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