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Classical Guitar Series, 2018 Edition

Classical Guitar Series, 2018 Edition

Drawing upon its reputation of excellence, the fifth edition of The Royal Conservatory's acclaimed guitar series presents a fresh and exciting selection of material to engage classical guitar students at all levels. Each progressive Repertoire and Etudes book explores a wide range of historical periods and styles, featuring pieces compiled from more than 500 years' worth of guitar and other plucked-string music. With this series, teachers and students will embark on an innovative learning path designed to foster well-rounded musical development and an enduring passion for their instrument.

  • Repertoire and Etudes

    Classical Guitar Repertoire and Etudes
    Preparatory to Level 8


    The nine books in this one-of-a-kind series include carefully chosen repertoire and etudes that introduce students to both classic favorites and new, exploratory pieces. Featuring updated repertoire from modern composers such as Sérgio Assad, Dušan Bogdanović, and Roland Dyens, and an increased presence of South American music, this progressive series provides an excellent balance of styles suitable for students of all ages and learning styles.

  • Classical Guitar Technique

    Classical Guitar Technique

    This resource offers students level-appropriate exercises to develop technical proficiency as they progress through each level of their musical studies. It includes scale patterns with recommended fingering, arpeggio patterns, and a Technique Supplement with additional exercises.

  • Classical Guitar Syllabus, 2018 Edition

    Classical Guitar Syllabus


    The Classical Guitar Syllabus, 2018 Edition is an invaluable resource for teachers preparing students for examinations of The Royal Conservatory Certificate Program. This syllabus outlines the classical guitar curriculum for Preparatory through Associate Diploma levels. It includes extensive listings of repertoire as well as musicianship and technical requirements for each level of study.

  • Classical Guitar Crossover Information
    For information regarding the Classical Guitar Syllabus, 2018 Edition crossover plan, please click here.