Adapted for young adults who want to teach themselves and using the same music and fundamentals included in the latest edition of Alfred's Basic Guitar Course, easy and user-friendly Study Guide pages have been added to introduce the music in this new edition of Alfred's Self-Teaching Basic Guitar Course. The Study Guide pages are almost like having a guitar teacher sitting beside you as you learn the skills needed to perform popular and familiar music. A CD is also included so you can hear how the music sounds. These two features assure that you will soon be playing the guitar like you have always wanted. Also, a DVD is available to give you the added advantage of video demonstrations of every lesson. The special pleasures only music can bring will be yours to enjoy for a lifetime.