Classical Guitar Grades 13-6[Grades 13-6] General Regulations

The Classical Guitar Grades 13-6 examinations are designed for Yamaha Classical Guitar students to achieve their goals step by step and acquire comprehensive musical abilities through aiming for higher grade levels.

Relation with the Yamaha Textbooks

Examination System Chart:

Grade 13 12 11 10 9 8 7 6
Textbook Chapter 1 of CG 1 Chapter 2 of CG 1 CG 1 CG 2 CG 3 CG 4 CG 5 CG 6

Grades 13-6 and the Yamaha textbooks are closely related.

Examination Format

Grades 13-6 are conducted individually and require two examiners who are authorized by Yamaha Music Foundation.


The Syllabi for Classical Guitar Grades 13-6, as well as the Compulsory Piece List are below in PDF format.

Classical Guitar
Grades 13-6