Translated into many languages and sold all around the world, the Leonard Guitar Method reflects some of the best guitar teaching ideas from around the world. No surprise it's now of the world's biggest selling guitar books! Basic and easy to read it's designed for beginners learning to play acoustic or electric guitar. Book 1 includes tuning; playing position; musical symbols; notes in first position; C, G, G7, D, D7, A7, and Em chords; rhythms through eighth notes; strumming and picking. Includes over 80 fun but carefully arranged songs, riffs, and examples.