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