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