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: 00-40893
UPC: 038081463339
ISBN 10: 0739098764
ISBN 13: 9780739098769
PRICE: $6.99
Series: Alfred's Basic Guitar Library
Category: Guitar Method or Supplement
Format: Book
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. 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 A7 Chord
Strumming the A7 Chord
Strumming Em and A7 Chords
Minor Two-Chord Rock
Introducing High A
The Acoustic Guitar
The Electric Guitar
Which Guitar Is Best for Me?
Six-String E Chord
How to Hold Your Guitar
Ellis Island
Four-String D7 Chord
D7 and A7 Chord Exercise
D7 Chord with Notes
The First String E
Jamming with E, F, and G
Aura Lee
1950s Blues-Rock Tune
A Minor Pentatonic Scale
A Minor Pentatonic Call and Response
Incomplete Measures or Pickups
Rainforest Romp
Nice Attire
Eighth Notes
The Parts of Your Guitar
Eighth-Note Exercise
Blues in 3
Two Positions on the 4th String
Foggy Lake
Move Up the Neck on the 5th String
Getting Acquainted with Music
Minor and Major
Power Chord Rock
More Power Chord Rock
Six-String G Chord
Chords in Standard Notation
Power Chords
Three-Chord Progression
Down You Go
Time Signatures
The Chromatic Scale
Rockabilly Sound
Power Chords Are Moveable
They Can Rock
The Fourth String D
Fourth-String Riff
1950s Rock Lick
A Blues Boogie
Move Up the Neck on the 6th String
Practice A, B, and C
Two Positions on the 6th String
Practice D, E, and F
Two Positions on the 5th String
Move Up the Neck on the 4th String
Ladder to the Sky
Crazy Kid
Playing Two Notes Together
Bop the Blitz
The Second String B
Classic Rock Lick
Rockin' the Bach
Party, Party
Rock and Blues Licks and Tricks
Five-String Rock
Rock Lick 1
Rockin' in Dorian Mode
C Major Scale Exercise
Six-String Em Chord
12-Bar Blues Duet
Good Times Bad Times
Quarter-Note Slash
Em Strumming Exercise
Guitar Fingerboard Chart
Certificate of Promotion
Satisfying Lick
Don't Miss the Train
Give Me a Hand, Lady
Rock Lick 1 with a Bend
Rock Lick 2
The E Minor Pentatonic Scale
Pentatonic Lick 1
Rockin' in D
Pentatonic Lick 2
The Fifth String A
Jamming on 5 and 6
Two-String Rock
Chromatic Rock
Bluesy Accidentals
Wet Duet
Easy Rock Riffs on the 5th and 6th Strings
Signs of Silence
The Third String G
Quarter Rest
Ode to Joy
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
Ferrous Guy
E Blues Boogie
The Major Scale
House of the Rising Sun
Always Been Crazy
Keep It to Yourself
Sharps, Flats, and Naturals
Still More Riffs
Rockin' Bass Line
Sound-Off: How to Count Time
Four Kinds of Notes
Take a Rest
Ugly Times
Stop-Time Bass Line
Playing Two Notes Together: Blues Patterns
Repeat Signs
King Louie
As I Arrive
Vacate the Sky
Doo Dah, Poo Bah
Eleven Classic Rock Strumming Patterns
The Sixth String E
Sixth-String Riff 1
Sixth-String Riff 2
More Riffs
Rough Evening
The Amplifier
Introducing the Eighth-Note Slash
Eighth-Note Slash Exercise
Strumming Exercise with E Chord
Five-String A Chord
The Right Hand
The Left Hand
How to Tune Your Guitar
Rock Duet
Chords in Notes