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