Alfred's Basic Rock Guitar Method 1
The Most Popular Series for Learning How to Play
By Nathaniel Gunod, L. C. Harnsberger, and Ron Manus
Item: 00-40892
UPC: 038081459011
ISBN 10: 0739095404
ISBN 13: 9780739095409
PRICE: $19.99
Series: Alfred's Basic Guitar Library
Category: Guitar Method or Supplement
Format: Book & DVD
Instrument: Guitar
Recognized for over 50 years as the best-paced and most comprehensive guitar method available, Alfred's Basic Guitar Method has introduced over 5 million beginners to the joy of playing guitar. Alfred's Basic Rock Guitar Method Book 1 provides a completely new approach to learning guitar for students who want to play in the rock style. By starting on the 6th string, you are immediately able to play riffs and licks that inspire guitarists to continue learning and have fun doing it! The book features clear, well-paced instruction along with large photographs of fingering that is expected in the Alfred's Basic series. On the DVD, every lesson is explained and all the music is clearly demonstrated. Learning to play has never been easier or more fun than with Alfred's Basic Guitar Methods---the best choice for today's beginning guitar students.

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The Fourth String D
Stop-Time Bass Line
King Louie
Bluesy Accidentals
Strumming the A7 Chord
12-Bar Blues Duet
Jamming on 5 and 6
Two-String Rock
Easy Rock Riffs on the 5th and 6th Strings
Repeat Signs
The Fifth String A
Keep It to Yourself
Rockin' Bass Line
Sound-Off: How to Count Time
Four Kinds of Notes
Time Signatures
Eleven Classic Rock Strumming Patterns
Rough Evening
Always Been Crazy
Sharps, Flats, and Naturals
The Chromatic Scale
Chromatic Rock
Still More Riffs
Doo Dah, Poo Bah
Strumming Em and A7 Chords
Minor Two-Chord Rock
Introducing High A
Good Times Bad Times
Guitar Fingerboard Chart
Certificate of Promotion
Getting Acquainted with Music
Eighth-Note Slash Exercise
Rockin' in Dorian Mode
Aura Lee
The Major Scale
C Major Scale Exercise
Pentatonic Lick 1
Pentatonic Lick 2
1950s Blues-Rock Tune
Classic Rock Lick
More Power Chord Rock
Give Me a Hand, Lady
Party, Party
The Right Hand
The Left Hand
How to Tune Your Guitar
D7 Chord with Notes
Six-String E Chord
Introducing the Eighth-Note Slash
The Sixth String E
Sixth-String Riff 1
Sixth-String Riff 2
More Riffs
Strumming Exercise with E Chord
Five-String A Chord
Minor and Major
Vacate the Sky
As I Arrive
Ferrous Guy
They Can Rock
Wet Duet
Signs of Silence
Take a Rest
Ugly Times
Quarter-Note Slash
Em Strumming Exercise
Five-String A7 Chord
A Minor Pentatonic Call and Response
Incomplete Measures or Pickups
House of the Rising Sun
The Parts of Your Guitar
Eighth Notes
The Acoustic Guitar
The Electric Guitar
Which Guitar Is Best for Me?
How to Hold Your Guitar
Eighth-Note Exercise
Ellis Island
Four-String D7 Chord
The Amplifier
D7 and A7 Chord Exercise
Ode to Joy
Rockabilly Sound
Power Chords
Three-Chord Progression
Move Up the Neck on the 4th String
Two Positions on the 4th String
Move Up the Neck on the 3rd String
Two Positions on the 3rd String
Down You Go
Classic Rock Lick with 5s and 7s
Rock Duet
Bop the Blitz
The Second String B
More on Power Chords
Power Chords Are Moveable
Power Chord Rock
Five-String Rock
Satisfying Lick
Don't Miss the Train
Six-String G Chord
Chords in Standard Notation
Chords in Notes
Rockin' the Bach
Rockin' in D
The First String E
Jamming with E, F, and G
Rock and Blues Licks and Tricks
Rock Lick 1
Rock Lick 1 with a Bend
Rock Lick 2
The E Minor Pentatonic Scale
Rainforest Romp
Nice Attire
Fourth-String Riff
1950s Rock Lick
Foggy Lake
Ladder to the Sky
Playing Two Notes Together: Blues Patterns
E Blues Boogie
A Blues Boogie
Crazy Kid
Move Up the Neck on the 6th String
Playing Two Notes Together
Blues in 3
The Third String G
Practice A, B, and C
Two Positions on the 6th String
Move Up the Neck on the 5th String
Practice D, E, and F
Quarter Rest
Two Positions on the 5th String
Six-String Em Chord
A Minor Pentatonic Scale