Trinity’s new Acoustic Guitar syllabus reinvents the popularPlectrum Guitar
syllabus, keeping it vital and relevant to today’s guitaristby giving
teachers and learners the flexibility to develop fingerstyleand plectrum
playing. A selection of the best-loved pieces from the previous syllabus has
been retained at every grade for continuity.
This book contains all the exam pieces for Initial to Grade 2, covering a wide
range of styles at each grade – folk, acoustic, rock and popstyles, jazz,
blues, country – allowing candidates to follow distinct stylistic pathways as
they progress. All pieces are printed in both tablature and standard notation
so are accessible for any learner.
Ain’t No Sunshine (Withers, arr. Rye) Amazing Grace (Newton,arr. Walker) Oh
When the Saints (Trad., arr. Walker) Redemption Song (Marley, arr. Walker)
Rockin’ the Country (Duncan) Stegosaurus Strut (Powlesland) Summer Rain
(Walker) Surfin’ Safari (Wilson & Love) White Windmill (Walker) Cuba Kick!
(Pells) A Fistful of Pesos (Powlesland) The Hungry Ghost (Searle) Perfect Sky
(Walker) Photograph (McDaid, Sheeran, Leonard & Harrington, arr. Rye) Sailor’s
Hornpipe (Trad., arr. Burden) A Tale of the Green Isle (Morandell) Tango
Memories (Pells) Waterloo Sunset (Davies, arr. Walker) Bad Jack (Powlesland)
Blue Rag (Morandell) House of the Rising Sun (Trad., arr. Pells) Jamaica
(Powlesland) New Memory Lane (Pells) Rockodile Reggae (Morandell) Sail Away
(Walker) Turkey in the Straw (Trad., arr. Sokolow) What a Wonderful World
(Weiss, arr. Walker)