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All RGT exam handbooks and other publications can now be purchased via the LCM online shop:

RGT Registered Tutors will receive a 10% discount on any books ordered from the LCM online shop. If you are not a member then please visit the RGT website for information on membership -

If you are regularly ordering more than £100 of books you are advised to contact Music Exchange to set up a Mail Order Account - further details are available in the Members Area of the RGT website.

RGT Electric Guitar Exam Handbooks

Widely recognised as the most well-structured and comprehensive method of studying the electric guitar. 9 electric guitar handbooks: Preliminary Grade (beginner) to Grade Eight (advanced) level. The full set makes a complete graded learning system.

Each book covers all the material needed for each RGT/LCM electric guitar examination. These books are also ideal for those who do not intend to take an examination, as this series provides an unrivalled source of knowledge and practical insight into electric guitar playing.


Electric Guitar Playing Preliminary Grade  Electric Guitar Playing Grade 1  Electric Guitar Playing Grade 2  Electric Guitar Playing Grade 3  Electric Guitar Playing Grade 4
Electric Guitar Playing Grade 5  Electric Guitar Playing Grade 6  Electric Guitar Playing Grade 7  Electric Guitar Playing Grade 8


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Rhythm Guitar Books

This series of books is designed especially to accompany the Rhythm Guitar Playing section of the RGT electric guitar examinations, the books serve as an invaluable study aid in preparing for the exams.

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Electric Guitar handbooks

Improvising Lead Guitar Books

Designed especially to accompany the 'lead guitar' section of the RGT electric guitar exams.

 Electric Guitar handbooks