We are Birmingham's Exclusive Trinity Rock and Pop Exam Centre - Centre no. 54904
ROCK & POP... THE EXAM THAT PUTS PERFORMANCE FIRST.
REAL SONGS, REAL SKILLS, REAL PROGRESS
Play the music you love with our huge range of hit songs spanning all contemporary styles. Choose your set list from the eight songs in our new graded songbooks, play a song of your own choice, or perform one you've written yourself.
Develop the improvisation and playback session skills that professional musicians need. Showcase your technical skills in a real-life context through our technical focus songs, and demonstrate your ability to deliver a compelling live performance.
Achieve your goals with an externally regulated and internationally recognised qualification. Trust the 140-year heritage Trinity brings to contemporary music, and benefit from marks and comments on your performance from Trinity's expert examiners.
EXAMS AT PROGRESS
In-person Trinity Rock and Pop Examinations are held three times a year at Progress:
Entries for each period need to be made directly with Trinity and must be confirmed at least 60 days prior to the exam period. You can book your exam with Trinity here: (Please choose Progress as your exam centre):
DIGITAL EXAM SERVICES *NEW*
Progress can take the stress out of filming and submitting your Trinity Digital (DGD) online video entry.
We offer a complete video submission service, so you can be sure your exam submission video is filmed with high quality audio, the recommended camera angles, video quality and format and you'll also be using all the latest gear. As Trinity Reps for Birmingham, we are aware of the exact video and entry requirements and our Digital Exam Service includes the following:
- Record a high quality Exam submission video - Standard 1 hour lesson fee - £32
- Send you the video to upload yourself, or we can cover the online paperwork and upload your video for you - £20
- Receive the result and examiners mark sheet
- Send you the Certificate in the post (or collect from Progress)
- Send you a digital copy of your video
Here's an example of a recently recorded drum exam video:
TUITION AND EXAM ADVICE
We offer lessons which will take you through the official Rock and Pop Grades and you can take your exam right here at Progress. Just book your lessons in the usual way with us and we can arrange your grade books and your exam entry when the time comes. As official Trinity local area representatives, the staff at Progress have a thorough knowledge of the exam process and have undergone official Trinity training to ensure we deliver the Rock and Pop Syllabus exactly how it was intended to be.