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Grade 8 Cello

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Stage
Pieces

This is the aural element of a Grade 8 Cello exam

  1. Use the marking criteria on-screen while you watch and assess this section
  2. Mark the performance by selecting the relevant button below
Music for aural test component B

Marking criteria

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Distinction
Merit
Pass
Below pass
  • Accurate throughout
  • Musically perceptive
  • Confident response
  • Strengths significantly outweigh weaknesses
  • Musically aware
  • Secure response
  • Strengths just outweigh weaknesses
  • Cautious response
  • Weaknesses outweigh strengths
  • Uncertain response

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