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Apply to join our UK Youth Advisory Board

Our Youth Advisory Board is open to young musicians aged 10 to 25 who are living, studying or working in the UK. Find out what's involved and how to apply.


Looking forward to Classically Black

We’re excited to be supporting Classically Black, a one-day symposium presented by Black Lives in Music.


His Majesty The King announced as ABRSM’s Royal Patron

We are very happy to announce that King Charles III will be the new Royal Patron of ABRSM. This follows his long relationship with the organisation as our former President.


Booking is open for our new Performance diplomas

Our new digital LRSM and FRSM Music Performance diplomas are now available to book. Book online at any time, then submit your performance video and supporting evidence within 28 days.


Discover our new Drum Kit exams

Drummers now have a new set of assessments and resources to support their learning.   


Play On fund supports music projects around the world

Now in its second year, our Play On fund provides grants to grassroots music projects outside the UK. This year we're support eight organisations all over the world. 


Online Music Theory exam platform updates

From 3 April 2024, there will be some changes to the platform that candidates use to take online Music Theory exams at Grades 1 to 5.  


Jazz Practical Grades - UK and Ireland

We’re making some changes to the way we provide face-to-face Jazz exams at our Public Venues (ABRSM Jazz Visits).  

Our new podcast for the musically curious

We’re excited to share our new podcast series – Start Here. 


New Teaching diplomas - full details available now

The qualification specification for our new Music Teaching diplomas is now available! 

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