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