Classical Guitar Grade 1

The benchmark syllabus for all aspiring Classical guitarists.

The essential syllabus for the aspiring, contemporary Classical Guitarist. RSL Classical Guitar Grade 1 will provide you with everything you need for your Grade 1 exam, including a diverse range of repertoire, a truly innovative range of supporting tests and a vast array of professionally recorded backing tracks and audio examples.

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The digital download includes the book (PDF format), all tracks and supporting tests. The digital download + E-Book Access additionally includes the access to the E-Book Interactive content. Hardcopy books can currently only be shipped to the UK. Learn more about your purchasing options.

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Complete Digital Book + E-Book PDF Sheet Music, Audio Files, Supporting Tests and E-Book (Interactive Sheet Music Player) £16.99 Add to Cart
Classical Guitar Grade 1 | Hardcopy (UK Only) £18.99 Add to Cart
In My Heart Track 1 of 10 £3.99 Add to Cart
Titanium Track 2 of 10 £3.99 Add to Cart
Lotus Flower Track 3 of 10 £3.99 Add to Cart
We Found Love Track 4 of 10 £3.99 Add to Cart
It's Just a Matter of Time Track 5 of 10 £3.99 Add to Cart
Snake in a Basket Track 6 of 10 £3.99 Add to Cart
What If I Never Speed Track 7 of 10 £3.99 Add to Cart
Seville Track 8 of 10 £3.99 Add to Cart
Perfect Track 9 of 10 £3.99 Add to Cart
Hallelujah Track 10 of 10 £3.99 Add to Cart
Supporting Tests Supporting Tests £4.49 Add to Cart

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Guitar Grade 1 features:

  • Ten benchmarked arrangements covering a range of styles
  • Downloadable audio: easily access audio content online
  • Fact Files: composer background information
  • Walkthroughs: in-depth guidance for each arrangement


  • Technical Exercises
  • Ear Tests
  • General Musicianship Questions
  • Laura Snowden - In My Heart
  • Sia - Titanium
  • Helen Sanderson - Lotus Flower
  • Calvin Harris feat. Rihanna - We Found Love
  • Nick Powlesland - It's Just a Matter of Time
  • Gary Ryan - Snake in a Basket
  • John Dowland - What If I Never Speed
  • Peter Nutall - Seville
  • Ed Sheeran - Perfect
  • Leonard Cohen - Hallelujah

There is no errata for this book.