Rockschool Classics Guitar Grade 1

Choose tunes from the Rockschool Classics Guitar Grade 1 book to play in your Guitar Grade 1 exam. From Thin Lizzy to Snow Patrol, there are eight of the world's best rock tracks, with Fact Files, walkthroughs, backing tracks and more.

Key Features at Grade 1

  • Double stops, staccato notes, accents and slides
  • Major and minor scales, minor pentatonic scales and chords
  • Playback and performance 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.

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Guitar Grade 1 features:

  • Eight iconic rock tracks
  • Standard Guitar 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 Guitar Grade 1 repertoire:

  • Snow Patrol - "Chasing Cars"
  • Thin Lizzy - "Jailbreak"
  • Bon Jovi - "Living On A Prayer"
  • Bryan Adams - "Run To You"
  • Cream - "Sunshine Of Your Love"
  • Free - "Wishing Well"
  • Eric Clapton - "Wonderful Tonight"
  • Red Hot Chili Peppers - "The Zephyr Song"
Media Sheet Music, Downloads
Arrangement Guitar (GTR)
Catalogue # RSK200069
ISBN 978-1-78936-005-9

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