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