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: 00-41457
UPC: 038081463377
ISBN 10: 0739098780
ISBN 13: 9780739098783
PRICE: $24.99
Series: Alfred's Basic Guitar Library
Category: Guitar Method or Supplement
Format: Book, CD & 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 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 fingerings that are 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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Em Strumming Exercise
Five-String A7 Chord
Six-String Em Chord
Quarter-Note Slash
Strumming the A7 Chord
Strumming Em and A7 Chords
Minor Two-Chord Rock
Introducing High A
Rockin' in Dorian Mode
The First String E
A Minor Pentatonic Call and Response
Jamming with E, F, and G
Aura Lee
The Major Scale
Incomplete Measures or Pickups
House of the Rising Sun
12-Bar Blues Duet
Good Times Bad Times
C Major Scale Exercise
Guitar Fingerboard Chart
Foggy Lake
Two Positions on the 4th String
The Fourth String D
Fourth-String Riff
1950s Rock Lick
Practice D, E, and F
Two Positions on the 5th String
Move Up the Neck on the 4th String
Getting Acquainted with Music
The Sixth String E
Sixth-String Riff 1
Sixth-String Riff 2
Rough Evening
Always Been Crazy
Keep It to Yourself
Sharps, Flats, and Naturals
Still More Riffs
Rockin' Bass Line
Sound-Off: How to Count Time
Chromatic Rock
Bluesy Accidentals
Wet Duet
The Third String G
Quarter Rest
Power Chords Are Moveable
Power Chord Rock
More Power Chord Rock
Six-String G Chord
Ode to Joy
Chords in Standard Notation
Rockabilly Sound
Power Chords
Three-Chord Progression
Down You Go
Chords in Notes
Rockin' the Bach
Party, Party
Rock Duet
Rock and Blues Licks and Tricks
Ladder to the Sky
Crazy Kid
Playing Two Notes Together
Move Up the Neck on the 3rd String
Two Positions on the 3rd String
Classic Rock Lick with 5s and 7s
Blues in 3
More on Power Chords
Rainforest Romp
Nice Attire
Eighth Notes
More Riffs
The Chromatic Scale
How to Tune Your Guitar
Eleven Classic Rock Strumming Patterns
Rock Lick 1
Rock Lick 1 with a Bend
Rock Lick 2
Ellis Island
Four-String D7 Chord
D7 and A7 Chord Exercise
D7 Chord with Notes
The Parts of Your Guitar
The Acoustic Guitar
The Electric Guitar
Which Guitar Is Best for Me?
Six-String E Chord
Introducing the Eighth-Note Slash
Eighth-Note Slash Exercise
Strumming Exercise with E Chord
How to Hold Your Guitar
Five-String A Chord
The Amplifier
The Right Hand
The Left Hand
Minor and Major
Vacate the Sky
Doo Dah, Poo Bah
Bop the Blitz
The Second String B
Classic Rock Lick
Five-String Rock
The E Minor Pentatonic Scale
Time Signatures
The Fifth String A
Jamming on 5 and 6
Two-String Rock
Take a Rest
Ugly Times
Stop-Time Bass Line
Playing Two Notes Together: Blues Patterns
Repeat Signs
King Louie
As I Arrive
Ferrous Guy
A Blues Boogie
Move Up the Neck on the 6th String
Practice A, B, and C
Two Positions on the 6th String
Eighth-Note Exercise
Satisfying Lick
Don't Miss the Train
Give Me a Hand, Lady
Rockin' in D
Pentatonic Lick 1
Pentatonic Lick 2
1950s Blues-Rock Tune
A Minor Pentatonic Scale
Easy Rock Riffs on the 5th and 6th Strings
E Blues Boogie
They Can Rock
Move Up the Neck on the 5th String
Four Kinds of Notes
Signs of Silence