$14.99
Alfred's Basic Rock Guitar Method 1
The Most Popular Series for Learning How to Play
By Ron Manus, L. C. Harnsberger, and Nathaniel Gunod
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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TITLE COMPOSER
Sixth-String Riff 1
Rough Evening
Sixth-String Riff 2
More Riffs
Still More Riffs
Always Been Crazy
Keep It to Yourself
Sharps, Flats, and Naturals
Rockin' Bass Line
The Chromatic Scale
Sound-Off: How to Count Time
Four Kinds of Notes
Time Signatures
Chromatic Rock
Bluesy Accidentals
Wet Duet
Signs of Silence
Power Chords
Three-Chord Progression
Down You Go
Power Chord Rock
More Power Chord Rock
Six-String G Chord
Classic Rock Lick with 5s and 7s
Blues in 3
The Third String G
Cash
Quarter Rest
Ode to Joy
More on Power Chords
Jamming with E, F, and G
Review
Aura Lee
The Major Scale
Pentatonic Lick 2
1950s Blues-Rock Tune
A Minor Pentatonic Scale
A Minor Pentatonic Call and Response
C Major Scale Exercise
Incomplete Measures or Pickups
Playing Two Notes Together
Two Positions on the 3rd String
Rock Lick 1
Rock Lick 1 with a Bend
Rock Lick 2
The E Minor Pentatonic Scale
Satisfying Lick
Don't Miss the Train
Give Me a Hand, Lady
Rockin' in D
The First String E
Pentatonic Lick 1
House of the Rising Sun
12-Bar Blues Duet
Good Times Bad Times
Guitar Fingerboard Chart
Six-String Em Chord
Quarter-Note Slash
Em Strumming Exercise
Five-String A7 Chord
Strumming Em and A7 Chords
Minor Two-Chord Rock
Introducing High A
Rockin' in Dorian Mode
Rockabilly Sound
Power Chords Are Moveable
Rainforest Romp
Nice Attire
Eighth Notes
Eighth-Note Exercise
How to Tune Your Guitar
Getting Acquainted with Music
The Sixth String E
Vacate the Sky
Doo Dah, Poo Bah
Eleven Classic Rock Strumming Patterns
Bop the Blitz
The Second String B
Classic Rock Lick
Chords in Notes
Rockin' the Bach
Party, Party
Strumming the A7 Chord
Certificate of Promotion
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
Which Guitar Is Best for Me?
How to Hold Your Guitar
The Amplifier
The Right Hand
Introducing the Eighth-Note Slash
Eighth-Note Slash Exercise
Strumming Exercise with E Chord
Five-String A Chord
Ellis Island
The Parts of Your Guitar
The Acoustic Guitar
Four-String D7 Chord
D7 and A7 Chord Exercise
D7 Chord with Notes
The Electric Guitar
Six-String E Chord
As I Arrive
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
Five-String Rock
Rock and Blues Licks and Tricks
Ties
Jamming on 5 and 6
Two-String Rock
Easy Rock Riffs on the 5th and 6th Strings
Repeat Signs
Ugly Times
Stop-Time Bass Line
Playing Two Notes Together: Blues Patterns
E Blues Boogie
The Fifth String A
Take a Rest
Rock Duet
Chords in Standard Notation
King Louie
A Blues Boogie
The Left Hand
Minor and Major