$14.99
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: 00-41455
UPC: 038081463353
ISBN 10: 0739098772
ISBN 13: 9780739098776
PRICE: $14.99
Series: Alfred's Basic Guitar Library
Category: Guitar Method or Supplement
Format: Book & CD
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. 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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TITLE COMPOSER
Time Signatures
The Fifth String A
Jamming on 5 and 6
Two-String Rock
Stop-Time Bass Line
Playing Two Notes Together: Blues Patterns
E Blues Boogie
A Blues Boogie
Easy Rock Riffs on the 5th and 6th Strings
Move Up the Neck on the 6th String
A Minor Pentatonic Call and Response
Incomplete Measures or Pickups
House of the Rising Sun
12-Bar Blues Duet
Give Me a Hand, Lady
Rockin' in D
The First String E
Jamming with E, F, and G
The E Minor Pentatonic Scale
Pentatonic Lick 1
Pentatonic Lick 2
1950s Blues-Rock Tune
The Second String B
Classic Rock Lick
Five-String Rock
Satisfying Lick
Sixth-String Riff 2
Chromatic Rock
Don't Miss the Train
A Minor Pentatonic Scale
Review
Good Times Bad Times
Which Guitar Is Best for Me?
How to Hold Your Guitar
The Amplifier
The Right Hand
Minor and Major
Vacate the Sky
Doo Dah, Poo Bah
Eleven Classic Rock Strumming Patterns
The Left Hand
Rough Evening
How to Tune Your Guitar
Getting Acquainted with Music
The Sixth String E
Sixth-String Riff 1
Always Been Crazy
Keep It to Yourself
Sharps, Flats, and Naturals
The Chromatic Scale
The Third String G
Power Chord Rock
Cash
Quarter Rest
Ode to Joy
More Power Chord Rock
Six-String G Chord
Chords in Standard Notation
Chords in Notes
Move Up the Neck on the 4th String
Two Positions on the 4th String
The Fourth String D
Fourth-String Riff
Move Up the Neck on the 3rd String
1950s Rock Lick
Four Kinds of Notes
Ugly Times
The Electric Guitar
Five-String A Chord
Eighth-Note Exercise
Five-String A7 Chord
Strumming the A7 Chord
Strumming Em and A7 Chords
Minor Two-Chord Rock
Introducing High A
Ellis Island
Four-String D7 Chord
D7 and A7 Chord Exercise
D7 Chord with Notes
The Parts of Your Guitar
The Acoustic Guitar
Six-String E Chord
Introducing the Eighth-Note Slash
Eighth-Note Slash Exercise
Strumming Exercise with E Chord
Bluesy Accidentals
Wet Duet
Signs of Silence
Take a Rest
More Riffs
Still More Riffs
Rockin' Bass Line
Sound-Off: How to Count Time
Rockin' in Dorian Mode
Ties
Rainforest Romp
Nice Attire
Eighth Notes
Foggy Lake
Two Positions on the 3rd String
Ladder to the Sky
Crazy Kid
Playing Two Notes Together
Blues in 3
Classic Rock Lick with 5s and 7s
More on Power Chords
Power Chords Are Moveable
Quarter-Note Slash
Em Strumming Exercise
Guitar Fingerboard Chart
Certificate of Promotion
Aura Lee
The Major Scale
C Major Scale Exercise
Six-String Em Chord
Practice A, B, and C
Two Positions on the 6th String
Move Up the Neck on the 5th String
Practice D, E, and F
Repeat Signs
King Louie
As I Arrive
Ferrous Guy
They Can Rock
Two Positions on the 5th String
Rockabilly Sound
Rockin' the Bach
Bop the Blitz
Rock Lick 2
Power Chords
Three-Chord Progression
Down You Go
Rock Duet
Party, Party
Rock and Blues Licks and Tricks
Rock Lick 1
Rock Lick 1 with a Bend