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: 00-41457
UPC: 038081463377
ISBN 10: 0739098780
ISBN 13: 9780739098783
PRICE: $24.99
Series: Alfred's Basic Guitar Library
Category: Guitar Method or Supplement
Format: Book, CD & 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 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 fingerings that are expected in the Alfred's Basic series. The CD includes performances of all the music in the book with authentic-sounding backing tracks. 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 Parts of Your Guitar
Vacate the Sky
The Amplifier
Keep It to Yourself
Give Me a Hand, Lady
Rockin' in D
The First String E
A Minor Pentatonic Call and Response
Incomplete Measures or Pickups
House of the Rising Sun
Still More Riffs
Playing Two Notes Together: Blues Patterns
Rockin' Bass Line
Sound-Off: How to Count Time
Four Kinds of Notes
E Blues Boogie
A Blues Boogie
Time Signatures
The Right Hand
The Left Hand
How to Tune Your Guitar
Getting Acquainted with Music
Sharps, Flats, and Naturals
The Chromatic Scale
Chromatic Rock
Bluesy Accidentals
Sixth-String Riff 1
Sixth-String Riff 2
More Riffs
Signs of Silence
Take a Rest
Ugly Times
Stop-Time Bass Line
Classic Rock Lick
Five-String Rock
Satisfying Lick
Pentatonic Lick 1
Pentatonic Lick 2
1950s Blues-Rock Tune
Fourth-String Riff
Two Positions on the 3rd String
Ellis Island
Jamming with E, F, and G
12-Bar Blues Duet
Aura Lee
The Major Scale
C Major Scale Exercise
Good Times Bad Times
Guitar Fingerboard Chart
Certificate of Promotion
Quarter-Note Slash
Em Strumming Exercise
Five-String A7 Chord
Strumming Em and A7 Chords
Minor Two-Chord Rock
Introducing High A
Rockin' in Dorian Mode
As I Arrive
Ferrous Guy
They Can Rock
The Fourth String D
Two Positions on the 5th String
Move Up the Neck on the 4th String
Two Positions on the 4th String
Move Up the Neck on the 3rd String
Don't Miss the Train
A Minor Pentatonic Scale
Eighth-Note Slash Exercise
Strumming Exercise with E Chord
Five-String A Chord
Minor and Major
Jamming on 5 and 6
Two-String Rock
Easy Rock Riffs on the 5th and 6th Strings
Repeat Signs
Practice A, B, and C
Two Positions on the 6th String
Move Up the Neck on the 5th String
King Louie
Practice D, E, and F
Rainforest Romp
Nice Attire
Eighth Notes
Eighth-Note Exercise
Four-String D7 Chord
D7 and A7 Chord Exercise
D7 Chord with Notes
Six-String E Chord
Introducing the Eighth-Note Slash
The Acoustic Guitar
The Electric Guitar
Which Guitar Is Best for Me?
How to Hold Your Guitar
Doo Dah, Poo Bah
Eleven Classic Rock Strumming Patterns
Rough Evening
Always Been Crazy
The Sixth String E
Wet Duet
Strumming the A7 Chord
The Fifth String A
Move Up the Neck on the 6th String
Ode to Joy
Party, Party
Rock Duet
Bop the Blitz
Rock Lick 1 with a Bend
Rock Lick 2
Rockabilly Sound
Power Chords
Three-Chord Progression
Down You Go
Rock and Blues Licks and Tricks
Rock Lick 1
Six-String Em Chord
Playing Two Notes Together
More Power Chord Rock
Blues in 3
The Third String G
Quarter Rest
Six-String G Chord
Chords in Standard Notation
Chords in Notes
Rockin' the Bach
Classic Rock Lick with 5s and 7s
More on Power Chords
Power Chords Are Moveable
Power Chord Rock
1950s Rock Lick
Foggy Lake
Ladder to the Sky
Crazy Kid
The Second String B
The E Minor Pentatonic Scale