$14.99
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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TITLE COMPOSER
Rockin' Bass Line
Take a Rest
Ugly Times
Stop-Time Bass Line
Playing Two Notes Together: Blues Patterns
E Blues Boogie
Sound-Off: How to Count Time
Four Kinds of Notes
Time Signatures
Sixth-String Riff 1
Sixth-String Riff 2
More Riffs
Still More Riffs
Chromatic Rock
Bluesy Accidentals
Wet Duet
Signs of Silence
Jamming on 5 and 6
Two-String Rock
Easy Rock Riffs on the 5th and 6th Strings
Repeat Signs
Move Up the Neck on the 6th String
Practice A, B, and C
Two Positions on the 6th String
Move Up the Neck on the 5th String
Rockin' in D
The First String E
Jamming with E, F, and G
Guitar Fingerboard Chart
Certificate of Promotion
Review
Aura Lee
The Major Scale
C Major Scale Exercise
Six-String Em Chord
Quarter-Note Slash
Nice Attire
Minor Two-Chord Rock
Em Strumming Exercise
Five-String A7 Chord
Strumming the A7 Chord
Strumming Em and A7 Chords
1950s Rock Lick
Foggy Lake
Ladder to the Sky
Crazy Kid
Classic Rock Lick with 5s and 7s
More on Power Chords
Power Chords Are Moveable
Power Chord Rock
Ode to Joy
Rockabilly Sound
Power Chords
Rock and Blues Licks and Tricks
Rock Lick 1
Rock Lick 1 with a Bend
Rock Lick 2
The Sixth String E
The Chromatic Scale
As I Arrive
Ferrous Guy
They Can Rock
The Fourth String D
Two Positions on the 5th String
Move Up the Neck on the 4th String
Two Positions on the 4th String
Move Up the Neck on the 3rd String
Playing Two Notes Together
More Power Chord Rock
Blues in 3
The Third String G
Cash
Six-String G Chord
Chords in Standard Notation
Chords in Notes
Rockin' the Bach
Quarter Rest
Party, Party
Down You Go
Rock Duet
Pentatonic Lick 1
Pentatonic Lick 2
1950s Blues-Rock Tune
A Minor Pentatonic Scale
Bop the Blitz
The Second String B
Introducing High A
Rockin' in Dorian Mode
Ties
Rainforest Romp
Getting Acquainted with Music
The Left Hand
How to Tune Your Guitar
Rough Evening
Always Been Crazy
Keep It to Yourself
Sharps, Flats, and Naturals
King Louie
Practice D, E, and F
Five-String Rock
Satisfying Lick
Don't Miss the Train
Incomplete Measures or Pickups
House of the Rising Sun
12-Bar Blues Duet
Classic Rock Lick
A Minor Pentatonic Call and Response
Give Me a Hand, Lady
Good Times Bad Times
Eighth Notes
Eighth-Note Exercise
Ellis Island
Four-String D7 Chord
D7 and A7 Chord Exercise
The Fifth String A
A Blues Boogie
Three-Chord Progression
The E Minor Pentatonic Scale
The Parts of Your Guitar
D7 Chord with Notes
Six-String E Chord
Introducing the Eighth-Note Slash
Eighth-Note Slash Exercise
The Acoustic Guitar
Strumming Exercise with E Chord
Fourth-String Riff
Two Positions on the 3rd String
The Electric Guitar
Which Guitar Is Best for Me?
How to Hold Your Guitar
The Amplifier
Five-String A Chord
Minor and Major
Vacate the Sky
Doo Dah, Poo Bah
The Right Hand
Eleven Classic Rock Strumming Patterns