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