Try out Section 3: Texture of the Music Aptitude Test

Here is the section that most students find the most challenging, the texture section of the Music Aptitude Test (MAT) test. We recommend working through these samples with your teacher to improve your listening skills. Start by distinguishing between 2 and 3 sounds before progressing to the chords with the biggest texture that is 4… Continue reading Try out Section 3: Texture of the Music Aptitude Test

New: 4th Music Aptitude Test available

Make the most of the Summer holidays and the rainy days to brush up on your Music Aptitude Test practice. We are fundraising during the month of August and have a bonus 60-question MAT test available for download in return for a charity donation of £5. Please make your donation on our JustGiving page and once… Continue reading New: 4th Music Aptitude Test available

SW Herts Consortium MAT Test Update for 2018 entry

I’ve had a few emails from parents of children that will soon be sitting the Music Aptitude Test for SW Herts Consortium schools. This test uses the standard 60-question MAT test that we offer in our download package. We have 4 full training tests available for purchase and instant downoad: https://musicaptitudetest.wordpress.com/ The South West Hertfordshire School… Continue reading SW Herts Consortium MAT Test Update for 2018 entry

Events for Young Musicians

Booking Now Open for the Following Events:  Clementi Junior Piano Festival Sunday March 4th 2018 Clementi House, Kensington [More Information] Junior Harpsichord Festival (non-competitive) Saturday February 3rd 2018 Handel & Hendrix Museum, Bond Street [More Information] Family Classical Music Recital Saturday November 18th 2017 St Barnabas Parish Hall, Dulwich Village [Book Tickets] Hands on Harpsichord!… Continue reading Events for Young Musicians

Old Swinford Hospital Boys’ School: Dates for Music Aptitude Test admissions, September 2018

Old Swinford Hospital Music Aptitude Test information for 2018 entry: Four places will be awarded for musical aptitude and four places will be awarded for sports aptitude. Musical aptitude: Boys wishing to be considered for a place based on musical aptitude are required to sit an aptitude assessment. The assessment has four component parts: pitch,… Continue reading Old Swinford Hospital Boys’ School: Dates for Music Aptitude Test admissions, September 2018