Performance Assessment Rubric

Rowan County Middle School Band

Performance Assessment Rubric

Individual performance assessments (playing tests) will be scored using the following rubric. Each Performance assessment given will be worth a total of 12 points.


Tone (out of 4)

4 Full & Consistent

3 Characteristic

2 Non-resonant

1 Inconsistent production

Precision (out of 4)

4 Exact Pitch, Rhythm, Expression & Dynamics

3 Mostly correct pitch, rhythm, Exp. & dynamics

2 Inconsistent pitch rhythm, exp & dynamics

1 Unreadable attempt

Fluency (out of 4)

4 No breaks in performance

3 Two or less breaks in performance

2 Repeated breaks in performance

1 No continuity in performance