Guitar Chords and Accompaniment
is your ideal handbook for learning basic rock rhythm-guitar. You will be guided
step by step from the basics to a wide variety of guitar chords, accompaniment
styles, and techniques essential to accompanying one of the most dominant and
popular American music styles. With easy-to-follow diagrams, assorted rock
riffs, and song examples included throughout the book, learning to rock
‘n’ roll has never been easier or more fun!
Music fundamentals, including:
basic notation, rhythms, scales, and chord theory.
Basic open guitar chords, barre and movable chords, and accompaniment
patterns vital to the style of rock.
12-bar blues progressions.
How to play fingerstyle rock.
An assortment of rock guitar
riffs including: power-chord riffs, boogie-woogie riffs, single-note
riffs, double-stop riffs, and small-chord riffs.
How to arrange your
accompaniment for different styles of rock.
How to create various
rock-guitar sounds with amplifiers and effects.
Plus, ample music examples,
exercises, key rock-guitar techniques, and much more.
written in both standard and TAB notations.
Whether you are a beginner who wants to learn how to accompany rock music or you
simply want to improve your rock-guitar skills, this book is for you!