The Bishop’s Stortford High School Music Aptitude Test

Music Aptitude Test – practice test digital audio download with question & answer sheets

The Bishop’s Stortford High School allocates 9 places to pupils with a proven aptitude in music (year 7 admission number is 180). This will be determined on the basis of an aptitude test.

Students sit a Musical Aptitude Test comprising 60 multiple choice questions and will be tested on: Pitch, Rhythm, Melody and Texture.Applicants will listen to the questions on a CD, the running time of which is approximately 35 minutes. Whilst no previous musical experience is required in order to take the test, it is expected that applicants wishing to apply under criterion 5 have an interest in music, and are expected to participate fully in the musical life of the school should they gain a place.

The Bishop’s Stortford High School, The Hertfordshire & Essex High School and The Leventhorpe School arrange Musical Aptitude Tests in common and students will sit one test only which will be arranged at one of the three schools, irrespective of the school(s) to which you are applying.

Bishop’s Stortford High School
London Road, Bishop’s Stortford, Hertfordshire CM23 3LU

Music Aptitude Test practice test single digital downloads

Single MAT Practice Tests

Single MAT Practice Tests 1-12 audio downloads for sale on our Music Aptitude Tests website.

Single tests for £6.75.

Music Aptitude Tests – Practice Test Multipacks audio downloads

MAT Practice Test Multipacks

MAT Practice Tests audio downloads for sale on our Music Aptitude Tests website. You can choose from tests Set A MAT 1-6, 7-12 or all 12 tests.

Six tests for £35.00.

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