Alfred's Basic Guitar Rock Songs Method 1

Alfred's Basic Guitar Rock Songs Method 1
Learn How to Play Guitar with Melodies and Riffs from 22 Classic Rock Songs

By Nathaniel Gunod, L. C. Harnsberger, and Ron Manus Guitar Book, DVD & Online Audio, Video & Software Item: 00-46038
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The latest addition to Alfred's best-selling Alfred's Basic Guitar Method series, Alfred's Basic Guitar Rock Songs Method 1 features melodies, licks, and riffs from 22 of the best-known rock songs.

Familiar rock songs we all know and love, along with helpful photos and diagrams, help introduce each new technique and concept. Featuring the same clear, well-paced instruction that sets Alfred's Basic Guitar Method apart, you'll start by learning the basics and will be playing classic riffs and licks in no time. Learning to play guitar has never been easier or more fun!

The included DVD features companion video lessons, MP3 audio demonstration tracks, and exclusive TNT 2 software, which lets you customize audio tracks for practice. The video, audio, and TNT 2 software are also accessible online.


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Contents

Title
THE PARTS OF YOUR GUITAR
The Acoustic Guitar
The Electric Guitar
WHICH GUITAR IS BEST FOR ME?
HOW TO HOLD YOUR GUITAR
THE AMPLIFIER
HOW TO TUNE YOUR GUITAR
Tuning the Guitar to Itself
How to Use an Electronic Tuner
Tuning with the Audio or Video
THE RIGHT HAND
Strumming with a Pick
THE LEFT HAND
Proper Left-Hand Position
Placing a Finger on a String
GETTING ACQUAINTED WITH MUSIC
The Staff
Measures
Clefs
How to Read Chord Diagrams
THE 6TH STRING E
6th-String Riff 1
6th-String Riff 2
More Riffs
Still More Riffs
Rockin' Bass Line
Silent Guitar Calisthenics 1 and 2
SOUND-OFF: HOW TO COUNT TIME
Four Kinds of Notes
Time Signatures
THE 5TH STRING A
Jamming on 5 and 6
Two-String Rock
EASY ROCK RIFFS ON THE 5TH AND 6TH STRINGS
Repeat Signs
My Generation
When I Come Around
Iron Man
Hello, I Love You
Silent Guitar Calisthenics 3
THE 4TH STRING D
4th-String Riff
1950s Rock Lick
Freeway Jam
Stairway to Heaven
Wild Child
PLAYING TWO NOTES TOGETHER
Blues in 3
THE 3RD STRING G
Jumpin' Jack Flash
Quarter Rest
Ode to Joy
Rockabilly Sound
POWER CHORDS
Three-Chord Progression
Higher
Rock Duet
Blitzkrieg Bop
THE 2ND STRING B
Classic Rock Lick
Five-String Rock
Satisfaction
Rise Above This
Rockin' in D
THE 1ST STRING E
Jamming with E, F, and G
Review
Aura Lee
THE MAJOR SCALE
C Major Scale
C Major Scale Exercise
SIX-STRING EM CHORD
Quarter-Note Slash
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
Ties
Live and Let Die
Stairway to Heaven (Lead Guitar Solo)
EIGHTH NOTES
Eighth-Note Exercise
Immigrant Song
FOUR-STRING D7 CHORD
D7 and A7 Chord Exercise
D7 Chord with Notes
SIX-STRING E CHORD
Introducing the Eighth-Note Slash
Eighth-Note Slash Exercise
Strumming Exercise with E Chord
FIVE-STRING A CHORD
Minor and Major
Get Off of My Cloud
Paranoid
11 CLASSIC ROCK STRUMMING PATTERNS
Bring Me to Life
I Can See for Miles
SHARPS, FLATS, AND NATURALS
The Chromatic Scale
Chromatic Rock
Bluesy Accidentals
Paint It, Black (Duet)
SIGNS OF SILENCE
Take a Rest
Good Times, Bad Times
Stop-Time Bass Line
PLAYING TWO NOTES TOGETHER: BLUES PATTERNS
E Blues Boogie
A Blues Boogie
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
Practice D, E, and F
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
Two Positions on the 3rd String
Classic Rock Lick with 5s and 7s
MORE ON POWER CHORDS
Power Chords Are Moveable
Power Chord Rock
More Power Chord Rock
SIX-STRING G CHORD
CHORDS IN STANDARD NOTATION
Chords in Notes
Rockin' the Bach
Smooth
ROCK AND BLUES LICKS AND TRICKS
Rock Lick 1
The Bend
Rock Lick 1 with a Bend
Rock Lick 2
THE E MINOR PENTATONIC SCALE
Pentatonic Lick 1
Pentatonic Lick 2
1950s Blues-Rock Tune
THE A MINOR PENTATONIC SCALE
A Minor Pentatonic Call and Response
INCOMPLETE MEASURES, OR PICKUP
House of the Rising Sun
12-Bar Blues Duet
Good Times, Bad Times (Intro)
GUITAR FINGERBOARD CHART

Additional Information

Series: Alfred's Basic Guitar Library
Author: Nathaniel Gunod, L. C. Harnsberger, Ron Manus
Instrument: Guitar
Format: Book, DVD & Online Audio, Video & Software
Page Count: 64
Item Number: 00-46038
ISBN 10: 1-4706-3766-9
ISBN 13: 978-1-4706-3766-8
UPC: 038081524252

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