Alfred's Kid's Guitar Course was awarded #1 best-selling guitar method in Disney's iParenting Media Award.Using language thats easy for kids from age 5 can understand, three irresistible guitar experts ( i.e a clever classical dog, a cool jazz cat, and a friendly alligator who loves the blues) focus attention by pointing out the important parts on each page. Kids will learn to play chords and melodies, read music, and perform lots of songs in and engaging and fun way. Book 1 starts with how to hold the guitar, how to tune the strings and moves through to strumming chords, reading music notation, and playing lots of familiar songs. The included enhanced-CD includes great recordings of the music in the book to be played on your CD player or downloaded to your iPod® or other mp3 player. Play the same disc on your computer (Windows/Mac compatible) to instantly access an interactive guitar tuner, a digital guitar chord dicthe music in the book and can be played on your CD player or downloaded tionary, and play-along songs! Kids can see and hear the music, and even adjust the tempo of songs for practice or performance. Clever!