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A dog, cat, and alligator help kids learn guitar.
Alfred's Kid's Guitar Course is a fun method that teaches kids to play songs on the guitar right away. Each lesson is explained in plain language that's easy to understand, with 3 irresistible guitar experts leading the way: a clever classical dog, one cool jazz cat, and a friendly alligator who loves the blues. They keep attention focused by pointing out what's important on each page and they help students learn by making music fun! Students hear how the music should sound by listening to the included enhanced CD, which contains additional tools when played on a PC, including a chord dictionary and guitar tuner.
Book 1 teaches basic music symbols, how to read chord frames and strum 3-string chords, and reading the notes in 1st position on the first three strings to play simple single-note melodies. Ages 5-9.
When kids are ready to move on, the optional Book 2 will help enhance their newly learned skills while building additional ones. (See accessory box on this page.)