Band Based Keys
Internationally recognised Band Based Keys Grades for Keyboardists
Enter for your Band Based Keys exam in four quick steps
The May to July deadline is 1 April
Rockschool's Band Based Keys exams put performance at the heart of the exam. Each grade has a wide choice of repertoire that covers all the key skills required at that level. Our tunes are written to reflect popular rock styles and inspire improvisation.
Rockschool's Band Based Keys Grades are the quickest and most thorough way to learn the pro-level music theory and techniques you need to make a splash in the world of rock and pop.
Plot your Stylistic Specialism
For every BBK Grade, you can plot your stylistic specialism, meaning you'll develop an indepth understanding of the style of keyboards you love
Band Based Keys exams put you at the heart of the band, where more often than not contemporary keyboardists will find themselves in the studio or on stage. Learn more.
Fact Files and Walkthroughs
Useful information on the style of music and players/bands featured in each piece plus a detailed ‘Walkthrough' which highlights specific areas of technique and phrasing.
Get a copy of the Debut - Grade 5 syllabus:
Find a Centre
We have band based keys centres all across the UK and in 38 other countries around the globe. Find your nearest UK centre.
Find a Teacher
Looking for a band based keys teacher, or a teacher for another instrument? We can help! Find a teacher.
A very good way to not just learn an instrument but to understand and create anything you wish to.- Euan William Martin
I'll be using more rockschool books in future as they are very popular with my students.- Viva Cassidy
I love it. Been working with the syllabus for 8 years..kids love it and it works well for GCSE and A level students.- Cheryl Mercia Markin