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: 00-41455
UPC: 038081463353
ISBN 10: 0739098772
ISBN 13: 9780739098776
PRICE: $14.99
Series: Alfred's Basic Guitar Library
Category: Guitar Method or Supplement
Format: Book & CD
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. The CD includes performances of all the music in the book with authentic-sounding backing tracks. 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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Bop the Blitz
The Second String B
12-Bar Blues Duet
Classic Rock Lick
Good Times Bad Times
Five-String Rock
Guitar Fingerboard Chart
Satisfying Lick
Don't Miss the Train
Give Me a Hand, Lady
Rockin' in D
Certificate of Promotion
The First String E
Jamming with E, F, and G
Aura Lee
The Major Scale
C Major Scale Exercise
Six-String Em Chord
Quarter-Note Slash
Em Strumming Exercise
Five-String A7 Chord
Strumming the A7 Chord
Which Guitar Is Best for Me?
Stop-Time Bass Line
Jamming on 5 and 6
Two-String Rock
Easy Rock Riffs on the 5th and 6th Strings
Repeat Signs
More on Power Chords
Power Chords Are Moveable
Power Chord Rock
More Power Chord Rock
Strumming Em and A7 Chords
Minor Two-Chord Rock
Introducing High A
Rockin' in Dorian Mode
As I Arrive
Ferrous Guy
They Can Rock
The Fourth String D
Chords in Standard Notation
Chords in Notes
Minor and Major
Vacate the Sky
Doo Dah, Poo Bah
Eleven Classic Rock Strumming Patterns
Ugly Times
Rockabilly Sound
Power Chords
Three-Chord Progression
Down You Go
1950s Blues-Rock Tune
A Minor Pentatonic Scale
A Minor Pentatonic Call and Response
Incomplete Measures or Pickups
Rainforest Romp
Nice Attire
Eighth-Note Exercise
Ellis Island
Four-String D7 Chord
D7 and A7 Chord Exercise
D7 Chord with Notes
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
Rockin' Bass Line
Sound-Off: How to Count Time
Four Kinds of Notes
Time Signatures
The Fifth String A
Classic Rock Lick with 5s and 7s
King Louie
Six-String G Chord
Five-String A Chord
Eighth Notes
Fourth-String Riff
Rockin' the Bach
Crazy Kid
Rock Lick 1
Party, Party
Rock and Blues Licks and Tricks
1950s Rock Lick
Foggy Lake
Ladder to the Sky
Playing Two Notes Together
Rock Lick 1 with a Bend
Ode to Joy
Pentatonic Lick 2
The Sixth String E
Sixth-String Riff 1
Sixth-String Riff 2
More Riffs
Practice A, B, and C
Two Positions on the 6th String
Move Up the Neck on the 5th String
Practice D, E, and F
How to Hold Your Guitar
The Amplifier
The Right Hand
E Blues Boogie
A Blues Boogie
The Left Hand
How to Tune Your Guitar
Playing Two Notes Together: Blues Patterns
Always Been Crazy
Keep It to Yourself
Sharps, Flats, and Naturals
The Chromatic Scale
Chromatic Rock
The Parts of Your Guitar
The Acoustic Guitar
Bluesy Accidentals
Wet Duet
Signs of Silence
Take a Rest
The Electric Guitar
Rock Duet
House of the Rising Sun
Rock Lick 2
The E Minor Pentatonic Scale
Pentatonic Lick 1
Blues in 3
The Third String G
Quarter Rest
Six-String E Chord
Introducing the Eighth-Note Slash
Eighth-Note Slash Exercise
Strumming Exercise with E Chord
Getting Acquainted with Music
Move Up the Neck on the 6th String
Still More Riffs
Two Positions on the 5th String
Rough Evening