Progression Documents

Successful musicians display the following characteristics:


  • Motivation, determination and perseverance to achieve success in a competitive career.
  • Confidence in performing before an audience.
  • Stamina and dedication to continue practising every day.
  • Reliability and flexibility as the profession relies on its members to work long and irregular hours.
  • The ability to work co-operatively as part of a team.
  • Self-discipline, good time management and organisational skills.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Patience and understanding, and the ability to take on board criticism and accept rejection.
  • Creativity!

In order to help the children to develop themselves as musicians, we have created these progression documents.