Digital Music Diplomas

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The Digital Performance Diplomas in music are available at ATCL and LTCL levels. They enable candidates to record their pieces/songs at a place and time of their choice and then submit the video recording via our online platform to be assessed by our expert examiners. The exams have the same academic rigour as our face-to-face exams, and candidates gain full recognition for their achievements, with the same certificate awarded as for the face-to-face exams. 

Designed for digital 
Responsive to a changing world, these exams have been designed to support teaching, learning and assessment through a digital medium. 

Your performance, your choice 
Sitting alongside our face-to-face diploma exams, digital exams provide even more choice and flexibility in how a regulated graded qualification can be achieved. 

Digital support content 
Comprehensive online resources provide support to candidates and teachers throughout their digital exam journey.

Exam requirements 

To understand how the digital exams compare to face-to-face exams, and to help candidates identify what they need to record on their video, please see the table below. Please see the syllabuses for full information. 

Music Diploma Exams (ATCL & LTCL) 

Face-to-face Graded Exams  

Interim Stop Gap Exams Summer 2020  

Digital Graded Exams  

Recital according to parameters defined in the syllabus. 

Recital according to parameters defined in the syllabus. 

Recital according to parameters defined in the syllabus. 

Written programme 

Written programme 

Written programme 

 

Syllabus documents 


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To understand the exam requirements, you will need to read: 

What you need to do next

  1. Select your pieces from the published lists or submit your own programme for approval 
  2. Create your written programme 
  3. Download and complete your submission information form 
  4. Take photos or scan your pieces (if necessary)
  5. Have your approval letter ready for upload 

And also: 

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