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