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: 00-41455
UPC: 038081463353
ISBN 10: 0739098772
ISBN 13: 9780739098776
PRICE: $14.99
Series: Alfred's Basic Guitar Library
Category: Guitar Method or Supplement
Format: Book & CD
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. The CD includes performances of all the music in the book with authentic-sounding backing tracks. 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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Pentatonic Lick 2
Ugly Times
Stop-Time Bass Line
Playing Two Notes Together: Blues Patterns
Repeat Signs
King Louie
As I Arrive
The Second String B
Classic Rock Lick
Five-String Rock
Satisfying Lick
Chords in Notes
Rockin' the Bach
Party, Party
Rock and Blues Licks and Tricks
Move Up the Neck on the 5th String
Practice D, E, and F
Two Positions on the 5th String
Foggy Lake
Ladder to the Sky
Crazy Kid
Playing Two Notes Together
Power Chords
Three-Chord Progression
Down You Go
Rock Duet
Power Chords Are Moveable
Power Chord Rock
More Power Chord Rock
Six-String G Chord
Bop the Blitz
Chords in Standard Notation
The Fifth String A
Jamming on 5 and 6
Two-String Rock
Chromatic Rock
Bluesy Accidentals
Wet Duet
Signs of Silence
Easy Rock Riffs on the 5th and 6th Strings
Take a Rest
Give Me a Hand, Lady
Rockin' in D
The First String E
Jamming with E, F, and G
Rock Lick 1 with a Bend
Rock Lick 2
The E Minor Pentatonic Scale
Pentatonic Lick 1
Ellis Island
The Parts of Your Guitar
The Acoustic Guitar
The Electric Guitar
Which Guitar Is Best for Me?
Four-String D7 Chord
D7 and A7 Chord Exercise
D7 Chord with Notes
Six-String E Chord
How to Hold Your Guitar
Introducing the Eighth-Note Slash
Getting Acquainted with Music
Minor and Major
Keep It to Yourself
Sharps, Flats, and Naturals
Still More Riffs
Rockin' Bass Line
Sound-Off: How to Count Time
Four Kinds of Notes
Don't Miss the Train
Rock Lick 1
Strumming the A7 Chord
Guitar Fingerboard Chart
More Riffs
Always Been Crazy
The Amplifier
The Right Hand
The Left Hand
How to Tune Your Guitar
Eighth-Note Slash Exercise
Strumming Exercise with E Chord
Five-String A Chord
Vacate the Sky
Doo Dah, Poo Bah
Eleven Classic Rock Strumming Patterns
Rough Evening
The Sixth String E
Sixth-String Riff 1
Sixth-String Riff 2
Six-String Em Chord
Incomplete Measures or Pickups
Quarter-Note Slash
Em Strumming Exercise
Five-String A7 Chord
House of the Rising Sun
12-Bar Blues Duet
Good Times Bad Times
Time Signatures
The Chromatic Scale
Strumming Em and A7 Chords
Minor Two-Chord Rock
Introducing High A
Rockin' in Dorian Mode
Certificate of Promotion
Rainforest Romp
Nice Attire
Eighth Notes
Eighth-Note Exercise
Ferrous Guy
E Blues Boogie
They Can Rock
The Fourth String D
Fourth-String Riff
A Blues Boogie
Move Up the Neck on the 6th String
Practice A, B, and C
1950s Rock Lick
Two Positions on the 6th String
Blues in 3
Move Up the Neck on the 4th String
The Third String G
Quarter Rest
Ode to Joy
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
Rockabilly Sound
More on Power Chords
1950s Blues-Rock Tune
A Minor Pentatonic Scale
A Minor Pentatonic Call and Response
Aura Lee
The Major Scale
C Major Scale Exercise