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