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: 00-41455
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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Down You Go
Rock Duet
Bop the Blitz
The Second String B
More Power Chord Rock
Six-String G Chord
Chords in Standard Notation
Chords in Notes
Classic Rock Lick
Rockin' the Bach
Rainforest Romp
Five-String Rock
Satisfying Lick
Don't Miss the Train
Give Me a Hand, Lady
Party, Party
Rock and Blues Licks and Tricks
Rock Lick 1
Rock Lick 1 with a Bend
Em Strumming Exercise
Five-String A7 Chord
Strumming the A7 Chord
Strumming Em and A7 Chords
12-Bar Blues Duet
Good Times Bad Times
Guitar Fingerboard Chart
Minor Two-Chord Rock
Certificate of Promotion
Jamming on 5 and 6
Chromatic Rock
Rockin' in D
Rock Lick 2
Introducing High A
Rockin' in Dorian Mode
The Parts of Your Guitar
The Acoustic Guitar
The Electric Guitar
Nice Attire
Eighth Notes
Eighth-Note Exercise
The Fourth String D
A Blues Boogie
Which Guitar Is Best for Me?
Ellis Island
How to Hold Your Guitar
The Amplifier
The Right Hand
Four-String D7 Chord
D7 and A7 Chord Exercise
D7 Chord with Notes
Six-String E Chord
The Left Hand
Introducing the Eighth-Note Slash
How to Tune Your Guitar
Getting Acquainted with Music
The Sixth String E
Eighth-Note Slash Exercise
Strumming Exercise with E Chord
Five-String A Chord
Aura Lee
1950s Blues-Rock Tune
Four Kinds of Notes
Time Signatures
The Fifth String A
Keep It to Yourself
Sharps, Flats, and Naturals
The Chromatic Scale
Two-String Rock
Easy Rock Riffs on the 5th and 6th Strings
Repeat Signs
Bluesy Accidentals
Wet Duet
Signs of Silence
Take a Rest
Move Up the Neck on the 3rd String
Sixth-String Riff 1
Minor and Major
Sixth-String Riff 2
More Riffs
Still More Riffs
Rockin' Bass Line
Vacate the Sky
Doo Dah, Poo Bah
Eleven Classic Rock Strumming Patterns
Rough Evening
Quarter Rest
Ode to Joy
Rockabilly Sound
Power Chords
Two Positions on the 3rd String
Classic Rock Lick with 5s and 7s
More on Power Chords
Power Chords Are Moveable
Sound-Off: How to Count Time
Always Been Crazy
King Louie
Ugly Times
Practice D, E, and F
Two Positions on the 5th String
Move Up the Neck on the 4th String
Two Positions on the 4th String
Crazy Kid
Playing Two Notes Together
Blues in 3
The Third String G
As I Arrive
Ferrous Guy
They Can Rock
Stop-Time Bass Line
Playing Two Notes Together: Blues Patterns
E Blues Boogie
Fourth-String Riff
1950s Rock Lick
Foggy Lake
Move Up the Neck on the 6th String
Practice A, B, and C
Two Positions on the 6th String
The Major Scale
C Major Scale Exercise
Six-String Em Chord
A Minor Pentatonic Scale
A Minor Pentatonic Call and Response
Incomplete Measures or Pickups
Quarter-Note Slash
House of the Rising Sun
The First String E
Jamming with E, F, and G
The E Minor Pentatonic Scale
Pentatonic Lick 1
Pentatonic Lick 2
Three-Chord Progression
Power Chord Rock
Ladder to the Sky
Move Up the Neck on the 5th String