► Weekly two-to-one classes in your chosen instrument/voice with first class teachers.
Each Term consists of ten two-to-one 30 minute lessons(one each week). Please
note that there is a maximum of two students per class of similar level and
age. All FMA Teachers are CRB Checked, highly qualified and with many years of
experience in the UK. They maintain an attitude of constant encouragement and
dedication to each and every student.
► Instrumental and Vocal Performance and Aural Test Classes in your subject led by FMA Head Tutors. During each Term, five
Performance Classes take place in Room 1 every other Saturday and they are included in the Term fees. Even though the Performance
Classes are optional, they are strongly recommended. These Classes are
very popular among students and parents because they give the former the
opportunity to gain confidence, performance experience, listen to other
students who have undertaken a different subject (instrument or voice) and thus
enriching their musical experience. During the exam period music aural tests are conducted
in the classes as part of the preparation for ABRSM exams.
► At the end of each Academic Year, FMA students take part in End-of-year Concert to present what they have learnt through the year to parents and students
►Preparation for ABRSM and Trinity-Guildhall Grade
Exams on their chosen instrument/voice, which offer internationally recognized
Certificates and Diplomas. The ABRSM Exams are held at the Concert Hall of First Musical Academy. After students have achieved Grade 8, they can apply
for a Performance Diploma or a BMus course, thus pursuing a music career.
► FMA prepares advanced students for the Music
Diploma and the BMus Auditions.
► FMA provides aspiring musicians with Support and Advice on
the music industry career, competitions, portfolios, sources for further
development and music creation.
► Methods and Materials: FMA offers a wide variety of teaching
materials and methods adapted to the capacity and musical interests of each
student. The tutors and Course Leaders always make sure that all students
work on the best suitable method and material for them. Varied amount of
homework will be given according to the level and age of each student.