Strings Syllabus (2020–2023)

Our Strings syllabus offers the choice and flexibility to allow candidates to play to their strengths, enabling them to gain recognition for their own unique skills as performers.


Strings Syllabus 2020–2023

Our 2020–2023 Strings: Bowed Strings & Harp syllabus contains full details of grade exams in Violin, Scottish Traditional Fiddle, Viola, Cello, Double Bass and Harp, and is valid from 1 January 2020 to 31 December 2023.

Download the Strings: Bowed Strings & Harp Syllabus (2020–2023)


Books and supporting publications

We offer a range of books to support teachers and learners in preparing for a strings exam. These can be purchased from or from sheet music retailers.