Alfred's MAX™ TAB Guitar 1

Alfred's MAX™ TAB Guitar 1
See It * Hear It * Play It

By Ron Manus and L. C. Harnsberger Guitar Book & DVD Item: 00-25299
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Start with basics like holding the guitar, reading music and TAB, and playing chords. Lessons cover blues, rock, jazz, classical, folk and other styles. The DVD provides every example in the book performed by a live guitarist.

Sample Pages


The Parts of the Guitar
Steel Strings and Nylon Strings
How to Hold Your Guitar
The Right Hand
Strumming with a Pick
Strumming with Your Fingers
The Left Hand
Proper Left-Hand Position
Placing a Finger on a String
How to Read Chord Diagrams
Tuning Your Guitar
Using the DVD
Tuning the Guitar to Itself
Pitch Pipes and Electronic Tuners
The Basics of Reading Music
The Staff
The Treble Clef
Measures (Bars)
Reading TAB
Chord Diagrams
Notes on the First String E
Playing E, F and G on My Extra Fine Guitar
Extra Credit
Counting Time
Four Kinds of Notes
Time Signatures
Notes on the Second String B
Jammin' on Two Strings
Beautiful Brown Eyes
Rockin' Guitar
Jingle Bells
Notes on the Third String G
Jammin' on Three Strings
Largo from the New World Symphony
Repeat Signs
Aura Lee
Two-Note Exercise
Three-Note Chord Exercise
Three-String C Chord
Ode to Joy
Three-String G7 Chord
Love Somebody
Jammin' with Two Chords
Three-String G Chord
She'll Be Comin' 'Round the Mountain
Notes on the Fourth String D
Old MacDonald Had a Farm
Reuben Reuben
C Blues
Daisy Bell
Four-String G & G7 Chords
Rock Me Mozart!
Notes on the Fifth String A
Volga Boatmen
A Minor Boogie
High A
Back in Russia
Incomplete Measures
A-Tisket, A-Tasket
The Yellow Rose of Texas
Notes on the Sixth String E
All the Notes You've Learned So Far
Tempo Signs
Three-Tempo Rock
Theme from Carmen
Bass-Chord Accompaniment
Can-Can (duet)
Theme from Beethoven's Fifth Symphony
Half Rests & Whole Rests
Give It a Rest
Four-String C Chord
When the Saints Go Marching In
Guitar Fingerboard Chart

Additional Information

Series: Alfred's MAX Series
Author: Ron Manus, L. C. Harnsberger
Instrument: Guitar
Format: Book & DVD
Item Number: 00-25299
ISBN 10: 0-7390-3987-3
ISBN 13: 978-0-7390-3987-8
UPC: 038081271835

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