Rockschool Drums: Hot Rock Grade Five (Book/2CDs)

Books and CDs | Drums

Publisher: Rockschool Ltd.
Format: Sheet Music | Instrumental Album

The Hot Rock series is about playing the music you love. Each grade book contains 8 classic rock tracks with specially edited exam pieces and the full transcription. Rockschool grade exams have an element of Free Choice. Out of the 3 exam pieces a Candidate has to prepare, 1 can be a Free Choice piece – a track to the Candidates choosing – this is where Hot Rock comes in. With specially edited classic rock tracks, Candidates can now play the music they love AND get a qualification.

With full transcriptions and vocal lines, Hot Rock is also great for GCSE students.


  • Fact files– Each song has a Fact File that includes background information about the song and band and further recommended listening
  • Walk throughs – Each song has a Walk Through that covers the tone for the song and gives bar by bar hints and tips, with alternative fingering and performance suggestions
  • Standard Notation
  • Edited Exam versions of each song
  • Full Transcriptions of each song
  • X2 CDs with exam versions, exam version backing tracks (click and no click), full transcription full mixes, full transcription backing track with click

Hot Rock Drums Grades 4 & 5 from Rockschool on Vimeo.

ISBN: 9781902775944
Skill Level: Intermediate Explain this
Published on: 10 June 2011
No of pages: 98
Language: English
Catalogue No: RSK041102

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        norwich GB drummer, t
        excellent teaching resource & my pupils love the selection of styles from classic rock to modern.
        its a faff to download the backing tracks initially cambn't just opiopen the book and get playing
        Confirmed purchase: 07 October 2014
        Published on: 21 October 2014