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