Bass Internationally recognised Bass Grades for rock and pop bassists

Rockschool Bass Grades will make you the musical force behind any band, and earn you an internationally recognised qualification. You’ll learn all the technique you’ll need, from single-string riffs through to advanced arpeggios, and back it up with sound music theory, sight reading and improvisational skills.

Plot your Stylistic Specialism

For every Bass Grade you can plot your stylistic specialism, meaning you'll develop an in-depth understanding of the style of bass guitar you love.

Free Choice Pieces

Play your favourite tracks in your exam; metal, indie, rock, prog… the choice is yours.

Theoretical Grounding

Every Rockschool Bass Guitar Grade has been designed to give you a solid understanding of musical theory, enabling you to articulate confidently your musical talents.

Simple Steps Completing a Rockschool exam is a rewarding experience and we can get you on the path to success in no time. To get started, simply grab your book from the shop.

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The Rockschool Bass Guitar Syllabus Guide

The pieces that we’ve compiled as the course content for Rockschool Bass are listed in the syllabus guide, starting at Premiere (Bass Method) and going all the way up to Grade 8.