Piano Grades 10-6[Grades 10-6] General Regulations

The Piano Performance Grades 10-6 are designed so that Piano students can achieve their goals step by step and acquire comprehensive musical abilities through aiming for higher grade levels.

Relation with the Yamaha Textbooks

Grades 10-6 and the Yamaha textbooks are closely related.

Examination Format

Grades 10-6 are conducted individually and require two examiners who are authorized by Yamaha Music Foundation.


The Syllabi for Piano Performance Grades 10-6 are available below in PDF format.

Piano Performance Grade
Current Syllabus (valid until 30th September 2021)
[NEW!] New Syllabus (valid from 1st April 2021)

The current syllabus is valid till 30th September 2021. The new syllabus will be implemented from 1st April 2021. During the period from 1st April 2021 to 30th September 2021, both syllabuses are valid. For the specific details, please contact the Yamaha Music School in your respective country.