Our Courses and Certifications
The School of Percussive Arts facilitates an extensive range of Australian Music Examinations Board courses of and certifications.
We are also proud coordinators of Helen Hobbs Jordan Modern Musicianship courses.
The Modern Musicianship series offers thorough instruction in meter and rhythm, intervals, basic keyboard harmony, scales, pitches.
Elements of the HHJ modern musicianship series are taught at the Sydney Conservatorium of music.
The CPM courses were written by highly regarded musicians in this field. Course writing was guided by extensive consultation with specialist musicians and teachers across Australia. This process has ensured the provision of a relevant, high quality Australian product. The consultation process will continue throughout the life of the course and we value the input of teachers and candidates.
AMEB syllabuses cover a wide range of musical instruments including voice, contemporary popular music, music theory, speech and drama and teaching. AMEB syllabuses set educationally appropriate goals across a wide range of practical and written subjects, from beginner level through grades 1-8 and onto tertiary entrance standard. AMEB syllabuses are designed by leading scholars and performers and are regularly updated.