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