Rockschool Grade 1 Book 2018 for Guitar


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Rockschool Grade 1 Guitar Book 2018

The Rockschool Grade 1 Guitar 2012-2018 book covers everything you need to know for your Grade 1 Rockschool exam. This book includes performance pieces, technical exercises, full notation and tablature, in-depth guidance for Rockschool exams, and backing tracks to download.

Rockschool has specifically hand-chosen the most sought-after musicians for the purpose of this book, ensuring that their songs, tracks, and techniques are the most authentic on offer. Whether Rockschool Grade 1 is about playing the music you love or learning new techniques and skills, the Rockschool Guitar 2012-2018 Grade 1 Book will help you along the way.

The syllabus features everything you need for your Grade 1 exam, featuring; stylistic specialism, introduction to tone, learning tab and standard notation, 6 performance features with varying styles, fact files, walkthroughs, and a free choice element.

What you’ll learn in Grade 1

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

Guitar Grade 1 features:

  • Six Performance Pieces, six styles of rock and pop
  • Fact Files: background information on each style with recommended listening
  • Walkthroughs: hints and tips on the tricky sections of the Performance Pieces
  • CD with full mixes and backing tracks
  • Introduction to tone: full amp-setting suggestions
  • World-class musicians, top-flight production
  • Plot your stylistic specialism up through the grades

All Rockschool grades are fully accredited throughout the UK by the qualifications regulators of England (OfQual) Wales (DCELLS) Northern Ireland (CCEA) AND Scotland (SQA Accreditation).

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