As you learn to play this fingerstyle arrangement of While My guitar Gently Weeps, be sure to frequently return to the performance as a good reference point and guide.
This is the full fingerstyle guitar lesson for While Why Guitar Gently Weeps by The Beatles.
While My Guitar Gently Weeps was written by George Harrison in 1968 and appears on The Beatles iconic album ‘White Album’.
Harrison invited fellow guitarist Eric Clapton along to the session during the recording of While My Guitar Gently Weeps, and the overdubbed guitar solos you hear on the track were all played by him.
We’re going to learn a full fingerstyle arrangement of While My Guitar Gently Weeps in this lesson. This means that for the entire piece we’re going to be playing the chords, melody and the bass notes all at the same time. You may find it a little tricky at times as there’s so much going on. Hopefully you’ll get a lot out of this lesson.