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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Eighth-Note Exercise
Jamming on 5 and 6
Wet Duet
Five-String Rock
Rock Lick 1
House of the Rising Sun
12-Bar Blues Duet
Good Times Bad Times
C Major Scale Exercise
Six-String Em Chord
Quarter-Note Slash
Em Strumming Exercise
Rainforest Romp
Nice Attire
Eighth Notes
How to Hold Your Guitar
The Amplifier
The Right Hand
The Left Hand
Introducing the Eighth-Note Slash
Eighth-Note Slash Exercise
Strumming Exercise with E Chord
Five-String A Chord
Which Guitar Is Best for Me?
Six-String E Chord
Five-String A7 Chord
Guitar Fingerboard Chart
King Louie
Stop-Time Bass Line
Quarter Rest
More on Power Chords
Ode to Joy
Rockabilly Sound
Power Chords
Three-Chord Progression
Power Chords Are Moveable
Power Chord Rock
More Power Chord Rock
Six-String G Chord
Down You Go
Chords in Standard Notation
The Parts of Your Guitar
The Acoustic Guitar
The Electric Guitar
Ellis Island
Four-String D7 Chord
D7 and A7 Chord Exercise
D7 Chord with Notes
As I Arrive
Ferrous Guy
They Can Rock
Playing Two Notes Together: Blues Patterns
E Blues Boogie
A Blues Boogie
Move Up the Neck on the 6th String
The Fourth String D
Practice A, B, and C
Fourth-String Riff
1950s Rock Lick
Foggy Lake
Ladder to the Sky
Two Positions on the 6th String
Move Up the Neck on the 5th String
Practice D, E, and F
Two Positions on the 5th String
The First String E
Pentatonic Lick 1
Jamming with E, F, and G
Aura Lee
Pentatonic Lick 2
1950s Blues-Rock Tune
A Minor Pentatonic Scale
A Minor Pentatonic Call and Response
Sharps, Flats, and Naturals
Sound-Off: How to Count Time
Four Kinds of Notes
Time Signatures
The Fifth String A
The Chromatic Scale
Chromatic Rock
Bluesy Accidentals
Two-String Rock
Easy Rock Riffs on the 5th and 6th Strings
Repeat Signs
Signs of Silence
Take a Rest
Ugly Times
Always Been Crazy
Keep It to Yourself
More Riffs
Still More Riffs
Rockin' Bass Line
How to Tune Your Guitar
Minor and Major
Crazy Kid
Move Up the Neck on the 4th String
Playing Two Notes Together
Blues in 3
The Third String G
Two Positions on the 4th String
Move Up the Neck on the 3rd String
Two Positions on the 3rd String
Classic Rock Lick with 5s and 7s
Sixth-String Riff 2
Rough Evening
Rock Duet
Bop the Blitz
The Second String B
Classic Rock Lick
Chords in Notes
Rockin' the Bach
Party, Party
Rock and Blues Licks and Tricks
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
The Major Scale
Incomplete Measures or Pickups
Strumming the A7 Chord
Strumming Em and A7 Chords
Minor Two-Chord Rock
Introducing High A
Certificate of Promotion
Rockin' in Dorian Mode
Vacate the Sky
Doo Dah, Poo Bah
Eleven Classic Rock Strumming Patterns
Getting Acquainted with Music
The Sixth String E
Sixth-String Riff 1