As you learn to play this fingerstyle arrangement of Classical Gas, be sure to frequently return to the performance as a good reference point and guide.
This is the full guitar lesson for Classical Gas by Mason Williams.
Classical Gas was released in 1968 and is a 3 minute action-packed instrumental that holds nothing back – you barely have a second to breathe when playing it!
This one is pretty tricky to play up to speed but when slowed down it’s not so bad. Having said that, you really want to be at an intermediate level before having a go at it.
OK, let’s pick up our guitars and start learning Classical Gas!