$24.99
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.

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