Beginning Rock Guitar
Teaches you how to play electric guitar from the beginning to advanced concepts: equipment, amplifiers, the shuffle lick, the opentatonic blues scale, chords, string bending and much more. A complete method for blues and rock players in a compact and unique guide.
The list of guitarist in rock and roll hall of fame gets longer every year. New styles and innovations have continued to revolutionize rock guitar playing since ts early days in the 1950s, when disc jockey Alan Freed first coined the phrase “rock and roll”. Thousands, perhaps millions of guitar fans have struggles on their electrical guitar since then, shattering their neighbor’s eardrums while trying to recreate the compelling sounds they have heard on the record, in concert or the television, some players, like in the incredibly creative Eddie Van Helen, seem to rise to the top of the heap with amazing speed. But most strum at home for their personal enjoyment, unraveling the mysteries of the guitar at their own pace.
some are destined to enjoying jamming with friends ar parties or just fooling around in the living room at home. Wherever your destiny may lead you, you must start where basic chords, riffs, strums, and songs. That’s the fun right there. “I’d have been locked up long ago if I hadn’t had a guitar,” Jeff beck once said. Indeed, Jeff Beck speaks for a lot of us!
An introduction to the guitar, chords, notations, strums, plus sections on amplifiers, equipment and tablature.
Publisher: Amsco Publications
Author/Composer: Artie Traum
Product Code: AM37292 / 9780825624445 / 752187372929