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