Resources for Acoustic Guitar

Discover a range of resources to support Trinity's new Acoustic Guitar syllabus.

Inspiration

Acoustic Guitarist — Strings & Guitars

Acoustic Guitarist Anders Rye and Leoni Jane Kennedy talk about their guitars and what to look out for when getting your . . .
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Acoustic Guitarist — Difficult Pieces

Acoustic Guitarist Anders Rye talks about how to break down difficult pieces.
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Acoustic Guitarist — Staying Inspired

Acoustic Guitarist Anders Rye talks about how to stay inspired.
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our Acoustic Guitar exams

Trinity’s Acoustic Guitar syllabus 2020–2023: Spotify playlists

Listen to a selection of songs inspired by our Acoustic Guitar syllabus in our Spotify playlists.
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Trinity’s Acoustic Guitar syllabus 2020–2023: Features — Techniques

TJ Walker gives an overview of some the techniques that are in the syllabus.
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Trinity’s Acoustic Guitar syllabus 2020–2023: Features – Backing Tracks

TJ Walker talks about the advantages of having backing tracks and how he recorded the audio for the syllabus.
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Acoustic Guitarist

Acoustic Guitarist — Strings & Guitars

Acoustic Guitarist Anders Rye and Leoni Jane Kennedy talk about their guitars and what to look out for when getting your . . .
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Acoustic Guitarist — Difficult Pieces

Acoustic Guitarist Anders Rye talks about how to break down difficult pieces.
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Acoustic Guitarist — Staying Inspired

Acoustic Guitarist Anders Rye talks about how to stay inspired.
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Songwriting

Songwriting — Favourite Chord

Singer-songwriters Leoni Jane Kennedy, TJ Walker and guitarist Anders Rye talk to us about what is their favourite chord . . .
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Songwriting — Writing Process

Singer-songwriters Leoni Jane Kennedy and TJ Walker talks to us about their writing process.
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Songwriting — Behind the Lyrics

Written at age 13, Leoni talks to us about the influences and meaning behind her song Temple and how it still sticks with . . .
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Pieces

Trinity’s Acoustic Guitar syllabus 2020–2023: Spotify playlists

Listen to a selection of songs inspired by our Acoustic Guitar syllabus in our Spotify playlists.
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Trinity’s Acoustic Guitar syllabus 2020–2023: Improvising within pieces

TJ Walker talks about how improvisation sits within the syllabus.
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Trinity’s Acoustic Guitar syllabus 2020–2023: Features — Pieces

Anders Rye and TJ Walker talk about various genres and styles in the repertoire.
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Technique

Trinity’s Acoustic Guitar syllabus 2020–2023: Techniques — Harp Harmonics

Anders Rye talks about the Harp Harmonics and gives some tips on achieving it.
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Trinity’s Acoustic Guitar syllabus 2020–2023: Techniques — Travis Picking

Anders Rye talks about the technique Travis Picking and gives some tips on practising it.
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Supporting Tests

Trinity’s Acoustic Guitar syllabus 2020–2023: Sight Reading

Download some sight reading examples from Trinity's Acoustic Guitar syllabus 2020–2023
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Technical Work

Trinity’s Acoustic Guitar syllabus 2020–2023: Technical work

Anders Rye talks about the usefulness of technical work such as scales and arpeggios.
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