Anyone interested in
learning to play rock guitar can pick up this book and get started right
away. This well-paced, comprehensive method covers everything, from
basic to advanced techniques.
Beginning concepts include rock theory,
left-hand technique, improvising with the pentatonic scales, power
chords, rhythm guitar, and licks in the styles of such greats as Chuck
Berry, Van Halen, Led Zeppelin, and more. For the intermediate player,
this book can help with harmonization to triads, chord embellishment,
composite scales, and improvising with the modes. The book concludes
with advanced techniques including pentatonic extensions, the major and
harmonic minor scales, arpeggios, and technique-expanding exercises on
legato playing, speed picking, intervallic playing, tapping,
sweep-picking, and bending. Whether you are starting to learn rock
guitar or are an advanced player looking to give your playing more
nuance, Rock Guitar Method Complete is all you will ever need.
An MP3 CD demonstrating examples in the book is included.