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: 00-40893
UPC: 038081463339
ISBN 10: 0739098764
ISBN 13: 9780739098769
PRICE: $6.99
Series: Alfred's Basic Guitar Library
Category: Guitar Method or Supplement
Format: Book
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. 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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Quarter-Note Slash
Keep It to Yourself
Sharps, Flats, and Naturals
The Chromatic Scale
Chromatic Rock
Sixth-String Riff 2
More Riffs
Still More Riffs
Rock Lick 1
Rock Lick 1 with a Bend
Rock Lick 2
The E Minor Pentatonic Scale
Rock Duet
Bop the Blitz
The Second String B
Classic Rock Lick
Ode to Joy
Rockabilly Sound
Power Chords
Three-Chord Progression
Chords in Standard Notation
Chords in Notes
Rockin' the Bach
Party, Party
Nice Attire
Down You Go
Rock and Blues Licks and Tricks
The Electric Guitar
Introducing the Eighth-Note Slash
The Right Hand
Minor and Major
The Major Scale
C Major Scale Exercise
Six-String Em Chord
Guitar Fingerboard Chart
Certificate of Promotion
Em Strumming Exercise
Five-String A7 Chord
Strumming the A7 Chord
Strumming Em and A7 Chords
Minor Two-Chord Rock
Introducing High A
Rockin' in Dorian Mode
Rainforest Romp
Eighth Notes
Eighth-Note Exercise
Ellis Island
Four-String D7 Chord
The Parts of Your Guitar
The Acoustic Guitar
D7 and A7 Chord Exercise
D7 Chord with Notes
Six-String E Chord
The First String E
Jamming with E, F, and G
Incomplete Measures or Pickups
House of the Rising Sun
12-Bar Blues Duet
Aura Lee
Good Times Bad Times
Rockin' in D
A Minor Pentatonic Call and Response
Which Guitar Is Best for Me?
How to Hold Your Guitar
The Amplifier
Eighth-Note Slash Exercise
Strumming Exercise with E Chord
Five-String A Chord
The Left Hand
How to Tune Your Guitar
Getting Acquainted with Music
The Sixth String E
Vacate the Sky
Doo Dah, Poo Bah
Eleven Classic Rock Strumming Patterns
Rough Evening
Sound-Off: How to Count Time
Four Kinds of Notes
Time Signatures
Wet Duet
Signs of Silence
Take a Rest
The Fifth String A
Ugly Times
Jamming on 5 and 6
Two-String Rock
Easy Rock Riffs on the 5th and 6th Strings
Stop-Time Bass Line
Playing Two Notes Together: Blues Patterns
E Blues Boogie
A Blues Boogie
King Louie
As I Arrive
Ferrous Guy
They Can Rock
Practice A, B, and C
Two Positions on the 6th String
Move Up the Neck on the 5th String
Practice D, E, and F
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
Fourth-String Riff
1950s Rock Lick
Foggy Lake
Ladder to the Sky
Satisfying Lick
Don't Miss the Train
Give Me a Hand, Lady
Pentatonic Lick 2
1950s Blues-Rock Tune
A Minor Pentatonic Scale
Repeat Signs
Move Up the Neck on the 6th String
Crazy Kid
Classic Rock Lick with 5s and 7s
The Fourth String D
Two Positions on the 5th String
Five-String Rock
Pentatonic Lick 1
Sixth-String Riff 1
Always Been Crazy
Quarter Rest
Six-String G Chord
Rockin' Bass Line
Bluesy Accidentals
More on Power Chords
Power Chords Are Moveable
Power Chord Rock
More Power Chord Rock
Playing Two Notes Together
Blues in 3
The Third String G