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