goal for all students.

The curriculum has been developed by knowledgeable professionals in the field of piano study. Both repertoire and technical requirements have been selected to represent a logical progression of skill development suitable for each level.

You are invited to join the growing number of teachers and students who are discovering the benefits of the British Columbia Conservatory of Music Examination Program as a rewarding experience based on personal development and setting goals of a high academic standard and service to the community.

General Information
Piano Levels
Preliminary
Grade 1
Grade 2
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
Grade 9
Grade 10
Advanced Performance Certificate
Piano Pedagogy Certificate
Diplomas
Associate Teacher Diploma B.C.M.A.
Licentiate Performance Diploma L.B.C.M.
Licentiate Honours Diploma L.B.C.M.
Fellowship Diploma F.B.C.M.
Appendices
Mark Distribution page
Technique
Scales
Triads & Chords
Arpeggios
Cadences
Melody Harmonization
Questions and Sample Solutions