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