Rockschool Drums Grade 8
Drums Grade 8
The Grade 8 Drum exam is for candidates who have mastered advanced technical control and have a thorough grasp of extended stylistic techniques. At Grade 8 this is shown through mature stylistic conviction, consummate execution of rhythmic complexity, mature and creative stylistic solo and improvisation work as well as a commanding sense of communication and performance. There are two types of exam available at Grade 8, Grade Exam or Performance Certificate.
Key Features at: Grade 8
- Double bass drum, advanced stylistic grooves, complex time-signature changes and syncopation
- Single strokes developed, alternative paradiddlediddles, Swiss Army triplet, pataflafla, single and double triple ratamacue, rolls, Stylistic Studies
- Playback and performance skills