Hello, the context is a CV, the translation is from Italian into English. Diploma di Pianoforte, ottenuto nel Febbraio 2003 presso il Conservatorio "F.E. Dall'Abaco" di Verona. Degree in piano performing, defended in February 2003 at the Conservatorio "F.E. Dall'Abaco" of Verona. Questions: 1. Is it right to use the verb "to defend" for a piano exam where there is no thesis to defend, but a kind of concert to play? 2. Please mark the best one: Degree in piano performing Degree in piano performance Degree in piano Degree in pianoforte Diploma in piano performing Diploma in piano performance Diploma in piano Diploma in pianoforte Any other. Thank you, my dears.