ROCK & POP EXAMINATIONS

Trinity’s ground-breaking Rock & Pop exams for Vocals, Keyboards, Guitar, Drums, and Bass provide an opportunity for developing rock and pop musicians to gain recognized qualifications. In the exam, candidates perform carefully chosen and specially arranged songs from a range of rock and pop genres, as well as innovative ‘session skills’ tests. Marks and feedback are provided by a specially trained Rock & Pop examiner.

6

Exam Structure:

Component

Option

Pass mark

Maximum mark

Song 1

Choose a song from the relevant Trinity
Rock & Pop book
or www.trinityrock.com

15

25

Song 2

Choose a different song from the book
or from www.trinityrock.com
or perform a song you have chosen yourself
or perform a song you have composed yourself
For Song 2 you may choose to sing and play,
e.g: by adding vocals to playing keyboards or
adding a guitar accompaniment to your vocals

15

25

Song 3

Choose one of the two Technical focus songs
from the book, which cover three specific technical elements.

18

30

Session skills

Choose either Playback or Improvising

12

20

TOTAL

60

100

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