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: 00-41457
UPC: 038081463377
ISBN 10: 0739098780
ISBN 13: 9780739098783
PRICE: $24.99
Series: Alfred's Basic Guitar Library
Category: Guitar Method or Supplement
Format: Book, CD & DVD
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 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 fingerings that are 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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Introducing High A
Em Strumming Exercise
Classic Rock Lick
Rock Lick 1
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
Playing Two Notes Together
Blues in 3
The Third String G
The Sixth String E
Doo Dah, Poo Bah
The Fifth String A
Wet Duet
Five-String A7 Chord
Strumming the A7 Chord
Strumming Em and A7 Chords
Minor Two-Chord Rock
Rockin' in Dorian Mode
Rainforest Romp
Nice Attire
The Parts of Your Guitar
The Acoustic Guitar
Eighth-Note Exercise
Ellis Island
Four-String D7 Chord
D7 and A7 Chord Exercise
Three-Chord Progression
Chords in Standard Notation
The Left Hand
How to Tune Your Guitar
Getting Acquainted with Music
Five-String A Chord
Minor and Major
Vacate the Sky
Sixth-String Riff 1
Sixth-String Riff 2
More Riffs
Eleven Classic Rock Strumming Patterns
Rough Evening
Always Been Crazy
Sharps, Flats, and Naturals
The Chromatic Scale
Chromatic Rock
Bluesy Accidentals
Rockin' Bass Line
Sound-Off: How to Count Time
Four Kinds of Notes
Time Signatures
Power Chord Rock
More Power Chord Rock
Six-String G Chord
Ode to Joy
Rockabilly Sound
Power Chords
Eighth Notes
Fourth-String Riff
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
The Electric Guitar
D7 Chord with Notes
The Fourth String D
Two Positions on the 6th String
As I Arrive
Ferrous Guy
They Can Rock
E Blues Boogie
A Blues Boogie
Move Up the Neck on the 6th String
Practice A, B, and C
Still More Riffs
Keep It to Yourself
Which Guitar Is Best for Me?
How to Hold Your Guitar
The Amplifier
Six-String E Chord
Introducing the Eighth-Note Slash
Eighth-Note Slash Exercise
Aura Lee
House of the Rising Sun
The Major Scale
C Major Scale Exercise
Six-String Em Chord
Quarter-Note Slash
12-Bar Blues Duet
Good Times Bad Times
Guitar Fingerboard Chart
Certificate of Promotion
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
King Louie
Playing Two Notes Together: Blues Patterns
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
1950s Blues-Rock Tune
A Minor Pentatonic Scale
A Minor Pentatonic Call and Response
Incomplete Measures or Pickups
The First String E
Jamming with E, F, and G
Down You Go
Rock Duet
Bop the Blitz
The Second String B
Chords in Notes
Rockin' the Bach
Party, Party
Rock and Blues Licks and Tricks
Quarter Rest
Power Chords Are Moveable
Crazy Kid
Two Positions on the 4th String
The Right Hand
Strumming Exercise with E Chord