(PRWEB) June 06, 2014
Beth starts off this easy beginner acoustic guitar lesson by briefly performing the song so you can hear how it sounds. Beth says that to be in the original key you need to use a capo on the third fret. Next Beth goes over the chords that are used for the song as follows; D, Em (E minor) and G. “There is only one chord progression and one strumming pattern for the whole song,” says Norman. Beth demonstrates the chord progression and strumming pattern as follows; chord progression; D, Em, G and D. Each chord is played for eight beats and the strumming pattern is; down, down, up, up, down, up and counted as; 1, 2, &, 3, 4, &. Finally Norman performs the song so that even the novice guitarist can play along with her. Complete guitar chord charts and guitar TAB’s are available for this easy beginner acoustic guitar lesson at SongTabs.com.
A Capo, short for capotasto, which is Italian for “head of fret board,” is a device used on the neck of a fretted instrument to shorten the playable length and raise the pitch.
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Started playing the guitar at the age of 15 and started her first band only after 3 months of playing. She put up her first YouTube tutorial video in 2009 and has gained 40,000 subscribers and over 8 million views and counting.
SongTabs.com is a great online resource for learning to easily play your favorite songs on the guitar. With several great instructors and a constant growing catalog of songs, everyone can learn to play there favorite songs.