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