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Hot Rock - Grade 5 (Drums)


Difficulty Intermediate
Composer Various
Exam Board Rock School

drum kit

New product

£ 20.00


The Hot Rock series is about playing the music you love. Each grade book contains 8 classic rock tracks with specially edited exam pieces and the full transcription. Rockschool grade exams have an element of Free Choice. Out of the 3 exam pieces a Candidate has to prepare, 1 can be a Free Choice piece – a track to the Candidates choosing – this is where Hot Rock comes in. With specially edited classic rock tracks, Candidates can now play the music they love AND get a qualification.

With full transcriptions and vocal lines, Hot Rock is also great for GCSE students.


  • Fact files– Each song has a Fact File that includes background information about the song and band and further recommended listening
  • Walk throughs – Each song has a Walk Through that covers the tone for the song and gives bar by bar hints and tips, with alternative fingering and performance suggestions
  • Standard Notation
  • Edited Exam versions of each song
  • Full Transcriptions of each song
  • X2 CDs with exam versions, exam version backing tracks (click and no click), full transcription full mixes, full transcription backing track with click


Cherub Rock [Smashing Pumpkins]

Chop Suey! [System Of A Down]

Hey Joe [Hendrix, Jimi]

Late In The Evening [Simon, Paul]

Master Of Puppets [Metallica]

My Generation [Who, The]

The Number Of The Beast [Iron Maiden]

The Zephyr Song [Red Hot Chili Peppers]