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: 00-40893
UPC: 038081463339
ISBN 10: 0739098764
ISBN 13: 9780739098769
PRICE: $6.99
Series: Alfred's Basic Guitar Library
Category: Guitar Method or Supplement
Format: Book
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. 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
Time Signatures
The Fifth String A
Jamming on 5 and 6
Bluesy Accidentals
Wet Duet
Signs of Silence
Take a Rest
Two-String Rock
Ugly Times
Stop-Time Bass Line
Easy Rock Riffs on the 5th and 6th Strings
Playing Two Notes Together: Blues Patterns
Eighth Notes
Sixth-String Riff 2
More Riffs
Still More Riffs
Rockin' Bass Line
Always Been Crazy
Keep It to Yourself
Sharps, Flats, and Naturals
The Chromatic Scale
Sound-Off: How to Count Time
Chromatic Rock
Quarter-Note Slash
Em Strumming Exercise
Five-String A7 Chord
Strumming the A7 Chord
Ferrous Guy
They Can Rock
The Fourth String D
Fourth-String Riff
Move Up the Neck on the 5th String
Practice D, E, and F
Two Positions on the 5th String
Move Up the Neck on the 4th String
Don't Miss the Train
Give Me a Hand, Lady
Rockin' in D
The First String E
A Minor Pentatonic Scale
A Minor Pentatonic Call and Response
Incomplete Measures or Pickups
House of the Rising Sun
Jamming with E, F, and G
12-Bar Blues Duet
Strumming Em and A7 Chords
Minor Two-Chord Rock
Introducing High A
Rockin' in Dorian Mode
Repeat Signs
King Louie
Practice A, B, and C
E Blues Boogie
A Blues Boogie
Move Up the Neck on the 6th String
The Right Hand
Five-String A Chord
1950s Rock Lick
Two Positions on the 4th String
Foggy Lake
Ladder to the Sky
Crazy Kid
Playing Two Notes Together
Move Up the Neck on the 3rd String
Two Positions on the 3rd String
Classic Rock Lick with 5s and 7s
More on Power Chords
The Third String G
Quarter Rest
Ode to Joy
Power Chord Rock
More Power Chord Rock
Six-String G Chord
Chords in Standard Notation
Rockabilly Sound
Chords in Notes
Power Chords
Three-Chord Progression
Down You Go
Rock Duet
Rockin' the Bach
Party, Party
Rock and Blues Licks and Tricks
Rock Lick 1
Six-String E Chord
Introducing the Eighth-Note Slash
Eighth-Note Slash Exercise
Strumming Exercise with E Chord
The Electric Guitar
Which Guitar Is Best for Me?
How to Hold Your Guitar
The Amplifier
Bop the Blitz
Rock Lick 1 with a Bend
The Second String B
Classic Rock Lick
Five-String Rock
Rock Lick 2
The E Minor Pentatonic Scale
Pentatonic Lick 1
Pentatonic Lick 2
Satisfying Lick
1950s Blues-Rock Tune
Rainforest Romp
Nice Attire
The Acoustic Guitar
D7 Chord with Notes
The Parts of Your Guitar
Eighth-Note Exercise
Ellis Island
Four-String D7 Chord
D7 and A7 Chord Exercise
Aura Lee
The Major Scale
C Major Scale Exercise
Good Times Bad Times
Guitar Fingerboard Chart
Certificate of Promotion
Six-String Em Chord
As I Arrive
Two Positions on the 6th String
Sixth-String Riff 1
Rough Evening
Minor and Major
Vacate the Sky
Doo Dah, Poo Bah
Eleven Classic Rock Strumming Patterns
The Left Hand
How to Tune Your Guitar
Getting Acquainted with Music
The Sixth String E
Blues in 3
Power Chords Are Moveable