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: 00-40892
UPC: 038081459011
ISBN 10: 0739095404
ISBN 13: 9780739095409
PRICE: $19.99
Series: Alfred's Basic Guitar Library
Category: Guitar Method or Supplement
Format: Book & 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 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. On the DVD, every lesson is explained and all the music is clearly demonstrated. 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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Quarter-Note Slash
Good Times Bad Times
Ferrous Guy
They Can Rock
The Fourth String D
Fourth-String Riff
Playing Two Notes Together: Blues Patterns
E Blues Boogie
A Blues Boogie
Move Up the Neck on the 6th String
Minor Two-Chord Rock
Aura Lee
A Minor Pentatonic Call and Response
Nice Attire
The Parts of Your Guitar
Eighth Notes
Eighth-Note Exercise
Ellis Island
Four-String D7 Chord
D7 Chord with Notes
Six-String E Chord
Introducing the Eighth-Note Slash
The Electric Guitar
Which Guitar Is Best for Me?
How to Hold Your Guitar
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
More on Power Chords
As I Arrive
Stop-Time Bass Line
Rockin' in D
Pentatonic Lick 1
Foggy Lake
Ladder to the Sky
Crazy Kid
Playing Two Notes Together
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
The First String E
Jamming with E, F, and G
Pentatonic Lick 2
1950s Blues-Rock Tune
A Minor Pentatonic Scale
Sound-Off: How to Count Time
Four Kinds of Notes
Time Signatures
The Fifth String A
Sharps, Flats, and Naturals
The Chromatic Scale
Chromatic Rock
Jamming on 5 and 6
Bluesy Accidentals
Classic Rock Lick
Rock Lick 1
Blues in 3
Move Up the Neck on the 4th String
The Sixth String E
Vacate the Sky
Rockin' Bass Line
Keep It to Yourself
The Third String G
Quarter Rest
Power Chords Are Moveable
Introducing High A
Rockin' in Dorian Mode
Rainforest Romp
The Amplifier
Eighth-Note Slash Exercise
Strumming Exercise with E Chord
Five-String A Chord
Minor and Major
The Right Hand
The Left Hand
How to Tune Your Guitar
Getting Acquainted with Music
Sixth-String Riff 1
Sixth-String Riff 2
More Riffs
Still More Riffs
Doo Dah, Poo Bah
Eleven Classic Rock Strumming Patterns
Rough Evening
Always Been Crazy
Two-String Rock
Easy Rock Riffs on the 5th and 6th Strings
Repeat Signs
King Louie
Wet Duet
Signs of Silence
Take a Rest
Ugly Times
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
The Major Scale
C Major Scale Exercise
Six-String Em Chord
Incomplete Measures or Pickups
House of the Rising Sun
12-Bar Blues Duet
Em Strumming Exercise
Five-String A7 Chord
Strumming the A7 Chord
Strumming Em and A7 Chords
Guitar Fingerboard Chart
Certificate of Promotion
1950s Rock Lick
Practice A, B, and C
Ode to Joy
Rockabilly Sound
Power Chords
Three-Chord Progression
Power Chord Rock
More Power Chord Rock
Six-String G Chord
Chords in Standard Notation
Rock and Blues Licks and Tricks
Rock Duet
Bop the Blitz
Rockin' the Bach
Party, Party
The Second String B
Down You Go
Chords in Notes
D7 and A7 Chord Exercise
The Acoustic Guitar