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