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Your Song Guitar Lesson (Elton John) – Fingerstyle

Elton John







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66 bpm

This is the full fingerstyle guitar lesson for Your Song.

Your Song was written by Elton John and Bernie Taupin and it appears on Elton’s self-titled 1970s album. It’s no surprise that this is one of his best-known and loved songs out of the very many hits he’s had. The melody is truly beautiful, as are the lyrics, and the chords are so perfectly crafted. It’s no wonder it makes for a great fingerstyle arrangement.

Alright, let’s start learning how to play Your Song!

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Your Song (Performance)

As you learn to play this fingerstyle arrangement of Your Song, be sure to frequently return to the performance as a good reference point and guide.


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Your Song Guitar Lesson (Part 1)

OK, let’s get into the lesson. I wouldn’t say that this arrangement is highly advanced but it’s certainly no walk in the park and I wouldn’t recommend it to the beginner player. However if you’re around the intermediate mark and above then you should fine.

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Lesson (Part 2)

Hopefully you’re now OK with intro and verse, so let’s now move on and learn how to play the chorus.

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