LOS ANGELES, CA, August 31, 2007 — Recognized for over 50 years as the best-paced and most comprehensive guitar method available, Alfred’s Basic Guitar Method has introduced over 3 million beginners to the joy of playing guitar. Alfred is pleased to announce the release of the newest addition to the Alfred’s Basic family of methods: Alfred’s Basic Bass Method.
Featuring clear, well-paced instruction covering popular styles like rock, blues, country, and jazz, Alfred’s Basic Bass is the ideal book for beginners. Lots of photos and diagrams make learning easy, and the DVD includes iPod-compatible video that is perfect for the visual learner. Book 1 features all the necessities including how to hold your bass, tuning your bass, right-hand and left-hand technique, basics of reading music, notes on all four strings, scales, licks, and songs, how to read TAB, playing slides and accents, and photos and diagrams. Learning to play has never been easier or more fun than with Alfred’s Basic Bass Method-the first and best choice for today’s beginning bass students.
Alfred’s Basic Bass Method is now the ideal choice for today’s beginning bass student. Available as a book, book and CD set, or book and DVD set. Collect them all by visiting your local retail store, or visit alfred.com to find a dealer near you.