$39.99
Alfred's Kid's Guitar Course: Beginner's Kit
Ages 5 and Up
By Ron Manus and L. C. Harnsberger
Item: 00-42467
UPC: 038081475554
ISBN 10: 1470611309
ISBN 13: 9781470611309
PRICE: $39.99
Series: Kid's Guitar Course
Category: Guitar Method or Supplement
Format: Boxed Set (Starter Pack)
Instrument: Guitar
Level: Beginner
Version: Books, CDs & DVD
Alfred's Kid's Guitar Course: Beginner's Kit contains everything your child needs to start playing guitar in one handy box and at an incredible price. For only $39.99, you get a $61.00 value that includes:

* Alfred's Kid's Guitar Course Book 1 method with CD and DVD is the No. 1 best-selling guitar method for kids! This award-winning method ("Best Product of the Year" ---Disney's iParenting Media Award) is the easiest guitar method ever for kids ages five and up. Kids learn to play chords and melodies, read music, and perform lots of fun songs. Book 1 starts by teaching you how to hold the guitar and tune the strings, and by the time you finish, you'll be strumming chords, reading music notation, and playing lots of familiar songs. The book comes to life on your stereo and your computer with the enclosed enhanced-CD. The companion DVD to this best-selling edition features a live instructor to make learning the guitar even easier!

* Alfred's Kid's Guitar Movie & TV Songbook includes fun arrangements of favorite movie and TV songs to make learning even easier. The included CD includes every song for listening and playing along. Titles: Beauty and the Beast * Fawkes the Phoenix * Over the Rainbow * Theme from Superman * This Is It! (The Bugs Bunny Show) * A Whole New World (Aladdin) * Yoda's Theme (Star Wars) * You've Got a Friend in Me (Toy Story) and many more.

* Alfred's Kid's Guitar Course Music Writing Book allows you to practice composing your own musical creations. Containing 32 pages of 6 staves each with wide spacing, the included guide to writing music helps beginners get started and is a perfect complement to the method!

* Alfred's Kid's Guitar Course Notespeller will add excitement to the learning process. Covering all the concepts in the guitar course, this is the perfect complement to the method and learning how to play guitar.

* Alfred's Kid's Guitar Flash Cards is the perfect learning tool to keep concepts fresh and fun.
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Contents
Selecting Your Guitar
Steel Strings and Nylon Strings
Acoustic Guitars and Electric Guitars
Caring for Your Guitar
Tuning Your Guitar
Tuning with the Audio Recording
Tuning without the Audio Recording
How to Hold Your Guitar
Strumming the Strings
Strumming with a Pick
Strumming with Your Fingers
Time to Strum!
Strumming Notation
Beats
The Quarter-Note Slash
The Staff and Treble Clef
Bar Lines, Measures, and Time Signatures
More Time to Strum
Using Your Left Hand
Hand Position
Placing a Finger on a String
How to Read Chord Diagrams
The Three-String C Chord
My First Chord
The Quarter Rest
Three Blind Mice
The Three-String G7 Chord
My Second Chord
Troubadour Song
Skip to My Lou
London Bridge
The Three-String G Chord
My Third Chord
Three Chords in One Song
Rain Comes Down
The Repeat Sign
Merrily We Roll Along
Love Somebody
The Three-String D7 Chord
My Fourth Chord
Using D7 with Other Chords
When the Saints Go Marching In
Yankee Doodle
Getting Acquainted with Music Notation
Notes
The Staff
The Musical Alphabet
Clefs
The Quarter Note
Clap and Count Out Loud
Notes on the First String: Introducing E
Elizabeth, the Elephant
The Note E with Chords
Note and Strum
Notes on the First String: Introducing F
Up-Down-Up
The Notes E and F with Chords
Notes on the First String: Introducing G
The Mountain Climber
The Notes E, F, and G with Chords
Brave in the Cave
Single Notes, Then Chord! Chord! Chord!
Pumpkin Song
Notes on the Second String: Introducing B
Two Open Strings
Two-String Melody
Jumping Around
Notes on the Second String: Introducing C
Ping Pong Song
Soccer Game
The Half Rest
When I Feel Best
Notes on the Second String: Introducing D
A-Choo!
The Half Note
Ode to Joy
Jingle Bells
Mary Had a Little Lamb
Notes on the Third String: Introducing G
Three Open String
Little Steps and Big Leaps
Alouette
Notes on the Third String: Introducing A
The Whole Note
A Is Easy!
Taking a Walk
Aura Lee
She'll Be Comin' 'Round the Mountain
Music Matching Games
Diploma