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