Alfred's Guitar 101, Book 1

Alfred's Guitar 101, Book 1
An Exciting Group Course for Adults Who Want to Play Guitar for Fun!

By Martha Masters Item: 00-42719

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Product Details


An exciting group course for adults (with little or no guitar experience) who want to play guitar for fun!

* Great for college non-music majors, continuing education classes, high school classes, and music dealer in-store programs
* Also effective in private lessons
* A comprehensive approach to technique and musicianship
* Covers both classical right-hand and pick-style techniques
* Includes exercises, theory, easy-to-follow technical instructions, sight-reading, and instructions on playing correlating songs
* Includes profiles of important guitarists from all styles, providing inspiration for every student

About the Author
Dr. Martha Masters is an award-winning performer, recording artist, and educator. She brings her experience as an Assistant Clinical Professor at Loyola Marymount University and adjunct faculty at Cal State Fullerton, where she teaches guitar classes and private lessons to students of all levels. Masters is also the author of The Total Classical Guitarist, is the president of the Guitar Foundation of America, and has released numerous recordings on the Naxos and GSP labels.

Sample Pages


About Guitar 101, Book 1
About Guitar 101 Teacher's Handbook, Book 1
Student Motivations and Obstacles
The Role of the Teacher
General Tips for Success in the Classroom
The Curriculum
Lesson Plans: Guitar 101, Book 1
Week 1: Units 1 and 2
Week 2: Units 3 and 4
Week 3: Units 5 and 14
Week 4: Units 6, 15, and 16
Week 5: Units 7, 15, and 16
Week 6: Units 8, 15, and 16
Week 7: Units 9, 15, and 16
Week 8: Units 10, 15, and 16
Week 9: Units 11, 15, and 16
Week 10: Units 12, 15, and 16
Week 11: Units 12, 15, and 16
Week 12: Units 12, 15, and 16
Week 13: Units 13, 15, and 16
Week 14: Units 13, 15, and 16
Week 15: Units 15 and 16
Final Exam: Exam 4
Exam 1
Exam 2
Exam 3
Exam 4: Two Parts
Exam 4: Part 1
Exam 4: Part 2

Additional Information

Series: 101 Series
Author: Martha Masters
Instrument: Guitar
Version: Teacher's Handbook
Format: Book
Page Count: 32
Item Number: 00-42719
ISBN 10: 1-4706-1520-7
ISBN 13: 978-1-4706-1520-8
UPC: 038081482941

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