Sheffield's Holistic Music Educators
Please download and use these free resources to help improve your knowledge, technique, practising and performance skills.
HELP WITH AURAL TESTS
These notes are to help with preparing for the final test in ABRSM Grades 5 to 8, in which candidates are expected to recognise and discuss elements of historical styles.
Don't worry if you don't understand everything straight away! Your teacher will guide you through them so that you know what is important at each level.
DOWNLOAD AURAL NOTES
FOR VIOLINISTS & VIOLISTS
Explaining the instrument
Tuning the instrument & warming up
VIOLIN-VIOLA BASICS - NOTES
Holding the bow
Learning to use vibrato