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The Guitar Grade 3 book is the go-to guide for all the theory and info you'll need to pass your Grade 3 exam, focusing in-depth on pedal tones, bends, arpeggios, scales and other expressive guitar techniques.

What you'll learn at Grade 3
•Open-string pedal tones, bends, pre-bends, cross picking
•Major and Natural Minor scales. Major and Minor Pentatonic scales, Blues scales
•Major and minor arpeggios, barre chords
•Playback and performance skills

For Rockschool's 2018-2024 Guitar series, Rockschool have commissioned arrangements of titles reflecting popular music's rich heritage in all its forms and have tailored each piece to make it exactly right for the grade. The arrangements have been written and performed by top session musicians who have worked with some of the biggest names in rock, metal and pop. The tracks were recorded at Real World's acclaimed recording studios and feature live instruments and first rate performances for an unrivalled level of feel, authenticity and musicianship.

•Nirvana - Smells Like Teen Spirit
•Ed Sheeran - Thinking Out Loud
•Otis Redding - (Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay
•Taylor Swift - I Knew You Were Trouble
•Bryan Adams - Summer Of 69
•Creedence Clearwater Revival - Proud Mary
•6 Rockschool Originals

•Band and artist fact files with recommended listening
•In-depth walkthroughs of every track
•Easy-access downloadable audio
•Example tests and exercises

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