Rockschool Guitar - Debut

Books and Digital Audio | Guitar

Catalogue No: RSK051201
Format: Books | Instrumental Tutor

Key Features at Debut

  • Chords, Power chords, string crossing and rests
  • Major and Minor Pentatonic scales, chords and riff playing
  • Playback skills

Rockschool builds upon its 21 years of unrivalled experience in rock and pop examination by bringing you the 2012-2018 Syllabus. For this latest Syllabus, Rockschool have employed some of the most sought after professional musicians to ensure that their tunes are the most authentic on offer.


Guitar Syllabus features

  • Plot your stylistic specialism - follow your preferred style up through the grades
  • Introduction to tone - authentic tone and amp setting suggestions for each track
  • TAB and Standard Notation
  • 6 Performance pieces, 6 varying styles
  • Fact files - band and artist background information with recommended further listening
  • Walkthroughs -  Hints and Tips on the tricky sections of the songs
  • Downloads with full mixes & backing tracks
  • Free Choice Element – You can select  2 free choice pieces in your exam

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).

ISBN: 9781908920003
Skill Level: Beginner Explain this
Published on: 01 May 2012
Language: English
Publisher: Rockschool Ltd.
 
     
       

        Rockschool Guitar - Debut (2012-2018) reviews verified by reevooReevoo

        Quality of content
        9.3
        Value for money
        8.9
        Overall rating
        9.2
        Scores 9.2 out of 10 based on 13 reviews
        10 out of 10

        Fiona

        GB Parent of 8 year
        +
        easy to follow
        Reviewer left no comment
        Confirmed purchase: 12 August 2015
        Published on: 28 August 2015
        7 out of 10

        Grete

        GB
        +
        Requrie hard work
        Don't know
        Confirmed purchase: 02 February 2015
        Published on: 21 March 2015
        8 out of 10

        DJ

        GB Scotland's finest guitar tutor
        +
        The accompanying notes are good and helpful
        Sometimes the tab and notation are asking for slightly different things
        Confirmed purchase: 23 April 2014
        Published on: 26 June 2014

        Musicroom Reviews

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        Review
        4
        Excellent beginners book for learning rock guitar.
        Anonymous - (Bilston, United Kingdom)
        4
        I'm impressed with this. It jumps straight into songs and styles. Offers some tips for playing and recommended listening. A great resource for those self teaching but also a good tool for guitar teachers too. For me, the best part is learning to play in the styles of some of my favorite bands. I'm also glad they added metal to the course!
        Anonymous - (Bridlington, United Kingdom)
        4
        As a guitar teacher, I find the Rockschool books make a very good teaching course, even if the student doesn't want to take the exams. The pieces are interesting and sound good with the backing track. Debut grade is a good place for children to start; grade 1 is a good place for adults.
        Anonymous - (Cambridge, United Kingdom)

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