Rockschool Drums Grade 6 Drum Book

Rockschool Drums Grade 6 Drum Book


Drums Grade 6

The Grade 6 Drum exam is for candidates who have begun to develop advanced technical control and have a competent grasp of stylistic techniques. At Grade 6 this is shown through mature stylistic conviction, execution of rhythmic complexity, creative and stylistic solo and improvisation work as well as a secure sense of communication and performance. There are two types of exam available at Grade 6, Grade Exam or Performance Certificate.

Key Features at: Grade 6

  • Time­signature changes, bass­drum doubles, polyrhythms, 6/8 trip hop groove
  • Single and double strokes, paradiddles, ratamacues, rolls, Stylistic Studies
  • Playback and performance skills