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