Alfred's Basic Rock Guitar Method 1
The Most Popular Series for Learning How to Play
By Nathaniel Gunod, L. C. Harnsberger, and Ron Manus
Item: 00-40892
UPC: 038081459011
ISBN 10: 0739095404
ISBN 13: 9780739095409
PRICE: $19.99
Series: Alfred's Basic Guitar Library
Category: Guitar Method or Supplement
Format: Book & DVD
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. On the DVD, every lesson is explained and all the music is clearly demonstrated. 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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Ferrous Guy
They Can Rock
Power Chord Rock
More Power Chord Rock
Six-String G Chord
The Second String B
12-Bar Blues Duet
Which Guitar Is Best for Me?
The Chromatic Scale
Eighth Notes
Rockin' in Dorian Mode
Rainforest Romp
Nice Attire
Sixth-String Riff 2
Playing Two Notes Together: Blues Patterns
Introducing High A
The Parts of Your Guitar
The Acoustic Guitar
The Electric Guitar
Rough Evening
Always Been Crazy
Keep It to Yourself
Sharps, Flats, and Naturals
How to Hold Your Guitar
The Amplifier
The Right Hand
Chromatic Rock
Bluesy Accidentals
Wet Duet
The Left Hand
Signs of Silence
D7 Chord with Notes
Rockin' Bass Line
Two Positions on the 6th String
Fourth-String Riff
1950s Rock Lick
Foggy Lake
Chords in Notes
Rockin' the Bach
Party, Party
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
Vacate the Sky
Doo Dah, Poo Bah
Eleven Classic Rock Strumming Patterns
Rockin' in D
The First String E
Jamming with E, F, and G
The Major Scale
C Major Scale Exercise
Six-String Em Chord
Quarter-Note Slash
Rock Lick 2
Give Me a Hand, Lady
The Fourth String D
Chords in Standard Notation
As I Arrive
Power Chords Are Moveable
Power Chords
1950s Blues-Rock Tune
Classic Rock Lick
Five-String Rock
Satisfying Lick
Don't Miss the Train
Good Times Bad Times
Guitar Fingerboard Chart
Certificate of Promotion
Take a Rest
Ugly Times
Stop-Time Bass Line
How to Tune Your Guitar
Getting Acquainted with Music
The Sixth String E
Sixth-String Riff 1
More Riffs
Still More Riffs
E Blues Boogie
A Blues Boogie
Move Up the Neck on the 6th String
Practice A, B, and C
Rock Lick 1 with a Bend
The Third String G
Ladder to the Sky
Rock and Blues Licks and Tricks
Crazy Kid
Playing Two Notes Together
Blues in 3
Rock Lick 1
Aura Lee
Quarter Rest
Ode to Joy
Rockabilly Sound
The E Minor Pentatonic Scale
Pentatonic Lick 1
Pentatonic Lick 2
Three-Chord Progression
Down You Go
Rock Duet
Bop the Blitz
A Minor Pentatonic Scale
A Minor Pentatonic Call and Response
Incomplete Measures or Pickups
House of the Rising Sun
Eighth-Note Exercise
Ellis Island
Four-String D7 Chord
D7 and A7 Chord Exercise
Em Strumming Exercise
Five-String A7 Chord
Strumming the A7 Chord
Strumming Em and A7 Chords
Minor Two-Chord Rock
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
Sound-Off: How to Count Time
Four Kinds of Notes
Time Signatures
The Fifth String A
Jamming on 5 and 6
Two Positions on the 4th String
Two-String Rock
Easy Rock Riffs on the 5th and 6th Strings
Repeat Signs
King Louie
Move Up the Neck on the 3rd String
Two Positions on the 3rd String
Classic Rock Lick with 5s and 7s
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