Rockschool Classics Drums Grade 1

Choose tracks from the Rockschool Classics Drums Grade 1 book to play in your Drums Grade 1 exam. From Free to Metallica, there are eight of the world's best rock songs, with Fact Files, walkthroughs, backing tracks and more.

Key Features at Grade 1

  • Moving between cymbals, open hi-hats, syncopated accents
  • Single and double strokes, paradiddles
  • Playback skills

Purchase Options

The digital version includes the book (PDF format), all tracks and supporting tests. Hardcopy books can currently only be shipped to the UK. Learn more about your purchasing options.

We have published 2 versions of this edition; one version is more USA centric with some American English terms and background information referring billboard chart success rather than the UK charts. Please note that both versions of the book have everything you need for an exam and are both valid editions for when you enter for the assessment.

Download Individual Tracks or Tests

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Drums Grade 1 features:

  • Eight iconic rock tracks
  • Standard Drum Notation
  • Choose three pieces from Rockschool Classics to play in your Grade Exam or five to play in you Performance Certificate
  • Fact Files: band and artist background info, with recommended listening
  • Walkthroughs: in-depth guidance on every track
  • Downloadable audio: easily access audio content online

Rockschool Classics Drums Grade 1 repertoire:

  • Muse - "Time Is Running Out"
  • The Undertones - "Teenage Kicks"
  • Marilyn Manson - "The Fight Song"
  • Oasis - "Supersonic"
  • Free - "All Right Now"
  • The Police - "Every Breath You Take"
  • Metallica - "The Unforgiven"
  • AC/DC - "Highway To Hell"
Media Sheet Music, Downloads
Arrangement Drums (DRUMS)
Catalogue # RSK200075
ISBN 978-1-78936-011-0

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