$9.95
Alfred's Basic Guitar Method 1 (3rd Edition)
The Most Popular Method for Learning How to Play
By Morty Manus and Ron Manus
Item: 00-28227
UPC: 038081308036
ISBN 10: 0739047949
ISBN 13: 9780739047941
PRICE: $9.95
Series: Alfred's Basic Guitar Library
Category: Guitar Method or Supplement
Format: Book & Enhanced 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 3 million beginners to the joy of playing guitar. This updated and expanded edition features a new layout, making it easier to read and learn. Now included are blues, country, folk, jazz, and rock styles, plus more pop songs! An enhanced CD is provided, and correlating theory, chord, and pop books ensure that you'll get everything you need from one complete method. Learning to play has never been easier or more fun than with Alfred's Basic Guitar Method---the first and best choice for today's beginning guitar students.

Book 1 covers how to hold your guitar, tuning your guitar, basics of reading music, notes on all six strings, chords, scales and songs, bass-chord accompaniments, duets, photos and diagrams, and acoustic and electric guitars. Titles: Singin' in the Rain * Take Me Home Country Roads * Over the Rainbow * Annie's Song * When the Saints Go Marching In.
TITLE COMPOSER
Still More
More Dynamic Signs
The Right Hand
Echo Rock
Can-Can (duet)
Pachelbel's Canon
Annie's Song
Sharps, Flats, and Naturals
No More
Sound-Off: How to Count Time
The Second String B
Two-String Rock
Three-String C Chord
Ode to Joy
Quarter Rest
Rock 'n' Rhythm
La Bamba
Dotted Quarter Notes
Auld Lang Syne
Introducing High A
Rockin' in Dorian Mode
The Riddle Song
Incomplete Measures
Oh, Susanna
The Fourth String D
Old MacDonald Had a Farm
Hold Sign (Fermata)
Reuben, Reuben
Bottom to Top
Common Time
G Whiz
Bohemian Folk Song
Good Night, Ladies
Down in the Valley
Daisy Bell (A Bicycle Built for Two)
A-tisket, A-tasket
The Yellow Rose of Texas
The Sixth String E
Down Low
Merry-Go-Round
The Chromatic Scale
Chromatic Rock
My Melancholy Baby
Over the Rainbow
Four-String D7 Chord
Beautiful Brown Eyes
Guitar Rock
Jingle Bells
Alouette
The Third String G
Four-Beat Blues
Au clair de la lune
Three-String Rock
Largo
Back to the '50s
Amazing Grace
Rockin' the Bach
Buffalo Gals
The Major Scale
Repeat Signs
Key Signatures
Eighth Rests
Eighth Rest Exercise No. 1
Eighth Rest Exercise No. 2
Eighth Rest Exercise No. 3
Aura Lee
Introducing Chords
Chord Study No. 1
Chord Study No. 2
Bill Bailey
Playing with E, F, G
More
More Bass-Chord Accompaniments
Chiapanecas
Eighth Notes
Happy Birthday to You
Eighth-Note Bounce
Walkin' Bass Rock
The Parts of Your Guitar
How to Hold Your Guitar
Dynamics
Echo Waltz
Signs of Silence
The Desert Song (Study in Counting)
The Left Hand
How to Tune Your Guitar to a Keyboard
Getting Acquainted with Music
She'll Be Comin' 'Round the Mountain
Four-String C Chord
Ties
Volga Boatmen
Boogie Style
Three-String G7 Chord
Singin' in the Rain
Two-Chord Rock
Love Somebody
Three-String G Chord
Rockin' with G & C
Take Me Home, Country Roads
Certificate of Promotion
Tempo Signs
Three-Tempo Rock
The Blue Danube Waltz
Bass-Chord Accompaniment
The First String E
When the Saints Go Marching In (duet or trio)
Four-String G & G7 Chords
Laughing Polka
The Fifth String A
Peter Gray
Low-Down Rock
Liebesträum