A-Level Solo Performance (Unit 1)
Students will be examined on the following:
- a programme for solo performance (which should contain at least two contrasting pieces of music)
- AS pieces should be a minimum grade 4 standard with a combined length of 5-7 minutes
- A2 pieces should be a minimum grade 5 standard with a combined length of 8-10 minutes
- a viva voce discussion with the examiner
All the details regarding the performance guidelines and possible topics of conversation with the examiner can be found in the Specification (particularly pp.6-7, 14, 27-28, 30, 46-48) under the Syllabus Materials section of this page. Make sure you read these pages and let Declan know if you need help. All A-Level students will need to be available for an assessed performance recital, organised for a Saturday in February (usually during half term).