Graded Exams

We are pleased to offer graded exams in Voice, Guitar and Piano through ROCKSCHOOL

Rockschool offer innovative, contemporary qualifications for music and the arts through  industry-relevant gradings that are designed to support aspiring artists.

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Buy the Book

All Rockschool exam candidates are required to buy their own Rockschool grade book. You can purchase your Rockschool grade book at Pro Musica, Oliver Plunkett Street, Cork and a 10% discount applies to all Voiceworks students. Prices range from €22 – €29 depending on the grade.

Alternatively Rockschool sell all the individual songs and musicianship on their website for those whose song choices are predominantly from the free choice section and not in the book.

Buy Online


Grade 1 €73
Grade 2 €75
Grade 3 €81
Grade 4 €88
Grade 5 €97
Grade 6 €102
Grade 7 €116
Grade 8 €126


Exams will take place in Voiceworks on Tues 4th, Wed 5th and Thurs 6th June 2018
(all Junior & Leaving exam students can request to be given a time on Tues 4th)




The musicianship portion of the exam cannot be covered in your one to one vocal lesson. That’s why we offer complementary musicianship classes for all Voiceworks students
(only excluding those taking 20min lessons.)

You must attend a 30min lesson at least if you wish to take a Rockschool grade.

Kids musicianship: Wednesday 7.30 – 8.15pm with Lorna Moore

Teen musicianship: Thursday 5.45 – 6.30pm with Dee O’Kelly

Adult musicianship: Thursday 7:30 – 8:15pm with Dee O’Kelly

Register & Pay

Registration closing date for Rockschool is Mon 1st April

PLEAE NOTE: This year you will be registering directly with Rockschool and not through Voiceworks Studio.

Rockschool Graded Exam Registration

** ABRSM and Trinity College London applicants please apply through your Voiceworks coach who will submit your application


Wider Repertoire

You must chose 3 pieces for your exam. At least one must be from the Rockschool Syllabus and the other two can be from the wider repertoire list / free choice piece (*free choice pieces must be approved by your tutor and grade appropriate)

Below is the full list of Wider Repertoire available.
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Grade Male / Female Artist Song Title
1 Female Annie (Musical) Tomorrow
1 Female Eliza Doolittle Pack Up
1 Female Gabriella Cilmi Sweet About Me
1 Female Hannah Montana The Climb
1 Female Icona Pop I Don’t Care
1 Female Katy Perry The One That Got Away
1 Female Lily Allen The Fear
1 Female Norah Jones I Don’t Know Why
1 Female Pixie Lott Jack
1 Female Rhianna Please Don’t Stop The Music
1 Female Rhianna Take a Bow
1 Female Selena Gomez Bang Bang Bang
1 Female Taylor Swift Mean
1 Male Animals House of the Raising Sun
1 Male Bruno Mars Count On Me
1 Male Bryan Adams Heaven
1 Male Cee Lo Green Cry Baby
1 Male Elbow One Day Like This
1 Male Elvis Presley Jailhouse Rock
1 Male Green Day 21 Guns
1 Male JLS Everybody In Love
1 Male Lou Reed Perfect Day
1 Male McFly All About You
1 Male Michael Bublé Haven’t Met You Yet
1 Male Michael Jackson Ben
1 Male Michael Jackson The Way You Make Me Feel
1 Male Olly Murs Troublemaker
1 Male Police Every Breath You Take
1 Male The Snowman Walking in the Air
1 Male The Wanted All Time Low
2 Female Alesha Dixon To Love Again
2 Female Cher Lloyd With UR Love
2 Female Christina Perri A Thousand Years
2 Female La Roux In For The Kill
2 Female Lana Del Ray Video Games
2 Female Little Mix Cannonball
2 Female Miley Cyrus The Climb
2 Female Paloma Faith Upside Down
2 Female Princess & the Frog (Disney) Almost There
2 Female Pussycat Dolls Stickwitu
2 Female Taylor Swift A Place In this World
2 Female Taylor Swift Never Getting Back Together
2 Male 1D You and I
2 Male Bruno Mars Treasure
2 Male JLS Beat Again
2 Male Justin Bieber Baby
2 Male Hoobastank The Reason
2 Male Mike Posner Cooler Than Me
2 Male Robbie Williams You Know Me
2 Male Olly Murs Thinking of Me
2 Male Queen Crazy Little Thing Called Love
2 Male The Beatles Yesterday
2 Male The Killers Human
2 Male Toto Africa
3 Female 13 – The Musical The Lamest Place in the World
3 Female Amy Winehouse Valerie
3 Female Caro Emerald Dr Wanna Do
3 Female Corinne Bailey Rae Put Your Records On
3 Female Ella Henderson Ghost
3 Female Ellie Golding Explosions
3 Female Gabrielle Aplin Panic Chord
3 Female Gabrielle Aplin The Power of Love
3 Female George Gershwin (Porgy and Bess) Summertime
3 Female Lady Antebellum I Need You Now
3 Female Lady Gaga Marry the Night
3 Female Lorde Royals
3 Female Hannah Montana If We Were A Movie
3 Female Miley Cyrus Wrecking Ball
3 Female Nina Simone My Baby Just Cares for Me
3 Female Paloma Faith Upside Down
3 Female Pocahontas (Disney Film) Colours of the Wind
3 Female Rhianna Umbrella
3 Female Sara Bareilles Brave
3 Female Sugababes About You Now
3 Female Taylor Swift Love Story
3 Female Taylor Swift You Belong to Me
3 Male 5SOS Amnesia
3 Male Black Eyed Peas Gotta Feeling
3 Male Coldplay Don’t Panic
3 Male Lionel Ritchie/Glee Hallo
3 Male Pharrell Williams Happy
3 Male Sam Smith I’m Not The Only One
3 Male She’s Electric Oasis
3 Male The Kooks She Moves In Her Own Way
3 Male The Script Breakeven
3 Male The Script The Man Who Can’t Be Moved
3 Male The Wanted Glad You Came
3 Male Travie McCoy Billionaire (feat. Bruno Mars)
3 Male Toto Rosanna
3 Male White Stripes Seven Nation Army
4 Female Adele I Found a Boy
4 Female Adele Someone Like You
4 Female Alexandra Burke Bad Boys
4 Female Amy Winehouse Back to Black
4 Female Ariana Grande Tattooed Heart
4 Female Britney Spears Everytime
4 Female Cheryl Cole Fight For This Love
4 Female Christina Perry Human
4 Female Clean Bandit ft. Jess Glynne Rather Be
4 Female Dolly Parton Jolene
4 Female Duffy Mercy
4 Female Ella Henderson Glow
4 Female First Aid Kit Emmylou
4 Female Hairspray (Musical) I Can Hear the Bells
4 Female Jenn Bostic Jealous of the Angels
4 Female Lily Allen 22′
4 Female Lorde A World Alone
4 Female Pixie Lott All About Tonight
4 Female Katy Perry California Gurls
4 Female Katy Perry I Kissed A Girl
4 Female Lion King (Musical) Can You Feel the Love
4 Female Pink Just Give Me a Reason
4 Female Regina Spector Samson
4 Female Shakespeare’s Sister Stay
4 Female Taylor Swift Blank Space
4 Female Taylor Swift Red
4 Female The Wizard of Oz (Musical) Somewhere Over the Rainbow
4 Male Bruno Mars Talking to the Moon
4 Male Calvin Harris Summer
4 Male Coldplay A Sky Full of Stars
4 Male Daniel Powter Bad Day
4 Male Ed Sheeran Give Me Love
4 Male Ed Sheeran The A Team
4 Male Franz Ferdinand The Dark of the Matinee
4 Male George Ezra Listen To The Man
4 Male George Michael Faith
4 Male Jason Derulo Ridin’ Solo
4 Male Kickstarts Example
4 Male Olly Murs Dance With Me Tonight
4 Male One Direction/Ed Sheeran Little Things
4 Male Robin Thicke Blurred Lines
4 Male Run DMC Ft Aerosmith Walk This Way
4 Male Scouting For Girls Heartbeat
4 Male Stevie Wonder Higher Ground
4 Male Take That Rule The World
4 Male Taio Cruz Break Your Heart
4 Male The Darkness I Believe In a Thing Called Love
4 Male The Fray How To Save A Life
4 Male The Script Breakeven
4 Male Tinchy Stryder Number 1 (feat. N-Dubz)
4 Male Tom Odell Another Love
5 Female Amy Winehouse Tears Dry On Their Own
5 Female Adele First Love
5 Female Avril Lavigne When You’re Gone
5 Female Adele Skyfall
5 Female Amy Winehouse You know I’m No Hood
5 Female Christina Aguilera Hurt
5 Female Christina Aguilera Say Something
5 Female Ella Henderson Yours
5 Female Ellie Golding Love Me Like You Do
5 Female Little Mix Little Me
5 Female Little Mix Move
5 Female Gabrielle Aplin Home
5 Female Kelly Clarkson Because Of You
5 Female Kelly Clarkson Mr Know It All
5 Female Kesha Tik Tok
5 Female Little Mix Wings
5 Female Madonna American Pie
5 Female Paloma Faith Picking Up the Pieces
5 Female Pink So What
5 Female Randy Crawford Almaz
5 Female Sara Bareilles Lovesong
5 Female Sia Titanium
5 Female Sugababes Push The Button
5 Female The Band Perry All Your Life
5 Male A Great Big World Say Something
5 Male Bastille Pompeii
5 Male Coldplay Magic
5 Male Ed Sheeran I See Fire
5 Male Example Changed The Way You Kiss Me
5 Male George Ezra Budapest
5 Male Imagine Dragons Top of the World
5 Male Iyaz Replay
5 Male John Legend Ordinary People
5 Male Marvin Gaye Heard it Through the Grapevine
5 Male Muse Time is Running Out
5 Male Sam Smith Make It To Me
5 Male Sam Smith Stay With Me
5 Male Staind So Far Away
5 Male Taio Cruz Dynamite
5 Male Tighten Up Black Keys
5 Male Tinie Tempah Pass Out
5 Male Train Hey, Soul Sister
5 Male Usher OMG
5 Male U2 Beautiful Day
6 Female Norah Jones Don’t Know Why
6 Female Adele One and Only
6 Female Alexandra Burke Hallelujah
6 Female Alicia Keys Girl On Fire
6 Female Beyonce Ave Maria
6 Female Beyonce Pretty hurts
6 Female Birdy Not about Angels (The Fault in our Stars)
6 Female Charlene Soraia Wherever You Will Go
6 Female Emilie Sande Clown
6 Female Faith Hill There You’ll Be
6 Female Ghost (Musical) With You
6 Female Irene Cara/Fame Out Here On My Own
6 Female Jessie J Thunder
6 Female Katy Perry Firework
6 Female Katy Perry Hot N Cold
6 Female Kelly Clarkson My Life Would Suck Without You
6 Female Lady Gaga Just Dance
6 Female Leona Lewis Run
6 Female Lianne La Havas Lost and Found
6 Female Paloma Faith New York
6 Female Rebecca Furguson Nothing’s Real But Love
6 Female Rihanna We Found Love
6 Female Rihanna What Now?
6 Female The Waifs Bridal Train
6 Male Artic Monkeys Do I Wanna Know
6 Male Black Eyed Peas Boom Boom Pow
6 Male Black Sabbath Paranoid
6 Male Bruno Mars When I Was You Man
6 Male B.o.B Airplane (feat. Hayley Williams)
6 Male Dean Martin Ain’t That a Kick in the Head
6 Male Ed Sheeran Sing!
6 Male Foo Fighters Times Like These
6 Male Glee Don’t Stop Believin’
6 Male Jason Derolu Trumpets
6 Male Jason Mraz I’m Yours
6 Male John Legend All of Me
6 Male Lemar The Way Love Goes
6 Male Mr Probz Waves
6 Male Paolo Nutini Jenny Don’t Be Hasty
6 Male Run DMC Ft Aerosmith Walk This Way
6 Male Sam Smith Latch
6 Male Sam Smith Lay Me Down
6 Male Stevie Wonder Superstition
6 Male The Darkness I Believe In a Thing Called Love
6 Male Tom Jones It’s Not Unusual
6 Male Queen No One But You (Only The Good Die Young)
7 Female Adele Turning Tables
7 Female Alicia Keys If I Ain’t Got You
7 Female Alicia Keys No One
7 Female Beyoncé Best Thing I Never Had
7 Female Beyoncé Irreplaceable
7 Female Cats (Musical) Memory
7 Female Christina Aquilera The Voice Within
7 Female Des’ree Kissing You
7 Female Ella Fitzgerald Lullaby of Birdland
7 Female Emeli Sande Lifted
7 Female Florence & the Machine Shake it Out
7 Female Girls Aloud The Promise
7 Female Mary J Blige No More Drama
7 Female Pink Nobody Knows
7 Male Hoizer Take Me To Church
7 Male AC/DC Back in Black
7 Male Bobby Darin Mack the Knife
7 Male Bruno Mars Just The Way You Are
7 Male Cab Calloway (Blues Brother) Minnie the Moocher
7 Male David Jordan Sun Goes Down
7 Male Dizee Rascal Dance Wiv Me
7 Male Ed Sheeran Thinking Out Loud
7 Male Frank Sinatra/Michael Bublé Fly Me to the Moon
7 Male James Blake Retrograde
7 Male Imagine Dragons Demons
7 Male Jay-Z Empire State Of Mind (feat. Alicia Keys)
7 Male Justin Timberlake Mirrors
7 Male Linkin Park Numb
7 Male Ne-Yo Beautiful Monster
7 Male Vance Joy Riptide
8 Female Alicia Keys Fallin’
8 Female Beyoncé (Diane Warren) I Was Here
8 Female Beyoncé Love On Top
8 Female Celine Dion The Power of Love
8 Female Christina Aquilera Reflections
8 Female Christina Aguilera You Lost Me
8 Female Demi Levato Heart Attack
8 Female Demi Levato Neon Lights
8 Female Emeli Sande My Kind of Love
8 Female Jevetta Steele Calling You
8 Female Leona Lewis Footprints in the Sand
8 Female Nicole Sherzinger Don’t Hold Your Breath
8 Female Nina Simone Feelin Good
8 Female Rihanna Only Girl In The World
8 Female Paramore Still Into You
8 Female Shirley Bassey I Who Have Nothing
8 Female Sia Chandelier
8 Female Tina Turner Goldeneye
8 Male A. R. Rahman Jai Ho
8 Male Adam Levine Lost Stars
8 Male Aerosmith Dream On
8 Male Alex Clare Too Close
8 Male Eminem Love The Way You Lie
8 Male Frank Sinatra That’s Life
8 Male Gene Wilder Pure Imagination
8 Male James Arthur Impossible
8 Male Jason Derolu Trumpets
8 Male Jesus Christ Superstar (Musical) Gethsemane
8 Male Muse Neutron Star Collision
8 Male Pitbull Give Me Everything
8 Male Queen The Show Must Go On
8 Male Sinatra/Buble Cry Me a River
8 Male Tinie Tempah Written In The Stars (feat. Eric Turner)