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