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