Classical Guitar Syllabus (2020–2023)

Our Classical Guitar syllabus offers the choice and flexibility to allow candidates to play to their strengths, enabling them to gain recognition for their own unique skills as performers.

Classical Guitar Syllabus 2020–2023

Our 2020–2023 Classical Guitar syllabus contains full details of grade exams from Initial to Grade 8, and is valid from 1 January 2020 to 31 December 2023.

Download the Classical Guitar Syllabus (2020–2023)

Supporting publications

We offer a range of books to support teachers and learners in preparing for a strings exam. These can be purchased from or from sheet music retailers. A growing number of publications can be purchased as an ebook through our digital music store at