Tag Archives: Music Aptitude Test

Music Aptitude Tests for 2017 secondary school entry

Proposed changes to the admission arrangements for The Cardinal Vaughan Memorial School for the academic year of entry 2017/2018 Year 7: To use a single music aptitude test, rather than the current arrangements which employ two tests. You can prepare … Continue reading

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The debate about Music Aptitude Tests

Many state schools in the UK use an admissions system where 10% of students may be selected on a music aptitude place. The use of this system is open to much debate as to whether it is a fair selection … Continue reading

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Which state secondary schools use the Music Aptitude Test?

Please visit our new site. This blog is no longer being updated and some links may not work: Music Aptitude Test Many Secondary State and Grammar Schools receive more applications than available places.  In this event, places are allocated according to … Continue reading

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Secondary State School applications via a Music Scholarship place

Many parents will be starting to think about secondary school options for 2014. In the Southwark and surrounding areas, there are many state schools that are heavily subscribed, some receiving up to 10 applications per place. Fewer than six-in-10 children … Continue reading

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Good luck to all our students sitting their Music Aptitude Test today for Haberdashers’ Aske’s

Good luck to all our students and local musicians sitting the Music Aptitude Test today at Haberdashers’ Aske’s (Habs / Aske’s in New Cross) and Prendergast Hilly Fields. Wishing you all the best of luck!  

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Music Aptitude Test (MAT) Workshop: Helping you prepare for the listening test

We have created a target set of training materials for the Music Aptitude Test in conjunction with music technology experts. These sample tests are created in line with the MAT syllabus and will help you prepare for the test. Our … Continue reading

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Updated for 2013: Music Scholarship Auditions – Helping you achieve success at your audition.

We have created a target set of training materials for the Music Aptitude Test in conjunction with music technology experts. These sample tests are created in line with the MAT syllabus and will help you prepare for the test. Our … Continue reading

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Music Scholarships: What is the Musical Aptitude Test (MAT)?

Our test materials  Blank test sheets and answers are available to download on our dedicated Music Aptitude Test web site. 4 specimen tests cost £9.99. Please check individual school web sites for details of dates and times for MAT testing for … Continue reading

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Kingsdale Foundation School (Dulwich SE21) Music Scholarship (2013 entry update)

We have created a target set of training materials for the Music Aptitude Test in conjunction with music technology experts. These sample tests are created in line with the MAT syllabus and will help you prepare for the test. Our … Continue reading

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